350pp., plus publisher's ads for books on fishing tackle and salmon fishing. The author, Theodore Roosevelt's uncle, and his mentor in nature conservancy, was a congressman, diplomat, and avid fisherman. He wrote books on fishing, as well as this novel. Internally fine in boards illustrated with a sailing yacht and some fishing tackle. Wear to extremities, and spine covering off. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Love and Luck. The Story of a Summer's ...
Publisher: Harper and Brothers
Publication Date: 1886
Binding: Illustrated Boards
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Pranava Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1886 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Language: eng 366 pages. Seller Inventory # 100153593105
Book Description Harper & Brothers, New York, 1886. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. First Edition. 350 pp. Illustrated cover of a yacht, salt water rod, and net. Rubbed, particularly at the corners, lacking spine paper, tight in boards. A fine narrative including chapters on "The First Blue Fishing" "The Snipe Shoot" "Sheep's-Heads and Sheep's Eyes" Bookplate of Jeffry Norton on FEP. Bruns 105 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 130191