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Blood Pheasant, a Himalayan Adventure

Author: Grahame, Iainphotos
Price: $35.00
Publisher Location: London
Publisher: The Mitre Press
Year Published: 1950
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: First Edition
Original light blue cloth with slight edge wear and a bright gilt title on the spine. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Inside, bery clean and tight, with no prior owner marks. Dustjacket has slight edgewear, is not price clipped and is protected in a clear plastic sleeve. The author ran a wildfowl farm in /suffolk and decided he needed to capture the Blood Pheasant of Nepal, a breed that lives near Mt. Everest at about 15,000 feet. Local authorities were suspicious, and local tribes were not happy. So quite an adventure, told with wry humor.
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