The End of the Game

By: Beard, Peter

Price: $400.00

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Book Condition: Near fine


Reprint (first thus). Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Quarto (27 cm), pp. 286. Brown boards with blind-stamped titling, pictorial jacket. Richly illustrated, with Beard's commentary on African elephant conservation. Includes bibliography and a new afterword by Beard for this edition. Jacket has slight edge wear and is clipped; corners slightly bumped, and a sliver of sunning to tail of spine. Unique gift inscription on title page. In this revised edition, Beard shifts tone from the first edition, in which he celebrated European big game hunters, to embrace a conservation message as a "horrified witness" (Bodio 125-128). Dust jacket present.

Title: The End of the Game

Author Name: Beard, Peter

Categories: Wildlife,

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1988

ISBN Number: 087701521X

ISBN Number 13: 9780877015215

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near fine

Jacket Condition: Near fine

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20794