Hunting & shooting in Ceylon

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .

Written in English

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  • Hunting -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Description and travel.

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Statementby Harry Storey; with contributions by Thos. Farr; Lieut.-Col. E. Gordon Reeves [and others] with 69 illustrations from photographs and 1 folding map.
ContributionsFarr, Thomas., Reeves, E. Gordon., Library of Leonard and Virginia Woolf., Wildlife and Outdoor Recreation Collection.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 365, [1] p.
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16607301M

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