Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 4

[AFRICAN TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION] A group miscellany.

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

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Lot 4
[AFRICAN TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION] A group miscellany.
Comprising: BUCHANAN, ANGUS. Exploration of Air. Out of the World North of Nigeria. London: John Murray, 1921. First edition. Publisher's blue pictorial cloth. Frontispiece and plates after photographs, full-page map, half-title. Spine toned, extremities worn, foxed throughout; STREETER, DANIEL W. Denatured Africa. New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press, 1926. First edition. Publisher's blue cloth gilt. Frontispiece and plates after photographs. Spine rubbed, wear to extremities, evenly toned throughout, booksellers ticket to front free endpaper; RUSSELL, ARCHER. Gone Nomad. Twenty Years' Vagabond Wanderings in Three Continents. Sydney, Australia: Angus & Robertson Limited, 1936. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Jacket toned and spotted with splits and marginal losses, cloth spine sunned, foxed throughout, ink stamp and ownership inscription to endpapers; DOWER, KENNETH GANDAR. The Spotted Lion. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Folding map, frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Jacket toned and edgeworn with minor losses, evenly toned throughout, scattered foxing; ROTHSCHILD, EDMUND DE. Window on the World. London: Peter Davies, [1949]. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Jacket worn with loss to extremities, cloth stained and bumped; FLETCHER, ERNEST H. Africa. The Trip of a Lifetime. New York: Comet Press Books, [1954]. First edition, inscribed by the author. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Plates after photographs, half-title. Clipped jacket toned and worn with marginal losses, cloth tips lightly bumped, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper.
The lot six titles. (6)


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

Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 11am EDT