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Walmsley, Leo

Flying and Sport in East Africa

Published: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1920

Edition: First Edition

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Walmsley flew for the British during the East African Campaign of World War I, including flights around the Mt. Kilimanjaro region, Rufiji, and Lake Nyasa. When not gallivanting through the clouds, he took time to hunt lion and elephant near Lake Nyassa, and also gazelle and eland (Czech, p. 293). Original blue cloth with black titles. Spine ends a little frayed, and marking and rubbing to rear cover. Original endpapers are well age-tanned. Colored frontispiece, photo plates, and map plates. 

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good plus
  • Size: octavo
  • Sold By: Classic Arms Books
  • Contact Person: Ken Czech
  • Country: United States
  • Email: classbk@cloudnet.com
  • Telephone: 320-255-1870
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