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MacKintosh, Alexander
The Driffield Angler in Two Parts Containing Descriptions of the Different Kinds of Fresh Water Fish and the Best Methods of Taking Them in Rivers, Lakes and Fish Ponds With Full Directions of Many Artificial Flies for Every Month in the Season Tto Which is Added Instructions for Shooting, With Rules for the Breeding, Breaking, and Management of Pointers and Spaniels and the Choice of Guns for Game and Wildfowl with a Description of the Forest of Blair in Perthshire Belonging to his Grace the Duke of Athol and the Manner of Killing the Deer, Also a Short Treatise on Coursing and the Training of Greyhounds
Printed for the Author and sold by H. Mozley, Gainsborough, 1806. First edition. Frontispiece. x, [ii], 346 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Mostly on angling, and the construction of proper flies, with sections on coursing and the taking of game birds. Westwood and Satchell, p. 138 Bound in contemporary tree calf, hinges split, but holding. Bookplate of Samuel Lambert. Laid into a full gray clamshell drop box with morocco label Frontispiece. x, [ii], 346 pp. 1 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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