Safari Press Inc. 1991 Long Beach, 1st edn, 367pp, illus in color and b&w, ltd to 1000, signed, numbered, & slipcased copies. Fine in fine slipcase. This is the hardest of all Sanchez books to get in the Safari Press Country Series and in fact the first time we have offered this title as a single volume for sale in a long time. Condition of book/slipcase absolutately as NEW. Item #002454
The first volume in Safari Press's African Country Series is the finest selection of hunting stories ever compiled on that great East African game country--Tanzania. An incredible lineup of authors includes: Akeley, Askins, Barrett, Blixen, Blunt, Boddington, van der Broecke, Burger, Chalmers, Clark, Colburn, Crites, Cron, Cullen, Duckworth, von Eckhardt, Hibben, Holman, Hunter, Ionides, Keith, Klein, Koenig, Lake, Leigh, MacQueen, McElroy, Mellon, O'Connor, Page, Pretorius, Reid, Romero, Ruark, Rushby, Sanchez, Siedentopf, Sutherland, Szechenyi, Willoughby, and Witter. This book covers hunting big-game in Tanzania from north to south and east to west in a time span of over 100 years. Tony Sanchez-Arino has carefully selected all the stories to give a complete view of hunting in Tanzania, and each book is signed by Sanchez and limited to 1,000 numbered copies. Each book has elaborate gilt stamping on the covers, is slipcased, printed on acid-free paper, Smyth sewn, bound in grade-A cloth, and features a ribbon marker. Illustrated with the original artwork of Alan James Robinson.