RAWSTORNE, LAWRENCE. 1774-1850.
Gamonia: or, The Art of Preserving Game; and an Improved Method of Making Plantations and Covers. London: Rudolph Ackermann, 1837.
8vo (235 x 147 mm). [xvi], -208 pp + errata slip at rear. Half-title. 15 hand-colored aquatint plates by J.T. Rawlins. Publisher's green morocco with gilt borders and gilt edges, yellow endpapers. Custom clamshell case. Rear hinge starting, spine slightly sunned.
Provenance: Johannes Deleagram Weld (armorial bookplate); Graham M. Adee (bookplate).
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED to first blank, "From the Author / 1837." Abbey Life 392; Tooley 393.