Wild Sports in the Far West, c.1859
Wild Sports in the Far West by Frederick Gerstaeker. Translated from German. The Far West in this book means the American West or as the author says "the wilds of America"
Published by Crosby, Nichold and Company, Boston, in 1859. Eight crayon Drawings Executed in oil colors from designs by Harrison Weir. 396 pages.
From the collection of sportsman and book collector F.P. Williamson.
This is an antique book and with that comes some condition issues. Hinges at front and back boards are loose but intact. Rip at spine. Page yellowing but no foxing or tears.