Catechism of Fly Making, Angling and Dyeing, Comprising Most Essential Information,

Lot Number 57
Author BLACKER (WILLIAM)
Title Catechism of Fly Making, Angling and Dyeing, Comprising Most Essential Information,
Year Published 1843
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Description Catechism of Fly Making, Angling and Dyeing, Comprising Most Essential Information, letterpress title on thick paper, engraved title (to first edition), 6 lithographed plates, OVER 75 FLIES AND FLY-TYING SPECIMENS MOUNTED WITH SILVER SEALS on 4 thick card sheets, endpapers, the verso of the titles and some in the text (3 seemingly missing), Blacker's advertisement printed on yellow paper inside upper cover, early calf gilt, g.e. [Westwood & Satchell, p.32], 12mo, the Author, 8 December, 1843
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Estimated Price GBP 4,900.00 - 6,500.00
( USD 8,232.00 - 10,920.00 )
Actual Price GBP 187,250.00 ( USD 295,855.00 )

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Auction House Bonhams
Website http://www.bonhams.com
Auction Name The Angling Library of Alan Jarvis
Sale Number #20289
Auction Date May 22, 2012 - May 22, 2012
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