MY FISHING YEARS. By Fred J. Taylor.

MY FISHING YEARS. By Fred J. Taylor.

ANGLING IN BRITISH ART THROUGH FIVE CENTURIES: PRINTS, PICTURES, BOOKS. By Walter Shaw Sparrow. With a Foreword by H.T. Sheringham, and two hundred illustrations, including thirty-nine in colour.

ANGLING IN BRITISH ART THROUGH FIVE CENTURIES: PRINTS, PICTURES, BOOKS. By Walter Shaw Sparrow. With a Foreword by H.T. Sheringham, and two hundred illustrations, including thirty-nine in colour.

ANGLING IN BRITISH ART THROUGH FIVE CENTURIES: PRINTS, PICTURES, BOOKS. By Walter Shaw Sparrow. With a Foreword by H.T. Sheringham, and two hundred illustrations, including thirty-nine in colour.

1923 1st edition. Large 4to (235 x 292mm). Ppxxii,288 + 4pp adverts. Illustrated with full-page plates, including 39 in colour, text figures. Printed on rag paper, top edge blue, deckle edges. Binding A. Dark blue coarse-weave buckram titled in gilt on spine and upper board. Blind-ruled borders. This cloth fades almost to brown. It has a slightly gloss finish. This version is most frequently seen.

An important and useful work. The author also wrote on fox hunting and sporting art.
£135.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
18905
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Author Sparrow (Walter Shaw). (1862-1940).
Book Code 18905
ISBN B00085NGK8.
Book Description Spine faded as usual with this binding. A liitle foxing but a very good copy with the author's signature in pencil on front end-paper - "To William Valls, R.S.A., with cordial thanks and best wishes, Walter Shaw Sparrow".
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1923
Publisher John Lane: The Bodley Head.
Place London.