Sale 18BP01 | Lot 200

[ANGLING] The Gentleman Angler. Containing short, plain and easy instructions, whereby the most ignorant beginner may, in a little t...

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Lot 200
[ANGLING] The Gentleman Angler. Containing short, plain and easy instructions, whereby the most ignorant beginner may, in a little time, become a perfect artist in Angling for Salmon, Salmon-Peal, Trout, Pike, Carp, Perch, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chub, Greyling, Mullets, Flounders, Roach, Dace, Gudgeon, &c. With several Observations on Angling, Angle-Rods, and Artificial Flies; How to chuse the best Hair, and Indian Grass...
London : printed for A. Bettesworth, at the Red-Lyon in Pater-Noster-Row, 1726. First edition. Three-quarters calf, marbled sides. 6 1/2 x 3 7/8 inches (16 x 9.5 cm); [iii-v-i.e. lacking half-title A1], [7], 184, [4] pp., plus 4 pp. ads. Some toning, overall sound. Early stencilled mark of Talbot Blayney Handasyd on title verso; the bookplates of the Bibliotheca Piscatoria Lynniana and C.R. Morphy of Ottawa.
Westwood & Satchell p. 189; ESTC T161343.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
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