Item #302624 A Collection of the books of Frank Gray Griswold. Frank Gray Griswold.
A Collection of the books of Frank Gray Griswold

A Collection of the books of Frank Gray Griswold.

Various places: various dates, 1913-1936.

32 vols. 8vo. All laid into 10 green faded half morocco slipcases with gilt emblematic tooling and matching cloth chemises. Very handsome. Bookplates of Shirley and Gordon Douglas in most volumes Item #302624

Higginson writes, "Few men stand out in the history of American field sports more than Frank Gray Griswold." A comprehensive collection of Griswold's privately printed and regularly published works
1.The International Polo Cup
2. The Life History of the Salmon
3. Salmon Score of F. Gray Griswold for Ten Seasons. 1920-1929. Bruns G189
4. A Salmon River
5. Salmo Salar. 28pp, Signed by Griswold. Privately Printed, 1929. Bruns G188; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar 89
6. The Memoirs of a Salmon. Privately Printed, 1931. 44pp. Bruns G-186; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar 92
7. The Cascapedia Club. Compliments of F.Gray Griswold. Privately Printed, 1920. 27pp. Inscribed by Griswold on ffep. Bruns G-184; Heller 1:741, 2:188; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar144; cf. also Carmichael, The Grand Cascapedia River, pp. 59-114
8. Observations on a Salmon River
9-15. Sport on Land and Water, seven volumes, all published
16. The Kittens, in sheets and laid into a red cloth slipcase and chemise
17. The House Flags of the Merchants of New York
18. Some Fish and Some Fishing; Fish Facts and Fancies
19. Fra Filippo Lippi
20. Horses and Hounds, New York, Duttons, 1926. 275 pp
21.Old Madeiras
22. French Wines and Havana Cigars
23. The Gourmet
24. The Memoirs of Diana Grisdale M.F.H.
25. Plantation Days
26. Stolen Kisses
27. General Lewis Cass
28. Big and Little Fishes;
29. Race Horses and Racing
30. Clipper Ships and Yachts
31. After Thoughts
32.The Tarpon. 1922. Bruns G194 "probably the rarest' of the Griswold Works; Callahan, A Partial Tarpon Bibliography, p.x; Heller 2: 191. Bookplates of Shirley and Gordon Douglas & Alfred Barmore Maclay.

Price: $6,500.00 Free International Delivery