Sale 18JJ03 | Lot 27

BIGSBY, JOHN J. The Shoe and Canoe or Pictures of Travel in the Canadas.

Catalogue: Travel Literature and Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 27
BIGSBY, JOHN J. The Shoe and Canoe or Pictures of Travel in the Canadas.
London: Chapman and Hall, 1850. First edition. Two volumes. Three-quarters brown calf over marbled boards, maroon marocco gilt lettering pieces to spines. 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches; [xvi], 352 pp.; viii, 346 pp., with half-titles, 2 folding engraved maps, 2 full-page maps, engraved frontispieces, 19 engraved plates. Generally a bit worn, folding map in vol. I with 3-inch tear, some plates foxed.
Lande 1582; Morgan p. 31; TPL 1426; Sabin 5360 [citing 1851 edition]; Field 133.


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Estimate: $400 - $500
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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Travel Literature and Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

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