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Auction #116 begins on 11 Jul 2024

Lord Wolverton

Five Months' Sport in Somali Land

Published: Chapman & Hall, London, 1898

Edition: First Edition

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Published by Chapman & Hall, London, 1894. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as issued). Illustrations from photographs by Colonel Paget (illustrator).

An account of Wolverton's hunting adventures in Somali Land, where he and Arthur Colonel Paget bagged lions, gazelles, crocodiles, and a variety of other animals. Beige cloth w/small lion illustration/lettering in gilt to front cover (unfortunately, the scan doesn't show them all that clearly), gilt spine lettering, 108 pages, 23 mainly full-page illustrations, folding map. This copy from the library of the Wellcome Inst with ink stamp to verso title page. Moderately soiled. Scarce.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good -
  • Overall Condition: Very Good -
  • Size: 8vo
  • Sold By: White Eagle Books
  • Contact Person: Andrew Saidi
  • Country: United Kingdom
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