Day 2 Lot 887

Rare 1725 Angling Book - J(ohn) S(mith) (A...

Auction Date: 3/12/2021 at 10am

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Rare 1725 Angling Book - J(ohn) S(mith) (A Brother of The Angler) - "The Complete Fisher: or, The True Art of Angling" 1725 6th Ed, engraved frontis plate, engraved plates of fish - printed for G Conyers London - lacks two pages, original full calf binding - spine and rear cover worn - scarce and nearly 300yrs old - comes in a faux red book casing, Note This is the 6th ed of this Minute Work which went in 12 editions from 1696-1770 facsimile frontis page

Guide Price: £300.00 - £400.00

(Not sold)