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Lot 0129
Author: Quackenbos, John D
Title: Geological Ancestors of the Brook Trout and Recent Saibling Forms which it Evolved
Place Published: New York
Publisher:For the Anglers' Club of New York by Tobias A. Wright
Date Published: 1916

[12], [5]-50 pp. + plates. Illustrated with 10 color plates of various fish, plus a sepia frontispiece portrait from a photo of the author with his facsimile autograph; tissue-guards. 21x15 cm (8¼x6"), gilt-ruled green roan, lettered and ruled in gilt, photo plate inset on front cover. No. 227 of 300 hand-numbered copies printed by Tobias A. Wright. First Edition.

Nicely illustrated with color plates, including "Family Tree of Salmonids." Spine title reads "Ancestry" instead of "Ancestors." Bruns Q 1.


Spine faded a touch, a bit of wear to ends and corners; near fine, contents partially unopened.

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Ancestors of the Brook Trout, 1/300 copies

Estimate $250 - $350Oct 19, 2017
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