First edition, No. 141, numbered on front panel of jacket and on flyleaf. [x], 181 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original brown cloth. Fine in orange unclipped dust jacket (nick at head of spine panel). Bruns M8; Heller 2:909. Item #319526
The author's first book introducing his most famous character in 12 fishing stories set on the Upper Kennebec, Somerset County, Maine, two first published here, the other 10 published earlier in FIELD & STREAM magazine.
Inscribed “To H. P. Sheldon, writer of delightful tales of days a-field Arthur R. Macdougall, Jr.”.