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Hardback, Tall 8vo. 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to buckram spine and gilt monogram to front. With dustwrapper with B&W plates to front and spine. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine darkened and rubbed, small chip at top end. Edges and front cover rubbed. In protective plastic cover. Dw clipped but still with price 25s). Some minor handling marks to edges of cloth on cover. No penned inscriptions. Pages clean and tight. Else a very clean and tight copy. 352pp. With 86 b&w photo illustrations. Articles by the experts including Eric Parker, Louis Babcock, A.E. Bell, T.E. Donne, and many others. The mind of the human fisherman pitted against the cunning fish brains of the briney deep. Many species covered. At the time of publication this was the most comprehensive book on the subject. Appendices: I. The External Features of Sea Fish. II. Classification of Fishes. Alphabetical List of British Marine Fishes.
Title: Sea Fishing. (The Lonsdale Library Vol. XVII).
Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co. Ltd., no date ca1956:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82437
Keywords: Sports & Pastimes::Fishing A.E. COOPER, Sea Fishing, Lonsdale Library, XVII, External Features of Sea Fish, Classification of Fishes, British Marine Fishes, 1956, dustwrapper,