Sale 18BP02 | Lot 449

MATHIAS, H.[ENRY]. V[INCENT] Five weeks' sport in the interior of the Himalayas; together with a description of the game found there. Also, a few hints regarding equipment, &c....

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MATHIAS, H.[ENRY]. V[INCENT]  Five weeks' sport in the interior of the Himalayas; together with a description of the game found there. Also, a few hints regarding equipment, andc....

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Lot 449
MATHIAS, H.[ENRY]. V[INCENT] Five weeks' sport in the interior of the Himalayas; together with a description of the game found there. Also, a few hints regarding equipment, &c....
London: Franz Thimm, 1865. First edition. Publisher's dark green cloth embossed in blind. 6 3/8 x 4 1/4 inches (16 x 10.5 cm); 132 pp. Light wear and soiling to covers, internally a clean copy. The Schwerdt-Duke of Gloucester copy, with their bookplates.
A scarce work, of which WorldCat records only six copies. Of this work, Czech states "Mathias travelled near the headwaters of the Ganges, bagging thar, barking deer, and serow, as well as other game..." Not in Yakushi.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $468 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
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