Author:Kilbourne, Samuel A. and George Brown Goode

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Game Fishes of the United States

By: Kilbourne, Samuel A. and George Brown Goode

Price: $850.00

Publisher: New York, Winchester Press: 1972

Seller ID: 17746

ISBN: 0876910851

Condition: Very good


Folio (31.5 x 47.5 cm), pp. 46. Limited edition (#755/1,000). Marbled blue paper over black leather quarter binding, gilt titling and fish motif on upper board. Twenty color plates by Kilbourne in sleeve, accompanied by ichthyologist Goode's monograph on fish habits and distribution, which includes black and white illustrations and a "Provisional Map Showing a Geographical Distribution of Game Fishes of Eastern North America" drawn from Goode's sketches and dated 1881. (Bruns, G94) First plate (Atlantic Salmon) has light foxing and wear along top edge, other plates are immaculate. Boa... View more info