Item #254847 Prose Halieutics or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle. Rev. C. David Badham.
Prose Halieutics or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle
Prose Halieutics or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle

Prose Halieutics or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle.

London: John W. Parker and Son, West End, 1854.

552 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Contemporary brown polished calf, gilt spine, edges marbled. Presentation to William Otto N. Shaw on leaving Eton Xmas 1864. Very Good Westwood & Satchell p.20. Item #254847

The writer’s purpose is “to treat of fish ichthyophagously, not ichthyologically, and to give, not fish-science, but fish-tattle.” (Prefatory notice).

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