Sale 18JJ02 | Lot 4

AFLALO, F.G. Sunshine and Sport in Florida and the West Indies.

Catalogue: Hunting Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 4
AFLALO, F.G. Sunshine and Sport in Florida and the West Indies.
London: T. Werner Laurie, [1907]. First edition. Publisher's decorated green cloth. 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches; xv, 272 pp., plates after photographs. Book label of the Manchester Geographical Society and with their release stamp to verso of title and final text leaf, small area of discolor to spine where shelf label was removed, hinges becoming weak with some leaves beginning to detach.
Records the tarpon fishing trip of an Englishman, who encouraged catch-and-release, in 1906 and his return voyage through Jamaica and Cuba. Bruns F54.


Estimate: $50 - $80
Sold for $175 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $50 - $80
Sold for $175 (includes buyer's premium)

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Hunting Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Aug 14, 2018 at 12pm EDT