A DISCOURSE UTTER'D IN PART AT AMMAUSKEG-FALLS IN THE FISHING-SEASON, 1739.
Barre, MA: Barre Publishers, 1971. First ed. thus Small quarto. With an introduction by Dr.C.K. Shipton and illustrated with wood engravings by Michael McCurdy, this edition of the first American book on fishing was first published in 1743. This edition of 1,000 copies (this one out of series and unnumbered) was printed by Joseph Blumental at the Spiral Press, and is signed by the illustrator, Michael McCurdy. Fine in patterned paper on boards, leater spine, very lightly rubbed slipcase. Hardcover (Item ID: 4919)