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												Sport in Many Lands, in Two Volumes, Vol. II only by  Henry Astbury] H. A. L. ("The Old Skekarry); [LEVESON
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1877
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 81542)

Sport in Many Lands, in Two Volumes, Vol. II only

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Sport in Many Lands, in Two Volumes, Vol. II only

by H. A. L. ("The Old Skekarry); [LEVESON, Henry Astbury]

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London: Chapman and Hall. Poor with no dust jacket. 1877. Hardcover. Volume II only of the author's guide to hunting in various worldwide locations, from the American West to Southern Africa. Illustrated throughout in black & white by unspecfied artist(s), depicting various animals and their hunters. --- In full olive cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. --- This book has seen its better days, with exposed mull at front hinge, torn out first few endpapers at front of volume and very loose title page, along with inked gift inscription dated 1891 to title page and discoloration & small tears to cloth. Overall, the binding is holding in this scarce item but with obvious damages and priced accordingly.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 295 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
81542
Title
Sport in Many Lands, in Two Volumes, Vol. II only
Author
H. A. L. ("The Old Skekarry); [LEVESON, Henry Astbury]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Poor with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chapman and Hall
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1877

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hinge
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octavo
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jacket
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spine
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Poor
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Cloth
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title page
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