Sale 19JJ04 | Lot 8

[ANGLING CLUB] ALLERTON, R. G. Brook Trout Fishing. An Account of a Trip of the Oquossoc Angling Association to Northern Maine, in June 1869.

Catalogue: Angling & Miscellaneous Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

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Lot 8
[ANGLING CLUB] ALLERTON, R. G. Brook Trout Fishing. An Account of a Trip of the Oquossoc Angling Association to Northern Maine, in June 1869.
First edition. Publisher's blue pictorial cloth gilt. 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches; [59], [8] pp.; frontispiece, plates, publisher's advertisements. Extremities worn, cloth rubbed, this copy without the colored folding plate, scattered foxing, ownership inscription to first blank.
"Rare" (Bruns). Contains the first description of angling at Rangeley Lake. Bruns A90; Westwood & Satchell, p. 4.


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Angling & Miscellaneous Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Tue, Aug 13, 2019 at 10am EDT