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Goose Shooting

 Inventory ID: 000195

Goose Shooting - Cadman, Arthur

Unit Price  £40.00

Description:

Percival Marshall & Co, London, United Kingdom, 1963

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition, Percival Marshall & Co., London, 1963. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. THE SHOOTING TIMES LIBRARY, VOLUME 7.

 

 

£40.00


‘Mlimo - The Rise & Fall of the Matebele

 Inventory ID:  000113

‘Mlimo - The Rise & Fall of the Matebele - ‘Mziki (A A Campbell)

Unit Price  £30.00

Description:

Books of Rhodesia, London, United Kingdom, 1972

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

Books of Rhodesia., Bulawayo, 1972. Hard Back Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust

Jacket Condition: Good. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Reprint of the 1926 edition with

new publishers, introduction, map and illustrations.192 page .genealogy chart at the rear.Africa/Matabele History.

 

 

£30.00


New North *SIGNED*

Inventory ID: 000049

New North *SIGNED* - Cameron

Unit Price   £150.00

Description:

D. Appleton and Co, London, United Kingdom, 1909

Good, Hardcover 1st Edition

Appleton 1909.. VG book, no DJ. Bright book. FINE inside, SIGNED. Gilt lettered

green cloth. Pict front cover map of western Canada. 100+ b/w illustrations,

mostly in text. Illustrated by Illus from Author's photos. In 1908 the author,

journalist and suffragist, undertook a six month journey down the Mackenzie River,

accompanied by her niece. Together they are credited with being the first white

women to travel to the Canadian Arctic

 

 

£150.00


Practical Trapping of Vermin & Birds

 Inventory ID: 000080

Practical Trapping of Vermin & Birds - Carnegie, W

Unit Price  £20.00

ISBN: 0903270021

Description:

Tideline Books, London, United Kingdom, 1975

Very Good Very Good, Hardcover

Tideline Books, Rhyl, 1975 (1880). Cloth. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket

Condition: VG. 3rd Impression. 120pp. This book was first published in the 1880's

this being the third impression. It concerns the art of trapping successfully and is

reprinted in its entirety. To have changed or deleted any part of the book would

have destroyed the character and removed the atmosphere of the period from the

book. However, many of the traps described are now illegal and deservedly so -

modern and more humane traps are now available. This copy is sold in VG

condition in a VG unclipped protected dustwrapper.

 

£20.00


A Fortune through my fingers

 Inventory ID:  000111


A Fortune through my fingers - Carstens, Jack


Unit Price    SOLD 

Description:


London, United Kingdom, 1962


Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition


Cape Town, Timmins, 1962, First Edition., 1962. Near Fine++ hardcover in Near Very Good


dustjacket; yellow cloth, top edge slightly soiled, slight offsetting on front free endpaper, no inscriptions, 185 pages, 18 b/w plates. DJ edgeworn and chipped, a few short, closed tears.


 


 

£00.00


Spoor of Blood

Inventory ID: 000038

Spoor of Blood - Cattrick

Unit Price  £25.00

Description:

Howard Timmins, Cape Town, South Africa, 1959

Good, Hardcover 1st Edition

Cape Town: Howard Timmins, 1959., 1959. First edition (hardback). 8vo, 223pp.

Frontispiece and 17 plates. Original green cloth, no dustwrapper. Endpapers foxed,

text block beginning to brown, else the book is in good condition.

 

 

£25.00


On Safari - Big Game Hunting in British E Africa

Inventory ID:  000180

On Safari - Big Game Hunting in British East Africa - Chapman, Abel

Unit Price  £500.00

Description:

E. Caldwell

Edward Arnold, London, United Kingdom, 1908

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

Good condition red cloth rebound . Ex Brooklyn Public Library with usual markings.

