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Taylor, John [Pondoro]

AFRICAN RIFLES & CARTRIDGES:

the experiences and opinions of a professional ivory hunter with some thirty years of continuous living in the African bush, who has used all of the various calibers and most of the suitable cartridges, and with them killed many species of big game found on the continent of Africa; drawings by E. Stanley Smith

Published: Media House, Johannesburg, 1990

Edition: Facsimile edition

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 xiv, 431 pages: illustrations, frontispiece. Plush cloth with gilding. Ribbon marker. Originally published in 1948.                                                                                       

Reprint of a classic title on choosing the best rifles and cartridges for hunting in Africa. Taylor was a professional hunter with thirty years of experience.  Regarded as one of the best references on big bore rifles, it covers both bolt action and double-barrelled rifles.

  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 23 x 16 cm
  • Sold By: Select Books
  • Contact Person: David McLennan
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 021-4246955
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Credit card; EFT
  • Trade Associations: SABDA


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