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Elmer Keith's Big Game Hunting

by Keith, Elmer

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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$125.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1954. Second Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG to vg+. 1954 Edition. America's noted guide/hunter/gun expert shares his knowledge of hunting and equipment, his insight and the fruits of his many exciting adventures while going after all North America's big game. Blank former owner bookplate inside front cover. Near fine in vg+ dj.
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A Shooting Trip to Kamchatka

by Demidoff, E.

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Published
1904
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$6,000.00

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London England: Rowland Ward, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 302 pp, 113 illustrations, 5 photogravures, 2 folding colored maps of which one is a folding pullout map in rear pocket. Original zebra endpapers. The last (of three) books authored by the noted Central Asian sheep hunter. Deals with bears and Snow Sheep on the Russian Kamchatkan Peninsula.… Read more
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$6,000.00
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The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon

by Corbett, Jim

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Published
1955
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, 2nd Prtg
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$135.00

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NY and London: Oxford Univ Press, 1955. First Edition, 2nd Prtg. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. 197 pp, ill, end paper maps. Stories of hunting man-eating and other denizens of the Indian jungles. Corbett is among the most popular of all authors who wrote about tiger hunting. Near fine in vg+ dj.
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$135.00
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The Wanderings of an Elephant Hunter

by Bell, WDM

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Published
1923
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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$1,500.00

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London: Country Life, 1923. First. Hardcover. Near Fine. 187 pages of sheer reading enjoyment. Elephant hunting in the good old days when it was good. A fine copy in original paper boards over cloth spine. There is no wear at spine tips and the boards are in nice shape. The original label is sharp and nice as is… Read more
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$1,500.00
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Hunting Trails on Three Continents

by Grinnell, George Bird

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Published
1933
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited to 250 Copies
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$2,000.00

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NY: Derrydale Press, 1933. First Limited to 250 Copies. Hardcover. Fine. 302 pp. Sixth book of the Boone & Crockett club. One of the few B&C books that has worldwide hunting. Giant sable antelope by Curtis, ibex & Marco Polo sheep hunting, more on Africa incl. Taps for the Great Selous by Burnham. Scarcest of all B&C items… Read more
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$2,000.00
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The Rifle in Cashmere

by Brinckman, A.

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Published
1862
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$2,500.00

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London: Smith Elder and Co, 1862. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+. 244 pp, ill. An exceptionally rare work. Shooting expeditions in Ladak, Cashmere, Punjaub, etc. with advice on travelling, shooting and stalking. We have had only 6 copies in 49 years!. Very good reading book about hunting mountain game in areas still difficult to reach. Foxing mainly on endsheets.… Read more
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$2,500.00
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Across the Roof of the World

by Etherton, P T.

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Published
1911
Condition
VG+
Edition
First American
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$1,500.00

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NY: Stokes, 1911. First American. Orig Pictorial Cloth. VG+. 1954 Edition. A record of sport and travel through Kashmir, Gilgit, Hunza, the Pamirs, Chinese Turkestan, Mongolia and Siberia. 437 pp, ill. Large folding map in rear. Excellent and rare item on Asian sheep hunting as well as travel and exploration. A popular title and long respected. VG+ in… Read more
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The Big Game of Africa

by Tjader, R.

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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$350.00

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New York & London: D Appleton, 1910. First. Hardcover. Near Fine. 364 pp, ill. Through East Africa's best shooting grounds. Elephant, lion, rhino and buffalo. A gemsbuck was named after Tjader in honor of his contribution to hunting knowledge. Tjader made three long, eminently successful trips to British and German East Africa and Uganda. The book deals with… Read more
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The Best of Sheep Hunting

by Batten, John

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
Special Edition Printed for FNAWS
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$100.00

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Clinton, NJ: Amwell Press, 1981. Special Edition Printed for FNAWS. Hardcover. Fine. FNAWS Ed.. 596 pp, profuse ill. Worldwide sheep hunting with the noted John Batten (author of several other popular hunting titles) along with a chapter on rifles as Batten was a noted and knowledgeable firearms collector. This is the special edition issued for FNAWS (Foundation for… Read more
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$100.00
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The Tiger Roars

by Anderson, Kenneth

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American
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$120.00

