Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 49

BLIXEN-FINECKE, BROR von African Hunter. Translated from the Swedish by F. H. Lyon.

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

Lot Details

Lot 49
BLIXEN-FINECKE, BROR von African Hunter. Translated from the Swedish by F. H. Lyon.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. First American edition. Publisher's yellow cloth in dust jacket. 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches; [x], 284, viii pp.; frontispiece, plates, half-title. Jacket toned and worn with loss to head of spine and a few marginal tears, cloth tips bumped, marginal losses to Illustrations list, ink stamps to front endpapers.
First American edition of Blixen-Finecke's only hunting book, in the scarce dust jacket. Blixen-Finecke was married to Isak (Karen) Dinesen, author of Out of Africa and Babette's Feast. Czech, Africa, p. 29.


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Estimate: $100 - $200
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Travel & Sport in Africa from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 11am EDT