Lot 45Early 1890 India Big Game sporting book –...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am



Early 1890 India Big Game sporting book – by Colonel Heber Drury titled “Reminiscences of Life and Sport in Southern India” 1st edition 1890 in the original embossed decorative boards with gilt spine (some bruising and wear to extremities), ex Naini Tal Libray India – the author re calls big game hunting, mainly in Travancore Cochin and Madras forests for tiger, leopard, elephant, sambar, gaur and other big game, block spine coming away and split – working copy, well-read and used hence (A/F) – a scarce book that retails on line at around 300

Hammer Price: £10.00

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