Hardy’s Book of Fishing


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Hardcover, brown cloth lettered in gold on spine and with gold stamped figure of standing fly fisherman on front cover, in publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 304 pages. Index of Sources. Illustrated with sepia like drawings throughout. First American edition, printed in England. A collection of over 100 essays, by various authors, on the equipment, quarry [Salmon, Trout, etc.], and sundry other aspects of the sport of fly-fishing. No previous ownership marks. Two small marks to half-title page and brief penciled notes on verso of last blank leaf. Dust-jacket shows several tears but is complete and now housed in Brodart cover. A clean, sound, unmarked copy (but for instances noted above). Very good in a good dust-jacket.

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Weight 3 lbs
Book Author

Annesley, Patrick [compiler]


E.P. Dutton

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New York


4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

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