Lot #42/01 The African Hunting Reprint Series .... A complete set of Twelve Volumes
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Lot #42/01 The African Hunting Reprint Series .... A complete set of Twelve Volumes vol. 1. A hunter’s life in South Africa vol. 1 by R. Gordon Cumming; vol. 2. A hunter’s life in South Africa vol. 2 by R. Gordon Cumming; vol. 3. The recollections of William Finaughty: elephant hunter, 1864-1875; vol. 4. African hunting by William Charles Baldwin; vol. 5. A hunter’s wanderings in Africa by Frederick Courteney Selous: vol. 6. Elephant hunting in east-Equatorial Africa by Arthur H. Neumann; vol. 7. Trekking the Great Thirst: sport and travel in the Kalahari Desert by Arnold W. Hodson; vol. 8. Hunting the African elephant in Africa and other recollections of thirteen years’ wanderings by Capt. C.H. Stigand; vol. 9. The wild sports of Southern Africa by Capt. William Cornwallis Harris; vol. 10. The African elephant and its hunters by Denis D. Lyell; vol. 11. The adventures of an elephant hunter by James Sutherland; vol. 12. Bonds of Africa by Owen Letcher. A full set of the twelve published volumes of these classics of African, mostly Southern African, hunting & exploration. Facsimile reprints in matching dust jackets, with fresh biographical details by James A. Casada. The dust jackets are all in all a bit scruffy, but the books are good & firm, with some browning or foxing. A nice gift for someone starting a collection. Bulawayo, Books of Zimbabwe, 1980 - 1995. 12 volumes. 8vo. Hardcovers in dust jackets. Various pagination. Illustrated with full-page or smaller engravings, photos, portraits, maps (some folding). Dust jackets rubbed, quite severely in some cases, particularly down the spines, volume #1 jacket torn down fold, foxing. Good. For the set sold as a collection Reserve price: R3750.00 bids welcome

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