Sale 18BP02 | Lot 334

[BEEVER, JOHN] or "ARUNDO." Practical Fly-Fishing: Founded on Nature, and Tested by the Experience of Nearly Forty Years, in Various Parts of the United Kingdom.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 334
[BEEVER, JOHN] or "ARUNDO." Practical Fly-Fishing: Founded on Nature, and Tested by the Experience of Nearly Forty Years, in Various Parts of the United Kingdom.
London: Simpkin & Marshall, 1849. Publisher's blue wrappers in a modern blue quarter calf clamshell case, all edges gilt. 6 1/2 x 4 inches (16,5 x 9.5 cm); iv, 66 pp. The wrappers rather rubbed, the upper joint week (but holding on endpaper, blue ink stain on front endpapers, in all a very nice, unrestored copy.
A very scarce and desirable fly fishing desideratum, rare in the wrappers (here priced two shillings). Westwood & Satchell p. 18.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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