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Lot 298: Africa.- Stigand (Capt. C.H.) and Denis D.Lyell. Central African Game and its Spoor, 1st ed., Stigand's copy sgd. & with notes for 2nd edition, 1906.(20 views)
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Description: Africa.- Stigand (Capt. C.H.) and Denis D.Lyell. Central African Game and its Spoor, first edition, half-title, errata slip, plates, 2 folding, Stigand's own copy signed in ink on front free endpaper and with "Notes for 2nd edition..." in pencil on verso, foxed, large folding plate torn and repaired, modern cloth preserving old cloth covers and spine (rubbed and marked), [Czech p.157], 4to, 1906. ⁂ Stigand's comments for a second edition include not to begin the photographs with that of crocodiles and that the illustration of spoor on the upper cover should be deeper.