Sale 18JJ01 | Lot 228

[PICKERING] Three angling titles.

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

Lot Details

Lot 228
[PICKERING] Three angling titles.
Comprising: BERNERS, JULIANA, Dame. The Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, attributed to Dame Juliana Berners. London: Pickering, 1827. Early half-leather gilt lettered on spine. 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches; frontispiece and two plates. Rubbed, a few spots within, bookplates of James Benkard and Samuel B. Webb; [BOOSEY, THOMAS]. Piscatorial Reminiscences and Gleanings by an Old Angler and Bibliopolist. London: Pickering, 1835. First edition, bound with Bibliotheca Piscatoria: A Catalogue of Books Upon Angling, 1836. Nicely bound in three-quarters morocco by Rivière. 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches; frontispiece. The front hinge loose with pages becoming disbound, bookplates of Robert Sedgwick, C.LF. Robinson, and Keith Cushman Russell; And: [ANDERDON, JOHN LAVINCOUNT]. The River Dove With Some Quiet Thoughts on the Happy Practice of Angling. London: Pickering, 1847. First Pickering edition (after privately printed 1845 edition). Three-quarters red morocco gilt. 7 x 4 1/4 inches. lightly rubbed, hinges loose. Westwood & Satchell, p. 28; p. 19; p. 1.


Estimate: $300 - $500

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Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 12pm EDT