The Western Angler

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick L.

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 356. First trade edition after the two-volume limited Derrydale edition of 1939. Tan cloth boards with black spine text and fish illustrations on spine and front board. Green pictorial jacket. Illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and two color plate by T. (Tommy) Brayshaw. Minor bumping to edges and jacket is heavily chipped with top of spine and front corner missing. "A native of British Columbia, Mr. Haig-Brown was an outspolen conservationist who wrote extensively about many aspects of the subject. His notoriety as an author however, is mostly due to his angling books. His fly-fishing books are all important works, especially The Western Angler." (Biscotti, Bibliography of American Sporting Books, p. 178.) (Bruns, H20 and Thacher, p. 226) Dust jacket present.

Title: The Western Angler

Author Name: Haig-Brown, Roderick L.

Categories: Hunting & Fishing,

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1947

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 26910