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Author: BABCOCK Louis L.

The Tarpon A Description Of The Fish Together With Some Hints On Its Capture By Rod and Reel

1930.  3rd Edn,.  the author.  135 pages, text illus, inscription on front blank " with the best wishes of Louis L Badcock Boca Grande Flo June 6/35", also neat ownership inscription "John P Gaines Searglow 28/4/44", also tipped in newspaper obituary for Babcock, tipped onto FEP a second newspaper obituary of Babcock and a cutting relating to Babcock. Big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to inner cover. Reece held the world record for a 6 gilled shark in the late 1980's, green card covers with photo insert of leaping tarpon to upper cover, light rubbing to edges. No 194 of 250 copies for private distribution. [16690]
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Author: BADHAM Rev C.David

Prose Halieutics Or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle

1854.  1st Edn,.  John W Parker and Son.  XII 552 pages, original blind stamped cloth, head and tail of spine showing wear, corners rubbed, chapter on ancient and modern fishing tackle, ancient and modern fish and medicine, cookery, etc. [15578]
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Author: BADHAM Rev C.David

Prose Halieutics Or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle

1854.  1st Edn,.  John W Parker and Son.  XII 552 pages, bookplate to front paste down, apart from bumping to lower corners, a vg+ copy, the cloth clean and fresh. Chapters on coarse, game and sea fishing, fishing tackle etc. [17157]
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Author: BADHAM Rev C.David

Prose Halieutics Or Ancient and Modern Fish Tattle

1854.  1st Edn,.  XII 552 pages, inner hinge papers cracked but holding, original blind stamped cloth slight dark mark to rear boards, chapter on ancient and modern fishing tackle, ancient and modern fish and medicine, cookery, etc. [1320]
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Author: BAGNALL George

Piscatorial Rambles Or The Fisherman's Pocket Companion

1865.  1st Edn,.  VIII 100 pages, publishers violet blind stamped cloth, pictorial title and vignette to upper board, light dust soiling to cloth, much on coarse fish, vg. [349]
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Author: BAILEY John

Fish Of The Summer Stillwaters

1991.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Swindon.  144 pages, illus, fine in dj. [10918]
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Author: BAILEY John

In Visible Waters

1984.  1st Edn,.  Marlborough.  133 pages, lge 8vo, illus some in colour by Chris Turnbull, vg+ in dj, includes barbel, carp, chub, roach, perch etc. [13454]
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Author: BAILEY John

In Visible Waters

1984.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  133 pages, lge 8vo, illus some in colour by Chris Turnbull, vg+ in dj, includes barbel, carp, chub, roach, perch etc. [15634]
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Author: BAILEY John

Roach, The Gentle Giants

1987.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Marlborough.  160 pages, Illus. Fine in price clipped dj. [15036]
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Author: BAILEY John

Roach, The Gentle Giants

1987.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press Ltd.  Ramsbury.  160 pages, Illus by Chris Turnball, vg in dj. [18373]
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Author: BAILEY John

Roach, The Gentle Giants

1987.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Marlborough.  160 pages, Illus. Fine in price clipped dj. [14106]
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Author: BAILEY John

Roach, The Gentle Giants

1987.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press Ltd.  Ramsbury.  160 pages, Illus by Chris Turnball, vg in dj. [2918]
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Author: BAILEY John

Roach, The Gentle Giants

1987.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  160 pages, Illus. Fine in price clipped dj. [10765]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Bream Tales And Tactics

1988.  1st Edn,.  Crowland Press, Marlborough.  144 pages, colour and black and white illus, fine in price clipped dj. [4275]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Bream Tales And Tactics

1988.  1st Edn,.  Ramsbury.  144 pages, illus, vg in dj. [8534]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Bream Tales And Tactics

1988.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Ramsbury.  144 pages, illus, vg in dj. [15039]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Chub And Dace

1990.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus, fine in dj. A comprehensive guide for the chub and dace angler. [16082]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Chub And Dace

1990.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus, fine in dj [6866]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Chub And Dace

1990.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus, fine in dj. A comprehensive guide for the chub and dace angler. [15050]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Perch Contemporary Days And Ways

1989.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus in colour and black and white, fine in dj [14]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Perch Contemporary Days And Ways

1989.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus in colour and black and white, fine in dj [15038]
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Author: BAILEY John, MILLER Roger

