FARMING and BIRDS. By Raymond J. O'Connor and Michael Shrubb. Wash drawings by  Donald Watson.

FARMING and BIRDS. By Raymond J. O'Connor and Michael Shrubb. Wash drawings by Donald Watson.

FEATHERED FRIENDS. By Ian Niall.

FEATHERED FRIENDS. By Ian Niall.

A BOOK OF THE RUNNING BROOK: AND OF STILL WATERS. By Lady Colin Campbell.

1886 1st edition. 12mo (120 x 175mm). Ppxii,129,ii pp ads for angling books. With illustrated initials and chapter-heading cartouches, title-page printed in red and black. Stone-coloured cloth, titled in gilt on spine and upper board, gilt vignette and rules on upper board, bevelled edges, top edge gilt.

Inspired by the Fisheries Exhibition of 1883, these are articles on the natural history and culture of freshwater fish, originally published in the Saturday Review. Chapters on eels and elvers, carp and carp-culture, pike, perch and other freshwater fish. Of its time - the author believed that eels spawned in fresh water - but good well-written essays.
£80.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
46496
More Information
Author Campbell (Lady Colin). [Campbell (Gertrude Elizabeth Blood)].
Book Code 46496
ISBN B000R2DQ5W
Book Description Some browning to end-papers but a very good clean copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1886
Publisher Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington.
Place London.