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Thatcher, Joseph Addison]
A Colorado Outing
The Smith-Brooks Press, Denver, 1905. First edition. llustrated with title page photo, decorative initials and 5 text drawings. 23pp. 12mo. INSCRIBED. "This is the story of a hunting, fishing and prospecting trip in the summer of 1871 from a camp on the North Saint Vrain River near Long's Peak, Colorado. It is an exciting story and well told"-Thomas Streeter. This was one of the small collection of sporting titles in the Streeter collection , Volume VII Lot #4127. There seems to be some uncertainty about the author's name. Streeter refers to Joseph A. Addison and the OCLC lists Joseph A[ddison] Thatcher as the author ( 8 copies listed). The printed initials, J.A.T., appear under the title on page one. This copy is in very good condition with a small quarter inch chip to the crown of the spine and light wear to the extremities. The hinges are lightly cracked but still very tight. Inscribed on ffep "To Saml. T. Rathvon/ from his friend/ J.A. T./ August 4, 1905." Streeter 4127; OCLC (8 copies); Not in Phillips, Wetzel, Bruns, Riling or Heller Gilt-stamped maroon roan leather, extremities worn with some loss to head of spine, hinges cracked llustrated with title page photo, decorative initials and 5 text drawings. 23pp. 12mo [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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