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The Sportsman's Book for India
 by Aflalo, F.G.
Price: US $120.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth unfaded and with very slight edgewear. A black tiger on the front board, rifles and gear on the spine in black, and a bright gil... Details
Under Oxford Trees
 by Brooks, Jennie
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
This is a bird book - observations of them, their habits, and the joys of having them about. There might be an Oxford, Ohio or an Oxford, England but... Details
To the Gold Coast for Gold, 2 volumes
 by Burton, Richard and Verney Lovett Cameron
Price: US $850.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth, a gilt nugget of gold on both front covers andgilt titles on the spines. Rebacked skillfully , very clean with tight hinges. Ins... Details
In the North Countree, Annals and Anecdotes of Horse, Hound and herd
 by Dixan, William Scarth
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good original maroon cloth with light blue & black horizontal design horizontal across the front cover, and gilt title on the front and spine, wi... Details
Forest Life and Sport in India
 by Eardley-Wilmot, Sainthill
Price: US $90.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with a gilt elephant of the front, and a gilt title on the unfaded spine. Slight edgewear, with the corners bent a bit and a small... Details
A Catalogue of the Mammalia in the Museum of The Hon. East-India Company
 by East-India Company, with a list of contributors
Price: US $290.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original maroon cloth faded on the spine but minimal edgewear and a bright gilt title on the spine. A book plate on the inside cover from the refere... Details
With Rod and Gun in India
 by Government of India, Tourist traffic Branch
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original paperback with the paper spine about one third gone, but not affecting the solidity of the binding. Easily repairable. Slight edgewear, a... Details
Training and Horse Management in India, with Hindustanee Vocabulary
 by Hayes, M. Horace
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original red cloth with a bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. Some edgewear, a short split to the hinge at the bottom corner, and a water stain a... Details
Sketches of Indian Field Sports, with Observations of the animals
 by Johnson, Daniel
Price: US $390.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Recent black leather spine with raised bands flanked by gilt lines and red title label with bright gilt letters. Black leather corners with slight we... Details
Large Game Shooting in Thibet and the North West, 2nd Series
 by Kinloch, Alexander A.A. (Captain)
Price: US $149.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fair
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth with a horned beast in gilt on the front board. A gilt title on the spine which is in poor condition. Much wear on the edges an... Details
Scandinavian Adventures, 2 Volumes
 by Lloyd, L. (Liewellyn)(1792-1876)
Price: US $795.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "During a Residence of Upwards of Twenty Years, Pepresenting Sporting Incidents, and Subjects of Natural History, and Devices for Entrappin... Details
Catalogue of the Heads and Horns of Indian Big Game Bequeathed by A.O. Hume
 by Lydekker, R.
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A thin book in original brown cloth, with the emblem of the British Museum on the front in gilt. Bright gilt title on the unfaded spine. No edgeawear... Details
Russian wild cat, hand-colored engraving
 by Peter Pallis
Price: US $29.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Pallas travelled through Southern Russia in 1793-94, and this peculiar cat, not quite domesticated, struck his eye. The engraving is 6 1/2 by 6 inche... Details
Farming for Pleasure and Profit: Third Section. Tree-Planting ...suitable to every Soil and Situation
 by Roland, Arthur
Price: US $60.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good copy in a fine English binding, The binder is Warnell, according to a small stamp on the inside of the marbled endpaper. A very pretty gree... Details
Notes of A.G. Stephems on Thomas Bewick
 by Stephens, A.G.
Price: US $65.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
continuation of title, "illustrating a Loan Collection of His Drawings and Woodcuts; also catalogue of an Exhibition of Etchings". The essay by Step... Details
The Life and Works of Thomas Bewick
 by Thomson, David Croal
Price: US $195.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original publisher brown cloth with a lighter brown panel on the front cover that includes the title and a Bewick bird on a branch. Corners bumped, s... Details
Cape Cod
 by Thoreau, Henry
Price: US $490.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
Original purple cloth, faded to beige on the spine. Gilt title still bright and the binding is unrubbed. A hint of wear at one corner, and bit of clo... Details
Walden, or Life in the Woods
 by Thoreau, Henry David
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Original orance cloth with the Dent emblem stamped into the front board, and title and design in gilt on the spine. Only a hint of edge wear. Introd... Details
Yangtze, Nature History and the River
 by Van Slyke, Lyman
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Original tan cloth that looks like new. No prior owner marks, no scars or browning. Bringing to vivid life the society living along this Chinese fam... Details
Strange Dwellings, Being a Description of the Habitations of Animals (Abridged from "Homes without Hands"
 by Wood, Rev J.G.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good full calf, prize gilt, with elaborate gilt decoration on the spine panels, raised bands, deep red title label with fresh gilt letters. Som... Details
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