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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 137


    Price Realised  



    Shooting in the Himlalayas: A Journal of Sporting Adventures and Travel in Chinese Tartary, Ladac, Thibet, Cashmere, &c. London: Richard Bentley, 1854. Large 8°, wood-engraved additional title, 8 tinted lithographed plates including frontispiece, most signed by E.F. Campbell, folding map, 14 wood-engraved illustrations (p. vii finger-soiled), original green cloth by Westleys with gilt vignettes, uncut. Schwerdt II, p. 10.

    POLLOK, Fitzwilliam Thomas. Sport in British Burmah, Assam, and the Cassyah and Jyntiah Hills. London: Chapman and Hall, 1879. 2 volumes, 8°, 10 lithographed plates, 8 tinted, 2 folding maps (half-title to vol. I browned, short tear into each map, some creasing of corners at end of vol. II), original brown cloth, uncut (lower cover of vol. II bumped). Schwerdt calls for 6 unnumbered leaves and 32p. publishers' advertisements after p. 230 of vol. II. This copy contains only 2p. advertisements after p. 230 but appears complete. Schwerdt IV, p. 78. (3)

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