Sale 18BP01 | Lot 462

FOA, EDOUARD After big game in Central Africa; records of a sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when crossing the Dark Continent from the mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo.

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Lot 462
FOA, EDOUARD After big game in Central Africa; records of a sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when crossing the Dark Continent from the mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo.
London: Adam & Charles Black, 1899. First edition. Publisher's pictorial cloth. 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches (21.5 x 15.5 cm); xxviii, 330 pp., 10 pp. adverts.; illustrations, map. Nominal wear, a bright copy.
An important hunting journey from 1894 to 1897. Foa collected about 500 animals for the Museum of Paris, including an enormous elephant.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
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