PENN, Richard. Maxims and Hints for an Angler, and Miseries of Fishing...to which are added Maxims and Hints for a Chess Player. London, John Murray, 1883.
12mo. Original green cloth, gilt lettering to upper board and spine; pp. 59, 12 plates, text illustrations; mild foxing throughout, all but one plate retaining tissue guard, a little rubbed but a good copy overall.
First edition. Humorous short hints, questions and advice on fishing, followed by a similar treatment of chess. How and why the two subjects are related, or even why they should be combined in the same book in such a manner, is not explained.