A BOOK OF FISHING STORIES. Edited by F.G. Aflalo.

A BOOK OF FISHING STORIES. Edited by F.G. Aflalo.
£200.00
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Author Aflalo (Frederick George). (1870-1918). Editor.
Book Code 44460
ISBN B000VEAUCI
Book Description Cloth unevenly faded otherwise very good in original, though slightly damaged, presentation box. *
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1913
Publisher J.M. Dent & Sons.
Place London.
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1913 1st edition. Large 4to (235 x 305mm). Ppxiv,243. 4 colour and 13 photogravure tipped-in photographs. Binding A. Olive/brown buckram with gilt title and decorations on spine & upper board, bevelled edges, top edge gilt.

"Odds and ends" by The Right Hon. Sydney Buxton, M.P. "Salmon fishing in the Spey" by Lady Evelyn Cotterell. "On sea trout" by the Rt. Hon. Sir Edward Grey, Bart., M.P. "Dapping on Lough Derg" by Sir Thomas Gratton Esmonde, Bart., M.P. "Salmon failures and Successes" by the Hon. A.E. Gathorne-Hardy. "Salmon and sea trout memories in many lands" by Sir Henry Seton-Karr, C.M.G. "How to make trout-fishing" by The Right Hon. Sir Herbert Maxwell, Bart. "Tarpon fishing in the Pass" by Lord Desborough. "The Big Game Fishes of California" by Charles Frederick Holder LL.D. "Memories of mahseer" by Lieut.-Col. P.R. Bairnsfather. "Coarse-fishing memories" by H.T. Sheringham. "Days with bass in East and West" by The Editor. * This copy is housed in the very scarce original paper-covered presentation box printed in black on the top and with a colour plate of a salmon, salmon rod and gaff tipped-on. The box is somewhat rubbed along the edges and the bottom edge has been professionally replaced with modern card. It is, however, very scarce in any condition.

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