"Hi-Regan" (John Joseph Dunne)
Title How and Where to Fish in Ireland. A Hand-guide for Anglers
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Third Edition.
Publisher London Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington 1887
Seller ID 000988
London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1887. (Pseudonym of John Joseph Dunne, b. 1837, wounded veteran of the Zulu War and later a prison warder.) A famous and classic treatise that went to some ten editions. This is a Very Good Plus to Near Fine copy of the Third Edition. Green and orange cloth binding with gilt lettering. Clean text; 174 pages, indexed, with an additional 32 pages of publisher's adverts in the rear. Has a fold-out map of Ireland. This is an ASSOCIATION COPY: both the dedication page and the rear panel bear the signatures of the Canadian geologist and explorer Henry Hind (1823-1908). There is a bit of rub and light fray to the corner, and a small stain on the front cover. Some minor foxing. No duswrapper; in an archival plastic protector. A nice copy of a delightful, and scarce, title. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Third Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.