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The Book of the Hackle by  Frank Elder - First edition, Number 78 of 85 copies leather bound with real Ha - 1979 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

The Book of the Hackle

by Elder, Frank

Condition: Publisher's full maroon crushed morocco gilt, all edges gilt, in slipcase, by A. W. Lumsden


Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press [33 Montgomery Street], 1979. First edition, Number 78 of 85 copies leather bound with real Hackles. Printed by R.& R. Clark Ltd noted on slip laid in. Illustrated and with 29 real hackles tipped onto black paper at end of book. xxii, 140 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Publisher's full maroon crushed morocco gilt, all edges gilt, in slipcase, by A. W. Lumsden. First edition, Number 78 of 85 copies leather bound with real Hackles. Printed by R.& R. Clark Ltd noted on slip laid in. Illustrated and with 29 real hackles tipped onto black paper at end of book. xxii, 140 pp. 1 vols. 8vo.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 316075
  • Title: The Book of the Hackle
  • Author: Elder, Frank
  • Format/binding: Illustrated and with 29 real hackles tipped onto black paper at end of book. xxii, 140 pp. 1 vols. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Publisher's full maroon crushed morocco gilt, all edges gilt, in slipcase, by A. W. Lumsden
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition, Number 78 of 85 copies leather bound with real Ha
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Scottish Academic Press [33 Montgomery Street]
  • Place: Edinburgh
  • Date published: 1979
  • Keywords: Angling | British
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Games; Sets & Fine Bindings;
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / General;


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