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A Dictionary of Trout and Bass Flies by  Malcolm A Shipley - First edition - 1898 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

A Dictionary of Trout and Bass Flies

by Shipley, Malcolm A

Condition: Brown printed wrappers. Spine repaired (wrappers backed with paper, mending marginal losses; first and last leaves rehinged at g


Philadelphia, 1898. First edition. Two vignettes of flies on front wrapper and on title-page. Pp. [iii], 1-37. 1 vols. Oblong 12mo. Brown printed wrappers. Spine repaired (wrappers backed with paper, mending marginal losses; first and last leaves rehinged at gutter). Owner signature in bottom corner of title page. Bookplate. Custom red morocco backed folding box. Uncommon. First edition. Two vignettes of flies on front wrapper and on title-page. Pp. [iii], 1-37. 1 vols. Oblong 12mo. The Language of Trout Flies. Wetzel p. 211; Bruns S148 (from a Goodspeed catalogue); Heller 2:494



  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 260274
  • Title: A Dictionary of Trout and Bass Flies
  • Author: Shipley, Malcolm A
  • Format/binding:Two vignettes of flies on front wrapper and on title-page. Pp. [iii], 1-37. 1 vols. Oblong 12mo
  • Book condition: Used - Brown printed wrappers. Spine repaired (wrappers backed with paper, mending marginal losses; first and last leaves rehinged at g
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1898
  • Keywords: Angling
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Games;
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / General;

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