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Lot 8AKELEY, DELIA J.
Jungle Portraits.
New York: Robert McBride & Company, 1933. Second edition. Publisher's green cloth, photographic endpapers. 8 1/8 x 5 1/2 inches; [x], 251 pp.; half-title. Extremities a bit frayed, lightly and evenly toned throughout, ownership inscriptions to verso of half-title.
"Delia, Carl Akeley's first wife, recounts her numerous adventures with her husband hunting elephant in Uganda, crocodiles on the Tana River, and her torturous experience rescuing Carl after he was pinned by an elephant" (Czech). Czech, Africa, p. 3.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

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Estimate $40-60


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