Heaven Has Claws

Heaven Has Claws
John Murray  London 1952 1st Edn. 8vo Illust 203p  Blue cloth cover  Story of a year long expedition of the author, son of the author of Sherlock Holmes books, and his wife to the Indian Ocean.  Big game fishing off the African coast. Adventures in the coral islands of the Mafia Channel, the seas of Zanzibar, Kilwa Kisiwani and the ruins of the Palace of Songa Manara.As well as an adventure and search for the unknown, in both man and animals, it is also a search for personal freedom. , Cover has some  rubbing on corners. Some  foxing.   "One of the most exciting chronicles of adventure to be published in many a month.....guaranteed to set your pulses racing"....The New York Times –Very good          
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