Download PDF by Frederick Courteney Selous: African Nature Notes and Reminiscences (Illustrated)

By Frederick Courteney Selous

ISBN-10: 1360140166

ISBN-13: 9781360140162

ISBN-10: 1523360356

ISBN-13: 9781523360352

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- associated desk of Contents
- Illustrated with thirteen pictures and photos

With a Foreword by way of President Theodore Roosevelt

"Mr. Selous is the final of the big-game hunters of South Africa; the final of the powerful hunters whose reports lay within the maximum looking flooring which this international has noticeable when you consider that civilized guy has seemed therein."

"His publication is a real contribution to searching lore and to common heritage. it may be welcomed via each lover of the chase and by means of each guy who cares for the wild, loose lifetime of the desolate tract. it's going to be no much less welcome to all who're drawn to the main bold and engaging of the beasts that stay in our international today."

--- Theodore Roosevelt



DAILY TELEGRAPH.—"This intensely attention-grabbing quantity is not just as fascinating as any publication of event, yet packed from disguise to hide with useful proof and theories that no different residing guy may perhaps converse with equivalent authority."

EVENING STANDARD.—"It is most unlikely to provide greater than a truly moderate inspiration of the wealth of curiosity there's during this quantity for hunters and naturalists alike. From conceal to hide it really is filled with considerate statement and picture description."

COUNTRY LIFE.—"There isn't really a web page during this well-written and deeply-informed booklet which can't be studied with excitement and revenue by way of the typical reader. To the fellow who is aware Africa the quantity is awfully attention-grabbing from disguise to hide. it really is destined, we now have little question, to be numbered one of the classics of African literature."



- bankruptcy I: Notes at the Questions Of protecting colour, reputation Marks, And The impression Of surroundings On residing Organisms
- bankruptcy II: extra Notes at the Questions Of protecting color, popularity Marks, And The effect Of surroundings On dwelling Organisms
- bankruptcy III, IV & V: Notes at the Lion
- bankruptcy VI: Notes at the noticed Hyena
- bankruptcy VII: Notes On Wild canines And Cheetahs
- bankruptcy VIII: Extinction And Diminution Of video game In South Africa — Notes at the Cape Buffalo
- bankruptcy IX: Notes at the Tse-Tse Fly
- bankruptcy X: Notes at the Black Or Prehensile-Lipped Rhinoceros
- bankruptcy XI: Notes at the Giraffe
- bankruptcy XII & XIII: A trip To Amatongaland looking for Inyala
- bankruptcy XIV: Notes at the Gemsbuck
- bankruptcy XV: a few Curious looking Experiences
- bankruptcy XVI: extra Curious looking Experiences
- bankruptcy XVII: Incidents Of A trip throughout the Northern Kalahari
- bankruptcy XVIII: The final Of South Africa's video game Haunts
- bankruptcy XIX: How I Spent Christmas Day 1879
- bankruptcy XX: Notes at the Masarwa: The Bushmen Of the internal Of South Africa

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