Bound in original quarter cloth over cloth boards, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, with pasted in photographs on front board and spine, which has edge wear and loss at head of spine A little foxing, largely confined to endpapers, which have sellotape marks; otherwise a very good copy.
Seeley Service and Co Limited.,
By a. e. cooper (editor), the marquess of sligo, eric parker, louis babcock, p. n. r. bartlett, a. f. bell, c. leo biden, g. bonnaire de maupas, van campen heilner, t. e. donne, o. w. fenney, a. fraser-brunner, 'seangler,' f. b. hannam, j. r. harris, c. s. patterson, 'pelican,' j. a. sturch, w. k. summers, fred taylor, etc., etc. with one hundred and twenty illustrations.
(the lonsdale library. volume xvii).
FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. 6 x 8.75 inches. 352 pp.
Illustrated by 86 photographic plates, including frontispiece, on 48 pages of plates, by 79 text figures.
A well illustrated volume in the Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes, series edited by The Earl of Lonsdale and Eric Parker. Includes chapters on the literature of sea fishing, equipment and techniques, the principal game fish species and on fishing in the waters of South Africa and New Zealand.
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