Sale 19JJ01 | Lot 284

[TEXAS - LITCHFIELD COPY] FLACK, Capt. ("The Ranger"). A Hunter's Experiences in the Southern States of America; being, An Account of the Natural History of the Various Quadrupeds and Birds which are the Objects of Chase in those Countries.

Catalogue: Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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Lot 284
[TEXAS - LITCHFIELD COPY] FLACK, Capt. ("The Ranger"). A Hunter's Experiences in the Southern States of America; being, An Account of the Natural History of the Various Quadrupeds and Birds which are the Objects of Chase in those Countries.
London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1866. First edition. Publisher's cloth. 359 pp., ads dated July 1867. Rear hinge cracked, half-title toned from endpapers, very clean within, the binding extremities rubbed and the spine slightly darkened with minor chips to tips, the Edward Sands Litchfield copy with his bookplate.
Scarce hunting narrative relating to Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, etc. Rare: we trace no copy at auction since 1993. Sabin 24639; The Edward S. Litchfield Collection, p. 45 (this copy).


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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $593 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
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Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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