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New York: Scribner, 1912. 12 plates. xiii, 373pp. 12mo, brown cloth. New York: Scribner's, 1912. Very good "...Adams dictated his autobiography to a writer, Theodore Hittell...In the course of Adams's adventures, he hunted in the Rocky Mountains, traveling east from California by way of the Walker River and the Humboldt Mountains to Salt Lake in 1854. From Salt Lake, he continued to Fort Bridger and returned to California in August." Later edition of Wagner-Camp 348:1. Howes H-543.
New York: Harper, 1909. Extensively illustrated with full page color plates, maps, text illustrations. xii + 402pp., large 8vo, 1/2 leather over marbled boards, gilt-decorated spine; corners bumped, light edgewear, glue residue inside front cover from removed bookplate. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. A very good (+) copy.
London: Ward and Lock, 1859. 6 hand colored plates including frontispiece, (detached). , 114, pp. Small 8vo, rebound in older brown mottled leather with the original pictorial cloth cover bound in rear; decorative gilt-stamped spine with raised bands and gilt inner dentelles; a.e.g. Outer hinge cracked, covers lightly bowed, internally clean. London: "The Field" Office, Strand; and Ward and Lock, 1859. Good copy.
London: Ackermann, 1837. With Notices of his Hunting, Shooting, Driving, Racing, eccentric, and extravagant exploits. Illustrated with 18 hand- colored engraved plates by H. Alken and T. J. Rawlins. Engraved title page, xii, 206 pp.Slim 8vo, full crimson morocco, inner dentelles,elaborately gilt spine, a.e.g. London: Rudolf Ackermann, 1837. Second edition, reprinted with considerable additions from the New Sporting Magazine. Near fine.
London: Seeley, 1929. A Practical Guide to Modern Methods. 150 mounted illustrations. Untrimmed pages, thick 8vo, full blue morocco. London: Seeley, Service, 1929. Near Fine. The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastimes. One of only 360 numbered copies signed by the author. The frontispiece is signed by the artist Winifred Austen.
London: Longmans, 1896. With a Chapter on Classical Allusions to Sport by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lucien Davis, C.E. Brock & others. 484 pages. Short thick 4to, leather-backed orange cloth with armorial device stamped in gilt; uncut edges, t.e.g. London: Longmans, Green, 1896. Limited edition - one of only 250 Large-Paper copies. Light binding wear and soil, otherwise very good. The Badminton Library of Sports & Pastimes. Contains poems on sport with sections on hunting, fishing, cricket, etc....
London: Longmans, 1896. With a Chapter on Classical Allusions to Sport by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lucien Davis, C.E. Brock & others. 484 pages. Short thick 4to, leather-backed orange cloth with armorial device stamped in gilt; uncut edges, t.e.g. London: Longmans, Green, 1896. Limited edition - one of only 250 Large-Paper copies. Heavy scuffing and wear to the leather but internally clean and still solid. The Badminton Library of Sports & Pastimes. Contains poems on sport with sections on hunting.....