Sale 20JJ01 | Lot 11

[ANGLING] [DE WITT, CLINTON; MITCHILL, SAMUEL, et al.] Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York: Instituted in the Year MDCCCXIV. Volume I only.

Catalogue: Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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Lot 11
[ANGLING] [DE WITT, CLINTON; MITCHILL, SAMUEL, et al.] Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York: Instituted in the Year MDCCCXIV. Volume I only.
New-York: For the Society by Van Winkle and Wiley, 1815. First edition. Modern green cloth, original wrappers bound in, uncut. 11 1/2 x 8 7/8 inches; 570 pp. Evenly toned throughout with some edgewear.
Rare. Comprises: "An Introductory Discourse delivered before the Society on May 4, 1814"; "The Fishes of New-York, Described and Arranged"; and "Some remarks on the Fishes of the Western Waters of New-York in a Letter to Samuel L. Mitchill." Bruns C125; Wetzel, p. 224.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Feb 04, 2020 at 10am EST