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Angling sketches, Fishing Book


£125.00

Category: Fishing

Subcategory: Books

VINTAGE FISHING, ANGLING BOOK.
A good fishing book titled 'Angling sketches' by Andrew Lang. Covered in original dark green cloth with gilt title on the spine and a vignette on the cover depicting an angler with a hooked fish on his line.
Contains 3 etchings and numerous illustrations by W.G.Burn-Murdoch, and chapters: The Confessions of a Duffer, A Border Boyhood, Loch Awe, Loch - Fishing, Loch - Leven, The Bloody Doctor, The Lady or the Salmon?, A Tweedside Sketch and The Double Alibi.
First edition, longmans, Green & Co. And New York, 15 East 16th street. Printed by Spottiswood and Co. New Street Square, London.

  • Year: 1891
  • Period: 1850-1899

  • Dimensions:
    H 20cm x W 15cm
    H 7¾" x W 5¾"

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Condition: Very Good.
  • Reference Number: 23045