West Africa: 1907-1914.
120 gelatin silver prints, full-page watercolor drawing, 18 pen-and-ink sketches, various newsclippings and ads pasted in, with manuscript notes and game record. 109 pp. of text, photos and drawings. 12-3/4 x 8 inches. Half reverse calf, later manuscript title label to spine. Binding a bit worn with a few gouges and stains, hinges reinforced, scattered offsetting and surface soiling to leaves, photographs toned Item #315577
A fine record of a West African hunting trip at the turn of the twentieth century, including photographs of the members of the party, landscape, and game bagged, as well as original drawings and entries by various contributors, along with a record of game. Including in part, at p. 8 a poem entitled "Thoughts on a houseboy, while trekking to Inwomboski"; Livingstone pp. 16-22; Chilanga pp. 25-30, with signature of German officer Lieut. Graetz who was on a cross Africa motor cross.
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