Three Nineteenth Century angling books bound together: TROLLING FOR PIKE,  SALMON AND TROUT and BOTTOM OR FLOAT-FISHING By H. Chomondeley-Pennell  (1876), together with AN ESSAY ON FLY-FISHING by G.J. Chatterton (1878).

Three Nineteenth Century angling books bound together: TROLLING FOR PIKE, SALMON AND TROUT and BOTTOM OR FLOAT-FISHING By H. Chomondeley-Pennell (1876), together with AN ESSAY ON FLY-FISHING by G.J. Chatterton (1878).

THE PERCH (PERCA FLUVIATILIS). AN APPRECIATORY ESSAY ON THIS FISH WITH  COMPREHENSIVE INSTRUCTIONS ON ITS CAPTURE. By Faddist.

THE PERCH (PERCA FLUVIATILIS). AN APPRECIATORY ESSAY ON THIS FISH WITH COMPREHENSIVE INSTRUCTIONS ON ITS CAPTURE. By Faddist.

THE RUDIMENTS OF ANGLING: A COMPLETE TREATISE ON ANGLING FOR COARSE FISH. By W. Powell-Owen.

ND (1912) 1st edition. 8vo (140 x 208mm). 108 pp + iii pp advertisements. Illustrated with a frontispiece photograph portrait of the author, and engravings of fishing tackle. Blue card covers with red cloth spine.

Based on the author's experiences fishing the Thames. The largest individual section is on pike, with a nice illustrated chapter on spinning baits. The author (Assistant editor of "The Poultry World"), thanks Alcocks of Redditch for the use of the blocks for the illustrations. Scarce. Not listed in the British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books.
£200.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
3728
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Author Powell-Owen (William).
Book Code 3728
ISBN B001AVV1KQ
Book Description A well-used copy, corners rubbed, small snag to cover. Nonetheless a complete and collectible copy of a very scarce book.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1912
Publisher B.H. Matthews.
Place (The Cabot Press). Bristol.