HOWITT (SAMUEL) The Angler's Manual; or, Concise Lessons of Experience, which the Proficient in the Delightful Recreation of Angling Will Not Despise, 1808
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HOWITT (SAMUEL) The Angler's Manual; or, Concise Lessons of Experience, which the Proficient in the Delightful Recreation of Angling Will Not Despise, 1808
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HOWITT (SAMUEL)
The Angler's Manual; or, Concise Lessons of Experience, which the Proficient in the Delightful Recreation of Angling Will Not Despise... Containing Useful Instruction on Every Approved Method of Angling, and Particularly on the Management of the Hand and Rod in Each Method, first edition, half-title (misbound), 12 etched plates "of fish, fishing, baits, and tackle", 6 leaves of manuscript notes (extracted from "Instructions to Young Sportsmen, 1824") bound in, with additional annotations in margins of two leaves of text, early ownership name and date ("181[-]) partly torn away from title, modern half calf [Westwood & Satchell, p.10 and 120], oblong 8vo, Liverpool, G.F. Harris, for Samuel Bagster, 1808
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