Fair. Fair hardcover. No DJ. Text unmarked. Covers show edge wear with rubbings/scuffing and bumped corners. Hinges cracked but binding still intact.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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).
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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