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8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-45.] - The cruise of the H.M.S. Southhampton around the coasts of South America. Mostly bird shooting for duck, geese, & upland game; some hunting for deer, carpincho, peccary, guanaco. Fishing minor except for freshwater dorado, tarpon, and scattered notes on salmon & trout. Includes Paraguay, Uraguay, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, & Argentina, with much on the coast from Puerto Montt to Cape Horn and the Falklands. Heller #446. Bruns B-35: "Strings of birds, mountains of trout, and heaps of deer testify to their prowess." Scarce title. In orig. cloth; board warped as usual in this edition; scattered spotting on covers with some edge wear. Good-Very Good no DJ.
Title: SPORTING REMINISCENCES OF SOUTH AMERICA. 1919-1921. H.M.S. Southhampton.
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: London: Riddle, Smith, & Duffus. xvii + 131 p.: 1922
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: ABE-1338900068
Keywords: HUNTING, FISHING, TRAVEL