Hunter's Adventures Outdoors Children's Stories 1875 Frost illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Hunting, Outdoors).
Wild Scenes of a Hunter's Life; or, the Hunting and Hunters of All Nations, Including Cumming's and Girard's Adventures, by John Frost.
Published 1875, Boston by Lee and Shepard.
467 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with 300 images.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial spine decorations, embossed spine & cover designs.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall remarkably clean, fresh, attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 8" H x 5 1/4" W.