Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa. With notices of the native tribes, and anecdotes of the chase of the lion, elephant, hippopotamus, giraffe, rhinoceros, &c.

London: John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1850.

Price: $450.00


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Second edition. With frontispieces, engraved vignette title pages depicting the author in his kilt, 13 plates, one map. xv, 388, x, 370pp. Printed by W. Clowes. 2 vols. 8vo. Half contemporary morocco and marbled boards, minor staining in Vol. II`. Mendelssohn vol. I, pp.398-399; Czech, Africa, pp. 71-72 ("One of the classics of African big game hunting"); . Schwerdt IV, 25.

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