Sale 18JJ01 | Lot 71

[DAVY, SIR HUMPHREY] Salmonia: Or, Days of Fly Fishing in a Series of Conversations with Some Account of the Habits of Fishes Belonging to the Genus Salmo.

Catalogue: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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Lot 71
[DAVY, SIR HUMPHREY] Salmonia: Or, Days of Fly Fishing in a Series of Conversations with Some Account of the Habits of Fishes Belonging to the Genus Salmo.
London: Murray, 1828. First Edition. Early half red morocco gilt over marbled boards. 6 1/2 x 4 inches; 3 wood-engraved plates of flies. Binding rubbed and with small losses to spine label, bookplate of Thomas Ewing Moore and a modern booklabel "MC".
"Salmonia ranks high in the scale of angling literature." Westwood & Satchell p. 77.


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Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 12pm EDT