London: Hodder and Stoughton, c1908. Photography by Julian Dimock. First British Edition. A Very Good Hardcover.
Brown cloth covered boards with pictorial in three colors with stamped titles in gilt. Boards vivid. Spine mild age-toning. Illustrated with numerous plates from photographs by Julian Dimock. 8vo; 318 pages. First Edition, First Printing. Printed by Unwin Brothers. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning, foxing on the preliminaries; Modest handling wear with corners rubbed and a age-toned spine.
Very Good / No Dust Jacket. Item #16166
Almost every phase of outdoor Florida life is here pictured and described from the dangerous sport of capturing live alligators in the coast rivers to life with the Bee Hunters in the interior. [Bookman] Interesting features on moonshine, Tarpon fishing, Salt water fly fishing, Manatees Dolphin, Crocodiles, and Florida Birds.
REF: Heller 2:837; Publishers' Weekly, 1908: 127; Bookman 1909 V28: 508; Bruns D76