Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks. A. S. Mather.
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks
Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks

Extracts from the Letters, Diary and Notebooks

Cleveland OH: Arthur Clark, 1910. First. Hardcover. of Amasa Stone Mather June 1907 to Dec 1908. Two volumes 458 & 436 pp, profuse ill. Vol one is about travel and some sport in Asia. Vol 2 relates a long (three month) safari in Kenya. He bagged most of the big five as well as other game along the way. He seemed to hunt at a popular time because he met other hunters, both English and German,. Also contains a list of the game regultations at the time. Mather was a friend of Theodore Roosevelt, who asked Mather's opinion before his own hunt two years later. He also met Leslie Tarlton during his hunting trip. RARE. A better than near fine set, the only flaws being a bump on lower front corner of one volume and endpaper cracking but hinges firm in same volume. We do not believe even 75 sets exist todayVG+ set, inscribed by the author, front hinge weak in volume one. VG+ to near Fine. Item #5583

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