Sale 19JJ05 | Lot 215

PICKERING, H. G. Angling of the Test or True Love Under Stress.

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

Lot Details

Lot 215
PICKERING, H. G. Angling of the Test or True Love Under Stress.
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. Limited edition, no. 152 of 197 copies, signed by the author. Publisher's black cloth gilt, glassine wrapper, in original box. 9 x 5 7/8 inches; [ix], 25 pp.; plates, additional engraved vignette title page, half-title, limitation page. Glassine wrapper with short tears along edges, box toned and a bit worn with ink stamp of Thomas A. Howell to each side, interior fine.
First edition, first issue, with author's signature on the title page. With "Book-of-the-Nonce Club" newsletter announcing the book laid in. Frazier P-8-a; Siegel 97.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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

Tue, Oct 01, 2019 at 10am EDT