Chapter 1: Africana - Hunting
found: 14 books

 
BALDWIN, WILLIAM CHARLES
African Hunting and Adventure from Natal to the Zambesi Including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &C. From 1852 to 1860
Richard Bentley, London. 1863, Second Edition. Hardcover. 451 pages (complete). A most clubbable copy. Fully bound in burgundy morocco. Marbled end papers, marbled paper trims. The front face has the emblem of 'The Temple School' stamped in gilt. The boards have gilt borders. The spine has five ridges. The boards are worn about all edges from shelving. They are scuffed, rubbed, a little marked. The spine is sunned and worn. It is secure and fit. The boards are steady and sound. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate showing previous ownership by Alpheus Fuller Williams, who for nearly fifty years worked with De Beers Diamond Company as a principal manager, in Kimberley. The plate illustrations is a drawing of the front of his house, Vergenoeg, in Muizenberg. The first free page has a previous owner signature, and a prize giving inscription (dated 1866). All illustration plates are present. Some are tinted. The contents are gently aging. They have rashes of mottling and foxing here and there. They are otherwise very certain, very confident, clean, clear, at times bold, at times evocative, gratifying and generous. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cfgl
USD 198.00 [Appr.: EURO 176.25 | £UK 152.5 | JP¥ 22159]

 
GESS, D W (EDITOR AND INTRO)
The African Hunting and Travel Journals of J B S Greathead 1884-1910
The Author. 2003, Limited. (ISBN: 0620351292). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 89 pages of introduction, 325 pages text (complete). Of a limited edition of 500 copies. An excellent copy. The matte dustjacket has very, very light scuffing. Otherwise it is handsome and very healthy. The boards are strong, serene, attractive. The content are immaculate. They are very bright, clean, clear, confident, generous, bountiful - as if new throughout. fk. As New/Very Good.
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Book number: cadi
USD 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 142.5 | £UK 123.25 | JP¥ 17907]
Keywords: 0620351292

 
GESS, D W (ED)
The African Hunting and Travel Journals of J B S Greathead 1884-1910
The Author. 2005, Limited. (ISBN: 0620351292). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 325 pages (complete). Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 500 copies. Inscribed to the cartographer, Anne Westoby (who drew the maps for this book) by the editor, David Gess (dated: 22/11/2005). A handsome copy. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj itself is tidy, neat, secure. The contents are most agreeable. The early and later pages have very mild handling and/or rubbing marks. The contents are smart, very healthy, in excellent condition. The pages are clean, clear, serene, confident, certain, generous. fk. Fine/Very Good. Signed.
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Book number: 69hw
USD 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 142.5 | £UK 123.25 | JP¥ 17907]
Keywords: 0620351292

 
HEMINGWAY, ERNEST
Green Hills of Africa
Jonathan Cape. 1954, 2nd Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 284 pages (complete). In general good condition. The dustjacket has wear, tear, marks and scuffing. It is intact and whole and sure. The green board covers are handsome and tidy. Inside, there is an ex-libris plate (Nicolaas Jacobus Benjamin De Wet) on the front paste-down and the owner's signature on the frontispage. The front and end papers have areas of tanning. The pages are comfortable, clear, relaxed, confident, clean and sure. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: avif
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 21.75 | JP¥ 3134]
Keywords: JPG~

 
IRWIN, TERRY
Memoirs of an African Hunter (Hunting Series, Volume 23 in Safari Press's Classics in African Hunting Series)
Safari Press Inc. USA. 1998, First Edition. (ISBN: 1571571108). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. As new. This copy is still shrink-wrapped (although the film is a little worn and torn). The book has been unopened. An excellent copy. fk. New/Near Fine.
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Book number: blzk
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 71.25 | £UK 61.75 | JP¥ 8953]
Keywords: 1571571108

 
IRWIN, TERRY
Memoirs of an African Hunter (Hunting Series, Volume 23 in Safari Press's Classics in African Hunting Series)
Safari Press Inc. USA. 1998. (ISBN: 1571571108). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. As new. The book is still shrinkwrapped (although this is worn and torn). The book has not been opened or unwrapped. An excellent copy. fk. New/Fine.
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Book number: blzu
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 71.25 | £UK 61.75 | JP¥ 8953]
Keywords: 1571571108

