Hunting Trips in Northern Rhodesia. Denis Lyell.

Hunting Trips in Northern Rhodesia

London: Horace Cox, 1910. First. Hardcover. Sport and travel in Nyasaland and Portuguese East Africa and also notes on the game animals and their distribution. 118 pp, profuse ill. Exciting hunting trips in what was then Northern Rhodesia now Zambia. Big five + plains game, with accounts of sport and travel in Nyasaland and Portuguese East Africa (now MOZAMBIQUE) and notes on the game animals and their distribution. 1910 London. Large format 118 pp. Profuse ill. One of the few really good books on Zambia and one of the best known on this area. Perhaps Lyell's hardest title to obtain. Orig. imit. crocodile cloth. Gilt stamped cover/spine. Photo inset on front cover. Bookplate of Lord Charles Hindlip. A rare, sought after hunting book in 1st (only) ed. Foxing on edge of text block and some interior pages, still with nice binding, etc. Vg to vg+ in orig. green simulated crocodile cloth with gilt stamping and original photo on front board. Gilt stamped spine. Deco end papers. VG to vg+. Item #4812

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