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Hunting Beasts and Men
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Hunting Beasts and Men

By Combe, H.

London: Robert Hale, 1937. First. Hardcover. VG+. 288 pp, ill. Big game hunting throughout Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) by someone who was a member of the Rhodesian Mounted Police. A tale of real adventure by a man who was once left on the battlefield for dead but who returned to civilization to hunt both for big game and men. VG+ in orig. red cloth.

$250.00

My Bongo - A Week of Arctic Daylight
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My Bongo - A Week of Arctic Daylight

By Warren, Donald

Los Angeles: Privately Printed, 1962. First. Orig Printed Wraps. Near Fine. 33 pp, ill. Hunting Bongo in Kenya with the noted PH John Sutton and then hunting polar bear in the Arctic with the Helmericks. Near fine in orig. printed wraps.

$150.00

Sport and Travel

By Haughton, S.

Dublin: Privately printed, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+. Author was stationed in the Ceylon civil service and travelled/hunted throughout the area. Long sections on hunting big game - elephant, leopard, bear, sambar; also small game, birds, natural history. Finally New Zealand, Australia, China. VERY SCARCE. Orig. cloth covers, gilt titled spine. This is only the third copy of this title that we have ever offered. VG+.

$375.00

Close Calls and Hunting Adventures

By Smith, J. Alain

Fife WA: Blue Ribbon Publishers, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. 233 pp. ill. Short stories from around the world, including sheep, leopard, grizzly bear, lion. Mongolia sheep, a grand slam, Kamchatka bighorn and more. This is the popular Weatherby award winner's first book. As new iin like dj.

$95.00

Big Game of India
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Big Game of India

By Maydon, Major H.C.

London: Philip Allan, 1937. First. Hardcover. VG+. 253 pp. Covers all the big game of India. Kashmir (Sind Valley, Ladakh, Markhor, and barasingh). Malay states, Central Provinces, Baluchistan and after straight-horned markhor near Quetta. Also a shoot in southern India and Burmah. VG+ in orig. red cloth.

$175.00

Nimrod Smith
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Nimrod Smith

By Wykes, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1961. First Ed, 2nd Impression. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. A profile of T Murray Smith, professional big game hunter. 207 pp, ill. Smith guided many hunters and was well known throughout the Kenya/Tanzania game country and highly regarded by both clients and other professionals. Near fine+ in vg+ dj. Great reading.

$125.00

Roping Lions in the Grand Canyon
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Roping Lions in the Grand Canyon

By Grey, Zane

NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1924. 1922/24. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. 190 pp, ill. Letters c-z on back of title page. True stories of Grey's hunting for mountain lions to capture them alive. Near fine in vg+ dj/.

$125.00

My Bongo - A Week of Arctic Daylight
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My Bongo - A Week of Arctic Daylight

By Warren, Donald

Los Angeles: Privately Printed, 1962. First. Orig Printed Wraps. Near Fine. 33 pp, ill. Soft covers. Hunting Bongo in Kenya with the noted PH John Sutton and then hunting polar bear in the Arctic with the Helmericks. Small smudge on front cover. Near fine in orig. printed wraps.

$125.00

A Book of Man-eaters
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A Book of Man-eaters

By Burton, R.G.

London: Hutchinson & Co, 1932. First. Hardcover. VG+. 293 pp, ill. You'll encounter lions, tigers, leopards, jaguar, puma, hyena, bear, crocodile, serpents, sharks, wolves and even cannibals between the covers of this adventure packed work. Includes his own adventures plus many exciting adventures told by other avid hunters. VG+ in orig. cloyh.

$250.00

Indo-China  A Sportsman's Opportunity
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Indo-China A Sportsman's Opportunity

By Harrison, A.

Great Britain: Privately printed, 1933. Hardcover. VG+. 1933 Privately printed. 157 pp, ill. Intro by RG Burton. Scarce book. Hunting in Vietnam. Tiger, Gaur, and a rare type of wild cattle (bodung) and wild deer (con-nai). Good reading book. VG+.

$200.00

Alaska Yukon Trophies Won and Lost
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Alaska Yukon Trophies Won and Lost

By Young, G.O.

WV: Standard Publications, 1947. Second. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. 2nd ed which is the first one printed with profuse photos. 273 pp. + publisher's epilogue. Arduous trip by 3 hunters into the Alaskan interior and the Yukon after all the game offered. They took nearly 70 great trophies and managed to escape only with their lives. A FANTASTIC book on Alaska-Yukon game. More hunting here than in most other books. Well written, great photos. Near Fine copy in vg+ dj.273 pp, ill, end paper maps.

