Big Game Hunting And Adventure 1897 – 1936..
Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with gilt block on front board. A little wear to extremities but otherwise a very good copy.
Macmillan and Co., Limited, St. Martin's Street.,
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.5 x 8 inches. xi + [i] + 322 +  pp. publisher's advertisements.
Illustrated by 8 black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece.
During a long shooting career in Africa, the author laid waste a great number of game, including elephants, lions, buffalo, rhinoceros and gorillas. He also describes his travels including 'Trouble with the French' in the Congo. At the end are chapters on equipment and shooting, the ancient ruins of Rhodesia and the seasonal or sand rivers of Africa. A scarce title.
[Stock No. 25132]