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Very Good- No Jacket. Book. 16mo-over 5¾"-6¾" tall. 279 pp., Volume 3 of "The Sagamore Series"-The Works of Theodore Roosevelt-an engraving of Roosevelt in hunting clothes opposite the title page, a little wear at the top and bottom of the spine and some very minor wear at the edges of the spine, a few small and minor light and dark spots on the front and back covers and the spine darkening a little, corners crisp, the pages have just the slightest hint of tanning at the margins, book is in very presentable condition-spine color brown, dark brown-(U.S. history / presidents) CR.
First edition. Large 8vo. xiv, 472 pp. Illustrated from line drawings, plates, chapter-head vignettes. Phillips, p. 322. Heller 311: "Chapters on hunting blacktail and whitetail deer, wapiti, prong-buck, mountain sheep and goat, caribou, moose, bison, and peccary in Texas, black and grizzly bear, cougar, and wolves." Gee "Sportsman's Library, " p. 63. Wegner, p. 234. Two half-inch tears at head of spine, but a good solid copy. Original brown and gilt-stamped decorated tan cloth (soiled). (7405).
279 pages. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. WILDERNESS. According to Teddy, "No one, but he who has partaken thereof, can understand the keen delight of hunting in lonely lands. For him is the joy of the horse well ridden and the rifle well held; for him the long days of toil and hardship, resolutely endured, and crowned at the end with triumph." Read all about how Roosevelt shot a grizzly. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Theodore Roosevelt, Wilderness, United States, Shooting, Wildlife, Rifles, Bears, Hunting, Hunters, Hounds, American West, Wolves, Moose, Deer, Caribou, United States Presidents).
Fine. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. The Presidential Edition. 1893 at copyright page and following introduction; no other dates. Beige buckram (cloth) boards, spine titles tan label, lt. shelf wear. Pages fine; no writing. Frontispiece plate of "The Death of the Grizzly" by A. B. Frost. Semi-glossy, red-brown top-stain. Bind fine, square; hinges fully intact. Charmingly entertaining variety of illustrations and symbols at the chapter heads and tails. Near fine example. Splendid account of TR's hunting expeditions throughout North America, intermingled with observations of natural history and legends and lore of the chase. While writing his hugely successful and large work, "the Winning of the West", Roosevelt wrote this account derived from his experiences of big-game hunting in the Western U.S.A. Includes a appendix and index. 472 pages. Insured post.
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