Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 3

[AFRICAN FAUNA] Three titles on African animals.

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

Lot Details

Lot 3
[AFRICAN FAUNA] Three titles on African animals.
Comprising: DRAKE-BROCKMAN, R. E. The Mammals of Somaliland. London: Hurst and Blackett, Ltd., 1910. First edition. Publisher's green cloth, spine gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Spine ends bumped, foxing to first and last few leaves; FITZSIMONS, F. W. The Snakes of South Africa. Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite. Cape Town & Pretoria: T. Maskew Miller and Durban & Maritzburg: P. Davis & Sons, [1912]. Publisher's blue pictorial cloth gilt. Folding frontispiece, illustrated throughout, publisher's advertisements. Extremities lightly bumped, bookplate to front free endpaper; and SCLATER, W. L. The Mammals of South Africa. London: R. H. Porter, 1900. The Fauna of South Africa series. First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's green pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt. Folding map, in-text illustrations, publisher's advertisements. Somewhat shaken, extremities a bit worn, occasional spotting.
The lot three titles in four volumes. (3)


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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $87 (includes buyer's premium)

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

Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 11am EDT