FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, 8vo, pp. xii, 377, [3, ads] + 8 plates. Publisher’s green pictorial cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, black, yellow, blue, and red. Endpapers toned and offset onto facing pages. Ink inscription addressed ‘To “W.P.”‘, signed ‘W.E.H.’ and including a little poem about the call to fishing, ‘presentation copy’ embossed to title-page.