The Tale of a Wye Fisherman

By: Gilbert, H.A.

Price: £65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Revised edition (first published 1928). Turquoise cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Preivous owners name on front endpaper and half-title. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear, slightly more so around spine, and small chip missing to head of spine.Some light general soiling to rear of jacket. Not price-clipped. 224pp. 12 b/w illustrations (inc.frontispiece). The author tells the story of the river Wye from its earliest recorded times to the date of pulication. It is a story of strife, of clinflicts beween fishermen and between law and order, between commercial interests and ideals of conservation.

Title: The Tale of a Wye Fisherman

Author Name: Gilbert, H.A.

Categories: Natural History,

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006444

Keywords: river wye, angling, salmon fishing, fisherman,