London, South Kensington
8 October 1999
FRANCIS, Francis. A Book on Angling, London: Longman, Green, 1880. 8, engraved frontispiece, 16 plates, including 6 hand-coloured plates of flies, original purple cloth. Fifth edition. W. & S. p. 98; Petit 1013.
JESSE, Edward. An Angler's Rambles. London: John van Voorst, 1836. 8 (margins lightly browned), original cloth (worn, spine block twisted), uncut. FIRST EDITION. W. & S. p. 124: "an amiable rather than an able book"; Petit 1255.
KEENE, John Harrington. The Practical Fisherman, London: Bazaar Office, . 8, plates and illustrations, original brown cloth gilt. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. W. & S. p. 125; Petit 1301.
SHERINGHAM, Hugh Tempest. An Angler's Hours, London: Macmillan. 1905. 8, original green cloth gilt, uncut. FIRST EDITION. Hampton p. 84; Petit 1935 -- and 46 others of similar character, most in original cloth. (50)
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A Book on Angling
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