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Lion-Hunting In Somali-Land

By Melliss, C J, Captain




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Lion-Hunting in Somali-Land

MELLISS, Captain C. J

NY:: St. Martin's Press,. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Hardcover. 0312054637 . Part of The Peter Capstick Library series. First printing thus. Fine in a fine dust jacket. .

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Lion-Hunting in Somali-Land

Melliss, Captain C.J.

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. First edition thus, in this reprint series. Hardcover. A volume in 'The Peter Capstick Library' of hunting classics. With an Editor's Note by Peter Hathaway Capstick. A Fine, brand new copy in a Fine flawless dustjacket..

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Lion-Hunting in Somali-Land: Also, an Account of "Pigsticking" the African Wart Hog (Peter Capstick Library Series)

Melliss, Captain C.J.

New York: St Martins Pr, 1991. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 186pp. Tan boards, lightly sunned, corners just bumped. Tan pictorial dj, closed tear, spine lightly sunned, crease on flap; in mylar. First thus..

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Lion-Hunting in Somali-Land: Also, an Account of "Pigsticking" the African Wart Hog (Peter Capstick's Library)

Melliss, Captain C. J.

New York, NY: St Martins Press, 1991. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Thus. Complete number line from 1 to 10; reprint of an earlier publication; minor wear; previous owner's stamp on three locations in the book; otherwise a solid, clean copy with no marking or underlining; collectible condition; illustrated with a few black and white photographs..

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Lion-Hunting in Somali-Land [Lion Hunting in Somaliland] Also an Account of "Pigsticking" the African Warthog

Melliss, Captain C. J. (with a new introduction by Peter Hathaway Capstick)

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. Brand New in a Brand New dust jacket. NOT price clipped ($15.95). NO chips. NO tears. NO creases. A beautiful, pristine copy -- bright, shiny, clean, square, tight, and unmarked. Sharp corners. Obviously never read. lllustrated with 2 drawings by Cecil Aldin, including the frontispiece, and 6 full-page photographs by the author. Accounts of big game hunting in Africa by a British officer of the 9th Bombay Infantry. A volume in "The Peter Capstick Library" series. Reprint of the 1895 original edition, with a new 5-page introduction by Peter Hathaway Capstick. According to Capstick, "the Melliss book is mostly about lion hunting under rather hairy circumstances" but "certainly his adventures on foot with wounded warthogs are enough to raise the hackles of the armchair reader quite sufficently." Bound in the original brown boards, lettered in shiny gold on the spine. Complete with a pristine dust jacket.. First printing of the Capstick Edition. Hardcover. New/New. Illus. by Aldin, Cecil . 8vo. (xi), 186pp. Great Packaging, Fast Shipping.

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Price: $14.95