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Selous, Frederick Courteney 1851-1917

Overview
Works: 181 works in 499 publications in 3 languages and 3,486 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Guidebooks  Anecdotes  Biography  Sources  Political platforms 
Roles: Author, Editor, Cartographer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: DT958, 968.91
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African nature notes and reminiscences by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

21 editions published between 1908 and 2018 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent hunting trips in British North America by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

17 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hunter's wanderings in Africa by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

24 editions published between 1881 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sport and travel, east and west by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel and adventure in southeast Africa by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

26 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Being the narrative of the last eleven years spent by the author on the Zambesi and its tributaries; with an account of the colonisation of Mashunaland and the progress of the gold industry in that country."
The man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African adventures by J. H Patterson( Book )

13 editions published between 1907 and 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two man-eating lions who terrorized East Africa and brought to a halt the construction of a new railway line
Sunshine and storm in Rhodesia, being a narrative of events in Matabeleland both before and during the recent native insurrection up to the date of the disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

19 editions published between 1896 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newfoundland guide book, 1905, including Labrador and St. Pierre by D. W Prowse( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prowse's aim in compiling this guide was to inform the general public on both sides of the Atlantic about the progress Newfoundland had made, and would continue to make in the seven years since the railway was completed and steamship service to Cape Breton began. To ensure success, Prowse enlisted "world-renowned writers and explorers" (p.3) to write about what the island had to offer tourists, sportsmen, and investors
The gun at home & abroad : the big game of Africa and Europe by Frederick Courteney Selous( )

5 editions published between 1914 and 1915 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war in South Africa : letters contributed to the "Times" by Mr. F.C. Selous, the well-known traveller and sportsman by Frederick Courteney Selous( )

5 editions published between 1899 and 1900 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa's greatest hunter : the lost writings of Frederick C. Selous by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years ardent fans have known that Selous wrote many articles in rare periodicals such as The Field as well as being a contributor to the hunting books of other authors. Now, for the first time, Safari Press and well-known Africana expert Dr. Jim Casada present Selous's articles in book form. Read about his early hunting days in Botswana; his hunts after the lions of the Kalahar; his elephant hunting adventures; his views on hippo; his presentation to the Royal Geographic Society concerning his hunts in Southern Africa; and much more
The committee's manifesto : as issued to the public press on 15th January, 1900 by South African Conciliation Committee( )

3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstruction in South Africa by Frederick Courteney Selous( )

in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The living animals of the world; a popular natural history with one thousand illustrations by C. J Cornish( Book )

3 editions published between 1901 and 1902 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Selous collection of big game in the British Museum (natural history), by J.G. Dollman, by British Museum (Natural History)( )

2 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa (Illustrated) : a Narrative of Nine Years Spent Amongst the Game of the Far Interior of South Africa by Frederick Courteney Selous( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow noted adventurer Frederick Courteney Selous as he spends nine years amongst the game of the far interior of South Africa as a professional hunter beginning in 1871 at the young age of 20. In his preface he notes, " ... my pages are naturally chiefly devoted to the ferae naturae amongst which I have been constantly living. Some of my conclusions with regard to lions, rhinoceroses, or other animal, may differ from those arrived at by other men equally competent to give an opinion; but, at all events, they are the result of a long personal experience of the beasts themselves, and
Sunshine and storm in Rhodesia by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

11 editions published between 1896 and 2017 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big game of Africa and Europe by Frederick Courteney Selous( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African adventures
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Travel and adventure in southeast AfricaThe man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African adventuresAfrica's greatest hunter : the lost writings of Frederick C. Selous
Alternative Names
Frederick Courteney Selous englischer Großwildjäger und Offizier

Frederick Courtney Selous

Frederick Selous Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1851-1917)

Selous, F. C. 1851-1917

Selous, F. C. (Frederick Courteney), 1851-1917

Selous, F. C. (Frederick Courtneney), 1851-1917

Selous, Frederick, 1851-1917

Selous, Frederick C. Jr

Selous, Frederick Courtenay 1851-1917

Селус, Фредерик Кортни

Фредерик Селоус

פרדריק סלוס

فريدريك سيلوس

Languages
English (308)

Spanish (1)

French (1)