After Big Game in Central Africa. Edouard Foa.

After Big Game in Central Africa

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1899. First. Hardcover. 330 pp, ill, map. Appendix on Central African game animals. First edition. Sportsman's journey from 1894 to 1897 when crossing the dark continent from the mouth of the Zambesi to the Belgian Congo. Much on elephants by a man whose ruling passion was elephant hunting. Foa collected almost all of the game for the Paris Natural History Museum. Really nice, better than near fine copy in original cloth. Top edge gilt and looks like it has never been read. A big, thick, heavy book that was well cared for. Near Fine to Fine. Item #4146

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