Falling Leaves: Tales from a Gun Room. Derrydale Press, Philip H. Babcock.


Falling Leaves: Tales from a Gun Room.

New York: The Derrydale Press, 1937.

Ripley, Aiden. First edition, No. 4 of 950 copies, inscribed by the author to his wife. Illustrated by Aiden L. Ripley. 201 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. INSCRIBED TO HIS WIFE. Bound in full green morocco, gilt with leaf tooling, Cockerel endpapers, t.e.g., by Arno Werner. Fine. Housed in a matching green morocco backed clamshell box. Siegel 115; Frazier B-1-a. Provenance: Don Frazier. Item #237018

Well-told recollections of grouse, woodcock, geese, ducks, and other quarry.

Inscribed on the dedication page, beneath the printed dedication (which reads: To those friends whose companionship with rod or gun has meant to much to me), “To the best friend of all — my wife, PHB” and dated May 1937.

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