$275.00

A Hunter's Camp-fires
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A Hunter's Camp-fires

By House, Edward

NY: Harper & Bros, 1909. First. Hardcover. VG+. 402 pp, 80 illustrations. East Africa, Western America. Cassiar Mountains of British Columbia and eastern Canada. Well written and well photographed. A popular title. Front endpapers separated, hinge firm. Better than VG+.

$225.00

Danger Down the Sights
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Danger Down the Sights

By Berlinger, Barney

New York: Vantage Press, 1964. First. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 202 pp, ill. A colorful, absorbing adventure book of hunting dangerous game. Mainly in Africa but also in Alaska and Canada and India. Author hunted with Harry Selby, who took Robert Ruark on the safari that resulted in Horn of the Hunter. Scarce and desirable title. One of the few older titles about hunting with Selby and also privately printed. Near fine in like dj. Signed by the author.

$165.00

The Wilderness Hunter
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The Wilderness Hunter

By Roosevelt, Theodore

Camden SC: Premier Press, 1987. Premier Press Limited Ed. Hardcover. Fine. A B Frost. 472 pp, ill incl many by AB Frost. Limited to 3,000 copies. The big game of the US and its chase with horse, hound and rifle. New foreword by Jim Casada. Fine.

$95.00

African Adventure
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African Adventure

By Ker, Donald I.

Harrisburg PA: Stackpole, 1957. First. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+ to Near Fine. 248 pp, ill. The author's hunts by himself and then while with famous clients. Author was founder of the famous Ker & Downey Safari Company. Part I are hunts by Ker himself. Part two are hunts with his famous clients. Great reading and popular ever since it was printed. Former owner's name written small and neatly on top front free endpaper. Near fine in like dj.

$175.00

Bell of Africa
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Bell of Africa

By Bell, WDM

London: Neville Spearman, 1985. First, 4th impression. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 236 pp, ill. Bell's last book compiled from his notes by his lifelong friend, Col. Townsend Whelen. Very good reading biography.Fine in like dj.

$100.00

Big Game Hunting and Angling
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Big Game Hunting and Angling

By The Sportsman

London: British Sports and Sportsmen, 1914. First. Full Leather. VG to vg+. 593 pp, hundreds of ill. and photogravures. Big game hunting throughout Africa by a who's who of turn of the century hunters including Selous, Sutherland, Dracopoli, Wallace, Statham and something on fishing. The first part contains stories and the second part lists celebrities with the rifle. In this section there are descriptions of avid big game hunters who have never authored books or articles. It is interesting to read about their accomplishments and they names appear nowhere else in big game literature. This super large thick heavy and beautiful volume is in full elaborate gilt red leather, gilt inner dentelles, beveled boards, all edges gilt, heavy marbled end papers. Exceptionally heavy book, substantial extra postage. VG to vg+.

$600.00

Game Trails from Alaska to Africa and Game Trails in Idaho and Alaska
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Game Trails from Alaska to Africa and Game Trails in Idaho and Alaska

By Carpenter, RRM

NP: Privately Printed (50 copies only), 1938. Deluxe Limited to only 50 copies. Hardcover. VG+. Privately printed for the author. Contains his two books. #9 of only 50 copies. Full original leather binding with gilt gemsbuck on front cover. Carpenter served on the 1939 B&C records committee. This limited ed is one of the rarest of all North American hunting books. A must for any serious North American collector. We have listed the book only twice before. RARE.

$2000.00

Hunting in the Himalaya
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Hunting in the Himalaya

By Dunlop, R.

London: Richard Bentley, 1860. First. Hardcover. VG+. with notices of customs and countries from elephant haunts of the Dehra Doon to the Bunchowr tracks in the eternal snow. 318 pp, ill, folding map. Early and RARE work on hunting elephants and tigers in Asia as well as on hunting blue sheep in the abode of snow. VG+ copy in orig. gilt cloth, rebacked with original spine.

$1750.00

North American Big Game 1939
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North American Big Game 1939

By Boone & Crockett Club, Ely, A. editor

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939. First. Hardcover. VG+ to near Fine/Very Good. 1939. 533 pp, ill. Second record book of the B&C Club series. Alfred Ely editor. Better than vg+ not quite near fine. In vg to vg+ dj. A nice copy.

$275.00

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