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Foa, Edouard

Author: After Big Game in Central Africa (1894 to 1897
Price: $19.00
Publisher Location: New York
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Year Published: 1989
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Original, unfaded black cloth binding with a bright gilt title on the spine and no edgewear. This reprint is one of a series by Peter Capstick with an introduction by Frederic Lees, the translator. Dustjacket has slight edge wear. Very clean and tight inside, with no stains or browning or prior owner marks. The author was a French explorer, hunter, and Gold Metallist of the Paris Geographical Society. A superb big game hunter who has superb adventures to tell from more than 100 years ago. He died at age 39, probably from the rigors and diseases of his travels.
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