Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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Date of the auction: 01.10.2019

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[ACKLOM, MOREBY] Jekyl Island Club. Brunswick, Georgia. 1916.

[ACKLOM, MOREBY] Jekyl Island Club. Brunswick, Georgia. 1916. [Brunswick, Georgia: privately printed, 1916]. Second edition. Original quarter black morocco over green cloth. 9 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches; 21 text pp.; photogravure frontispiece and 61 photogravure plates, each captioned and with tissue guard

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[ADIRONDACKS] Two titles.

[ADIRONDACKS] Two titles. Comprising: SYLVESTER, NATHANIEL BARTLETT. Historical Sketches of Northern New York and the Adirondack Wilderness... Troy, N.Y.: William H. Young, 1877. First edition. Publisher's rust-colored cloth. 8 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches; 316 pp.; 2 plates with tissue guards (including

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[ANGLING CLUB] The Laurel Brook Club. Officers, Members of the Executive...

[ANGLING CLUB] The Laurel Brook Club. Officers, Members of the Executive Committee, Members. 1902-1978. [Massachusetts?: privately printed, circa 1978]. Original printed self-wrappers.9 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches; [8] pp. Pale foxing, else fine. C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$10 - US$20

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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"AN OLD HUNTER AND TRAPPER" The Hunter's & Trapper's Complete Guide, a...

"AN OLD HUNTER AND TRAPPER" The Hunter's & Trapper's Complete Guide, a manual of instruction in the art of Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing... New York: E. C. Boughton, 1875. First edition thus? Publisher's pictorial wrappers bound into three quarters red morocco over marbled boards. 6 3/8 x 4 1/2

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$40 - US$60

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[ANONYMOUS] Hints to Young Sportsmen, on the Art of Shooting Flying.

[ANONYMOUS] Hints to Young Sportsmen, on the Art of Shooting Flying. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, 1827. First edition. Publisher's drab paper boards, printed title label to upper cover, preserved in custom slipcase and chemise. 5 7/8 x 3 1/2 inches; vi, 39, [2] pp. Boards a bit worn

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[APPERLEY, CHARLES JAMES] = NIMROD My Life and Times.

[APPERLEY, CHARLES JAMES] = NIMROD My Life and Times. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1927. Limited edition, one of 250 copies. Publisher's red cloth gilt. 10 x 7 1/2 inches; xviii, 341, [1] pp.; frontispiece and plates tipped in (3 in color, the rest plain), half-title. Spine

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$20 - US$40

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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AUER, HARRY A. Camp Fires in the Yukon.

AUER, HARRY A. Camp Fires in the Yukon. Cincinnati: Stewart & Kidd Company, 1917. First edition, second printing. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches; vi, [4], 204, [2] pp.; full-page map, frontispiece, plates, publisher's advertisements. Jacket rather worn with old tape repairs

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BAILLIE-GROHMAN, W. A. Fifteen Years' Sport and Life in the Hunting Grounds...

BAILLIE-GROHMAN, W. A. Fifteen Years' Sport and Life in the Hunting Grounds of Western America and British Columbia. London: Horace Cox, 1900. First edition. Publisher's green cloth gilt. 9 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches; xii, 403, [2] pp.; 3 folding maps in rear pocket, photogravure frontispiece, plates and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BAILLIE-GROHMAN, W. A. Fifteen Years' Sport and Life in the Hunting Grounds...

BAILLIE-GROHMAN, W. A. Fifteen Years' Sport and Life in the Hunting Grounds of Western America and British Columbia. London: Horace Cox, 1907. Second edition. Publisher's brown cloth gilt. 9 3/8 x 6 3/8 inches; xii, 403, [2] pp.; 3 folding maps in rear pocket, photogravure frontispiece, plates and

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BARBER, EDWARD C. The Crack Shot; or, Young Rifleman's Complete Guide...

