African Nature Notes and Reminiscences (Illustrated) by Frederick Courteney Selous

By Frederick Courteney Selous

- caliber electronic Text
- associated desk of Contents
- Illustrated with thirteen photographs and photos

With a Foreword via President Theodore Roosevelt

"Mr. Selous is the final of the big-game hunters of South Africa; the final of the amazing hunters whose reports lay within the maximum looking flooring which this international has visible on the grounds that civilized guy has seemed therein."

"His booklet is a real contribution to searching lore and to ordinary heritage. it's going to be welcomed through each lover of the chase and by means of each guy who cares for the wild, loose lifetime of the wasteland. it's going to be no much less welcome to all who're attracted to the main ambitious and fascinating of the beasts that live in our global today."

--- Theodore Roosevelt

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REVIEWS:

DAILY TELEGRAPH.—"This intensely attention-grabbing quantity is not just as fascinating as any publication of experience, yet packed from conceal to hide with worthwhile proof and theories that no different dwelling guy may speak with equivalent authority."

EVENING STANDARD.—"It is most unlikely to provide greater than a truly mild proposal of the wealth of curiosity there's during this quantity for hunters and naturalists alike. From conceal to hide it really is filled with considerate statement and photograph description."

COUNTRY LIFE.—"There isn't a web page during this well-written and deeply-informed ebook which can't be studied with excitement and revenue via the typical reader. To the fellow who understands Africa the amount is very fascinating from conceal to hide. it really is destined, we've got little question, to be numbered one of the classics of African literature."

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Contents:

- bankruptcy I: Notes at the Questions Of protecting colour, reputation Marks, And The effect Of surroundings On dwelling Organisms
- bankruptcy II: extra Notes at the Questions Of protecting shade, attractiveness Marks, And The impact Of setting On residing Organisms
- bankruptcy III, IV & V: Notes at the Lion
- bankruptcy VI: Notes at the noticed Hyena
- bankruptcy VII: Notes On Wild canines And Cheetahs
- bankruptcy VIII: Extinction And Diminution Of online game In South Africa — Notes at the Cape Buffalo
- bankruptcy IX: Notes at the Tse-Tse Fly
- bankruptcy X: Notes at the Black Or Prehensile-Lipped Rhinoceros
- bankruptcy XI: Notes at the Giraffe
- bankruptcy XII & XIII: A trip To Amatongaland looking for Inyala
- bankruptcy XIV: Notes at the Gemsbuck
- bankruptcy XV: a few Curious looking Experiences
- bankruptcy XVI: extra Curious looking Experiences
- bankruptcy XVII: Incidents Of A trip in the course of the Northern Kalahari
- bankruptcy XVIII: The final Of South Africa's video game Haunts
- bankruptcy XIX: How I Spent Christmas Day 1879
- bankruptcy XX: Notes at the Masarwa: The Bushmen Of the inner Of South Africa

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