Mohican Point on Lake George. The Summer Home of Mr. and Mrs. W.K. Bixby of St. Louis, Mo. William K. Bixby, William Holland Samson.
Mohican Point on Lake George. The Summer Home of Mr. and Mrs. W.K. Bixby of St. Louis, Mo

Mohican Point on Lake George. The Summer Home of Mr. and Mrs. W.K. Bixby of St. Louis, Mo.

New York: Privately printed, 1913.

First edition, #96 of 200 copies, initialed and numbered on the half-title. With frontispiece, 19 plates including 2 group portraits, double map of Lake George around Bolton Landing at back. 65 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green cloth, titled in gilt on upper board. Bixby bookplate of Mohican Point house on front pastedown. Fine. Plum, Adirondack Bibliography 568; Bruns S27; Heller 1:716. Item #238650

Inscribed on flyleaf, "Mr. & Mrs. A.B. Payne [names partly effaced] with sincere regards of Mr. & Mrs. W.K. Bixby, St. L. 5/18/14"
"Includes 12 pages of text on fishing for smallmouth bass, lake trout and land-locked salmon. one of the few early books to contain as much material on fishing in Lake George" (Heller).
An important and rare book.

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