CLAXTON, W.J. The Boy's Book of Angling and Rambling. Robert Culley, London, 1910.
8vo. Original blue-green covers, titled in black to upper cover with an illustration laid on, title gilt to spine; pp. 228; a very good copy with a little minor spine fading and fore edge foxing.
First edition. Conceived by the author as a way to introduce indolent boys to the vice of angling, this handbook presents iself in a manner perceived to be accessible to youth, avoiding unnecessary technicalities or complicated equipment.