Sale 20JJ02 | Lot 3

[AFRICA] McCUTCHEON, JOHN T. In Africa. Hunting Adventures in the Big Game Country.

Catalogue: Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books
[AFRICA]  McCUTCHEON, JOHN T. In Africa. Hunting Adventures in the Big Game Country.

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Lot 3
[AFRICA] McCUTCHEON, JOHN T. In Africa. Hunting Adventures in the Big Game Country.
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1910. First edition, trade issue. Publisher's cloth, rebacked and recased preserving spine strip. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches; 402 pp.; frontispiece, plates, in-text illustrations. The endpapers replaced and the binding recased, clean within.
"A cartoonist for the Chicago Tribune, the author joined Teddy Roosevelt's famous hunting expedition to East Africa. Stalking with Carl Akeley, he bagged elephant, lion and a variety of plains game. McCutcheon writes with a wry sense of humor, and provides visual commentary through a host of cartoons caricaturing episodes of camp and sporting life" - Czech, Africa, pp. 188-189.


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Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $37 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $40 - $60
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Travel, Natural History, Americana and Sporting Books

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