Sale 18JJ02 | Lot 44

CHABOT, AUGUSTE J. F., COMTE DE La chasse du chevreuil avec l'historique des races les plus célèbres de chiens courants existant ou ayant existé en France.

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

Lot Details

Lot 44
CHABOT, AUGUSTE J. F., COMTE DE La chasse du chevreuil avec l'historique des races les plus célèbres de chiens courants existant ou ayant existé en France.
Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1879. First edition, likely in an edition of about 300 copies. Period three-quarters morocco, marbled sides. 132, [2] pp.; with twelve fine mounted Woodburytypes of hunting dogs and two other plates. Binding a bit rubbed, some scattered foxing to text, in general a sound copy of a very scarce book.
A classic of the cynologic literature, relating to hunting dogs in specific, with fine photographic images of the animals. Thiébaud, 161; Souhart, 92; Schwerdt, I, 102.


Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $468 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $468 (includes buyer's premium)

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Hunting Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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