London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1874. First edition thus. Hardcover. 12mo. 393pp. 6 pages of publisher's ads bound in at the rear. Brown cloth with gilt lettering, black lettering, and vignettes in gilt on front board and spine. Frontispiece and numerous illustrations. Translated from the French and with a preface by W. H. Davenport Adams. An attractive example of this scarce account of the author's experiences hunting in America in the 1840s, including a chapter on hunting buffalo west of the Mississippi. Howes R228. Very Good+. Item #00007282
Very Good+ with moderate rubbing to the extremities, but with the lettering and gilt still bright and clean.