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FLY-FISHING -- [CHITTY, Edward.] The Fly Fisher's Text book by Theophilus South, London: R. Ackermann, 1841. 8, engraved frontispiece, title and 10 plates (occasional thumb-soiling, page edges browned), original green cloth, decorated in blind and lettered in gilt on spine, uncut. FIRST ISSUE. W. & S. p. 198.
HALFORD, Frederic M. Floating Flies and How to Dress Them, London: Sampson Low [and others], 1886. 8, 10 chromolithographed plates, original brown cloth gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Second edition, published in the same year as the first. Petit 1141.
DEWAR, George A. B. The Book of the Dry Fly, London: Adam and Charles Black, 1910. 8, 8 coloured plates, original cloth gilt. Second edition. Hampton p. 31 -- and 26 other books on fly-fishing. (29)
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