By Patrick R. Chalmers
London   Country Life Limited
11.5" by 8.5" [4pp] 91pp
A first edition copy of 'A Fisherman's Angles' by Patrick R. Chalmers, copiously illustrated throughout by Norman Wilkinson.
By Patrick R. Chalmers

1931 A Fisherman's Angles

London   Country Life Limited
11.5" by 8.5" [4pp] 91pp
A first edition copy of 'A Fisherman's Angles' by Patrick R. Chalmers, copiously illustrated throughout by Norman Wilkinson.
£68.00
: 1kgs / : 632M21

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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

Patrick Reginald Chalmers was a renowned Irish writer, who wrote in a number of different areas, including field sports, deerstalking and horse racing. He also was a regular contributor to 'Punch' magazine and 'The Field', and wrote much poetry, on such topics as war, Irish life, hunting, and fishing. With scarce original unclipped dustwrapper. Collated, complete with twenty four black and white plates, 'illustrated from Drypoints' by Norman Wilkinson. Wilkinson was a renowned British artist, best known for working in oils, watercolors and drypoint.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, excellent with slight bumping to head and tail of spine. Small mark to lower extremity of front board. Slight offsetting to endpaper. Dustwrapper worn and slightly age toned, bumped and chipped to extremities. Small closed tears and slight loss to upper and lower extremity of wrap. Loss of wrap to head and tail of spine, and upper fore edge of front wrap. Internally firmly bound. Pages very bright and clean throughout, with the odd spot to the first few pages and fore edge of the occasional page (only visible to text block).

Near Fine

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