New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1847. 1847. Illustrated. First American editon. Duodecimo. Green gilt-stamped pictorial cloth with gilt fish on spine. Hardcover. Fair to good. Possibly lacking a frontispiece portrait of Cotton in part two. Text block is loose. Some wear, soil/ and scuffing. Former owner's name in pencil. Item #10924
With a biographical preface by the American editor. With an appendix catalogue of fishing books.