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Recent Hunting Trips in British North America by  F C (Frederick Courteney) Selous - First Edition - 1907 - from John Simmer Gun Books + and Biblio.com

Recent Hunting Trips in British North America

by Selous, F C (Frederick Courteney)

Condition: Good/No Jacket


London: Witherby & Co., 1907. 400 pages includes index. Top page edges gilt, light green cloth with gilt moose head on top cover, gilt titles on spine. Corners bumped, spine wrinkled. Former owner bookplate on first endpaper. 65 illustrations from photographs. Hunting moose in central Canada, Caribou in Newfoundland, Yukon Territory, grizzlyt bear, in the company of Charles Sheldon, Carl Rungius, Wilfred Osgood and others at various tmes and places ca.1900-1905. First Edition. Cloth Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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