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Berners (Attributed to Dame Juliana)

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2256
Lot:
234
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Berners (Attributed to Dame Juliana), The Treatyse of Fysshynge with an Angle, London: John Baskerville for William Pickering, 1827, original paper wraps in a later board slipcase, five pages of facsimile woodcuts, edges uncut, small 8vo, (minor soiling). Straus & Dent 170. Note: Reprinted from the Book of St. Albans (1496), this is the first reprint of the tract made after the edition of 1606.
Estimate $400-600

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London, John Baskerville, William Pickering, Juliana, Fly fishing

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