London, South Kensington
8 October 1999
HOWITT, Samuel. The Angler's Manual; or, Concise lessons of experience ... embellished with twelve plates designed and etched by S. Howitt, Liverpool: by G. F. Harris for Samuel Bagster, London, 1808. Oblong 8, 12 etched plates (light browning of text), original printed boards (rather soiled and worn).
FIRST EDITION. Four of the plates show fishing scenes, the rest fish or tackle. W. & S. p. 10: "The etchings good, the text trivial"; Petit 1216.
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