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Auction #113 begins on 29 Feb 2024

Boyes (John)


With a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Lord Cranworth

Published: East Africa Ltd., London, 1928

Edition: First Edition

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First edition. 318 pages, map as frontispiece, 36 illustrations, light foxing on the title page, original brown cloth titled gilt on the spine, a very good copy.

 Czech (Kenneth) Bibliography of African Big Game Hunting Books 1785 -1999, page 33: Boyes recounts his adventures in East Africa particularly hunting elephant in the Lado Enclave, and on safari with W.N. McMillan and C.W.L. Bulpett neat the Donyo Sabuk for lion and rhino. There are additional excursions to Kikuyu land and Abyssinia.

  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 8vo (220 x 150 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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