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Chinese Hunter by  J Wong-Quincey - First American - 1939 - from Trophy Room Books and Biblio.com

Chinese Hunter

by Wong-Quincey, J

Condition: VG+


NY: John Day, 1939. First American. Hardcover. VG+. Hunting big game in N China. Author was first Chinese to hunt Ovis ammon darwini and Ovis ammon ammon in his native country. Excellent reading. This American edition comes in several color of cloth binding. This is yellow with black titling.Inside front and rear flaps of jacket pasted inside rear cover. From the library of noted collector and former New Hampshire Governor Walter Rutherford Peterson, his bookplate inside front cover.


  • Bookseller: Trophy Room Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1114
  • Title: Chinese Hunter
  • Author: Wong-Quincey, J
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - VG+
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First American
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: John Day
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1939
  • Keywords: Big game hunting, sheep hunting, Central Asian hunting, Hunting
  • Bookseller catalogs: Out of Print Big Game Hunting Books;
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / Hunting;


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