8vo. 340 pgs with Index and 14 pg catalogue at end. Publisher: Edward Arnold,

London. Illustrator: With 170 Illustrations by the Author and E. Caldwell Sketch-

Maps and Photos

 

 

£500.00


Reminiscences of Johannesburg

Inventory ID:  000112

Reminiscences of Johannesburg - Cohen, Louis

Unit Price  £30.00

Description:

Africana Book Society, London, United Kingdom, 1976

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

Africana Book Society, Johannesburg, 1976. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket

Condition: Very Good. Africana Reprint Library Volume Seven. A facsimile reproduction of the 1924 edition.

 

 

£30.00


45 Years of Sport

Inventory ID: 000015

45 Years of Sport

Corballis, J H

Unit Price  £75.00

Description;

Richard Bentley & Son, London, United Kingdom, 1891

Very Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

RICHARD BENTLEY & SON, 1891. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First

Edition. VG copy in original decorative russian green cloth /gilt with a little rubbing

to the extremities. Gilt decorative title and gilt Fox motif on front cover and spine.

Neat Inscription for 1899. Covers Hunting and horses, Shooting, Deer-stalking,

Salmon and Trout fishing, Falconry and Golf. Last Chapter on Golf (17 pp). Page

fore-edges browned. x + 502pp. B/w Frontis and 5 other b/w plates. All Hinges

secure. Some light foxing and thumbing but overall very clean and tight. A Nice

copy

 

£75.00


Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Inventory ID: 000156

Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Corbett, Jim

Unit Price  £150.00

Description:

OUP 1945 (2nd Edition) ~ Rare Madras (Indian) Edition with additional chapter , London, United Kingdom, 1945

Good Poor, Hardcover 2nd Edition

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1945. Hard Cover. Oxford, 1945. Book Condition: Very

Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2nd Edition. In this 1945 edition, published a

year before the US/UK/Canada first editions, there is a special chapter with sample

photographs of Corbett's attempts on photographing wild tigers with a Bell &

Howell cine camera from 1928 to 1942, with a portrait of the author and other

photographs, the book is taller than the US edition, price printed as Rs.5, endpaper

maps. Printed and bound in India at the end of 2nd world war, and comes with a

colourful laser jacket. First published in India in 1944. The author's account of

his experiences in India hunting Man-Eating tigers. Introduction by M.G. Hallett.

Black and white photograph illustration. Dust jacket has been torn. Red boards

with a tiger illustration on the front board. Slight wear on board edges. Clean, tight

pages. Strong binding. No inscriptions.

 

£150.00


A Colony in the Making

Inventory ID: 000043

A Colony in the Making - Cranworth, Lord

Unit Price  £75.00

Description:

Macmillan, London, United Kingdom, 1912

Good, Hardcover 1st Edition

Macmillan, 1912. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 8vo. 352pp + index.

Large folding map of the East Africa Protectorate. Illustrated. Original cloth, spine

a little spotted, internally bright. More than good. An interesting and important

description of Kenya Colony a dozen or so years after its inception by one of its

founding fathers. "While primarily a description of British East Africa, the author

provides considerable information on big game, its location, methods of stalking,

and the game reserves. He lists rhinoceros, hippopotamus, and zebra as pests."

Czech African Big Game Hunting, p. 42:

 

 

£75.00


Completest Angling Book (complete with Slipcase)

Inventory ID: 000144

Completest Angling Book (complete with Slipcase) - Crowhall

Unit Price  £100.00

Description:

London, United Kingdom, 1970

Very Good, Hardcover

1970 Facsimile of 1881 Ltd Edition A lavish book in old English. A very unique

reproduction of an 1850's work by Freshet Press

 

 

£100.00


Lion Hunter

Inventory ID: 000028

Lion Hunter - Cumming, Roualeyn Gordon

Unit Price  £50.00

Description:

John Murray, London, United Kingdom, 1911

Good No Jacket, Hardcover

John Murray, London, 1911. Decorative Boards. Book Condition: Good +. New

Edition. Octavo. 497 pages, plus an 8 page publisher's catalogue at the rear. 16

plates. In original red cloth boards, blind-decorated and lettered in gilt to faded

spine - clean, tight copy.

