The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with Coloured Representations of the Natural and

RONALDS, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect…

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RONALDS, Alfred The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect… Longman [etc.]. 1883.

8vo. Original cloth, blocked in gilt and blind; pp. xvi + 132 + 24 [publisher's catalogue], 20 hand-coloured engraved plates, mostly of flies; previous owner's signature to title page, occasional spots, very good.
Ninth edition. A classic angling book which ran to may editions, it "…displays a rare combination of entomological and piscatorial science. The drawings of the natural fly in juxtaposition with the artificial, are of great value and nicety'" (Westwood & Satchell, p.178).

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