Lot 234: Huish (Robert). The Improved British Angler, containing the most esteemed methods of angling for pond and river fish; the baits for each, and how to obtain and preserve them; the choosing of rods and tackle; also instructions in every branch of fly-fishing; materials for the manufacture of flies..., 1st edition, Derby, published by Thomas Richardson, 1838, hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, wood engraved illustrations to text, owner's inscription to verso of front endpaper, dated 1954, and bookplate of Alan John Jarvis to front pastedown, all edges gilt, original blindstamped ribbed brown cloth gilt, very slightly rubbed to edges, and minor fraying to extreme head and foot of spine (generally a good copy), 16mo. Westwood & Satchell 121. (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books, Maps & Ephemera Auction June 2015
Wednesday, 10th June 2015
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