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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 479

    BAKER, S. W. The Rifle and the Hound in Ceylon. London: Longman [and others], 1854. 8°. 6 tinted lithographed plates (a little spotting and staining). 20th-century half sheep. Not in Schwerdt.

    Price Realised  

    BAKER, S. W. The Rifle and the Hound in Ceylon. London: Longman [and others], 1854. 8°. 6 tinted lithographed plates (a little spotting and staining). 20th-century half sheep. Not in Schwerdt.

    CAPPER, John. The Duke of Edinburgh in Ceylon. A Book of Elephant and Elk Sport. London: Provost & Co., 1871. Large 8°. 8 tinted lithographed plates (a little staining and foxing). Later sheep (a little rubbed). Not in Schwerdt.

    With 2 others on hunting in Ceylon, Harry Storey's Hunting & Shooting in Ceylon (London, 1907) and 37 Years of Game Protection in Ceylon (Colombo, 1931). (4)


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