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Fish by Schaldach. Collected Etchings, Drawings and Water Colors of Trout, Salmon and Other Game Fish by SCHALDACH William J - First edition - 1937 - from Randall House Rare Books and Biblio.com

Fish by Schaldach. Collected Etchings, Drawings and Water Colors of Trout, Salmon and Other Game Fish

by SCHALDACH William J

Condition: Cloth with faint spots, a little rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown, else fine


Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1937. First edition. original green cloth lettered in blue and gilt, pictorial endpapers. Cloth with faint spots, a little rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown, else fine. Small folio. Illustrated with full page plates in colour and black and white No. 176 of 1,500 copies "... Here are the aristocrats of sea and stream, and some less proud, all in their best array to make for you and me the counterfeit presentment of old joys. Or, if you yourself have never taken tarpon or muskalonge, or even trout, here crystallized for you is the picture you might have been lucky enough to lay by in the innumerable brain cells where we pack away the past. Thanks for such service as these we owe to the man wo made these living pictures." -from the foreword .
  • Bookseller: Randall House Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 34130
  • Title: Fish by Schaldach. Collected Etchings, Drawings and Water Colors of Trout, Salmon and Other Game Fish
  • Author: SCHALDACH William J
  • Format/binding: Original green cloth lettered in blue and gilt, pictorial endpapers
  • Book condition: Used - Cloth with faint spots, a little rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown, else fine
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1937
  • Keywords: Fish, fishing, angling, ichtyology, Salmon, Game fish, Trout
  • Bookseller catalogs: Natural History, Horses, Birds, Plants;
  • Size: Small folio

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