Catalogue of Second-Hand Books in Literature, Science, and Art; Including a Collection of Books on Angling. Offered at Their Nett Prices by Henry Sotheran & Co

Catalogue of Second-Hand Books in Literature, Science, and Art; Including a Collection of Books on Angling. Offered at Their Nett Prices by Henry Sotheran & Co

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ...vols. sra. 8vo. in 1, fine copy in old calf (SCarCE), 12s 6d J. and F. Rivington, 1775 "Copies of this issue, as of the first, are scarce."--fVest. KtHKi's Chronicle. 373 Hawkins's Fourth Edition, with large Additions, plates and woodcuts as above, 2 vols. sm. 8vo. in 1, fine copy in old calf gilt, 14s J., F., and C. Rivington, 1784 "For the memoir of Cotton by Oldys is substituted a new biography by Hawkins. An account of fish taken by a gentleman in Wales from 1753 to 1764 is added to the Appendix, and alsoan Edogapiscatoria."--Westwood'sHibl. Pise. 374 Hawkins's Fifth Edition, with Additions, portrait, 9 plates, and woodcuts, 2 vols, sm. 8vo. in 1, old calf with old armorial bookplate of I. Drummond in the Chippendale style, 10s 6rf F. and C. Rivington, 1792-1 "A reprint of tho fourth edition, ed. by John Sidney Hawkins,"--Westwood's Bin. Pise. 375 Hawkins's Sixth and Last Edition, with Additions, front., port, of Cotton, and 3 plates of tackle, 2 vols. sm. 8vo. in 1, old tree-caff, 9s 6- apud eosdem, 1797 376 Bagster's First Edition, with Lives and Notes by Sir John Hawkins, portraits and fine plates after Wale (some foxed), plates of Angling Requisites and Bait, ana woodcuts, by Audinet, large 8vo. old russia, rebacked in calf, 15s 1808 377 A Large Paper Copy, roy. 8vo. contemporary russia super-extra, gilt edges (weak at joints), 2. 5s "It is Hawkins rtdiviins as regards the notes and biographies, but the new editor (Bagster himself, we believe), revised and made some additions to tho former. The engravings are still those of ryland from Wale, but executed afresh from the original drawings, by Audinet, in a very creditable style. The plates of fish are finely finished, and faithful, and are the...show more

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  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 77g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236520831
  • 9781236520838