 

 

£50.00


Big Game Hunting & Adventure

Inventory ID: 000046

Big Game Hunting & Adventure - Daly

Unit Price £200.00

Description:

Macmillan, London, United Kingdom, 1936

Good, Hardcover 1st Edition

Macmillan, London, 1936. Book Condition: Near Fine. First. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾"

tall. Daly was a popular professional hunter operating mainly in SUDAN and over

much of equatorial Africa - especially in Congo. He treats big game in general and

the big five separately. A memorable big game hunting book that should be

required reading of all hunters and by all collectors. Daly's work is often quoted by

other authors. Lovely copy in orig. pcitorial cloth (gilt lion on cover). Reflections on

forty years hunting across Africa, Daly was a popular professional hunter operating

mainly in SUDAN and over much of equatorial Africa - especially in Congo. He

treats big game in general and the big five separately. A memorable big game

hunting book that should be required reading of all hunters and by all collectors.

Daly's work is often quoted by other authors.

 

£200.00


Big Game Shooting on The Equator

Inventory ID: 000183

Big Game Shooting on The Equator - Dickinson, Francis Arthur

Unit Price  £400.00

Description:

The Bodley Head, London, United Kingdom, 1908

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

The Bodley Head, London, 1908. Book Condition: VG+. First. 276 pp, ill. Throughout

Eastern Africa. Hunting for all the big game animals in the region with comments on

the game on a species by species basis. A book often recommended by Theodore

Roosevelt in his Life Histories bibliography. VG+ copy of this scarce and sought

after work.

 

 

£400.00


The Real South America

Inventory ID: 000188

The Real South America - Domville Fife

Unit Price £25.00

Description:

George Routledge & Sons, London, United Kingdom, 1922

Good No Jacket, Hardcover

 

 

£25.00


Wonderland of Big Game

Inventory ID: 000100

Wonderland of Big Game - Dugmore

Unit Price £30.00

Description:

Arrowsmith, London, United Kingdom, 1925

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

Arrowsmith, London, 1925. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Quarto. 287pp,

illustrated, some foxing, bound in maroon cloth.

 

 

£30.00


Wild animals in Central India

Inventory ID: 000053

Wild animals in Central India - Dunbar Brander, A A

Unit Price  £50.00

Description:

Edward Arnold & Co, London, United Kingdom, 1927

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 2nd Edition

Edward Arnold & Co., 1927. 2nd Ed. xv + 296pp. + 16pp. publ. list. 19 ills. Some

light browning, original gilt lettered cloth, spine faded.

 

 

£50.00


Wild animals in Central India

Inventory ID:  000055

Wild animals in Central India - Dunbar Brander, A A

Unit Price  £25.00

Description:

Edward Arnold & Co, London, United Kingdom, 1927

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 2nd Edition

Edward Arnold & Co., 1927. 2nd Ed. xv + 296pp. + 16pp. publ. list. 19 ills. Some

light browning, rebound in maroon cloth, spine faded.

 

£25.00


Wanderings with a Shotgun

Inventory ID: 000056

Wanderings with a Shotgun - Durand, Edward

Unit Price  £30.00

Description:

Jarrolds, London, United Kingdom, 1942

Good No Jacket, Hardcover 1st Edition

 

 

£30.00


Hunter by Nature *SIGNED*

Inventory ID: 000061

Hunter by Nature *SIGNED* - Dyne

Unit Price £20.00

Description:

Reed, Auckland, New Zealand, 2004

Good No Jacket, Soft cover 1st Edition

Reed, Auckland, 2004. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" -

7¾" tall. Scarce title. Pictorial card covers, b&w illns. Tight and square, no marks.

 

£20.00


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