 
MELLON, JAMES ; ET AL
African Hunter
Cassell, London. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 030429666X). Hardcover. 522 pages (incomplete: pp: 213/214 ; 421/422 missing). Otherwise a resolutely handsome copy. The matte boards have light scuffing and wear. They are healthy and steady. The contents (aside from that mentioned above) are pleasing. They are clean, sound, hale, rigorously hearty, clear, certain, confident. Please note: due to the weight of this book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 74ic
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2798]
Keywords: 030429666X

 
MARSH, BRIAN
A Pioneering Hunter (Classics in African Hunting Series)
Safari Press, California. 2006, Limited. Hardcover. 244 pages (complete). Un-numbered copy of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Signed by Brian Marsh on the certification page. An excellent copy. The cloth boards are vigorously healthy. They are steady and very sure. The contents are in immaculate condition. They are fresh, bright, eager, very clean and clear, most confident and convivial - as if new throughout. fk. Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cgbj
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 75.75 | £UK 65.5 | JP¥ 9513]

 
MARSH, BRIAN
A Pioneering Hunter (Classics in African Hunting Series)
Safari Press, California. 2006, Limited. Hardcover. 244 pages (complete). Un-numbered copy of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Signed by Brian Marsh on the certification page. An excellent copy. The cloth boards are vigorously healthy. They are steady and very sure. The contents are in immaculate condition. They are fresh, bright, eager, very clean and clear, most confident and convivial - as if new throughout. fk. Fine/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: cgch
USD 98.00 [Appr.: EURO 87.25 | £UK 75.5 | JP¥ 10968]

 
MAUGHAM, R C F
Wild Game in Zambezia
John Murray, London. 1914, First Edition. Hardcover. 375 pages (complete). A much owned copy of Reginald Maugham's well regarded book about hunting, conservation and the place of wild-life in the environment. The boards are much worn about all edges and seams and corners. They have scuffing, marks. Nonethless, they are pleasingly hale. Within, there is some mild aging and user wear. The illustrations are fresh and clear. The pages are clean, confident, healthy and hearty. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bzsu
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 106.75 | £UK 92.5 | JP¥ 13430]

 
MELLON, JAMES
African Hunter
Safari Press. 1975, Reprint. Softcover. The glossy wraps are slightly shelf rubbed. The pages are some what tanned. Internally clean and tightly bounded. This tall heavy book is complete with 522 pages. A reprint. [B.K.]. Very Good.
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Book number: opma
USD 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 71.25 | £UK 61.75 | JP¥ 8953]

 
PRETORIUS, MAJOR P J ; FOURIE, JOANITA (ED)
Jungle Man : Mtando Batho - Hunter and Adventurer
Dream Africa Production and Publishing, Bela-Bela, South Africa. 2013, First Edition. (ISBN: 0992178363). Hardcover. 635 pages (complete). A most agreeable copy. The boards are very sound, excessively healthy! The contents are very tight, very clean, very clear, very fresh - as if brand new throughout! fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccao
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 75.75 | £UK 65.5 | JP¥ 9513]
Keywords: 0992178363

 
STIGAND, CAPTAIN C.H.
Hunting the Elephant in Africa and Other Recollections of Thirteen Years Wandering (African Hunting Reprint Library)
Books of Zimbabwe, Bulawayo. 1989, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0869202502). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 379 pages (complete). A very smart modern facsimile reprint of the 1913 edition from Books of Zimbabwe. The dustjacket is in good, healthy condition. There is some very light shelving wear and surface rubbing. The boards and the gilt emblem are handsome and fresh. Inside, the frontispage has a gift inscription. The pages are tight, very clean and clear, confident and appealing - as if unread throughout. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: aylk
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 62.5 | £UK 54 | JP¥ 7834]
Keywords: JPG~ 0869202502

 
TAYLOR, JOHN ; SMITH, E STANLEY (ILLUS)
African Rifles & Cartridges : The Experiences and Opinions of a Professionanl Ivor Hunter with Some Thirty Years of Continuous Living in the African Bush - Who Has Used All of the Various Calibers and Most the Suitable Cartridges, and with Them Killed the Many Species of Big Game Found on the Continent of Africa (Facsimile Edition)
Media Publications (Pty) Ltd. Sandton. 1990, Special Edition. (ISBN: 0958308012). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 431 pages (complete). A facsimile edition of the 1948 edition. In immaculate condition. Curiously, but satisfyingly, the book is covered in burgundy velvet. Titling is in gilt. The cover and titling are very neat and smart. There is a cloth bookmarker attached. Inside, the contents are in excellent condition. They are very clean, very clear, very fresh and bright - as if new throughout. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: awao
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]
Keywords: JPG~ 0958308012

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