The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. – Corbett, Jim.

Corbett, Jim.


Publisher: Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard. OUP. London. 1956 (Second Impression Illustrated Edition)
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8vo, XXV, 191pp. Hardcover, neat d/w now protected by clear archival covering; interior in excellent condition. An absorbing account of the author’s hard won campaign against a single leopard which is more cunning than tigers and which brought terror to the Garhwal area of India. Corbett evolved from being a famous big game trophy hunter to become an effective protagonist for animal and environment protection.