Item #241812 Sporting Adventures in the New World; or Days and Nights of Moose-Hunting in the Pine Forests of Acadia. Lieut. Campbell Hardy.
Sporting Adventures in the New World; or Days and Nights of Moose-Hunting in the Pine Forests of Acadia
Sporting Adventures in the New World; or Days and Nights of Moose-Hunting in the Pine Forests of Acadia

Sporting Adventures in the New World; or Days and Nights of Moose-Hunting in the Pine Forests of Acadia.

London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, Successors to Henry Colburn, 1855.

First edition. Tinted lithograph frontispieces after drawings by the author. xii,304 ; viii, 299, [1] pp. 2 vols. 12mo. Original brown cloth, gilt spine, with label removed, Very good at least TPL 3555; Sabin 30350; Bruns H70; Phillips, p. 159 ; Field 651; Gagnon I, 1606; Lande 1821. Item #241812

As well as moose hunting (relatively new to Europeans), there is salmon fishing on the Ristigouche, ample observation of the flora, fauna, and geography of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and original reports on the Micmac and Melecete Indians.

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