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Henry Newland
The Erne : its legends and its fly-fishing.
London : Chapman and Hall, 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Bound in contemporary cloth, with gilt fairy-fly on front. xvi, 395 p. : plates, fold out map. ; 20 cm. Color frontispiece, title. Copyright page detached but present. Clean, unmarked pages. Double engraved book plates of Samuel Houston MacFarland, "This I'll Defend, Loch Sloy." Quite humorous with an Egyptian fishing in the Nile. Piscatorial endeavours along the River Erne, "decidedly the best fisherman's river in Ireland...". Chapters on the ichthyography of the Erne, its entomology, accounts of various excursions, etc. Westwood & Satchell, p. 155.
Bookseller: Sequitur Books [Boonsboro, MD, U.S.A.]

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