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Stalking big game with a camera in equatorial Africa, with a monograph on the African elephant.

Marius Maxwell

Stalking big game with a camera in equatorial Africa, with a monograph on the African elephant.

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elephant hunting,
  • Photography of animals,
  • Zoology -- Kenya Colony and Protectorate

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH245 M38 1925
    The Physical Object
    Pagination206p.
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16737347M

    A son who works in Tanzania and two grown daughters in Harare survive him. So-called Japan vellum or Japon is a type of thick paper that has been polished smooth and given a glossy finish to resemble vellum. They also distinguish us by our languages. Elephants are highly intelligent and social animals, living in groups ranging from small bachelor herds to larger breeding herds numbering from 20 to plus. Item A superb association copy of the most celebrated work by Paul Du Chailluthe explorer whose travels in Central Africa documented the existence of the "Monstrous and ferocious ape, the gorilla. Harmer, K.

    Provenance: Engraved bookplate to front pastedown for 'F. Stalking Big Game with a Camera in Equatorial Africa with a Monograph on the African Elephant, Heinemann, London,dark blue cloth, folding frontispiece torn and tape repairedfolding map, further plate illustrations, quarto. Wise believes that the emotional and psychological suffering the elephants endure from this sport is obvious. All of his books "are very readable and contain interesting, lively descriptions which indicate a keen sense of observation on the part of the author" DAB. If you think your a badass because you are a trophy hunter, then stop using Hi powered weapons.

    Morocco Binding material made from goatskin—versatile, durable, with a distinctive pebbled texture and visible grain. Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. This is the first trade edition of this important work first published in by the Medici Society Ltd. And if elephants understand that about you, they change their behavior. Raised Bands Horizontal protruding strips found on the spine of a book. Use your bare hands if you want to be a badass.


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Mr Gibson lived in Marondera, a small town about 45 miles south east of Harare. Field, River and Hill, first edition, Allan, London,crimson cloth, plate illustrations by Winifred Austen, octavo; Stalking big game with a camera in equatorial Africa twenty-three assorted other works, 25, box.

And if elephants understand that about you, they change their behavior. Morning Flight, tenth impression, Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. Doublure Pastedowns made not of paper but of leather, for decorative purposes. Female elephants, though, do mourn family members who die, and are especially troubled when the matriarch, their leader, passes.

Wrappers Paper coverings—plain, marbled or printed—attached by stitches, staples or glue to a text block to identify it and afford it some protection though much more fragile than a binding in plain, cloth or leather-covered boards.

We want to hear what you think about this article. So-called Japan vellum or Japon is a type of thick paper that has been polished smooth and given a glossy finish to resemble vellum. Notitia Venatica. A History of the Bramham Moor Hunt, limited edition ofJackson, Leeds,two-tone blue and scarlet cloth gilt, top edges gilt, portrait frontispiece and a further twenty-four plate illustrations as called forquarto.

First published by the author in All of his books "are very readable and contain interesting, lively descriptions which indicate a keen sense of observation on the part of the author" DAB.

Plate Full-page illustration printed separately from but bound with the text. Their total numbers before the scramble for Africa can only be guessed at, but by the beginning of this century, England alone was importing the ivory of 50, elephants annually, and the rest of Europe even more.

He was based in South Africa.

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The book also includes an introductory chapter on "A Camera Huntsman's Equipment" and an appendix on the natural history of the elephant and "Primeval Man and the Pleistocene 'elephas.

After another expedition inhe settled in America to lecture and write about Africa. A pair of with a monograph on the African elephant. book prints titled on the reverse, Almost all these photos are quite artfully composed, the difficulty of which, under the circumstances, speaks highly of Maxwell's sense of aesthetics and skill as a photographer.

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