The Ristigouche and It's Salmon Fishing

By: Sage, Dean

Price: $1,305.00

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Book Condition: Fine


The Ristigouche and It's Salmon Fishing: with a Chapter on Angling Literature. [1888] Copy number 238 of the limited edition of 250. xxxv, (1), xvi, (2), [5]-304 pp This edition was issued in full morocco leather in three colors: brown, navy blue, and turquoise; with raised bands and gilt titles on spine, gilt pictorial decoration on cover, gilt decorative borders on outside and inside covers, TEG with marbleized end-papers. This copy is in navy blue. Enclosed in the optional custom fitted linen covered slipcase with curved eyebrow and tounge extensions at the head and heel of spine area, with internal felt strips on top and bottom of textblock area to keep the book straight and dust free. Printed on Rives mould made stock by The Meriden Gravure Co. The printing plates were destroyed after publication. It was edited by Col. Henry Siegel and Harry Marchalk, with an introduction by Arnold Gingrich, and a notice of Dean Sage by DeWitt Sage. This edition has a full-color frontispiece of Dean Sage's favorite flies by Charles DeFeo, with a hand colored Jock Scott pattern, all signed by DeFeo in pencil. Also included is a Full page color plate of a painting "Fishing in Camp Harmony" by Ogden Pleissner and also signed in pencil.

Title: The Ristigouche and It's Salmon Fishing

Author Name: Sage, Dean

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Goshen, CT, The Angler and Shooters Press: 1973

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket: As Issued

Type: Limited Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Authors

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 200100