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NY: Weybright & Talley, 1967. First American. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. 219 pp, ill. The sixth - and some say the best - of all Anderson titles. The noted author (who's been compared to Corbett) provides more than a fair share of thrills and excitement in this popular title. Fine in vg+ dj.
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Bell of Africa

by Bell, WDM

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Published
1960
Condition
VG+ to near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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London: Neville Spearman, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+ to near Fine/VG+ to Near Fine. 236 pp, ill. True first ed of Bell's last book compiled from his notes by his lifelong friend, Col. Townsend Whelen. Very good reading biography. VG+ to near fine in like dj.
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African Adventure

by Ker, Donald

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Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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$150.00

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PA: Stackpole, 1957. First. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. 248 pp, ill. African big game hunting with the founder of the famous Safari company that (to this date) bears his name. Part 1: Ker's own hunting experiences. Part 2: experiences with some of Ker's better known clients. Near fine in vg+ dj.
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The Man Whom Women Loved

by Aschan, U.

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American
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$75.00

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New York: St Martins Press, 1987. First American. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The Life of Bror Blixen. 237p, ill. The archtype of the great white hunter. He was the professional hunter model for Hemingway in The Short Happy Life and Gregory Peck played Blixen in The Macomber Affair. Blix could outwalk, outshoot, and outdrink anyone on safari which still… Read more
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African Adventures

by Patterson, F.

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Published
1928
Condition
VG+
Edition
First
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$175.00

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NY: GP Putnam's Sons, 1928. First. Hardcover. VG+. 83 pp, ill, photographic end papers. Lions and more lions, plus elephants and rhino. One of the few books to have a photo of Denys Finch-Hatton. Popular title, sought after because of the Finch-Hatton connection. VG+ copy in orig red cloth with gold lion on front. And with a… Read more
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Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous D S O.

by Millais, John G.

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Published
1919
Condition
VG+
Edition
First
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$600.00

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London: Longmans Green, 1919. First. Hardcover. VG+. 387 pp, ill. Biography of one of the greatest hunters of all time by a man who was himself a noted hunter/author/artist. Contains much information not found in Selous' own books. Early editions of this title are hard to come by and a true first is a true prize. Former owner's… Read more
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$600.00
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A Game Ranger's Notebook

by Percival, A Blayney

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American
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$300.00

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NY: George H Doran Company, 1927. First American. Hardcover. Fine. 1st American ed. 374 pp, ill, fold out map. Percival was a member of the Kenya Game Dept for 23 years. His chapters on lions and elephants are excellent. Also info on stalking, tracking, photography. Ill. from photos by the author and Mrs. Martin Johnson. A fine copy… Read more
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Safari

by Bull, Bartle

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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NY: Viking Press, 1988. First. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A Chronicle of Adventure. 383 pp, profuse ill. The first history of the great safaris. 150 years of the ultimate adventures. A vivid and original account and great reading. Fine in like dj.
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Sashino

by Siemel, S.

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Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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$175.00

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New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1965. First. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Exciting adventures of a boy's pursuit of jaguars in the jungles of Brazil. Author is son of the famous jaguar hunter who wrote Tigrero. 165 pp. ill. One of the best books on the subject of hunting jaguars throughout the Matto Grosso jungles of South America. Near fine in… Read more
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Yankee in Africa

by Morse, Ira H. & Julie B.

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Published
1936
Condition
VG+
Edition
First
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$265.00

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Boston Ma: Stratford Company, 1936. First. Hardcover. VG+/VG. 297 pp, ill. The noted hunters and founders of the Morse Big Game Museum in Warren NH write about their long, 7 month safari in Kenya, East Africa much of it with noted professional hunter Leslie Tarlton, and another long safari in Tanzania (seven months on safari). VG to vg+,… Read more
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The Mighty Nimrod

by Taylor, Steven

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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$300.00

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London: Collins, 1989. First. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A life of Frederick Courteney Selous- African Hunter and Adventurer 1851-1917. Considered one of the two best (Along with Millais' Life of F C Selous) biographies on Selous. 312 pp. Ill., end paper maps. Fine in fine dj. A sought after item.
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