JACK IN THE JUNGLE: A TALE OF LAND AND SEA. BEING PERILOUS ADVENTURES AMONG WILD MEN, AND THE CAPTURING OF WILD BEASTS; SHOWING HOW MENAGERIES ARE MADE. New York: G. W. Carleton & Co., Publishers. London: S. Low & Co., 1880. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii 9-363 [364: blank] + 8 pages of ads at rear dated 1881, five inserted plates, original decorated brown cloth, front panel stamped in black, spine panel stamped in black and gold, rear panel stamped in blind, brown endpapers. First edition. Boys' adventure novel set in Africa and India. A sequel to LION JACK: A BOY'S ADVENTURES IN AFRICA (1876). Owner's inscription dated 1 January 1881 on front free endpaper. Cloth rubbed at edges, vertical crease to front free endpaper, text block (printed on nasty pulp paper stock) darkened, a very good copy. Scarce. (#111385).
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