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23 Jan 2020 16:30 GMT

Rohwer (Rolf)

CAMPFIRE TALES (Limited edition signed by his wife)

Stories from the life of a professional hunter in Zambia and Tanzania

Published: Safari Press, Long Beach, CA., 2012

Edition: First Edition

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First edition: 392 pages, coloured frontispiece, numerous colour and black and white photographs, green pictorial cloth titled gilt on the upper cover and spine, a fine copy housed in a matching green slipcase.

The limitations page reads: One thousand copies have been printed. This numbered and signed edition is the seventy-first book in the Classics in African Hunting Series. This is copy number 321 signed by the author's wife.

Professional hunter and safari operator Rolf Rohwer died suddenly of a heart attack in his hotel room in Reno the morning of January 25, 2008. Rohwer was well known in the international hunting community as a conservationist and highly ethical safari operator. He was one of the founding members of the International Professional Hunters Association and the Professional Hunters Association of Zambia, as well as a respected member of the African Professional Hunters Association. In addition to more than 30 years as an African hunter and wildlife manager, Rohwer was also a wildlife biologist.

  • Overall Condition: A Fine Copy
  • Size: 8vo (240 x 160 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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  • Trade Associations: ABA - ILAB, SABDA

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