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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Tolfrey, Frederic
'JONES' GUIDE TO NORWAY, AND SALMON-FISHER'S POCKET COMPANION'. LONDON: LONGMAN, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMAN, 1848
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
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111

PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

Tolfrey, Frederic
'JONES' GUIDE TO NORWAY, AND SALMON-FISHER'S POCKET COMPANION'. LONDON: LONGMAN, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMAN, 1848
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Tolfrey, Frederic
'JONES' GUIDE TO NORWAY, AND SALMON-FISHER'S POCKET COMPANION'. LONDON: LONGMAN, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMAN, 1848
16mo (6 3/8 x 3 7/8 in.; 162 x 99mm). Additional lithographed title, lithographed frontispiece, 8 hand-colored engraved plates of flies by J. and H. Adlard; one or two stray spots to preliminary leaves. Full green cloth, covers decoratively stamped in blind, spine gilt-lettered; spine slightly sunned, recased, ownership inscription to front free endpaper ("Captain John Peel May 1855"). 
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Literature

Westwood & Satchell, 210

Catalogue Note

The very scarce first edition. This is the first and finest of British books about angling in Norway.  Issued at the instigation of J. Jones—a tackle dealer of Jermyn Street—who wrote the introduction. 

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