A Beautiful 1930s Sportsman's Map of American Saltwater Fish

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This 1936 pictorial map of saltwater fish of North America was originally sold as a collector's item; 1,000 were produced. The borders of the map incorporate 26 paintings of fish, along with individual maps designating their accustomed coastal ranges. Two anatomical drawings of fish flank the map's title. A list of...

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