EXPLORATION AND HUNTING IN CENTRAL AFRICA 1895-96. Gibbons Major A. S. H.

EXPLORATION AND HUNTING IN CENTRAL AFRICA 1895-96

Methuen & Co. 1898 London, 1st edn, 397pp, many illus, fold-out map, 38pp of advertisements. Delightfully rebound copy in full leather, 5 raised bands on spine, gilt stamping on spine and front cover, contrasting spine labels, condition fine. Binding is superb indeed. Item #001160

From the list of contents: "Charged by a wounded lioness, Charged by wounded bull buffalo, Large herd of sable." Much of the hunting takes place along the Zambezi River in Zambia. An interesting account and a scarce book. Frontis piece show the author with a mustache the size of a pair of buffalo horns!

Price: $1,100.00