Central African Game and Its Spoor

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WOODSTOCK: Hunting (Hunting)

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Hardcover. English. Horace Cox, Field Office. 1906 1st ed. ISBN: N/A. xii + 315pp. Bound in orange cloth on beveled boards with green lettering and tan illustration. 1 tear to map. Some mild water marks, but good working copy with textblock clean. Mild foxing throughout. Extensive b/w photographs and illustrations, including several fold-outs. 64 pages of plates, 2 folding, from photographs and from drawings of spoor. The plates are printed on one side of the paper only though both sides are treated as numbered pages. In addition there are 5 plates which are not numbered. Intended to help and guide the young or experienced sportsman who intended to make a hunting trip to Central Africa, it contains all the information one might need to know for such an endeavour: Big Game Shooting, How to Look for Spoor, How to Find Game, Stalking and Shooting, Vital Shots, Native Hunters, Preservation and Trophies, Rifles, Knowledge of Country, General Hints, etcetera. Book No: 1001509