BROOKES (RICHARD)] The Art of Angling, Rock and Sea-fishing, first edition, 1740
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BROOKES (RICHARD)] The Art of Angling, Rock and Sea-fishing, first edition, 1740
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[BROOKES (RICHARD)]
The Art of Angling, Rock and Sea-fishing: With the Natural History of River, Pond, and Sea-Fish, first edition, title printed in red and black with large woodcut vignette, woodcut illustrations, bookplate of "E.V. Connett, South Orange, N.J.", contemporary calf, neatly rebacked [Westwood & Satchell, p.42], 8vo, John Watts, 1740

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  • The first edition of an attractively illustrated work, which was republished throughout the eighteenth and into the nineteenth century.
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