CAMERA SHOTS AT BIG GAME, by AG Wallihan - 1901 [1st Ed] Hunting Photogravure VG$150.00
Camera Shots at Big Game
by A.G. Wallihan
Very scarce FIRST EDITION. Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Photograph illustrations of wildlife in their natural settings are presented as 21 photogravures accompanied by tissue guards, and 31 half-tone plates. An author's preface follows the intro with additional text weaving between the photo plates for a total of 77 numbered pages of text. 8.25" by 11.15".
First Edition published by Doubleday, Page & Co. New York, NY. 1901
Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD++ condition.
- Red cloth boards feature bold gilt lettering to the cover with b/w illustration sticker accented with border.
- Boards are slightly darkened and scuffed.
- Corners exhibit light bumping and fraying.
- Gently sunned spine has gilt lettering with bumped ends.
- Binding is secure.
- Front endpaper bears inscription in pencil.
- Pastedowns are lightly toned with mild foxing.
- Frontispiece of leaping cougar has intact tissue guard, gentle toning, and is free of intentional marks.
- Half-tone plates and photogravures are gently toned; tissue is a little more toned with foxing and shadows. Please see photos.
- Interior is gently toned with some edge wear to pages.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Text block top edge features gilt while remaining edges are deckled.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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