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Pleasures of Angling with Rod and Reel for Trout and Salmon. by  George Dawson - Signed First Edition - 1876 - from HJHurley (SKU: 275)

Pleasures of Angling with Rod and Reel for Trout and Salmon.

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Pleasures of Angling with Rod and Reel for Trout and Salmon.

by Dawson, George

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Good+; Spine ends corners worn.
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New York: Sheldon & Company. Good+; Spine ends corners worn.. 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Publisher's cloth with gilt spine and fishing scene on spine and front board, repeated in blind on rear board, xiv, [1], 264p., illustrated with plates. **Bruns D-38: "This was the first book dedicated to fly fishing in America." Inscribed: "To Mrs. F.J. Benedict, From her Friend, Geo. Dawson, Feb. 1879."; Signed by Author .

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Details

Bookseller
HJHurley US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
275
Title
Pleasures of Angling with Rod and Reel for Trout and Salmon.
Author
Dawson, George
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+; Spine ends corners worn.
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sheldon & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1876
Keywords
Fly Fishing, Sport, Angling, Provenance
Bookseller catalogs
Angling;

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]

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