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

Herbert, Henry William (Frank Forester)
'THE WARWICK WOODLANDS, OR THINGS AS THEY WERE THERE, TEN YEARS AGO. BY FRANK FORESTER'. PHILADELPHIA: G. B. ZIEBER, 1845
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 1,750 USD
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45

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

Herbert, Henry William (Frank Forester)
'THE WARWICK WOODLANDS, OR THINGS AS THEY WERE THERE, TEN YEARS AGO. BY FRANK FORESTER'. PHILADELPHIA: G. B. ZIEBER, 1845
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 1,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Herbert, Henry William (Frank Forester)
'THE WARWICK WOODLANDS, OR THINGS AS THEY WERE THERE, TEN YEARS AGO. BY FRANK FORESTER'. PHILADELPHIA: G. B. ZIEBER, 1845
8vo (7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.; 190 x 114 mm). Scattered spotting, including on title, upper and lower right corners of text block creased. Publisher's printed wrappers; some soiling and staining, spine chipped, corners chipped. Black buckram clamshell case, tan morocco lettering-piece.
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Literature

'BAL' 8085; Van Winkle pp. 13–14; White pp. 52–53

Catalogue Note

First edition. Very rare. The Van Winkle sale notes only two known copies in original wrappers.

'The Warwick Woodlands' established British expatriate H. W. Herbert as Frank Forester, the pre-eminent American sporting and outdoors writer.

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