Lot 48BLIXEN-FINECKE, BROR von
African Hunter. Translated from the Swedish by F. H. Lyon. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. First American edition. Publisher's yellow cloth in dust jacket. 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches; [x], 284, viii pp.; frontispiece, plates, half-title. Price-clipped jacket a bit toned with small losses to extremities, cloth tips bumped, booksellers ticket to rear pastedown.
First American edition of Blixen-Finecke's only hunting book, in the scarce dust jacket. Blixen-Finecke was married to Isak (Karen) Dinesen, author of Out of Africa and Babette's Feast. Czech, Africa, p. 29.
C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson
Sold for $150
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