A Treatise on Fishing with a Hook,

A Treatise on Fishing with a Hook,
William Van Wyck,  New York 1933, 12mo , 54p. Green cloth cover  with gilt motive of fisherman. First edition rendered into modern English language of the original 1496 publication. Acknowledged and accredited as the first book written on fishing. " Dame Berners was to fishing as Chaucer was to English literature.”  Gingrich.   -Near Fine  
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ID No.1981.