THE MYTH. By Keith Jenkins.

THE MYTH. By Keith Jenkins.

CARPING RE-CUT. By Jim Shelley.

CARPING RE-CUT. By Jim Shelley.

CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER. By 'BB'. Illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford. Second edition.

(1950) 1979 2nd edition reprint. 16mo (110 x 174mm). Ppxx,201. B/w illustrations by "BB." Green boards, spine titled in gilt. Foreword by Howard Marshall.

"Some books seem to mature like old wine. This little volume appears to belong to this category, judging from the letters I have had over the years since it was first published, and by the value of out-of-print copies on the new material not seen in the first edition, including an account of Richard Walker's record capture of 1952. A note on this, the 1979 reprint, states "Clarissa, the record carp caught by Richard Walker, died on May 3rd 1971 at the London Zoo Aquarium, where it had been for over eighteen years. The text of this impression, however, has not been altered from the
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Book Code 56794
ISBN 0854930701 / 0854930701.
Book Description Near fine copy in a very slightly faded dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1970
Publisher H.F.and G. Witherby.
Place London.