BIG GAME HUNTING. An army officer’s adventures in India , 1864


Campbell, Colonel Walter: My Indian Journal. Edmonston & Douglas [Edinburgh] 1864 1st edition 8vo.

Frontispiece with tissue guard, map to title page, 6 other plates, xix, 484pp. Green half leather with red title label gilt, all edges marbled, minor wear to corners, internally a very clean copy with no previous ownership markings. Czech p 42 notes notes Settling in to theDharwar area, he hunted tiger, antelope, panther, woth bison and sambur shooting near the Black River. He also describes beats for tiger, hunting them from elephant back and from horseback. aug23/4

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