Sale 18BP01 | Lot 492

STIGAND, CHAUNCEY HUGH The Game of British East Africa.

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Lot 492
STIGAND, CHAUNCEY HUGH The Game of British East Africa.
London: Horace Cox, 1913. Second edition. Publisher's pictorial green faux crocodile. 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches (27 x 20.5 cm); xii, 310 pp., 8 pp. adverts., illustrated throughout. Some minimal wear to binding, an exceptionally clean copy overall; Together with STOCKLEY, V.M. (Colonel). Big Game Shooting in India, Burma, & Somaliland. London: Horace Cox, 1913. First edition. Publisher's pictorial green faux crocodile. 9 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches (25 x 17 cm); xii, 282 pp., [10] pp. ads. Minimal wear, name on front paper, generally an excellent copy.
On the second work, to quote Czech: "...includes chapters on stalking yak in Tibet, ibex in Kashmir, and a variety of deer species including sambur, barasingh, and spotted deer. There is also a chapter on pigsticking. The author was killed by a buffalo while hunting in Africa." Czech (Africa) p. 268. Czech (Africa) p. 204.


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Estimate: $400 - $600
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