Day 1 Lot 258

Early 19th c Fishing Book: Fraser, Alexander-“Natural History...

Auction Date: 30/03/2021 at 10am

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Early 19th c Fishing Book: Fraser, Alexander-“Natural History of The Salmon, Herrings, Coloured, Ling; With A Short Account of Greenland, its inhabitants, land and sea animals, and The Different Tribes of Fishes Found on The Coast” 2nd edition 1833 printed for the author by our Carruthers Inverness-original yellow and green paper covered boards, paper title - label on spine – the original 1st ed was printed for distribution only among the author's friends, and consequently was limited to a small impression – the author added to this edition a short account of the Greenland Fisheries – some speckle foxing, edges slightly tinged otherwise clean – boards dust stained

Guide Price: £100.00 - £120.00

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