Trout and Angling Being Part Two of The Fishes of Massachusetts, first published in 1833 at Boston. Jerome V. C. Smith.

Trout and Angling Being Part Two of The Fishes of Massachusetts, first published in 1833 at Boston

New York: Derrydale Press, 1929. First Derrydale edition, limited to 325 copies. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; (viii), 64, (4) colophon, ads; illustrated with two facsimile plates and title page vignette; Original green boards, green cloth spine, with paper title labels on spine and upper board; a solid copy; a bit of fading to the upper portion of the boards, edge wear, else very good. Very good. Item #16400

A reprint of the edition of 1833, the first book on fishing to be published in America. Siegel 31; Frazier S-12-a Two lovely angling bookplates from previous owner's adorn the front paste-down.

Price: $150.00

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