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Frank Forester's Field Sports of the United States, and British Provinces, of North America by  Henry William Herbert - First US Edition - 1849 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 22174)

Frank Forester's Field Sports of the United States, and British Provinces, of North America

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Frank Forester's Field Sports of the United States, and British Provinces, of North America

by Herbert, Henry William

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: Stringer & Townsend (Late Burgess, Stringer & Co), 1849. First US Edition. Hardcover. In two volumes. x, [11]-360pp; vi, [7]-367pp + note. Green cloth stamped in blind on the sides, gold vignette on the front, spine decorated and lettered in gold. Frontispiece and five inserted plates in each volume with illustrations by the author. Spines professionally repaired, wear to extremities, scattered foxing throughout. A good+ set. Apparently a mixed state with descriptions matching both the first and second issue in BAL. BAL 8112. Sabin 31461. ; Octavo.

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Bookseller
Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
22174
Title
Frank Forester's Field Sports of the United States, and British Provinces, of North America
Author
Herbert, Henry William
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First US Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Stringer & Townsend (Late Burgess, Stringer & Co)
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1849
Keywords
ANTIQUARIAN, Non-fiction, AMERICANA, HUNTING, WILD ANIMALS
Bookseller catalogs
Antiquarian; Americana; Leisure and Entertainment;
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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

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About Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Parigi Books, established in 2006, is an independent antiquarian bookstore located in the heart of Schenectady, NY. We are open by appointment only.We buy and sell fine books and collectibles in all fields with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy, mysteries, comics and graphic novels. Our eclectic taste is reflected in the ample variety of items available, from significant titles from the 1500s on to original comic art, from collectible paperbacks to literary magazines. We carry in stock the best selection of Italian language graphic novels and comics you can find this side of the pond.As fairly, strict graders who pay particular attention to collecting standards, we have been able to make thousands of customers happy over the years.Parigi Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), and the Independent Online Booksellers' Association (IOBA).

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Cloth
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octavo
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spine
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vignette
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