[Rochester, NY ?]: 1899.
First edition and apparently unrecorded. A manuscript slip, " 'Compliments of the 'Children,' " is tipped in before the first leaf. 82 leaves on photographic paper, printed recto only. Illustrated with 42 photographs, 10 mounted to form panoramas of the village of Chicoutimi and Lake Ha! Ha! the balance printed directly on photographic paper leaves showing hunters, their guides, campsites and trophies with other views of the back country. Aproximately 7500 words on 45 pages of text. Oblong 4to. UNRECORDED. Bound in contemporary brown suede, yapped edges. Exterior rubbed. Very good. Quarter blue morocco folding box Not in Phillips, Bruns, or any other Bibliographies, not in OCLC. Item #313799
Illustrated diary of William B. Burke's three-week hunting and fishing trip up the Saguenay River into the country south of Chicoutimi in early October, 1899. Burke was accompanied by a hunting companion, 2 guides, and a cook. His goal for the trip was a trophy Caribou mount for himself and his companion. He was successful.
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