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.