463 East Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335
Pook & Pook Inc. auction house was founded by Ronald and Debra Pook in 1984 out of the Pook’s thriving antique business, which they began a decade earlier. Located in Chester County, Pennsylvania, Pook & Pook, Inc.’s offices are approximately thirty-five minutes west of Philadelphia, in an old stone...Read more
Aug 17, 2022
Group of sporting books, to include The Complete Angler; or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish, and Fishing, by Isaac Walton and Charles Cotton, 1808; The American Sportsman: Containing Hints to Sportsmen, Notes on Shooting, and the Habits of the Game Birds, and Wild Fowl of America, by Elisha Lewis, 1855; Trout and Salmon Fishing in Ireland, by F. W. Pickard, 1938; The Ducks, Geese and Swans of North America, by Francis Kortright, 1942, numbered and signed by the author and illustrator; and The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes: Shooting, by Lord Walsingham and Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, 1886. Provenance: From the Collection of Dr. Fin Sparre, Wilmington, DE.Competitive in-house shipping is available for this lot.
In-house shipping ("Competitive in-house shipping available," in the lot description.) We prefer not to split ship lots on one invoice between multiple shippers. In addition, we do not ship orders of more than 5 multiple item lots or 10 single item lots. Please contact Hannah Barchuk via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to give consent for Pook & Pook to ship your items. For shipment of orders not eligible for in-house shipping, the following companies have offered their services: For shipment of small to medium items, please contact one of the following 1. The Packaging Store email@example.com (215) 361-6940, fax: (215) 361-6941 2. Mail N More Plus firstname.lastname@example.org 3. Philadelphia Mailroom email@example.com (215) 745-1100 For shipment of large items (furniture, sculptures, etc.), the following companies have offered their services: 1. Craters and Freighters in Perkiomenville, PA www.cratersandfreighters.com firstname.lastname@example.org (610) 397-0488 2. Mt. Everest Moving Company in Ephrata, PA everestmoving.com email@example.com (717) 314-7647 All items must be picked up, or shipping arrangements made, within two weeks of the day of sale. NOTE: Items left here more than two weeks will incur storage fees at a rate of $5.00 per lot per day (this rate applies to all items regardless of size or value).