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Adventures With Rod and Harpoon Along The Florida Keys by Wendell Endicott / 1925 1st Edition, Frederick A Stokes Company / 80 Illustrations

Adventures With Rod and Harpoon Along The Florida Keys by Wendell Endicott / 1925 1st Edition, Frederick A Stokes Company / 80 Illustrations

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  • Vintage item from the 1920s
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Adventures With Rod and Harpoon Along The Florida Keys by Wendell Endicott. This is a first edition published by Frederick A Stokes Company, New York in 1925. With 80 black and white photo illustrations taken by the author.

Wendell Endicott was an enthusiastic sports fisherman who wrote a number of books. Adventures With Rod and Harpoon is an important piece of Florida history and has contributed to the folklore of game fishing in the Keys.

This copy is over 90 years old and has understandably picked up a bit of wear. Overall the contents are good with tightly bound pages. There is the odd mark to the odd page but overall clean and good. The top of the pages are gilt edged. The other two sides have some mild tanning and a few marks. Packed full of 80 exciting black and white photos.

Two tone green cloth boards have gilt titles and a fish vignette. There is a fair amount of rubbing to the cloth on the front and rear and some light markings. The edges of the boards have rounded and rubbed.

The lighter green cloth on the spine has rubbed at the head, tail and down the sides where there is a small hole (shown in photos). The titles have darkened on the spine.

Extremely scarce, your first edition copy of Adventures With Rod and Harpoon will be carefully wrapped in tissue and ribbon.

H 22.5 cm x W 15.5 cm, 273 pages, 0.74 kg. I dispatch worldwide daily from the UK. (With the exception of a small number of countries).
Adventures With Rod and Harpoon Along The Florida Keys by Wendell Endicott. This is a first edition published by Frederick A Stokes Company, New York in 1925. With 80 black and white photo illustrations taken by the author.

Wendell Endicott was an enthusiastic sports fisherman who wrote a number of books. Adventures With Rod and Harpoon is an important piece of Florida history and has contributed to the folklore of game fishing in the Keys.

This copy is over 90 years old and has understandably picked up a bit of wear. Overall the contents are good with tightly bound pages. There is the odd mark to the odd page but overall clean and good. The top of the pages are gilt edged. The other two sides have some mild tanning and a few marks. Packed full of 80 exciting black and white photos.

Two tone green cloth boards have gilt titles and a fish vignette. There is a fair amount of rubbing to the cloth on the front and rear and some light markings. The edges of the boards have rounded and rubbed.

The lighter green cloth on the spine has rubbed at the head, tail and down the sides where there is a small hole (shown in photos). The titles have darkened on the spine.

Extremely scarce, your first edition copy of Adventures With Rod and Harpoon will be carefully wrapped in tissue and ribbon.

H 22.5 cm x W 15.5 cm, 273 pages, 0.74 kg. I dispatch worldwide daily from the UK. (With the exception of a small number of countries).

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If buying from outside the UK your item will arrive with the correct customs labels and documents. Please note that the price of the item in pounds sterling has to be included on the outside of the parcel on the customs forms.
Your parcel will arrive wrapped with care in tissue and ribbon at no extra charge.
I aim always to post within one business day and use Royal Mail within the UK and Standard Airmail Service abroad.
For International orders I aim to deliver in 10 working days but this may take longer due to delays such as Bank Holidays, customs or weather etc. Please be aware items very occasionally get held up at customs and there is nothing the buyer or seller can do to speed this up. Royal Mail Airmail is a very reliable service but please note their delivery window before an item is considered undelivered is 20 working days for Europe and 25 working days for the rest of the world. I will be unable to pursue a claim for lost mail until these dates have been reached. Tracking and insurance are provided for valuable items.
Economy / Surface mail quotations will always be provided upon request.
For delivery outside the UK customs forms and documents will be completed, however, you may be liable for import tax duty.
If buying from outside the UK your item will arrive with the correct customs labels and documents. Please note that the price of the item in pounds sterling has to be included on the outside of the parcel on the customs forms.
Your parcel will arrive wrapped with care in tissue and ribbon at no extra charge.

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