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1868 "Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa" and Other Hunting Books

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Title and Author/Editor: Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa; with Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chase of the Gorilla, the Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus, and Other Animals (Paul B. Du Chaillu, 1868), Himalayan Journals: or, Notes of a Naturalist in Bengal, the Sikkim and Nepal Himalayas, the Khasia Mountains, etc. (Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, 1893), Big Game Hunting in the Himalayas and Tibet (Major G. Burrard), Ends of the Earth (Roy Chapman Andrews, 1929), Camels! (Daniel W. Streeter, 1927)
Genre: Hunting, Sports, Crafts and Hobbies, Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs
Illustrator: Various
Type of Illustration: Engraving, Fold-out Maps, Photographs
Binding: Cloth on board
Edition Statement: First Edition, Second Edition, Second Printing, Fourth Impression
Ex-Libris: Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa is an ex. Danbury Library book.
Number of Books: 5
Additional Notes: The author of Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa confirmed to outsiders the existence of the gorilla which is depicted on the two-page frontispiece.

Terms & Conditions

Condition

- missing map to one volume; wear to the covers with bumped corners, rubbed edges, soiling and fraying; chipping and tears to original dust jacket; tanning to text edges; writing to endpapers; price clipped; ex. lib. book; cracked hinges.

Dimensions

8.0" W x 8.75" H x 6.25" D

- measures group.

Item #

ITMG271196

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