SHOOTING AND SALMON FISHING: HINTS AND RECOLLECTIONS. By A. Grimble.

SHOOTING AND SALMON FISHING: HINTS AND RECOLLECTIONS. By A. Grimble.

ALPHABET OF ANGLING, FOR THE USE OF BEGINNERS. By James Rennie, M.A.

ALPHABET OF ANGLING, FOR THE USE OF BEGINNERS. By James Rennie, M.A.

LYRA PISCATORIA. Original lyrics on flies, fishing and fishermen, including poems on all the British freshwater fish. By Cotswold Isys, M.A.

1895 1st edition. 12mo (110 x 172mm). Ppxvi,173. Not illustrated, patterned end-papers. Dark green cloth, blind-stamped boards, titled in gilt on spine and upper board.

Poems on all the species of freshwater fish; on flies, fishing and fishermen. The author's inscription states, "George Hedley Stainforth with Grandpa (the author's) love. Wotton Rectory, Dorking, Dec 3/08". George went on to be a famous test-pilot, the first man to fly at over 400 m.p.h. The Stainforth family website has a group photograph, taken in May 1913 on the occasion of Rev. Glover's 86th birthday, including both Richard and "Georgie". Laid in is a type-written note from David Beazley about the author, and a colour photograph, probably of Wootton Rectory.
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47327
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Author Glover (Rev. Richard H.). "Cotswold Isys, M.A". (1827-1919).
Book Code 47327
ISBN No ISBN
Book Description Browned but very good. Inscribed by the author *.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1895
Publisher Horace Cox.
Place London.