The American Angler's Book: Embracing the Natural History of Sporting Fish, and the Art of Taking Them With Instructions for Fly-fishing, Fly-making, and Rod-making; and Directions for Fish-Breeding.
Philadelphia: E. H. Butler & Co., 1864. 8vo. 604 pp. Cover is has brown marks. Back board is coming apart along hinge at the top. Sunned. Ex-library markings are a bookplate on f.p.d. Stamp on f.f.e.p. and title page, and pocket and date due slip torn off r.p.d. and r.f.e.p. A previous owner's inscription on page before half-title page. Slight foxing on a couple of pages. Gilt design on cover and spine. Illustrated. Chapters on salmon fishing; trout fly-fishing; repairs, knots, loops, and receipts; fly-making; rod-making and more. Good Cloth (Item ID: 36217)