African Nature Notes and Reminiscences

Limited edition number 1713 of 2112 copies, a facsimile reprint in the Heritage Series. 356pp, with illustrations by E. Caldwell.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Big Game Shooting

(The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes; 2). Volume 2 only. Front flyleaf missing; owner’s name in ink on half-title page. Pages inside clean, edges discoloured. Boards loose at hinges. Cloth illustrated boards have scratch on front and marks on back. Spine rubbed with small tears at top and bottom. Corners bumped.

Five Years Hunting Adventures in South Africa

Blue cloth cover with wear to edges. Foxing to endpapers. A good firm copy

Five Years of a Hunter’s Life in the Interior of South Africa

With notices of the native tribes, and anecdotes of the chase of the lion, elephant, hippopotamus, giraffe, rhinoceros, &c. With illustrations in 2 volumes.

Price – $44 (ZAR-500)

In Haunts of Wild Game. A Hunter-Naturalist’s Wanderings from Kahlamba to Libombo.

Property of and signed twice in pencil by H Rider Haggard. Illustrated tan boards with black and gilt lettering. General edge wear to binding. Water damage to spine and bottom edge causing a few pages to stick together. Water stain spreading inwards at the spine till page 368. Foxing to foldout map. Some loss to the edge of page 61 not affecting text.

Price – $500.00 (ZAR-5500.00)

Jungle Lore

“Colonel Corbett set out to present in this book ‘all I have learnt in a lifetime of jungle lore’, and readers will learn through its fascinating pages a great deal concerning the means by which the author acquired the expert knowledge and the rare skill which enabled him to undertake with success the many breathless adventures detailed in his other books. Jungle Lore is in part autobiographical, for it includes stories and episodes from the days of his youth…”

Price – $250.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Marsh & Mudflat

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-170.00)

Mashesha: The Making of a Game Ranger

The author’s account of his formative years of wildlife conservation.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-230.00)

Shaka’s Country : A Book of Zululand

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-280.00)

Sport and Service in South Africa; The Diary of Lieutenant Robert Arkwright 1843 – 1846

Text is clean and clear.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-380.00)

The Africander Land

Volume which deals with the viability of white settlement in and colonization of Southern Africa. Red cloth covered boards with gilt titles to front board and spine. Spine is slightly sunned. Top edge gilt. Colour fold out map to rear and 3 other maps. Foxing to prelims and leaves, leaves age toned. A very good copy, signed by GH Wilson, a former editor of the Cape Times.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

The Badminton Library – Big Game Shooting Vol I and II

These volumes deal with such topics as hunting elephant, Rhinoceros and other exotic big game. These volumes dealt with the growing rise in hunting in the 19th century in Great Britain and are highly sought after by collectors. Richly illustrated with full page plates and in text illustrations.

Condition: Some loss to the foot of the spine. Light foxing to prelims.

Price – $52.00 (ZAR-550.00)

The Fishing Devices of Central and Southern Africa. No. 12.

Slim volume from The Occasional Papers of the Rhodes-Livingstone Museum. Sunning to front and back cover papers. Two fold-out maps and 17 black and white photographs with minor discolouration to pages. General wear and tear to corners. Large tear in covers and pulling away from staples.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-280.00)

The Hunter is Death

The true story of George Rushby, a game ranger in Tanganyika, and his many adventures.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-400.00)

The Hunter is Death.

Gift inscription on half title page. Previous owner’s name on fep. Illustrated grey boards and paste-downs. Minor edge-wear. Sunning to dust jacket with edgewear and closed tears to the front and rear covers. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-350.00)

The Temple Tiger and more Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

Inscribed and signed by author. Staining to pale blue boards. Owner stamp to front end page. Black and white photographs.

Price – $250.00 (ZAR-400.00)

The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

Signed and inscribed by Jim Corbett. General wear and tear to light blue boards. Owner stamp in ink on feps. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $250.00 (ZAR-400.00)

The Wanderings of an Elephant Hunter.

Quarter bound in tan coloured cloth with brown/grey boards. Gilded title inlaid on front cover. Black and white photographs and illustrations. General wear and tear to covers. Corners are bumped and frayed. Owner inscribed on fep. Although foxed throughout and age-toned the pages are still firmly bound.

Price – $280.00 (ZAR-2800.00)

Thomas Baines: An Artist in the Service of Science in Southern Africa.

Paintings from the Collections of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and The Natural History Museum, London. Edited by Michael Stevenson. A few small nicks on the top edges of the boards.

Price – $80.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Wild Game in Zambezia.

Game hunting experiences in Portugese East Africa.

Price – $145.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Wild Life in Central Africa

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.

A guide to setting up camp, tracking and hunting. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.