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Lot 117

Angling.- Manning (Frederick) A Series of Views Taken on the Spot, intended to Illustrate Charles Cotton's Work, entitled...The Compleat Angler, 1866.

 

Hammer Price: £40

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Angling.- Manning (Frederick) A Series of Views Taken on the Spot, intended to Illustrate Charles Cotton's Work, entitled...The Compleat Angler, signed presentation copy from the author to R.B. Marston, initial f. incorporating the initials of Walton and Cotton, engraved portrait frontispiece of Walton, lithographed map of the Dove River and 24 plates (2 double-page), some spotting or foxing, mostly marginal, original cloth, gilt, rebacked in modern red morocco, gilt, corners worn, rubbed, 4to, [1866].

⁂ A nice association copy. Marston was a founder of The Flyfishers' Club and editor of The Fishing Gazette.

Full Lot Details

Angling.- Manning (Frederick) A Series of Views Taken on the Spot, intended to Illustrate Charles Cotton's Work, entitled...The Compleat Angler, signed presentation copy from the author to R.B. Marston, initial f. incorporating the initials of Walton and Cotton, engraved portrait frontispiece of Walton, lithographed map of the Dove River and 24 plates (2 double-page), some spotting or foxing, mostly marginal, original cloth, gilt, rebacked in modern red morocco, gilt, corners worn, rubbed, 4to, [1866].

⁂ A nice association copy. Marston was a founder of The Flyfishers' Club and editor of The Fishing Gazette.

Lot 117

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