Item #313922 The Tarpon. A Description of the Fish Together with Some Hints on Its Capture by Rod and Reel. Louis L. Babcock.
The Tarpon. A Description of the Fish Together with Some Hints on Its Capture by Rod and Reel
The Tarpon. A Description of the Fish Together with Some Hints on Its Capture by Rod and Reel
The Tarpon. A Description of the Fish Together with Some Hints on Its Capture by Rod and Reel

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The Tarpon. A Description of the Fish Together with Some Hints on Its Capture by Rod and Reel.

[Buffalo, N.Y: Privately printed for the author], 1930.

Third edition. No. 191 of 250 copies, initialed by the author. 135, [7] pp. Printed by J.W. Clement, Buffalo, NY. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed. Green wrappers, with onlaid illustration of leaping Tarpon. Some foxing. Inscribed by the author to M.H. Coggeshall, with his ink stamp. Very good (Short split to upper cover fold) Bruns B5; Callahan iii. Item #313922

Review of the tarpon in literature, pointers on angling for tarpon, and "A Partial Bibliography of the Tarpon" at pp. 147-150 Privately printed, first in 1921 and re-issued in five editions through 1951. All editions are uncommon

Inscribed on the flyleaf.

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