New York: [Jas. L. Black], 1875.
First American edition. 118 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed to Artist J. Wells Champney. Rust colored cloth, upper cover lettered in gilt. Fine copy, with the bookplate of Dwight Blaney on the front pastedown Bruns B-137 & V27450. Item #237001
INSCRIBED by the editor Van Siclen to the artist J. Wells Champney:
"My dear 'Champ'
"The American Editor hereof
This is actually only the third separate edition of "Fysshynge with an Angle" (which first appeared in The BOOK OF ST. ALBANS in 1496), preceded only by the Wynken de Worde edition of 1496 and the Pickering edition of 1827. This edition is dedicated to the Willewemoc Club It includes a preface by van Siclen, the preface of the Pickering edition, and a glossary.
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