Stalking Big Game with a Camera in Equatorial Africa (The Folio and Signed/Limited Edition) SIGNED

New York: The Century Co., 1924. Decorative Cloth. A handsome copy of the 1924 true 1st edition, in its scarcer folio format (measuring 15" tall). #125 OF 250 COPIES (of a total printing of 550 copies) RESERVED FOR THE UNITED STATES AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR MARIUS MAXWELL at the limitation. Solid and VG+ in its dark-green cloth, with bright gilt-design and titling along the front panel and spine. Very light scuffing to the rear panel, very light wear to the spine ends. Warm 1927 Chrsitmas inscription at the second blank endpaper, otherwise clean as could be inernally. Top-edge gilt, deckled fore-edge. "Containing 113 Plates After Photographs by the Author; with a Preface by Sir Sidney F. Harmer, Director of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.)". The high-quality gravure photographs are all captioned and complement the text beautifully. Also includes an unfolding, terry cloth-backed map tucked in at the rear pastedown ("Advancing Elephants in the Lorian Swamp"). Very Good +. Item #18055

Price: $500.00

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