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SCARCE, the author noting that "This book contains little, it is presumed, which outsiders would particularly care to read, and hence none of the very limited numbers of copies published are offered for sale".
"An entertaining and well written account, with some good photographs and sketches of a duck and goose hunting trip to North Dakota in the fall of 1892" (Streeter). During two excursions the small party (consisting of several families from Minneapolis and New York) shot 600 ducks.
Loosely inserted are six pages of a hotel register for several months of the 1897-1899 seasons, listing in ink the residence of various members of the Tuttle, Northup and Morse families, and Miss Ada Murphy, all of whom are mentioned in Wam-dus-ky.
Provenance: W.G. Northup (who appears in the book as "G.W. Puhtron"), with his stamp and ownership inscription; sold for the benefit of Oxfam.