Sale 21JJ01 | Lot 16

[AFRICA-HUNTING] BISSELL, ALFRED E. Hunting in East Africa 1925-1926.

Catalogue: Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson
[AFRICA-HUNTING]  BISSELL, ALFRED E. Hunting in East Africa 1925-1926.

Lot Details

Lot 16
[AFRICA-HUNTING] BISSELL, ALFRED E. Hunting in East Africa 1925-1926.
No place: privately printed by the author, 1940. Full brown leatherette titles in gilt, as issued. 9 x 6 1/8 inches; 57, [1] pp.; illustrations in text. Minor binding wear.
Taken from the author's diary for this trip, taken after graduating from Yale. He put it in book form as the manuscript was deteriorating. "... from the author's diary which he kept on his safari to Kenya Colony with Mike Cottar as his professional hunter. He hunted buffalo, rhinoceros, hippopotamus, oryx and a host of other plains game on the Athi Plains, the Kagio Swamp, and other locales..." Czech Africa p. 27.


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Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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