Sale 18JJ02 | Lot 57

DAVIS, EDMUND Woodcock Shooting.

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

Lot Details

Lot 57
DAVIS, EDMUND Woodcock Shooting.
N.p.: Printed for Private Distribution [by the De Vinne Press], 1908. First edition, number 89 of 100 copies on Imperial Japan paper. Original parchment backed boards, in original numbered slipcase. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches; 39 photogravure plates, lettered tissue guards, ornamental initials. Slight bump at head, the volume fine, wear to slipcase.
A fine privately printed production limited to just 100 copies. We trace two copies at auction in 20 years. Gee, p. 70.; Litchfield 72.


Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $1,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $1,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist
Catalogue Info

Hunting Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Aug 14, 2018 at 12pm EDT