The Sporting & Wildlife Sale | 24 April 2013
Edinburgh Angling Club. - Songs and Selections from the Album of the Edinburgh Angling Club founded 1847,
Sold for £50
Edinburgh Angling Club.
Songs and Selections from the Album of the Edinburgh Angling Club founded 1847,
edited by J.Smith, enlarged edition, engraved frontispiece, additional vignette title and illustrations by William Forrest, inscribed "To Professor [David] Wyllie, who helped me to buy my first rod…J.R.R." on half-title and with card of Dr.Ronaldson loosely inserted, original glazed pictorial green cloth, gilt, spine gilt, t.e.g., others uncut, very slightly marked, [Thacher p.159; cf.W&S p.83, earlier editions], 8vo, Edinburgh, 1900.
** A collection of verse with attractive engravings. General Sir James Russell of Ashiestiel was the owner of the Club's main fishing, David Wyllie and Dr.Ronaldson were members of the club.
Wednesday 24 April 2013, 10.00am
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