BARBER, EDWARD C. The Crack Shot; or, Young Rifleman's Complete Guide: being a Treatise on the Use of the Rifle... New York: The American News Company, [1868]. First edition. Publisher's green cloth. 7 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches; 342 pp.; in-text illustrations. Generally rubbed with wear to extremities

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BARBER, JOEL D. 'Long Shore.

BARBER, JOEL D. 'Long Shore. New York: The Derrydale Press, [1939]. Limited edition, no. 360 of 750 copies, signed by the author. Publisher's red leatherette gilt, in glassine wrapper and original box. 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches; xviii, [1], 108 pp.; frontispiece, plates, vignette title page, half-title

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BARKER, F. C. Lake and Forest as I Have Known Them.

BARKER, F. C. Lake and Forest as I Have Known Them. Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co, [1903]. First edition. Publisher's green pictorial cloth in dust jacket. 7 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches; 230 pp.; frontispiece and plates after photographs, half-title. Jacket spine sunned and extremities worn and creased

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BATES, FRANK A. Stories of Lake, Field and Forest. Rambles of a...

BATES, FRANK A. Stories of Lake, Field and Forest. Rambles of a Sportsman-Naturalist. South Braintree, Mass.: Frank A. Bates, Scientific and Historical Books, 1899. First edition, signed by the author. Publisher's cloth. 7 5/8 x 5 1/8 inches; 165, [6] pp.; frontispiece, plates, sectional titles

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BENTZEN, R. C. Brown Bear.

BENTZEN, R. C. Brown Bear. [N.p.: privately printed, 1956]. Inscribed by the author. Original pictorial wrappers. 6 x 7 3/4 inches; 60 pp.; map, illustrated after photographs. Wrappers lightly spotted and creased with short tears to backstrip, crease to upper corner of text leaves. Inscribed by the

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BERKELEY, GRANTLEY F. The English Sportsman in the Western Prairies.

BERKELEY, GRANTLEY F. The English Sportsman in the Western Prairies. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1861. First edition. Publisher's purple pictorial cloth gilt9 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches; xi, [1], 431, [16] pp.; frontispiece, plates, half-title, publisher's advertisements. Recased preserving muh of the

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BIART, LUCIEN Adventures of a Young Naturalist.

BIART, LUCIEN Adventures of a Young Naturalist. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1871]. First US edition. Publisher's green pictorial cloth gilt. 7 3/8 x 4 3/4 inches; 491, 12 pp.; frontispiece, plates, publisher's advertisements. Extremities a bit worn and fraying, somewhat overopened, booksellers

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$30 - US$50

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BLACKMAN, EMILY C. History of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.

BLACKMAN, EMILY C. History of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, 1873. First edition. Later black pebbled cloth, gilt-lettered spine. 8 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches; x, [1], 640 pp.; 5 folding maps, 1 full-page map, folding plate, plates with tissue guards, in-text

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$40 - US$60

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[BLISS, GEORGE S.] Little Lyford Pond Camps in the Moosehead Region [cover...

[BLISS, GEORGE S.] Little Lyford Pond Camps in the Moosehead Region [cover title]. Kokadjo, Maine: 1942. Original clasp-bound folder with pictorial label to upper cover. 10 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches; approx. 53 pp. original typescript and manuscript leaves; mounted gelatin silver prints, newsclippings

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$40 - US$60

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BOARDMAN, EDWIN A. Wings in the Blue.

BOARDMAN, EDWIN A. Wings in the Blue. [Boston]: The Christopher Publishing House, [1936]. First edition, inscribed by the author. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket, unopened. 9 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches; 75 pp.; in-text illustrations, half-title. Jacket with some light toning and edgewear, cloth slightly

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$30 - US$50

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BODDAM-WHETHAM, J. W. Western Wanderings. A Record of Travel in the Evening...

BODDAM-WHETHAM, J. W. Western Wanderings. A Record of Travel in the Evening Land. London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1874. First edition. Contemporary full tan calf with school supralibros to upper cover, turn-ins. 8 3/4x 5 3/8 inches; xii, [1], 364 pp.; frontispiece, plates, half-title. Extremities

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[BOONE AND CROCKETT CLUB] Two volumes.

