Book of the Fly-Rod. First Trade Edition


SHERINGHAM, Hugh, and John C. MOORE, (eds.). The Book of the Fly-Rod. Illustrated by George Sheringham. London : Eyre & Spottiswoode (publishers) Limited, MCMXXXI [1931]. First Trade Edition. Pp (4),v-xv,(3),3-[174],(2), colour frontispiece (with tissue guard) + 3 other colour plates (with tissue guards) + 8 black and white plates. 4to, green cloth, bevelled edges, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed blue. Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas S134; Hammond, Arthur Ransome: A Bibliography B22.b. Contents : "A Memory of Hugh Sherigham" by Guy C. Pollock. 1. "De Maximis" by Henry Van Dyke. 2. "Out of Macedonia" by William Radcliffe. 3. "If We Started Afresh" by G.E.M. Skues. 4. "The Travelling Companion" by Arthur Ransome; 5. "The Fly-Rod in North America" by Ferris Greenslet. 6. "Fly-Fishing in Norway" by Knut Dahl. 7. "Salmon and Sea Trout" by W.L. Calderwood. 8. "Salmon Fishing in Canada" by F. Gray Griswold. 9. "The Magnificience of the Chub" by John C. Moore. 10. "Black Bass" by H.D. Turing. 11. "The Fly-Rod in the Sea" by ArthurF. Bell. 12. "A Talk About It" With Mrs. Arthur N. Gilbey. 13. "The Sound of It" by Harry Plunkiet Greene. 14. "The Colour of It" by Sir Charles Holmes. 15. "The Poetry of It" by Eric Parker. 16. "De Minimis" by John C. Moore. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Spine sunned and rubbed, margins lightly browned, fore-edges and tissue guards foxed, else very good. 350.00

Title: Book of the Fly-Rod. First Trade Edition

Author Name: SHERINGHAM, Hugh MOORE, John C. SHERINGHAM, George RANSOME, Arthur

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode (publishers) Limited, London, 1931,:

Seller ID: 101853

Keywords: FISHING SPORTFISHING BRITISH AMERICAN CANADA UNITED KINGDOM CANADIAN NORWEGIAN SALMON,