New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. Hardcover. Very good. 66 illustrations. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First edition. "Johnson, accompanied by wife, Osa, continues his African expeditions, this time to the Serengeti Plains to film the big game of the region. On several outings, elephant and rhinoceros were bagged with rifles when the situation grew dangerous. There are also chapters on meeting with George Eastman's safari with hunts after buffalo and antelope, and a lion-hunting excursion with Carl Akeley" (Czech, Kenneth: An Annotated Bibliography of African Big Game Hunting Books, p.85). Inscribed "with best African wishes" by Martin and Osa Johnson on the front flyleaf. Octavo. Original orange cloth binding, with gilt titles. The spine is very lightly sun faded; else near fine.
(Inventory #: 64475)
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