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Stigand, Capt. C.H.
The Game of British East Africa.
Horace Cox London First Edition 1909 - Quarto; xp,[2],310,[8]. 74 illustrations, complete. Original green faux crocodile skin cloth boards with gilt lettering to upper board and spine. The corners are worn, spine ends also, minr wear extremeties, endpaper joints are intact. Minor spotting preliminaries. A G-Nr VG copy of this classic work of African hunting. "A handsome volume that examines wild game, its habitat, and spoor within Kenya, Uganda, and the eastern Congo regions. Stigand observes game traits on the plains, and in the bush and forested areas, detailing animal movements, coloration, and even preservation of game. There are interesting chapters comparing hunting big game to shooting, and also on stalking". - Czech, p156. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Neil Summersgill Ltd ABA,PBFA,ILAB.
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