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

[Davies, Henry Eugene, General]
'TEN DAYS ON THE PLAINS'. NEW YORK: CROCKER & CO., [CA. 1872]
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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

[Davies, Henry Eugene, General]
'TEN DAYS ON THE PLAINS'. NEW YORK: CROCKER & CO., [CA. 1872]
Estimate
3,0005,000
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[Davies, Henry Eugene, General]
'TEN DAYS ON THE PLAINS'. NEW YORK: CROCKER & CO., [CA. 1872]
8vo (10 1/8 x 6 3/8 in.; 258 x 162mm). 68pp. letterpress text, folding lithographed map; foxing, some creasing and closed marginal tears to map, minor toning. Original cloth-backed glazed boards, inscribed by the author on the front pastedown; rubbing to boards.
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Literature

Eberstadt 107:116; Graff 1013; Howes D97; Streeter Sale 4097

Catalogue Note

Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to R.W. Cameron, and dated the 1st of January 1874. Davies' account of General Sheridan's famous buffalo hunt during the fall of 1871. Buffalo Bill was their guide and large trophies were awarded. 

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