London, South Kensington
8 October 1999
SCOTLAND -- STODDART, Thomas Tod. The Art of Angling, as practised in Scotland, Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, 1835. 12, wood-engraved title vignette (marginal browning), contemporary green cloth (soiled). FIRST EDIITON. W. & S. p. 203; Petit 2027.
FRANCK, Richard. Northern Memoirs calculated for the meridian of Scotland, to which is added the contemplative and practical angler ... new edition, edited by Walter Scott. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, 1821. 8, half title (occasional thumb soiling), mid 19th-century green half calf. Limited to 250 copies. W. & S. p. 100.
With 38 other volumes on angling in Scotland, and 7 volumes on angling in Ireland, the majority 19th-century and in original cloth. (47)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
From Connecticut to Kent in southeast England, homes with links to such classic works as Desire under the Elms, Lord of the Flies and The Deep Blue Sea
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him