Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 1

[ABYSSINIA] Group of titles on Abyssinia.

Catalogue: Travel & Sport in Africa from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

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Lot 1
[ABYSSINIA] Group of titles on Abyssinia.
Comprising: HODSON, ARNOLD WIENHOLT. Seven Years in Southern Abyssinia. [London]: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd, 1927. First edition. Publisher's cloth. Frontispieces and plates after photographs, half-title. Extremities bumped, a few pale spots to cloth, foxing throughout, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, bookplate to front pastedown; HODSON, ARNOLD. Where Lion Reign. An Account of Lion Hunting & Exploration in S.W. Abyssinia. London: Skeffington & Son, Ltd., [1929]. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Jacket a bit worn with loss to foot of spine, cloth tips bumped, scattered foxing; CHEESMAN, R. E. Lake Tana & the Blue Nile. An Abyssinian Quest. London: Macmillan and Co., 1936. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Folding map, folding frontispiece, plates, half-title. Jacket toned with short split near head of spine, foxing to endpapers; and MACCREAGH, GORDON. The Last of Free Africa. New York and London: D. Appleton-Century Company, [1935]. Second edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket, map endpapers. Frontispiece, plates, half-title. Jacket with some surface soiling and splits and losses, light bumping to cloth tips, scattered foxing, bookplate to dedication page.
The lot four titles. (4)


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Travel & Sport in Africa from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 11am EDT