ROD, POLE OR PERCH: AN IRREVERENT GUIDE TO ANGLING CHARACTERS. By Colin  Willock. Illustrated by Thelwell.

ROD, POLE OR PERCH: AN IRREVERENT GUIDE TO ANGLING CHARACTERS. By Colin Willock. Illustrated by Thelwell.

SERIES OF REPORTS ON POLLUTION AFFECTING RIVERS IN ENGLAND, WALES AND  SCOTLAND; prepared on behalf of the British Field Sports Society by H.D.  Turing.

SERIES OF REPORTS ON POLLUTION AFFECTING RIVERS IN ENGLAND, WALES AND SCOTLAND; prepared on behalf of the British Field Sports Society by H.D. Turing.

FRESHWATER FISHES. Sixty photographs from life, by Walford B. Johnson and Stanley C. Johnson, B.A.

(1906) 1908 reprint. 24mo (100 x 150mm). Ppviii,69,iii. 60 full-page b/w photographs with just 8pp of text. Plain card covers with a colour-printed pictorial parchment dust-wrapper. Price 1s. net.

Part of the Gowan's Nature Books Series, a book of photographs of living fish in aquaria with just a few pages of descriptive text. This copy gives the first printing as June, 1906. The British Library catalogue gives the date of the first edition as 1905. In the advertisements at the front this series are priced at 6d. each. However in this copy the advertisement is rubber-stamped "These prices are now increased" and the reprinted dust-wrapper carries the price 1s. net.
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Author Johnson (Walford B.) and Johnson (Stanley C.).
Book Code 46641
ISBN B001AW3ZZ4
Book Description An exceptionally clean copy. Some foxing and rubber-stamped "These prices are now increased".
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1906
Publisher Gowans and Gray Ltd.
Place London and Glasgow.