Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 59

BOYES, JOHN The Company of Adventurers.

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

Lot Details

Lot 59
BOYES, JOHN The Company of Adventurers.
London: East Africa Ltd., 1928. First edition. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. 8 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches; xii, 318 pp.; frontispiece map, plates, half-title. Jacket spine lightly sunned, minor edgewear to an overall fine jacket, cloth tips bumped, endpapers slightly toned, occasional foxing, gift inscription to front pastedown.
Scarce in the dust jacket, particularly in this fine condition. "Boyes recounts his adventures in East Africa, particularly hunting elephant in the Lado Enclave, and on safari with W. N. McMillan and C. W. L. Bulpett near the Donyo Sabuk for lion and rhinoceros. There are additional excursions to Kikuyu land and Abyssinia" (Czech). Czech, Africa, p. 32.


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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $187 (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