[BOONE AND CROCKETT CLUB] Two volumes. Comprising: Boone and Crockett Club. Founded December, 1887. Officers, Constitution, Treasurer's Report, and List of Members for the Years 1927-1928. [New York: privately printed by Mark P. Foster, circa 1928]; and Boone and Crockett Club. Founded December

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$40 - US$60

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BORNER, A. C. et al. Memories of the Hunting Trip to the New Hampshire...

BORNER, A. C. et al. Memories of the Hunting Trip to the New Hampshire Hills Taken by Embryo Hunters in the Year 1908; With Some Poetic Effusions on the Trip Taken in 1907. [Philadelphia]: printed for private circulation, 1909. First edition. Original green limp reverse calf, string-tied, unopened

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BRANDON, C. WATT On the Big Game Trail.

BRANDON, C. WATT On the Big Game Trail. [Kemmerer, Wyoming: privately printed], 1938. First edition, inscribed by the author. Original pale blue wrappers. 9 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches; [17] pp.; in-text illustrations. Some pale staining and toning to wrappers along edges, old crease along upper corner

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[BROWN, JOHN J.]=AN AMERICAN ANGLER The American Angler's Guide. Being a...

[BROWN, JOHN J.]=AN AMERICAN ANGLER The American Angler's Guide. Being a compilation from works of popular English authors, from Walton to the present time... New York: Burgess, Stringer & Co., 1845. First edition. Contemporary brown cloth decorated in gilt and in blind. 5 7/8 x 3 3/4 inches; 224

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BUCKINGHAM, NASH Four Derrydale Press titles.

BUCKINGHAM, NASH Four Derrydale Press titles. Comprising: De Shootinest Gent'man and Other Tales (1934). Limited edition, one of 1250 copies, unnumbered but marked "Review"; Mark Right! Tales of Shooting & Fishing (1936). Limited edition, no. 998 of 1250 copies; Ole Miss' (1937). Limited edition

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BUMSTEAD, JOHN On the Wing. A Book for Sportsmen.

BUMSTEAD, JOHN On the Wing. A Book for Sportsmen. Boston: Field, Osgood, & Co., 1869. First edition. Publisher's green pictorial cloth gilt. 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches; 274, [6] pp.; frontispiece and plates with tissue guards, vignette title page, publisher's advertisements. Extremities worn and fraying

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$40 - US$60

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BURT, E. W. Camp Fires in the Wilderness. Valuable Information for Campers...

BURT, E. W. Camp Fires in the Wilderness. Valuable Information for Campers and Sportsmen, with an account of travels and adventures in the wilds of Maine, New Brunswick and Canada. Boston, Mass.: National Sportsman Press, [1902]. First edition. Publisher's green cloth with mounted photographic

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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BYRON-CURTISS, A. L. The Story of a Pass in the Adirondacks.

BYRON-CURTISS, A. L. The Story of a Pass in the Adirondacks. Boston: The Gorham Press and Toronto: The Copp Clark Co., [1917]. First edition. Publisher's green cloth, decorated in blind and titled in gilt. 7 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches; 224 pp.; frontispiece and plates after photographs, vignette title page

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[CANADA] Hunting in Canada.

[CANADA] Hunting in Canada. [Montreal?]: Canadian National Railways, [circa 1927]. Publisher's pictorial wrappers. 8 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches; 126, [2] pp.; folding map, in-text illustrations. Small stain to lower wrapper, else fine. Promotional material published by the Canadian National Railways

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 1 Oct 2019

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[CANADA - DEER HUNTING] LIVERMORE, BERT Manuscript diary describing seven...

[CANADA - DEER HUNTING] LIVERMORE, BERT Manuscript diary describing seven three-week deer hunts in Canada in the years 1897-1902. [Newark Valley, NY: 1897-1902]. Original folding cloth portfolio "Excelsior Diary," with leather border, with name, title, and dates in manuscript on the lower cover. 5

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 1 Oct 2019