Lot 278 of 435:
21 titles from The African Heritage Hunting Book series  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,140
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Twenty-one titles from The African Heritage Hunting Book series from Amwell Press

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Place:
Clinton, New Jersey

Publisher:
Amwell Press

Date:
Various dates

Description:

21 volumes. Illustrated from photographs, drawings, maps, etc. (8vo and 4to), gilt decorated leather, publisher's slipcases. Each volume one of 1,000 copies.

Volumes generally signed by both the author and publisher at the limitation, as issued. All titles include original prospectus. A selection of profusely illustrated, handsomely presented titles from Amwell's ‚ÄčAfrican Heritage Hunting Book series. Includes William Negly's  "Archer in Africa,"  the "Hunting the African Leopard" anthology,  and numerous other desirable titles. 

Includes:

  • Herne, Brian. Uganda Safaris. No. 935 of 1000 copies. 1979.
  • Foran, Major W. Robert. The Elephant Hunters of the Lado. No. 577 of 1000 copies. 1981.
  • Herne, Brian. Tanzania Safaris. No. 577 of 1000 copies. 1981.
  • Sanchez-Arino, Tony. Ivory. No. 577 of 1000 copies. 1981.
  • Herne, Brian. Desert Safaris. No. 130 of 1000 copies. 1984.
  • Rikhoff, Jim, editor. Hunting the African Buffalo: An Anthology. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1984.
  • Percival, A. Blayney. A Game Ranger's Note Book [and] A Game Ranger on Safari. 2 volumes. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1985.
  • Allen, Bunny. Second Wheel. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1985.
  • Hartley, Lionel A. Hunter's Heartbeat.  No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1985.
  • Rikhoff, Jim, editor. Hunting the African Elephant: An Anthology. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1985.
  • Manners, Harry. Kambaku!. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1986.
  • Patterson, Gareth. Cry for the Lions. No. 44 of 1000 copies. 1988.
  • Gates, Elgin T. Trophy Hunter in Africa. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1988.
  • Tennison, Harry. An African Affair. Miniscule closed tear to leather at heel of spine. No, 41 of 1000 copies. 1988.
  • Henly, A. M. H. Round the Campfire. No. 11 of 1000 copies. 1989.
  • Negley, William. Archer in Africa. No. 11 of 1000 copies. 1989.
  • Rikhoff, Jim, editor. Hunting the African Lion: An Anthology. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1989.
  • Randall, Maurice B. Game, Glory and Bitter Blood. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1990.
  • Rykoff, Jim, editor. Hunting Africa: Kenya. Some rubbing to leather; near fine. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1992.
  • Rikhoff, Jim, editor. Hunting the African Leopard: An Anthology. No. 41 of 1000 copies. 1995.
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Lot Amendments

Condition:
Occasional light wear or sunning to slipcases; volumes with occasional very light rubbing to extremities, "Hunting Africa" with areas of rubbing to leather, "African Affair" with miniscule closed tear to leather at heel of spine; else fine.


 
Item number:
290831
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