# 15463

MARCH, James

The jolly angler; or water side companion.

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Containing an account of all the best places for angling, the means used to obtain permission, as well as an account for the different sorts of fish contained therein: the tackle, baits, & other requisites to form an expert angler: with correct description of tying hooks, making artificial flies, repairing tackle, &c. London : The author, [c.1830]. First edition. Octavo, cloth backed papered boards (rubbed), hinges a little weak; armorial bookplate of Sir Charles J.J. Hamilton to front pastedown, ownership stamp of later Hamilton family member to rear pastedown; engraved frontispiece; pp 96; illustrated with engraved plates and line-drawings; a very good copy. Scarce.

Westwood and Satchell p.143; Bushel p.69 (correcting date of publication to 1831).

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