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SPORT IN THE CRIMEA AND CAUCASUS.
Phillipps-Wolley, Clive.

SPORT IN THE CRIMEA AND CAUCASUS.

Richard Bentley & Son 1881.
1st Ed. x + 370pp. Some very light browning, early rebind in cloth with gilt lettered title label to spine, minor signs of wear. Clive Phillips-Wolley (1854-1918) Late British Vice-Consul at Kertch. The above work was based on his time hunting in Russia. Czech pp.161. ‘The author, the British vice-consul at Ketch on the Black Sea, enjoyed considerable sport both on the Crimean Peninsula and in the Caucasus Mountains. Besides his numerous bird shooting trips in ther countryside, he hunted wild boar and bear, and bagged antelope near Tiflis. He provides considerable details on the terrain and peoples of that region.’
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