MUSA PISCATRIX. By John Buchan.

MUSA PISCATRIX. By John Buchan.

FISHING FROLICS. Edited by P.J.M.

FISHING FROLICS. Edited by P.J.M.

MUSA PISCATRIX. By John Buchan.

1896 1st edition. Small 8vo (130 x 195mm). Ppxxiv,107 + ads. 6 etchings by E. Philip Pimlott. Dark blue cloth gilt, top edge gilt, untrimmed.

Bodley Head Anthologies, Volume Two. Edited by R.H. Case. A fine anthology of angling poetry, compiled by Buchan and published while he was still a student at Oxford. Sources include William Shakespeare, John Dennys, Phineas Fletcher, WilliamBrowne, Edmund Waller, John Floud, Sir Henry Wotton, Christopher Marlowe, Sir Walter Raleigh, William Basse, Izaak Walton, John Donne, John Chalkhill, Charles Cotton, John Bunyan, Alexander Pope, John Gay, James Thomson, John Armstrong, Tobias Smollett, John Wolcot, Sir Walter Scott, William Wordsworth, Thomas Tod Stoddart, Thomas Hood, Thomas Doubleday, Charles Kingsley, Matthew Arnold, Robert Bridges, Andrew Lang and Austin Dobson.
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Book Code
6023
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Author Buchan (John). (1875-1940), Editor.
Book Code 6023
ISBN B00B9XNNDI
Book Description Front edge of front board slightly frayed else a very good copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1896
Publisher John Lane.
Place London.