November 16, 2016, 2:00 PM GMT
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Lot 246: Africa.- Hunter (John Alexander) White Hunter, 1st ed., orig. snakeskin cloth, 1938.(24 views)
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Description: Africa.- Hunter (John Alexander) White Hunter: The Adventures and Experiences of a Professional Big Game Hunter in Africa, first edition, advertisement leaf at beginning, half-title, frontispiece and plates, 6pp. advertisements at end, occasional foxing or soiling, unobtrusive wormhole to lower margin of first few leaves, original cloth in imitation of snakeskin, rather worn, holes to spine and lower joint, corners wormed with tracks to inside covers, [Czech p.81], 8vo, . ⁂ The author's rare first work; it is also found in zebra-skin imitation cloth.