Hunting Trails on Three Continents.

New York: Derrydale Press, [1933].

Price: $1,250.00


About the item

First edition, no. 111 of 250 copies printed for the Boone and Crockett Club by Eugene V. Connett. 15 half-tone plates. xi, 302 pp. 1 vols. 8vo (8-3/8 x 5-7/16 inches). Original silver-stamped maroon cloth. Ownership signature of Benjamin Chew, Jr., on front flyleaf. Very good copy, without the rare printed dust jacket. Siegel 72; Frazier B-12-a "very rare"; Heller 1:134; Biscotti p. 172.

Item #239203

The seventh book of the Boone and Crockett Club, with Preface by Grinnell, articles by Roosevelt, Prentiss Gray, Henry Shoemaker, Charles P. Curtis, et al., on a wide variety of game and natural history topics ranging across Europe, America, and Africa.

This copy with the ownership signature of Benjamin Chew, Jr., dated 1934, on the flyleaf; the volume contains Benjamin Chew’s account of his 1909 hunting trip with George L. Harrison (also a contributor) to the Tien Shan after ibex and ovis poli.