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The author, a medical doctor, writes in a conversational style, with many practical anecdotes from forty years of fishing experiences primarily in the British Isles. Some mention of California and Prince Edward Island, Canada and his experiences there.
Publisher's olive cloth gilt titles and center emblem; 8vo; 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches; [xi], 190,  pp.; half-title, vignette title page, head- and tailpieces, mezzotint frontispiece, plates. First Edition, First Printing. The frontispiece mezzotint engraving is by Francis Seymour, Esq.
Extremities bumped, minor wear to spine, a bit shaken, endpapers toned, spotting to first several leaves. Pages untrimmed.
Ref: Bruns H47, giving apparent incorrect first edition date of 1885.
Title: Recollections of Fly Fishing for Salmon, Trout, and Grayling, with notes on their haunts, habits, and history.
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington: 1884
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 8vo; 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches;
lb: 3.00 lb
Seller ID: 010409