BIG GAME HUNTING IN BRITISH EAST AFRICA WITH STUDIES OF BIRD- LIFE. A prolific sporting author, Chapman combined fluid writing style with his exciting experiences hunting in British East Africa. He followed the Uganda Railway, with hunting excursions toward Lake Elementeita and also westward to the Enderit River and along Lake Nakuru. On a 1904 hunt, Chapman describes his trek across the Athi Plains.
There are plentiful hunting experiences including lion, waterbuck, rhino, elephant, gazelle, eland, kudu, and buffalo. The illustrations are plentiful and come from photographs and the talented pen of Edmund Caldwell.Czech, Bibliography of African Big Game Hunting Books. Xvi + 340 pp + tissue guarded frontis + 33 plates + numerous text illustrations + 18 pp publisher's adverts. Good condition, cloth worn and chipped, with splits on rear hinge and at ends of spine. Front hinge cracked, bookplate on front pastedown and gift inscription on ffep.
Missing the photo plate facing p. Pages clean and tidy, no tears, foxing etc.
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