A Sporting Paradise: With Stories of Adventure in America and the Backwoods of Muskoka

Michael-Podmore, P. St.

Published by Hutchinson & Co., London, 1904
Condition: Fair Hardcover
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Hinges broken. Half-title leaf almost detached. Some leaves opened roughly with chips to outer margins. One text leaf with large tear across entire leaf. Rubbing and wear and some small 1/4" chips to cloth along edges of boards. 3/8" chip at tail of spine cloth. ; This copy inscribed by the author on the half-title page: "James Campbell Graig / Yours Sincerely, / The Author. / P. St. M. Podmore. 31. July 1906." xii, 273, [1] pages + frontispiece + illustrations on 6 plate leaves. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top page edges gilt. Page dimensions: 198 x 140mm. Hunting, fishing. Contents: The Muskoka Lakes; The Moose; The Virginian Deer; The Black Bear of Muskoka; The Wolf of Muskoka; The Wild Cat, or Lynx, of Muskoka; "The Partridges" of Muskoka; Fishing in Muskoka, etc.; Winter in the Backwoods. The author gives quotes from other authors, including President Theodore Roosevelt. Illustrated with drawings by Harrington Bird, and b&w half-tone photographic illustrations. ; 8vo; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 15828

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Title: A Sporting Paradise: With Stories of ...

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co., London

Publication Date: 1904

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

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