SEA-FISHING ON THE ENGLISH COAST: A MANUAL OF PRACTICAL INSTRUCTION... By Frederick G. Aflalo.
1891 1st edition. Small 8vo (132 x 187mm). Ppvii,190 + 18pp ads. B/w illustrations, sketch maps. First issue - Green pictorial cloth gilt with black beach scene.. ..on the art of making and using sea-tackle, with a full account of the methods in vogue during each month of the year, and a detailed guide for sea-fishermen to all the most popular watering-places on the English coast. This copy in the original publisher's binding with a sea-scene of the front board. Other copies seen, although they are still the first printing of 1891, have a different decorative green cloth binding in series with other sporting books published by Upcott Gill around 1898.
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|Author||Aflalo (Frederick George). (1870-1918).|
|Book Description||Hinges torn, some foxing throughout, cloth stained and creased. A good reading copy.|
|Publisher||L. Upcott Gill.|