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Angling, Two 18th Century English Titles.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Angling, Two 18th Century English Titles.
Robert Brookes' Art of Angling; London: for T. Lowndes, 1774, with frontispiece, rebound in full modern red morocco, in custom slipcase; [and] The Angler's Vade Mecum, London: for Battersby and Brown, 1700, in full modern calf and custom case; both volumes octavo. (2)
Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

Robert Brookes, Fly fishing, Vade Mecum, London

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