Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore. John V. Shehan.
Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore
Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore
Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore
Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore
Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore
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WITH MAPS, TYPESCRIPT ET AL LAID IN

Guide to Shikar on the Nilgiris by Big Bore.

Madras: S. P. C. K. Depot, 1924.

New edition. xix, [1], 269, [12] pp.; folding map half-title, Errata leaf, publisher's Advertisements. 12mo. WITH MAPS, TYPESCRIPT ET AL LAID IN. Modern quarter brown calf over marbled boards. Item #314733

with manuscript map, typescript map, and typescript memorandum loosely inserted

Major W. Curtiss's copy, with a signed typescript memorandum address to him from the District Forest Officer of the Nilgiris T.D. Aragh, Signed, with permission to occupy the Benne Bungalow from Wednesday the 17th Hjanuary to Monday the 23rd.
The typescript map shows the Ootacamund Hunt, and the manuscript map shows hunting areas in Mysore with notes and observations ("Not much Big Game seen"; "Undergrowth not too thick - Grass high"; "Game Abundant / Bison & Elephant / Difficult to stalk"; etc.). Czech, Asia, p. 26.

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