Sale 19JJ05 | Lot 22

BORNER, A. C. et al. Memories of the Hunting Trip to the New Hampshire Hills Taken by Embryo Hunters in the Year 1908; With Some Poetic Effusions on the Trip Taken in 1907.

Catalogue: Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 22
BORNER, A. C. et al. Memories of the Hunting Trip to the New Hampshire Hills Taken by Embryo Hunters in the Year 1908; With Some Poetic Effusions on the Trip Taken in 1907.
[Philadelphia]: printed for private circulation, 1909. First edition. Original green limp reverse calf, string-tied, unopened. 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches; unpaginated; photographic frontispiece, marginal line drawings throughout. Leather edgeworn and a bit rubbed and spotted, lacking endpapers?, a bit toned and foxed with some minor worming to one or two leaves.
Memoir of deer hunting trips to northern New Hampshire in 1908, and descriptions of the 1907 hunt written in verse. Each page is illustrated with line drawings in the margins printed in pale blue. Quite rare and apparently unrecorded; no copies listed in WorldCat.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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