BIG GAME HUNTING IN HIMALAYAS & TIBET by Major G. BIG GAME HUNTING IN THE HIMALAYAS AND TIBET, 1st. Big Game Hunting in the Himalayas and Tibet, by Major G.Burrard, with sections by Col. Evans, Sir Otway Wheeler-Cuffe, and F. First edition hardcover, no dust jacket, published in 1925 by Herbert Jenkins, London. Originally issued in blue cloth, this volume has been beautifully rebound in marbled cloth and a leather spine.
Some pages are still uncut. Heavily illustrated with black-and-white photos and several maps, including fold-out maps. Rare first edition printed in the UK.
Some scattered foxing, but very good. Illustrated, plates, maps, some of them folding. One of the great classics of Asian mountain hunting. The book in original edition is very hard to find and expensive. A comprehensive work on big game shooting in the region.Each chapter combines the natural history of the game, the terrain where it will be encountered, and the author's own sporting adventures K. "One of the more interesting and informative descriptions of hunting in the world's highest mountain ranges" (Thomas). Hunting black bear, burrhel, gooral, ibex, Kashmir stag, leopard, markhor, oorial, ovis ammon, red bear, sambhur, thar, Tibetan antelope, etc. BURRARD Big Game Asia Hunting India Himalayas Tibet Ibex Sheep Leopards Bears" is in sale since Friday, August 30, 2019.
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