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CAMPBELL, Major Walter, edited by Frank Forester The Old Forest Ranger; or. Wild Sports of India on the Neilgherry Hills, inthe Jungles, and on the Plains.
New York. Stringer & Townsend.1853.
8vo. 20cm, first American edition, engraved frontis plate& engraved vignette half-title and 4 engraved plates with tissueguards, elaborately blind and gilt decorated and illustration darkblue cloth, t.e.g., very good to fine copy A Scottish officer(pseud. "The Old Forest Ranger") in the service of the East IndiaCompany, writes of hunting tigers, boars, sambur, bison and bearsin central India. First published in London in 1842. With anIntroduction for this edition, by English sportswriter, HenryHerbert (pseud. Frank Forester).


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