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WALKER'S PITCH by  Richard Walker - Hardcover - 1959 - from Well Read Books and Biblio.com

WALKER'S PITCH

by Walker, Richard

Condition: Near Fine/Good


London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1959. Anglian Times Series. Green cloth-covered boards; stamped silver lettering and decorative design; top pages edges green; small crease to top edge (probably production fault). Pictorial dust jacket; smudging to back; top end of spine and back corner taped; slight edgewear; not price clipped. Very clean sound copy. 146 pages plus 2 pages advertising Anglian Times Series. Illustrated with black and white plates - full page reproductions of photographs: fishing scenes. A selection of articles from "Angling Times" arranged by the author in such order as to make a notable contribution to coarse-fishing literature. Contents include "excitingly original" methods for catching roach, chub, tench and carp and chapters on tactics, tackle and behaviour of fish. Very uncommon.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clear Brodart Covering.
  • Bookseller: Well Read Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003384
  • Title: WALKER'S PITCH
  • Author: Walker, Richard
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1959
  • Keywords: RICHARD WALKER ANGLING COARSE-FISHING ROACH CHUB PIKE CARP TACTICS TACKLE ANGLIAN TIMES SERIES
  • Bookseller catalogs: Pastimes, Recreation, Sport;
  • Subjects: GAMES / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall


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