Sale 19JJ01 | Lot 283

[TEXAS - LITCHFIELD COPY] FLACK [CAPTAIN OF TEXAS RANGERS]. The Texan-Rifle Hunter, or Field Sports on the Prairie.

Catalogue: Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 283
[TEXAS - LITCHFIELD COPY] FLACK [CAPTAIN OF TEXAS RANGERS]. The Texan-Rifle Hunter, or Field Sports on the Prairie.
London: John Maxwell, 1866. First edition. The Edward Sands Litchfield copy with his bookplate, the front endpaper detached, spine darkened and with a few small chips, minor stains to cloth.
"Flack was an early settler in Texas from the time of its Independence and he gives a circumstantial account of its history from his own observations, as well as a lively narrative" (Eberstadt catalogue, 1938). No copy in auction record since 1981. Sabin 24641; The Edward S. Litchfield Collection, p. 45 (this copy).


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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