BIG GAME HUNTING, SPORT IN AFRICA, ADVENTURE: 22 TITLES. Jambo Effendi: Seven Years with the King's African Rifle s. 8 1/4" x 5 3/8", 224, (14)pp. 1 color (frontispiece) reproduction, drawings within the text by Sheila Rogers; cloth (some fading to either cover, occasional marginal pencil annotations), dust jacket (slightest wear only). Inscribed and signed by Grahame on the title-page.The Man-Eaters of Tsavo, and Other African Adventures. 8 1/2" x 5 1/2", xx, 346, (3)pp. Approximately 115 black/white reproductions; cloth, the front cover and spine gilt, top edge gilt; an approximately fine copy. Reprint of the 1907 first edition.
In the Grip of the Nyika: Further Adventures in British East Africa. 8 3/8" x 5 3/8", 389, (5)pp. Approximately 105 black/white reproductions, 9 maps within the text; cloth, the front cover and spine gilt covers a little marked and dulled, slight wear to the cover extremities, the upper outer corner of the front cover just bumped, 1/8 splits at either spine end, first recto and final verso darkened, brief inscription (Christmas 1909) on the first (blank) recto. New York: Harper and Bros. 8 3/8" x 5 5/8", xvi, 263, (16)pp.
31 black/white reproductions; cloth (slight wear to covers, four consecutive leaves each with a corner crease), dust jacket a piece missing at either spine end, small pieces missing along the edges, which bear old tape repairs (internal, external). White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris. New York: Henry Holt, 1999.
9 1/4" x 6 1/8", (ii), x, 468pp. Approximately 100 black/white reproductions; cloth-backed boards (pencil annotations on the rear pastedown endpaper, occasional pencil annotations within the text), dust jacket (slightest wear). Pondoro: Last of the Ivory Hunters. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955.
9" x 6", xxviii, 354, (9)pp. 29 black/white reproductions; cloth-backed boards slight wear to covers, the final (blank) leaf and the rear pastedown endpaper profusely annotated in ink, dust jacket (the detached rear flap repaired with tape, short tears elsewhere, some darkening).
The Prince of Wales's Sport in India. 10" x 7 1/4", xxxii, 284, (109)pp. + 2 folding plates, approximately 135 black/white reproductions; blue cloth (covers and spine severely stained). The Wheel of Life: A Life of Safaris and Romance.
Long Beach, CA: Safari Press, 2002. 9" x 6", x, 306, (24)pp. 66 black/white reproductions, illustrations within the text by Harry Claassens; cloth, dust jacket. The End of the Game. New York: Viking Press, 1965.Black/white reproductions of the author's photographs throughout; cloth (slightest wear to covers; the 3/4"-square stain on the lower edge of the volume does not extend to the contents), dust jacket (two 1/4"-square pieces missing from the crown of the spine, an internal tape repair there). Georgetown, SC: Small Arms Technical Publishing, 1948. 9 3/8" x 6 1/4", xvi, 431, (55)pp. 26 black/white annotated reproductions, numerous figures within the text after drawings by E. Stanley Smith; cloth (slight wear to covers), dust jacket missing pieces, torn, the upper and lower edges mended (internally, externally) with tape. A Samworth Book on Firearms. Sport and Travel in East Africa: An Account of Two Visits 1928 and 1930. 8 5/8" x 5 3/8", xii, 273, (49)pp. + 3 folding maps; cloth (covers a little soiled). Safari: A Saga of the African Blue. 9 1/4" x 6 1/4", x, 294, (64)pp, 66 black/white reproductions; cloth (covers slightly worn, spine just faded), one hors texte plate sprung, 1/2 diagonal tear to the title-leaf, the upper outer corner of one leaf brittle, owner's name and date (1928) penciled on the (blank) recto of the frontispiece. Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing, 1923. 8" x 5 1/4", xviii, 267, (8)pp. 7 black/white reproductions, 6 figures within the text; cloth (slight wear to covers, spine a little darkened, frontispiece and title-leaf foxed). Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D. 8 5/8" x 5 1/2", xiv, 387, (33)pp. 16 black/white reproductions; cloth (slight wear and soiling to covers, the spine just darkened, intermittent light foxing, a long corner crease to the front blank and the half-title leaf, this visible on the other six preliminary leaves; re-cased copy, with new endpapers).
8 3/4" x 5 1/2", xvi, 254, (68)pp. + 1 folding map, 77 black/white reproductions; publisher's cloth slight wear to covers, the spine darkened a little, a brief inscription (1930) on the first (blank) recto.Hunting Big Game with Dogs in Africa. Columbus, MS: Becktold Printing and Book Manufacturing (printer), 1924. 8 7/8" x 6", 215, (30)pp. 16 black/white reproductions; cloth slight wear to covers, some small stains to the fore-edge, inscription (1926) on the inside front cover. Hunting and Shooting in Ceylon.
8 7/8" x 6 1/8", xxiv, 365, (73)pp. + 1 folding map; cloth, the front cover and spine gilt lower half of the front cover faintly splash-marked, the rear cover slightly marked and slightly rubbed, some soiling and darkening to edges, two leaves roughly opened, three consecutive leaves each with a corner crease, the half-title foxed, intermittent light foxing, owner's name on the first (blank) recto. Big Game and Big Life. 9 3/4" x 8 1/8", xii, 242, (132)pp.
Approximately 170 black/white reproductions; cloth slight wear to covers, the spine just darkened, owner's small book label on the inside front cover, a second owner's name and date (1930) there as well. Cunninghame Graham's Foreword is dated September 1925.
9 1/2" x 7 3/8", 192pp. Approximately 50 black/white reproductions; cloth, dust jacket (slightest wear to jacket). Safari: A Chronicle of Adventure.
10 5/8" x 8 1/2", 383pp. Color and black/white reproductions throughout; cloth (slightest wear to covers, intermittent pencil annotations, the inside rear cover and the facing verso annotated in pencil), dust jacket (3" x 1 1/2" piece missing from the upper outer corner of the front panel, several scratches to the rear panel). Inscribed, signed ("Bartle") and dated Feb. 2004 by the author on the title-page. African Game-Lands: A Graphic Itinerary in Kenya and Along the Livingstone Trail in Tanganyika, Belgian Congo, and Angola 1929.Missoula, MT: Boone and Crockett Club, 1995. 11" x 8 3/8", xxxii, 196pp. Approximately 100 black/white reproductions; cloth, dust jacket (slightest wear to latter). New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975.
11 3/4" x 8 7/8", xx, 522pp. Black/white reproductions throughout, contributions by F. Ryan, George Adamson and others; cloth offsetting of the dust jacket to the uppermost and lowermost 1/2 of either cover (probably, from water), occasional pencil annotations, dust jacket (missing numerous small pieces along the upper and lower edge of either panel, missing small pieces at either fold). The item "BIG GAME HUNTING, SPORT IN AFRICA, ADVENTURE 22 TITLES" is in sale since Friday, March 3, 2017.
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