Antique 1908 Illustrated Hardcover Fishing Book. "American Food and Game Fishes. A popular account of all the species found in America North of the Equator by David Starr Jordan & Barton Evermann. HARDCOVER. 1908 Doubleday, Page & Company Early but not 1st Edition, 1st printing; w/ Date: "1908" on Title page & "Copyright 1902" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in the listing scan(s). Nice Collectible hardcover copy. "A popular account of all the species found in America north of Panama, with keys for ready identification, life histories and methods of capture. It was the aim of the authors to provide a volume which will prove useful to anglers; to comerical fishermen and dealers if fish; to teachers or anyone who wishes to inform themselves regarding the vast array of food and game fish that are available. Nicely illustrated with photos and some color chromolithgraphic plates." Profusely Illustrated with photos & some color Chromolithgraphs. Pages 501-2 have discolored edges/chipping/wrinkles from mis-manufacture during production of book, o/w internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; green cloth gilt decorated binding with moderate handling wear to edges, front cover, and especially to head/foot of spine, but all lettering on spine & cover readable. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. No DJ present. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE. PLEASE NOTE: Shipping will be billed to winning bidder by Last Chance Auctions in their billing for item(s). Media Mail postage is shown for shipping in the United States. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are avaible at added expense at the bidders request. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
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