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Corbett (Edward James) (1875-1955), and others.

Published by Reader's Digest Association. London & New York.

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About this Item: Reader's Digest Association. London & New York. 1985 1st edition. Two 8vo hardbacks (162 x 235mm). Pp368;368. Colour and b/w photographs, illustrations. Laminated boards. Slight browning else very good. This is a two-volume collection of heavily abridged versions of twelve books dealing with man's relationship with animals, the most interesting of which is Man-Eaters of Kumaon by Jim Corbett. The other works included are; Caught in Motion by Stephen Dalton, Circus Doctor by J.Y. Henderson, Diving to Adventure by Hans Hass, Lords of the Arctic by Richard C. Davids and Dan Guravich and Ring of Bright Water by Gavin Maxwell, Bandoola by J.H. Williams, Australia the Wild Continent, by Michael Morcombe, Never Cry Wolf by Farley Mowat, Born Free by Joy Adamson, The Year of The Greylag Goose by Konrad Lorenz, and, The Whispering Land by Gerald Durrell. Seller Inventory # 43340

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Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). (1875-1955).

Published by Oxford University Press. New York.

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About this Item: Oxford University Press. New York. (1944) 1946 1st US edition. 8vo (140 x 210mm). Ppxix,235. B/w photographs, end-paper maps. Two-tone green & grey cloth, spine titled in black & tiger vignette on upper board. Half-title page excised, some use, good copy. Lacks dust-wrapper. Corbett's first collection of recollections of his pursuit of man-eating tigers in the Kumaon Hills of Northern India. Includes one short chapter on mahseer fishing. Seller Inventory # 18175

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Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). (1875-1955).

Published by Oxford University Press. New York.

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About this Item: Oxford University Press. New York. (1944) 1946 1st US edition. 8vo (140 x 210mm). Ppxix,235. B/w photographs, end-paper maps. Brick-red cloth, spine titled in black & tiger vignette on upper board. Slight use, good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper. Corbett's first collection of recollections of his pursuit of man-eating tigers in the Kumaon Hills of Northern India. Includes one short chapter on mahseer fishing. Seller Inventory # 39589

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Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). (1875-1955).

Published by Oxford University Press. London.

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About this Item: Oxford University Press. London. (1944) 1946 1st UK edition. 8vo (127 x 203mm). Ppxvii,212. B/w photographs, end-paper maps. Orange cloth, spine titled in gilt with red drop-shadow. Slight use but good-plus in frayed dust-wrapper. Corbett's first collection of recollections of his pursuit of man-eating tigers in the Kumaon Hills of Northern India. Includes one short chapter on mahseer fishing. The early Indian editions, and the first UK edition, included a chapter on cine-filming, "Just tigers", which was omitted from most later editions. A few rather poor photographs, from Corbett's films, were included only in the Indian editions. Seller Inventory # 4797

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Corbett, Jim, Colonel

Published by Oxford (2012)

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About this Item: Oxford, 2012. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Here is a unique collection of letters from Jim Corbett to his sister Maggie and to his publishers written while hunting man eaters and questions and comments about his books. Illustrated with numerous never before published photographs from the private archives of the publisher, 142 pages, signed by Jerry A. Jaleel F.R.G.S., author of UNDER THE SHADOW OF MAN EATERS: THE LIFE & LEGEND OF JIM CORBETT (also available through Abebooks). A Nice Association copy. Seller Inventory # 01102013-1

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