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Image for Gleanings in Natural History. With Local Recollections. To Which are Added Maxims and Hints for an Angler. And Second Series. To which are added Some Extracts from the unpublished MSS. of The late Mr. White of Selborne

Gleanings in Natural History. With Local Recollections. To Which are Added Maxims and Hints for an Angler. And Second Series. To which are added Some Extracts from the unpublished MSS. of The late Mr. White of Selborne

By: JESSE, EDWARD:

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1835 (vol.1: 3rd.ed. / vols. 2 & 3: 1st .editions).:

Seller ID: 78874


2 volumes. Hardback, 7.5 x 4.5 inches. Attractive quarter bound calf leather with marbled paper boards. Maroon morocco labels on spines lettered in gilt with gilt decorations. Plain endpapers, speckled edges. In very good conditions. Edges rubbed and bumped, corners slightly bumped, some rubbing on spines and boards. Some minor spots to endpapers, neat inscriptions “Eliza Barrett” at fronts. Some light foxing spots and handling marks to vol.1. Else clean and tight copies. 3 engraved plates, a folding facsimile from unpublished journal of Gilbert. 314 pp & 321pp. View more info

Image for An Angler's Rambles; By Edward Jesse, Author of ‘Gleanings in Natural History.’

An Angler's Rambles; By Edward Jesse, Author of ‘Gleanings in Natural History.’

By: JESSE, Edward:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, John Van Voorst, 1836 1st:

Seller ID: 79866


Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. Purple/maroon diced cloth with blind-embossed decoration to boards, gilt decorative lettering to spine. Light yellow endpapers. In good condition; cover a little worn, boards faded, edges rubbed, corners bumped, some repaired splits to cloth on spine. ends of spine chipped. Minor darkening to endpapers, previous owners stamp to half-title page “F.W. Buckle.” Inside a couple of light minor handling/thumb marks to pages else pages very clean and tight. 318pp + cat. Illustrated with an engraving of “Walton & Cotton Club Medallion” and a couple o... View more info