Great Fisheries of the World, The.
London, T Nelson and Sons, 1880. Decorative Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Decorative purple cloth binding, gilt illustration of cod fishing in Newfoundland on the front cover, the binding is rubbed and faded. The inner hinges are loosened a bit, bookplate removed from the front endpaper. Toning and some marking, generally tidy. Woodcut illustrations throughout. Pages; X, 510. Includes; Salmon fisheries, cod fisheries, Tuna, Herring, eel, shellfish, pearls, shark, turtle, whale, seal, coral. Undated, circa 1880. Good.
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Book number: 015615
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Keywords: Sea Fishing, Natural History, Fish, Shellfish