African Adventures. Frederick B. BIG GAME HUNTING Patterson.

African Adventures

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 83 pp, plus 49 plates from photographs by the author. 7.75 x 10.25 inches, red cloth with lion head stamped in gilt on front board; photographic endpapers, top edge gilt. No dust jacket. Minor soiling, slight rubbing to boards, else fine. Frederick Bean Patterson was the CEO of National Cash Register (NCR). This well-illustrated account describes his Safari in Kenya, where he hunted for lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, and gazelle. His guide was professional hunter (and lover of Isak Dinesen) Denys Finch Hatton.

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