W. D. M. Bell

Karamojo Safari

with an introduction by Negley Farson.

Published: Victor Gollancz, London, 1949

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. Scarce first [London] edition 1949.

Green cloth covers.

Red title to spine.

288 pages.

Name on inside endpaper.

Sporadic spotting/foxing.

"Bell first arrived in Africa in 1897 and was renowned as

an elephant hunter, particularly in the Karamojo region

northeast of Lake Victoria. This book describes his fourth

safari into the region. Crossing the River Turkwel, he pursued

elephant near the Dabasien Mountains, through Karamojo,

then continued into the bush and swamp country west of

Lake Rudolf. One of the best of the more modern big game

hunting title [Czech. An Annotated Bibliography of African

Big Game Hunting Books 1785 to 1950, p.16]."

Recorded shipping weight 1000g.

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  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 25.5 x 15.5 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
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