Item #110760 The Quest of the Trout. Robert Leslie BLACKWOOD.
The Quest of the Trout
The Quest of the Trout
The Quest of the Trout

The Quest of the Trout

Melbourne, Robertson & Mullens Ltd, 1926.

Quarto, [x], 106 pages with 7 illustrations plus 5 tipped-in plates (from photographs).

Overlapping pictorial wrappers (with a small plate mounted on the front cover) mounted as issued on flush-cut plain card covers; edges of the wrappers a little chipped, with a short crack across the spine; contemporary gift inscription on the front flyleaf; an excellent copy.

A posthumous publication: the author 'died on the seventeenth of September, 1926, before this book had gone through the press; but it is written exactly as he left it, save that Part IV ['Where to Fish'] has been added by Mr. Frank Cudmore, a close friend and fellow angler'.

Item #110760

Price (AUD): $450.00

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