Sale 18BP02 | Lot 292

ATLEE, JOSHUA W. Camping as a Recreation.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
ATLEE, JOSHUA W.  Camping as a Recreation.

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Lot 292
ATLEE, JOSHUA W. Camping as a Recreation.
n.p.: privately printed, [1913?]. First edition, signed by the author, with an additional presentation to a relative. Publisher's flexible pebble-grained morocco, all edges gilt, in quarter green morocco slipcase and chemise. 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches; 17 x 12 cm; 131 ff. mimeographed typescript printed recto only; 20 original photographs. Spine sunned to brown, light wear, attractive condition overall.
Fishing and hunting exploits of a Philadelphia party at Camp Caribou, apparently near Bathurst, New Brunswick, 1909-1911. Lake trout were caught in abundance; deer and moose were shot. This little work (unrecorded by WorldCat) was apparently issued in a few copies for family members, and we note only one copy at auction (this).

C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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