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29 Aug 2019 16:30 GMT

Gerard, Jules (The Lion Killer)

Lion Hunting and Sporting Life in Algeria, with illustrations by Gustave Dore.

Adventures and exploits of famous hunters and travellers in India, Africa and America.

Published: Ward, Lock and Co, Warwick House, London, Circa 1890

Edition: First Illustrated Edition

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Heavy decorative red/black and gilt boards, with similar decoration and lettering to spine. All edges gilded. Ex school library prize award to front paste down.(1892).

School prize label to front paste down dated 1892. Half-Title. Frontispiece. Title. Preface by Jules Gerard. Contents. Introduction. xvi plus 354 pages text with 32 pages advertisements with thirty images and sketches.

Very clean copy.

  • Jacket Condition: As Published
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 18 X 12.5cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
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  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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