River Angling for Salmon and Trout. With a Memoir of the Author: Followed with A Treatise on the Salmon, and A List of the Tweed Salmon Casts.

Kelso and Edinburgh. J. & J.H. Rutherfurd and William Blackwood & Sons. 1860. Hardcover. 16mo. 15.5cm, 2nd edition, revised, xliv,206,[xiv]p., catalogue of ads., steel engraved frontis portrait including facsimile signature (the Author), with half title, in the original elaborately blind decorated dark blue cloth, blind stamped borders and decorations, pictorial gilt decorated spine & upper cover titles, some slight wear on the top and bottom spine edges else a very to fine copy Westwood & Satchell p244. John Younger (1785-1860), was a Scottish shoemaker and poet, at Kelso, who enjoyed a great local reputation as an angler and fly-dresser, and was a man of original ideas and marker capacity. Item #30966

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