A Booke of Fishing with Hooke & Line, and of all Other Instruments Thereunto Belonging, part one

Lot Number 288
Author [MASCALL (LEONARD)]
Title A Booke of Fishing with Hooke & Line, and of all Other Instruments Thereunto Belonging, part one
Year Published 1590
Place Printed
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Description A Booke of Fishing with Hooke & Line, and of all Other Instruments Thereunto Belonging, part one (of 2), first edition, black letter, woodcut vignette on title, 11 woodcut illustrations, several early marginal 'pointing hands' and 2 notes, ownership inscriptions of Walter Ashmore and I. Newton (dated '87), initials of O.A. (perhaps Oliver Anderdon, see below), bookplate of J.C. Lynn, early eighteenth century calf, gilt with bird, and boat devices, serrated border, rebacked preserving parts of original spine gilt with fish tools [STC 17572; Westwood & Satchell, p.137; Schwerdt II, p.17], 4to, Printed by John Wolfe, and are to be sold by Edwarde White, 1590
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Estimated Price GBP 49,000.00 - 65,000.00
( USD 82,320.00 - 109,200.00 )
Actual Price GBP 51,650.00 ( USD 81,607.00 )

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AUCTION DETAILS

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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