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    William Houghton. British Fresh-Water Fishes. London: William Mackenzie, [1879]. First edition. Two folio volumes. 41 chromolithographs. Publisher's brick-red cloth with beveled edges, ornately stamped in gilt and black. Old tidemark on the upper front corner of one volume, some rubbing, corners bruised. Very good.

    More Information: William Houghton. British Fresh-Water Fishes Illustrated With a Coloured Figure of Each Species Drawn From Nature by A. F. Lydon, and Numerous Engravings. London: William Mackenzie, [1879]. First edition. Two folio volumes. With 41 chromolithographs of British sport fish. Publisher's brick-red cloth with beveled edges, ornately stamped in gilt and black, black endpapers, all edges gilt. Old tidemark on the upper front corner of one volume, some rubbing, corners bruised. Lithographs are very clean. A presentable copy of this well-known title.

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