Harry Manners has recorded his extraordinary experiences as a professional ivory hunter in the picturesque and romantic land of Mozambique.Harry Manners has recorded his extraordinary experiences as a professional ivory hunter in the picturesque and romantic land of Mozambique.Read Less
Good. Good++ hardcover, no DJ. SIGNED by author and inscribed to John and Marie dated 1982. Pages are clean and unmarked, though tanned. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Covers show light edge wear.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
B&W Photographs. Near Fine in Near Fine (in mylar) jacket. Hardcover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Beautiful copy! Mapped end papers. Immaculate and tight textblock and binding; Bright binding with a gentle bump to head and foot of spine, and in one spot along the bottom edge of the rear board; Unclipped dust jacket with rippled head and foot of spine, in mylar. 209p. From the jacket: "This is an extraordinary story of a lifetime spent in the jungles of Mozambique hunting elephants for their ivory, and in order to provide meat for workers on the tea estates. Domestic cattle, of course, could not exist in these tsetse fly ridden areas."
[0 949997 420] 1980, 1st Wrappered issue. (Wrappers) Very good. 209pp. Octavo. Original printed wrappers. Spine with a couple of mild creases. Tiny bit of soiling. End paper maps. 12 pages of black and white photo illustration. Boldly signed by the author on the half title. The wrappered issue is more common than the hard cover issue but still not common in the South African edition. the authors experiences hunting in Mozambique.
"as new", Slipcase. 8vo, 457pp, This book is in "as new" condition, issued with slipcase. Gold gilt brown leatherette cover, illustrated cover and spine, silk ribbon marker, the author's photographs. Scarce African Sporting Heritage Limited Edition. #953 of 1000. Signed by Harry Manners and Jim Rikhoff, President, N.S.F.L., forward by Tony Snachez-Arino.
Foreword by Tony Sanchez-Arino. Special photographic section from the author's private collection. Original color artwork by the author. An African Heritage Hunting Book. First edition, 1/1000 copies signed by the author. 8vo. xiii, 457 pp. Plates, some in color, color frontispiece, map. Big-game hunting in Mozambique by one of the great elephant hunters. Fine. Gilt-stamped decorated brown leatherette, slipcase. (#6868)
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