We're hereby presenting a glorious presentation state copy replete with the ultra scarce full~colour dust wrapper of the desirable piscatoria title: 'The Flyfisher & The Trout's Point of View' thus the elusive 1st ed pub. 1931 in a fine 'collector's state' housing (11) watercolour plates & (15) diagrams contained within the five part chapters on: Part I: The Fly Fisher's Progress/ Part II: The Anatomy of the Underwater World/ Part III: Some Notes on Fly Fishing Practice/ Part IV: Flies/ & Part V: Notes on Modern Fly Fishing Literature~ A most handsome angler's vintage tome worthy of the finest sportsman's library, indeed! Language: eng Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Flyfisher & The Trout's Point of View
Publisher: Seeley Service & Co. Ltd.
Publication Date: 1931
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition..
Book Description Published by Seeley Service and Co, London, 1931. , 208 pages with 11 full page colour plates, frontispiece is tissue-guarded, plus numerous black and white diagrams throughout First Edition , previous owner's signature and bookplate on front endpapers, top and tail of spine is slightly rubbed and bumped, sporadic foxing throughout pages, book in good+ condition , green cloth cover with gilt lettering on spine Quarto Hardback ISBN: Seller Inventory # 23028
Book Description Seeley Services, 1931. 1st Edn, 208 pages, large 8vo.,inscription to FEP, illus, vg. Seller Inventory # 9704
Book Description Seeley Service, 1931. 1st Edition. Pp208. 6 colour and 5 plain plates, illustrations by the author. Green buckram, spine titled in gilt. Unclipped dust wrapper. The book condition is very good plus and the dust wrapper are very good. Seller Inventory # 180998
Book Description London. Seeley Service & Co. Ltd. 1931., 1931. sm4to, 25cm, 208p., colour frontis with captioned tissue guard, 10 plates (inc. 5 in colour), index, in full fine grain line, gilt spine titles, near fine An interesting approach to fishing-from the fish's point of view including a colour sense of the fish. Colour plates reflect the author's idea of what a trout would see looking through the water. Also includes sections of fly-fishing, fly-tying and a bibliographical study of fishing literature. Book. Seller Inventory # 29867
Book Description Seeley Service & Company Limited, London, 1931. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Green cloth with gilt spine titles; 4to; 208pp; illustrated with color frontispiece after painting w/ titles tissue guard, 10 full-page plates (6 in color), 15 text diagrams plus charts; tan dust jacket titles & decorations in green with paste-on color plate center. An early work on how the trout views the oncoming fly-with emphasis on light patterns, drag, reflection, shape, color, geometry of the rise, etc. Plus he discusses rods & other equipment, casting, striking, wet & dry fly fishing, fly dressing theory and an interesting last chapter on fly fishing literature to date. A very nice copy in the uncommon dust jacket with light wear and small imperfection to upper front panel. Seller Inventory # 003266
Book Description Seeley Service & Co., London, 1931. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition,. green cloth, gilt spine, pp., 208, illustrated, colored frontis. with tissue guard, 11 full page plates in total, 15 diagrams in text, index, corners bumped, light edge wear, end papers toned,scattered foxing, Size: Sm.4 To., Seller Inventory # AH 2541
Book Description J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1931. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Top and bottom of spine slightly rubbed and bumped and corners of boards slightly bumped. Otherwise a Very Good copy. Colour plate frontis. Illustrated with 11 colour plates and 15 b&w diagrams. Seller Inventory # 001404
Book Description Selley Service, London, 1931. Cloth Bound. Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. A fine copy, in the original green hardback cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Text fine and tight with light age-browning of the blank end papers and the outer fore-edges only. Old inscription on front blank end paper. 207 pages illustrated with diagrams and plates in colour and b/w. Size about 10 x 7.5 inches. Seller Inventory # BM6163
Book Description Seeley Service London 1931, 1931. 1st edition orig. cloth Near Fine large octavo 208pp., frontis., col. & b/w pls. & ills., diags., index, New Light on Flyfishing, Theory & Practice. Seller Inventory # 317757
Book Description Seeley Service & Co, London, 1931. Hardcover. Condition: Very good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good. 1st Edition. Illustrated with 11 plates [ 6 in color ] and 15 figurative diagrams. 208 pp. Green cloth. Without notable flaw, in the very rare dust wrapper, which has some wear at hinges and some sun-darkening and chipping to spine. An extraordinarily nice copy. Certainly gift worthy. First British edition. Seller Inventory # 50194