Lot 200

DIT BOECXKEN Van Der Goes, Matthias 1st 1978...

Auction Date: 28/07/2022 at 09:30 am

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DIT BOECXKEN Van Der Goes, Matthias 1st 1978. No.63 of 150. An accurate facsimile of the 1872 edition. The book was originally published probably in 1492 in Old Flemish and as such is therefore the first printed work relating to the sport of angling. In 1872 Honey Dun Press produced their facsimile in a limited edition of 150 copies. The book is printed on English handmade paper with deckled edges. The top edge coloured. Red Morocco grained leather spine with gilt title. Swedish hand marbled paper boards. In original slip case

Hammer Price: £110.00