Sale 18BP02 | Lot 342

DIMOCK, A.W. The Book of the Tarpon.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 342
DIMOCK, A.W. The Book of the Tarpon.
[Stone Harbor, NY: Meadow Run Press, 1990]. One of 25 deluxe copies, signed by Lefty Kreh and Thomas McGuane, with an original watercolor by Terry Amig laid-in. Full dark-blue kid, housed in a windowed teak box made by Donald Flanigan (a master boat-builder) with a carved tarpon by James Seibert affixed, and with a tarpon fly by Lefty Kreh housed in the windowed compartment. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches; [iv], 256, 23 pp.; frontispiece, plates. Fine.
A luxurious reprint of Dimock's Book of the Tarpon, 1908, with the addition of a foreword by Thomas McGuane and a bibliography on tarpon and tarpon fishing by Ken Callahan.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $1,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $700 - $1,000
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