Wild Sports in Ireland (1897)
Book ID: 66169
Wild Sports in Ireland. London: L. Upcott, 1897. First Edition. Pp xii, 234; with pages of advertisements to front & rear. Publisher’s tan cloth boards, lettered in gilt & with bird motifs. Light wear to covers, otherwise a very good copy.
Illustrated with text drawings & photographic plates.
Tales of fishing and shooting in the West of Ireland at the end of the nineteenth century, with many passages on pike fishing, together with mentions of salmon and trout, slob trout, gillaroo and char.
“John Bickerdyke” was the pen-name of Charles Henry Cook.
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