Sale 19JJ03 | Lot 8

AKELEY, DELIA J. Jungle Portraits.

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

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Lot 8
AKELEY, DELIA J. Jungle Portraits.
New York: Robert McBride & Company, 1933. Second edition. Publisher's green cloth, photographic endpapers. 8 1/8 x 5 1/2 inches; [x], 251 pp.; half-title. Extremities a bit frayed, lightly and evenly toned throughout, ownership inscriptions to verso of half-title.
"Delia, Carl Akeley's first wife, recounts her numerous adventures with her husband hunting elephant in Uganda, crocodiles on the Tana River, and her torturous experience rescuing Carl after he was pinned by an elephant" (Czech). Czech, Africa, p. 3.


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

Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 11am EDT