Hunting In Many Lands

The Book of the Boone and Crockett Club


Forest and Stream Publishing Company, New York. 1st edition,1895.Illustrated. 8vo, publisher’s maroon cloth stamped in silver. Spine sunned with a tear. Some signs of erased blue pencil notes. Hardcover, 21.5 X 15 X 4 cm, 447 pages. The first volume published by the Boone and Crockett Club, was entitled “American Big Game Hunting,” confined itself to sport on the American continent. This second volume presents a number of interesting sketches written by club members who have hunted big game in other lands. Essays include: Hunting in East Africa, To the Gulf of Cortez, A Canadian Moose Hunt, A Hunting Trip in India, Dog Sledging in the North, Wolf-Hunting in Russia, A Bear-Hunt in the Sierras, The Ascent of Chief Mountain, The Cougar, Big Game of Mongolia and Tibet, Hunting in the Cattle Country, Wolf-Coursing, Game Laws, and Protection of the Yellowstone National Park. – Summary by Michele Fry.