Atlantic Game Fishing. First Edition, signed, without dustjacket.


FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. Atlantic Game Fishing. With color illustrations by Lynn Bogue Hunt, and an introduction by Ernest Hemingway. New York: KennedyBros. Inc., Publishers of Yachting, 1937. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxii ,[1]-298, coloured frontis. + 6 color plates + 64 pp. halftone plates. Illustrated. Illustrated endpapers. Large 8vo, blue cloth, small gilt decoration of a leaping marlin to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: Part I: Nova Scotia and Maine: (pp. 3-52): 1. Louisbourg, Nova Scotia; 2. Liverpool, Nova Scotia; 3. Jordan Bay, Nova Scotia; 4. Wedgeport, Nova Scotia;5. Casco Bay to York Harbor, Maine. Part II: Martha's Vineyard and Eastern Long Island: 6. Martha's Vineyard and Eastern Long Island. Part III: Fire Island to Cape Hatteras: 7. Fire Island to Barnegat Inlet; 8. Barnegat Inlet to Cape Hatteras. Part IV: Florida: 9. Stuart, Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale; 10. Miami; 11. Florida Keys and the Dry Tortugas; 12. The West Coast of Florida. Part V: The Bahamas and Bermuda: 13. Cat Cay, Bahamas; 14. Bimini, Bahamas; 15. Bermuda. Part VI: Fishing Tackle and Ethics: 16. Fishing Tackle and the Ethics of the Game. With index. Some light wear to spine ends, top edge a bit grubby, hinges a bit shaky, a couple of plates have a handful of foxed spots, else very good. Signed, dated, and very warmly inscribed by Farrington on the flyleaf to George and Bill Lewis of Louisbourg. 250.00

Title: Atlantic Game Fishing. First Edition, signed, without dustjacket.

Author Name: FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. HEMINGWAY, Ernest, intro. HUNT, Lynn Bogue

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Kennedy Bros. Inc., New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 49485

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADA TUNA FIRST FISHERIES UNITED STATES,