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Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach by  William J Schaldach - Signed First Edition - 1945 - from JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS (SKU: 002087)

Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach

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Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach

by Schaldach, William J

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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West Hartford: Countryman Press, 1945. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Carl Rungius. One of 1275 copies of which 1250 were numbered. This is one of the numbered copies. INSCRIBED, SIGNED and dated 1946 by Carl Rungius on the blank FFEP and SIGNED by Schaldach, the author, on the same page. Copies signed by Rungius are very uncommon. Very good condition with slight fraying spine ends, usual light browning of pages, very tips lower corners rubbed, no previous owner marks or writing on any pages other than the signed inscription and author signature. Original slipcase has 1cm deep loss of cover paper at spine ends, complete cover labels (front and back) that are not chipped, some splitting along one spine edge but connections holding well. The book measures 318mm tall x 245mm, and has 117 numbered pages of text (illustration leaves are not numbered), b/w sketch of bull moose frontispiece, b/w portrait painting of Rungius, 10 full-page color paintings, 18 b/w in-text illustrations (a couple of these have multiple images, ie, several animal heads in one sketch -- most are single heads), 8 half-page b/w illustrations, 1 full-page b/w illustration, 11 b/w photos. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL ITEM BEING OFFERED.

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Bookseller
JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002087
Title
Carl Rungius Big Game Painter: Fifty Years With Brush And Rifle -- First Edition SIGNED by RUNGIUS and by Schaldach
Author
Schaldach, William J
Illustrator
Carl Rungius
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Countryman Press
Place of Publication
West Hartford
Date published
1945
Keywords
hunting, big game, canadian rockies, rocky mountains of canada, mountaineering, mountains, banff, art, painting, painters
Bookseller catalogs
Mountains Canada; fine colored plates; cowboy & western classics;

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