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    Joseph H. Kalbfus. Dr. Kalbfus' Book. A Sportsman's Experiences and Impressions in East and West. [Altoona, PA.]: [The Times Tribune Co.], [1926]. Preface by Seth E. Gordon. First edition. Octavo. 342 pages. Frontispiece portrait of the author as an older man and two portraits at different ages. Paper with pen ownership inscription of "Allen E. McKague" affixed to front free endpaper. Black cloth binding with "Doctor/ Kalbfus/ Autobiography" in gilt on spine. Binding rubbed. Textblock cracked between frontispiece and title page, and between rear blanks. Light soiling to endpapers and adjacent blanks. Frontispiece portrait lightly smudged and creased; 1869 portrait plate with tear in caption; pages over-opened between 116 and "22 Years of Age" portrait plate. Paper loss in upper margin of leaf with pages 85/86, not affecting text. Pages with light edge wear and few smudges. Very good.

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