Fisherman's Eldorado

HORNE, Charles. Fisherman's Eldorado.

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HORNE, Charles. Fisherman's Eldorado. Cape Town: Howard Timmins, [1955].

8vo. Original pale-green cloth-backed white marbled boards, titled in green on spine and upper cover, original coloured pictorial dust-jacket; ix + pp. 218, with 16 photographic plates on 8 leaves, 6 maps on 4 leaves, denoting specific fishing grounds, wood-engraved illustrations in text throughout; light spotting to spine, and small repairs to top edge of dust-jacket, which also shows slight creasing, very good.
First edition. "Ranging from the Cape to the Zululand coast, with chapters on fishing in the waters of Portuguese East Africa, and Mauritius, this book will tell you where to go; what you can expect to catch at different times of the year, what bait to use …there are even a few recipes for cooking your fish, once it has been caught" (dust-jacket).