Lot 47 of 319:
Big-Game Shooting in Upper Burma w/ folding map  

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Title:
Big-Game Shooting in Upper Burma

Author:
Evans, G.P.

Place:
London, New York, Bombay and Calcutta

Publisher:
Longmans, Green, and Co.

Date:
1912

Description:

ix, 240 pp. 12 illustrations including frontispiece with tissue guard and large folding map of Burma at rear. 22.5x14.2 cm (9x5½"), original green cloth, elephant emblem on front cover and spine lettering in gilt. New Impression.

With a glossary of animals and terms in Burmese as well as a large map of the region, Major Evan's accounts of his various hunts cover an array of wildlife indigenous to the region.


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Condition:
Slight wear to the cloth, rubbing and fraying to ends of spine and corners of boards; toning and occasional foxing, particularly to blank leaves at front and rear, rear blank page has some small holes along edges; map has 1 inch edge tear, and some miniscule tears at intersections of folds, plus one repaired tear on bottom margin, no loss; about very good.


 
Item number:
312170
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