Item #267548 The Cascapedia Club. F. Gray Griswold.
The Cascapedia Club

The Cascapedia Club.

[Norwood, Mass.]: Privately Printed [by the Plimpton Press], 1920.

First Edition. Illustrated with 6 halftone plates and a map. 27 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt, fine, ffep clipped. Very scarce. Bookplate of Samuel W. Lambert Bruns G-184; Heller 1:741, 2:188; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar 144; cf. also Carmichael, The Grand Cascapedia River, pp. 59-114. Item #267548

Private sporting club on the Grand Cascapedia, initially limited to eight members, later reduced to seven. Griswold became a member in 1920.
With distinguished provenance: Dr. Samuel W. Lambert (1859-1942) was a noted New York physician, bibliophile and angling collector, and a member of the Anglers’ Club of New York. His collection included the 1675 chalk portrait of Walton by Edmund Ashfield. He was also author of When Mr. Pickwick Went Fishing (1924).

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