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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Townshend, S. Nugent 
'OUR INDIAN SUMMER IN THE FAR WEST. AN AUTUMN TOUR OF FIFTEEN THOUSAND MILES IN KANSAS, TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, COLORADO, AND THE INDIAN TERRITORY'. LONDON: CHARLES WHITTINGHAM, 1880
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Townshend, S. Nugent 
'OUR INDIAN SUMMER IN THE FAR WEST. AN AUTUMN TOUR OF FIFTEEN THOUSAND MILES IN KANSAS, TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, COLORADO, AND THE INDIAN TERRITORY'. LONDON: CHARLES WHITTINGHAM, 1880
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Townshend, S. Nugent 
'OUR INDIAN SUMMER IN THE FAR WEST. AN AUTUMN TOUR OF FIFTEEN THOUSAND MILES IN KANSAS, TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, COLORADO, AND THE INDIAN TERRITORY'. LONDON: CHARLES WHITTINGHAM, 1880
Large 4to (10 9/16 x 8 in.; 270 x 203mm). Title-page printed in red and black, 62 mounted albumen photographs (approx: 7 x 4 1/2 in.; 178 x 114mm, with some trimmed to roundels) by John George Hyde; foxing primarily to title and endleaves, some toning to sky in a few images, but generally fine. Original blue cloth over bevelled boards, upper board pictorially stamped with camp scene in black and gilt, lower board blindstamped, all edges gilt, yellow endpapers; one or two minor spots to boards. Blue cloth-covered slipcase.
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Literature

Clark, 'New South' 227; Howes T323

Catalogue Note

First edition. Through this narrative Townshend, an English newspaper editor, documents his time on the frontier, placing particular emphasis on Texas. The photographs are by John George Hyde, his travelling companion.

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