First British edition.
Publishers red cloth with gilt vignette of camels on cover.
Gilt title on the upper cover and spine. Gilt top page edges.
[xvi], 352 pages + 16 page publisher's catalogue.
Frontispiece with tissue-guard + 2 maps [1 large folding]
36 black & white photo-plates.
Stigand travelled through the unknown area of Rendile country
near Lake Stefanie. He passed through Samburr country, then on
to the Barta Steppe where he bagged topi, lion and buffalo.
While there are solid instances of sport, this title is primarily
valuable for its description of the terrain and native peoples encountered:
Czech (Dr. Kenneth) An Annotated Bibliography of African Big Game
Hunting Books 1785 - 1999, page 268 -269.
Recorded shipping weight 2000g.
Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.
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- Overall Condition: very good
- Size: 23 x 15 cm
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