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The African Hunt., Askins, Colonel Charles.
1 Askins, Colonel Charles. The African Hunt.
The Stackpole Co. , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 1958 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. Hardcover. The author wrote this book to assist the sportsman with his plans for his African hunt. The book provides advice (as of 1958) as to guns and guides and costs and game; when to go and how long to stay; what to take and what to leave; the hazards and fun. Many photos of hunter's with their game. 189 pages. Previous owner's name and address is rubber stamped on first free end page and title page. No other names, marks or writing. Dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Sporting Journeys in Africa and Asia., Crowe, Philip K.
2 Crowe, Philip K. Sporting Journeys in Africa and Asia.
Barre Publishing, Massachusetts. 1966 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A First Edition in a limited edition of 2, 500. Price clipped dust jacket. Lime green cloth bound hardcover. Dust jacket and book are in Nearly Fine condition. The author, Philip Crowe went on many hunting and fishing expeditions in the mountains of Cashmir and Ceylon and the jungles of Africa and India. Her, in his book he relates to the reader a few of his many adventures. 183 pages plus 16 pages of photographs. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Ten Days on the Plains., Davies, Henry E. , edited by Paul Andrew Hutton.
3 Davies, Henry E. , edited by Paul Andrew Hutton. Ten Days on the Plains.
The Degolyer Library, Southern Methodist University Press, Dallas. 1985 0870742078 / 9780870742071 Facsimile of the 1871 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
A memento of a hunting expedition hosted by Lt. General Philip Sheridan to impress business and civic leaders with the role of the frontier army. The guide was "Buffalo Bill" Cody. Facsimiles of the original pages of a very rare book originally published in 1871, of which only 50 copies were made. 178 pages, map, notes, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Adventure of an Amateur Hunter in Africa., Eagle, John H.
4 Eagle, John H. Adventure of an Amateur Hunter in Africa.
The Chapple Publishing Co. , Ltd 1915 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
First Edition published in 1915. Hardcover. "Eagle had this volume privately printed based on his diary and recounting his trips to Africa in 1911 and 1913. On his first trip, he hunted in British East Africa in the Guaso Nyero region for lion, roan antelope, topi, sable antelope, rhino, buffalo, and a variety of other game. Near Lake Natron , he bagged oryx and cheetah. On his second trek, he hunted in northwestern Rhodesia. Near Kolomo, he took elephant and kudu, then shifted toward the Karue River after hippo, buffalo, sitatunga, and numerous other species of game. " Kenneth P Czech, An Annotated Bibliography of African Big Game Hunting..page 54. Photographs. Issued without a dust jacket. 410 pages. Previous owner name and inscription on first free end page. Small bookstore label on inside bottom left of rear cover. Some bumps and fraying of cloth on spine tips and corners. Book is straight and binding is tight. All photographs are present. Book is in very Good condition.; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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After Big Game in Central Africa., Foa, Edouard, F. R. G. S.
5 Foa, Edouard, F. R. G. S. After Big Game in Central Africa.
Briar Patch Press, Camden. 1987 Special Briar Patch Press Edition Full-Leather Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
This special edition is from the African Collection of the Briar Patch Press. Specially bound in all leather with gilded edges and gold titles on front and spine. The book is the records of a sportsman from August, 1894 to November, 1897 when crossing the Dark Continent from the mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo. Many illustrations. 326 pages. Very light soiling to the binding results in this book being graded as nearly Fine. No bookplates, names, writing, or marks. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 97.00 USD
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Stanley. an Adventurer Explored., Hall, Richard.
6 Hall, Richard. Stanley. an Adventurer Explored.
Houghton Mifflin Co. , Boston. 1975 0395194261 / 9780395194263 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
One of the most exciting travels in the history of exploration. Here is the story of Stanley's adventures before and during his search for Dr. Livingstone. Illustrations and maps. 400 pages, bibliography, index of persons, index of places. Very minor rubbing to spine of dust jacket. No names, writing, or marks. Dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Long Trek around the World with Camera and Rifle., Sutton, Richard L.
7 Sutton, Richard L. The Long Trek around the World with Camera and Rifle.
C. V. Mosby Co. , St Louis. 1930 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by the author and big game hunter, Richard L. Sutton. Book is referenced in Czech's Bibliography of Big Game Hunting, page 161. "The author and his son proceeded on a long journey to Tanganykia for a wide variety of game before heading to the hunting fields of southeast Asia". Inscribed and signed by the author (the author signs with his initials R. L. S. ) on the first free end page. 347 pages. 6 1/2 in. X 9 1/4 in. Over 200 vintage illustrations from photographs made by the author. Orange cloth hardback with gold titles on front and spine. Small 1/2 inch tear in cloth at bottom of spine. Some light foxing to the endpapers. Two unused 1947 three cent postage stamps have stuck to page 339 (inside margin area) . These were probably used as a book marker and they can be easily removed. No dust jacket. Book is in Near Fine condition.; 6 1/2 in. x 9 1/4 in. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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THE LONG TREK. Around the World with Camera and Rifle., Sutton, Richard L.
8 Sutton, Richard L. THE LONG TREK. Around the World with Camera and Rifle.
The C. V. Mosby Co. , St. Louis. 1930 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Book is referenced in Czech's Bibliography of Big Game Hunting, page 161. "The author and his son proceeded on a long journey to Tanganykia for a wide variety of game before heading to the hunting fields of southeast Asia". 347 pages. 6 1/2 in. X 9 1/4 in. Over 200 vintage illustrations from photographs made by the author. Orange cloth hardback with black titles on front and spine. Head of Giraffe in black on front cover. Book has light discoloration at front bottom of covers. Book is tightly bound, clean, no writing. Book is in Near Fine condition. ; 6 1/2 in. x 9 1/4 in.; 347. pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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An African Holiday., Sutton, Richard L. , M. D.
9 Sutton, Richard L. , M. D. An African Holiday.
The C. V. Mosby Co. , St. Louis. 1924 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
This is the author's first book, of several, highlighting his big game hunting adventures. Illustrated. 180 pages. 6 1/4 in. X 9 1/4 in. Book is referenced in Czech's Bibliography of Big Game Hunting, page 160. Blue cloth hardback with gold titles on front and spine. Head of Rhino in gold below the title on front cover. This book has a photograph of the author affixed to the back of the front cover. The photo is inscribed by the author '' For the Duchess - with all good wishes, Richard Sutton, '26''. The first free end page is also inscribed by the author and reads ''For the Duchess with - all good wishes from a Fat Tiger Hunter. Book has only very minor bumps to top and bottom of spine and corners. Book is square and tightly bound, clean text and no other writing. Book is in Near Fine condition. ; 6 1/4 in. x 9 in. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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