Item #14042 Wild Beasts and Their Ways: Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, and America BRIAR PATCH PRESS AFRICAN COLLECTION. Sir Samuel Baker.
Wild Beasts and Their Ways: Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, and America BRIAR PATCH PRESS AFRICAN COLLECTION

Wild Beasts and Their Ways: Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, and America BRIAR PATCH PRESS AFRICAN COLLECTION

Camden: Briar Patch Press, 1988.

Leather_bound. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". xxviii, 455pp. Rubbing, bumps, and light scuffing to covers, corners, and edges of blue leather over boards. Three raised bands to spine. Gilt stamping at spine and front cover is rubbed and faded in some spots. Spotting to all-edges gilt. Gold sewn-in silk ribbon appears to have been cut short. Foxing to endpapers. Faint musty smell to pages. Pages are free of marks and notation. Binding is sound.

ABOUT THIS BOOK:
This book contains a collection of Mr. Arthur Blayney Percival's observations during almost thirty years spent in an African Game Department. With many fascinating anecdotes and information on everything from the animals' habits to how to hunt them, this volume will appeal to those with an interest in hunting and African wildlife. Contents include: "Lion", "Lion: Habits", "Lion: Habits (continued)", "Lion Shooting", "'Galloping' Lion", "Lion Hunting", "Various Adventures", "Leopard", "Cheetah-Serval-Caracal", "Hunting Dogs", "Hyaenas", "Elephant", "Elephant (continued)", "Rhinoceros", "Rhinoceros (continued)", "Hippo", "Buffalo", "Buffalo (continued)", et cetera.(Publisher). Good. Item #14042

Price: $25.00