Day 2 Lot 631

Collection of Interesting Angling Books (3): Philip Geen...

Auction Date: 31/03/2021 at 10am

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Collection of Interesting Angling Books (3): Philip Geen - “What I Have Seen While Fishing and How I Have Caught My Fish - in Ireland, in Scotland, and in The Home Counties” 1st ed. 1905 publ’d privately Richmond in the original green and gilt cloth boards with replaced cloth spine - c/w 73x illustrations with portrait frontis of the author - some speckled foxing throughout, some discolouration to the front and rear free endplates-see great Allcock and Co - advert to the rear featuring of course Geen’s Patents Bait (F); Ernest Phillips - “Trout in Lakes and Reservoirs - A Practical Guide to Managing Stocking, and Fishing” 1st ed 1914 publ’d Longmans & Co, London in the original decorative blue cloth boards and gilt spine (faded) together with 8 illustrations incl frontis of Lake Vyrnwy-both front and rear free endplates discoloured otherwise internally clean (F/G); and Hugh Copley - “The Letters of Two Fisherman - Angling experiences in West Africa and on English Rivers…” 1st ed 1930 publ’d London and New York c/w the original dust jacket some dust stains to spine and edges -illustrated - usual discolouration to both the front and rear free endplates, otherwise internally clean overall (F/G)

Hammer Price: £5.00