Signed, in Dust Jacket

An American Angler in Australia.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1937.

Price: $2,500.00

About the item

First edition. Illustrated with 35 photographic illustrations, including frontispiece. 115 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Signed, in Dust Jacket. Green cloth. Minor shelf wear, some toning to endsheets, very good plus in dust jacket (minor chipping at edges). Signed by the author on the front flyleaf. Bruns B173 (not seen, “scarce”).

Item #246478

Zane Grey’s last fishing book, written after an eight-month stay fishing off the coast of Australia in 1936, aboard the Tin Hare, soon nicknamed the Tin Horn. Grey was based out of Bemagui near Montague Island, and near Bateman’s Bay, through May, and then moved to Hayman Island off the Great Barrier Reef.
Uncommon signed.