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Brocklehurst, Capt. H.C

Game Animals of the Sudan - First Edition

A Handbook for Hunters and Naturalists

Published: Gurney and Jackson, 33 Paternoister Row, London, 1931

Edition: First Edition

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"Read all you can about the animals you intend to hunt", writes Brocklehurst in his author's note. He ably describes all manner of big game, presenting them in alphabetical order from addax to Grant's zebra. The text is beautifully complemented by W.H.Riddell's coloured plates, and life size silhouettes of spoor. Included is a six page chapter titled "On Killing Elephant" by W.D.M.Bell.

8vo.xix + 170 pages. Coloured Frontispiece + 11 coloured plates, printed tissue guards + 14 black and white plates + text illustrations. and folding map. Artists include H.R. Millais, W.D.M.Bell and F.Wallace.

Tan cloth, gilt has been erased from upper board. No Dustcover.

SOURCE: CZECH. Pages 35-36.

Very clean copy.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 23.5 x 16 cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Email: info@qwbooks.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01743 361772
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Paypal-Cheques-Direct Transfer to UK Bank.
  • Trade Associations: SABDA


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