[Embracing All the Details of Artifical Breeding and Rearing of Trout; the Culture of Salmon, Shad and Other Fishes]. Norris, Thaddeus. Porter & Coates, Philadelphia; 1874. 1st edition. Illustrated with b/w line drawings. Red publisher’s cloth. 304 pp. 12mo. Very good-.
A scarce study of fish hatcheries, breeding and culture, with several wonderful plates and line illustrations. Original brown cloth with gilt spine detailing and blind-stamped devices. Light occasional wear to the exterior, with a previous owner’s rubber stamp on the flyleaf. Very fine and crisp interior.