Man-Eaters of Kumaon. With an Introduction by Sir Maurice Hallett. Preface by Lord Linlithgow. Jim Corbett.
Man-Eaters of Kumaon. With an Introduction by Sir Maurice Hallett. Preface by Lord Linlithgow
Man-Eaters of Kumaon. With an Introduction by Sir Maurice Hallett. Preface by Lord Linlithgow

Man-Eaters of Kumaon. With an Introduction by Sir Maurice Hallett. Preface by Lord Linlithgow.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1946.

First American edition. Illustrated with 5 photos. xix, [i], 235, [3] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Yellow green cloth spine and grey cloth over boards, upper cover pictorial, endpapers illustrated with sketch map. Bookplate. Very good copy in very good dust jacket. Czech (Asian) p. 51; Reese, Narratives of Personal Experience 29. Item #314701

"Perhaps the most famous tiger hunting book in print, this work went through numerous editions in several languages, and continues to be popular today. Corbett describes his hunts after the Champwat man-eater, the Chowgargh tigers, the Powalgargh tiger, and other adventures" (Czech, Asia, p. 51).

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