Hunting the Elephant in Africa


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Hardcover. English. MacMillan, London. 1913, First. ISBN: n/a. 379 pages plus 4 pages of adverts for other Macmillan books, illustrated with black & white photos, folding chart, introduction by Theodore Roosevelt.

Fair condition in good red boards. First few pages are unfortunately water damaged fading from title page and almost gone at foreword, and which resumes at the last few pages.

Subtitle: And Other Recollections of Thirteen Years' Wanderings. One of the cornerstone books on elephant hunting. Czech Africa, p. 156: "A pre-eminent hunting title, this details Stigand's big game hunting efforts primarily in British East Africa, North Eastern Rhodesia, Nyasaland, and the Lado Enclave. He includes chapters on hunting rhinoceros, buffalo, and lion, but relates his encounters with elephant with particular verve . 'there is something so fascinating and absorbing about elephant hunting that those who have done much of it can seldom take any interest again in any other form of sport.'" Book No: 2501258


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Hunting the Elephant in Africa

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