Day 1 Lot 257

Early Fishing Book from late 18th c: Brookes...

Auction Date: 30/03/2021 at 10am

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Early Fishing Book from late 18th c: Brookes, R – “The Art of Angling” 5th ed publ’d London 1781 – original half leather and marble boards – edges and hinge wear from age, engraved frontis plus 135 wood cuts describing the different kinds of fresh and saltwater fish – internally very clean – library blue stamp mark to the front free end plate – overall (G) for a 240yr old book.

Hammer Price: £100.00