Shotgun and Sunlight. The Game Birds of East Africa. ... Illustrated by

LYNN-ALLEN, B.G. Shotgun and Sunlight. The Game Birds of East Africa. ... Illustrated by Lieut.-Colonel J. R. Dugmore.

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LYNN-ALLEN, B.G. Shotgun and Sunlight. The Game Birds of East Africa. ... Illustrated by Lieut.-Colonel J. R. Dugmore. London, The Batchworth Press, [1951].

8vo. Original cloth, spine lettered in gilt, illustrated dust-wrappers, not price-clipped, map endpapers at rear; pp. 416, frontispiece and illustrations in the text; a few very minor marginal tears to wrappers, endpapers alittle browned, internally, apart from light browning due to paper stock, a very good and clean copy.
First edition, presentation copy inscribed to Norah and John, with a tipped-in letter to the couple, thanking them for their interest in the book, when 'it was still in the teething stage'. According to the publishers this is the first book to deal with game birds of the whole of East Africa, including chapters on a few recently identified species. The books balances natural history, ecology and sports hunting.

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