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Description

Title:
A Treasury of Reels: The Fishing Reel Collection of the American Museum of Fly Fishing
ISBN: 0962511110
Book #: 009245

Author: Brown, Jim
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: The American Museum of Fly Fishing
Place: Manchester, Vermont
Year: 1990
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: Signed by Author and Illustrator

Description / Comments:
Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. A deluxe limited edition of 100 copies individually numbered and signed by the author, this being copy number 60, handsewn and quarter bound in brown Nigerian goatskin with boards of Dutch linen cloth and leather along the fore edge of each board; leather head bands appear at the top and bottom of the spine which is stamped in 22 carat gold. The book is housed in a quarter leather clamshell box with a title and museum logo stamped on the spine. Frontispiece of this edition is a four-color print of an oil painting by John Swan entitled "New Moon". The print was commissioned especially for this edition and limited to 100 copies and is signed and numbered by the artist to correspond with the book in which it appears. Black-and-white photographs are by Bob O’Shaughnessy, 199 pages, Index, Bibliography. This is a heavy book which may require extra postage. Illustrator: Swan, John and O’Shaughnessy, Bob. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 8 lbs 8 oz. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Signed by Author and Illustrator. ISBN: 0962511110. ISBN/EAN: 9780962511110. Inventory No: 009245.