Hunting the elephant in Africa, and other recollections of thirteenyears' wanderings This book, "Hunting the elephant in Africa," by Chauncey Hugh ...Show synopsisHunting the elephant in Africa, and other recollections of thirteenyears' wanderings This book, "Hunting the elephant in Africa," by Chauncey Hugh Stigand, is a replication of a book originally published before 1913. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.Hide synopsis
Description:Acceptable. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the...Acceptable. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (However the dust cover may be missing). Pages can include considerable notes--in pen or highlighter--but the notes cannot obscure the text. Book may be a price cutter or have a remainder mark.
Description:Good in good dust jacket. later edition, dust jacket is in new...Good in good dust jacket. later edition, dust jacket is in new mylar protective jacket, no marks or writing, slight odor of cigarette/woodstove smell. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 379 p. Audience: General/trade.
Description:Very good Fair jacket. Light edge soiling. Jacket is edge worn,...Very good Fair jacket. Light edge soiling. Jacket is edge worn, misfolded at the flaps, large tear and creases on rear lower edge along spineText is clean.
Description:New. pp. 445. Pages 445 It is the reproduction of the original...New. pp. 445. Pages 445 It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back (1913 ). Hardcover with sewing binding with glossy laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, professionally processed without changing its contents. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Print on Demand.
Description:New. 435 pages. Reprinted from 1913 edition. New 2013 edition...New. 435 pages. Reprinted from 1913 edition. New 2013 edition in PAPERBACK is SEWN PERFECT BOUND, much more durable than a standard paperback. This is a quality reprint of an old book of historical value. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This is an exact/strict reproduction of text, no changes has been made in respect to the original text. A lot of effort has been made to check and improve each page/scan manually for its quality of text and illustrations (if any, are in b/w). Folded illustrations, if any, are not included in the book. This is not a retyped or an ocr'd book. Index, contents, etc, if any in the original book, are included. This item is printed on demand using good quality natural shade paper. The title of the book, on the cover, is in gold lettering.
This is one of the harder to find books in the Capstick Library collection. It portrays African hunting during the early 20th century before the safari era. It also gives a good insight to the large amount of game and hardships faced during this time. The stories contained ramble somewhat, but it is a very interesting viewpoint to an era that is long gone.
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