"The charms of angling are anticipation and solitude": First edition of Frank Gray Griswold's Observations on a Salmon River; Inscribed by him

  • Observations on a Salmon River: Recollections of Frank Gray Griswold.
  • Observations on a Salmon River: Recollections of Frank Gray Griswold.
  • Observations on a Salmon River: Recollections of Frank Gray Griswold.

Observations on a Salmon River: Recollections of Frank Gray Griswold.

$175.00

Item Number: 88018

New York: Thomas Gibbons, 1922.

First edition of Griswold’s recollections of salmon fishing on the Grand Cascapedia River in the Recollections of Frank Gray Griswold series. Octavo, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine and front panel. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, ” Compliments of F. Gray Griswold 1923.” Frontispiece map of the Grand Cascapedia River, illustrated with photographs. In near fine condition. A very clean example.

American author and sportsman Frank Gray Griswold authored dozens of books with a particular focus on salmon fishing, many printed privately and distributed among his personal friends. In Observations on a Salmon River, Griswold recounts his experiences fishing the waters of the Grand Cascapedia and its many tributaries and pools.

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