The Angler's Souvenir; by P. Fisher, Esq., assisted by several eminent Piscatory Characters.; With illustrations by Beckwith & Topham.

London: Charles Tilt, 1835. First edition. Small 8vo in fours. x, 192 pp. Illustrated from line drawings, plates, each page of text framed within illustrated borders, vignettes, engraved title page. Westwood & Satchell, p. 93: "The work is clever and caustic and contains critique of several of the angling books of the day." Heckscher 723. Fine copy in a beautiful binding. Later black straight-grain morocco, gilt, boards framed in a series of ornamental rules, central angling device on upper board, gilt rules, ornaments, angling devices, and title between raised bands on spine, gilt turn-ins, a.e.g., signed on the bottom front turn in with a small gilt horse-head device and the phrase "Bound in England". (8826). Item #61799

Price: $500.00

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