A Breath from the Veldt
Millais, John Guille

Camden Briar Patch Press 1987 Reprint Tall quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards . A bit of scuffing to covers. 345 p. w/ b&w illustrations, some full page. A memoir of a South African hunting expedition in the 1890's by the author, an English nobleman who was also a fair artist. His own b&w drawn illustrations were used in his book, and reproduced here. This work is considered to be one of the more observant and humane works of the late 19th c. African hunting memoirs. Very Good. No dust jacket issued Leather Bound Hardcover (Item ID: 13380)


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