Sale 19JJ05 | Lot 165

KNAPP, EDWARD SPRING We Knapps Thought it was Nice.

Catalogue: Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 165
KNAPP, EDWARD SPRING We Knapps Thought it was Nice.
New York: Privately printed, 1940. Limited edition, no. 78 of 200 copies. Original tan cloth, printed paper label to the spine. 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches; 211 pp.; frontispiece, plates, half-title, limitation page. Front hinge slightly overopened, else fine.
Published posthumously in a small edition for private distribution. A history of the Knapp family of Bayshore, Long Island, including tales of shooting on Long Island 1870s and 1890s for snipe, duck, geese, brant, grouse, quail, woodcock, dove; live pigeon shooting at Westminster Kennel Club; shooting prairie chicken in Iowa in the 1880s; and some accounts of fishing.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $150 - $250
Sold for $250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $150 - $250
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Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Oct 01, 2019 at 10am EDT