Perch Contempory Days And Ways

1989.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Marlborough.  160 pages, illus in colour and black and white, fine in dj [15552]
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Author: BAILEY John, PAGE Martyn

Carp, The Quest For The Queen

1986.  1st Edn,.  The Crowood Press, Marlborough.  207 pages, 4to, colour and black and white illus from photographs, signed on 1/2 title by Martyn Page and John Bailey, a fine copy in price clipped dj. [15982]
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Author: BAILEY John, PAGE Martyn

Carp, The Quest For The Queen

1986.  1st Edn,.  The Crowland Press, Marlborough.  207 pages, 4to, colour and black and white illus from photographs, inscription on 1/2 title to Gary very best wishes Martyn, possibly Martyn Page?, vg+ in dj. [15647]
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Author: BAILEY John, PAGE Martyn

Carp, The Quest For The Queen

1986.  1st Edn,.  The Crowland Press, Marlborough.  207 pages, 4to, colour and black and white illus from photographs, vg+ in dj. [18374]
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Author: BAILEY John, PAGE Martyn

Carp, The Quest For The Queen

1986.  1st Edn,.  The Crowood Press, Marlborough.  207 pages, 4to, colour and black and white illus from photographs, vg+ in dj. [5985]
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Author: BAILEY John, PAGE Martyn

Pike The Predator Becomes The Prey

1985.  1st Edn,.  The Crowood Press.  Ramsbury.  181 pages, 4to, illus, vg in dj. [9560]
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Author: BAILEY William

The Angler's Instructor A Treatise On The Best Modes Of Angling In English Rivers, Lakes And Ponds And On The Habits Of The Fish

1857.  1st Edn,.  V 111 pages, publishers blind stamped cloth, gilt title and fishing vignette to upper boards, gilt fly to rear board, a vg+ copy of the 1st edition etc. Westwood 20 "an excellent practical treatise by the best Nottingham angler of his day" [13937]
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Author: BAILEY William

The Angler's Instructor A Treatise On The Best Modes Of Angling In English Rivers, Lakes And Ponds And On The Habits Of The Fish

nd 1878.  3rd revised Edn,.  Longmans and Co.  VII 187 pages, advert leaf, ownership inscription to top margin of title page W Pearson 9 April 1879, vg in original decorated brown cloth gilt title to upper boards. Bailey a tackle maker from Nottingham and did much of his fishing in the area. In this edition the contents of the original has been revised and brought up to date with a great deal of new information, a short sketch of the author's fishing career much on coarse fish, includes a new chapter on the noted fishing spots on the Trent [15463]
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Author: BAINBRIDGE G.C.

The Fly Fishers Guide

1816.  1st Edn,.  Liverpool.  VIII 150 pages, hand coloured frontis of trout, small hole .5cm, to outer margin, 7 other coloured plates representing upward of 40 of the most useful flies, plates of stages of fly tying, some spotting to contents, last 15 pages slight worm damage to outer margin, bound in recent old style 1/2 calf. VG [7293]
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Author: BAINBRIDGE G.C.

The Fly Fishers Guide

1834.  3rd Edn,.  VIII 162 pages, hand coloured frontis of trout, light offsetting to title page, 8 other hand coloured plates representing upward of 40 of the most useful flies, the plates show the stages of fly tying, inner hinge papers neatly strengthened, original silk covers, light surface rubbing, original printed paper label to spine, chipped on corners. [12025]
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Author: BAINBRIDGE Geo C.

The Fly Fishers Guide Illustrated By Coloured Plates, Representing Upwards Of Forty Of The Most Useful Flies Accurately Copied From Nature

1828.  second edition with additions.  Longmans, Rees, Orme, Brown Green.  Liverpool.  V 162 pages uncut, hand coloured frontis of a trout, plate of hooks dressing, 6 plates of flies and plate of baiting the minnow. all coloured. Some spotting to blank end papers, contents and plates clean. Ownership plates of Thos Wolryche Stansfield, Westwood Grove and William H Stansfeld. bound in mid 19th century 1/2 velum paper covered boards by Charles Goodall, Leeds with printed title label to spine, vellum foxed with recent cloth lined dj with gilt title and fly motifs to the spine. An important work and an early title to use hand coloured plates of flies. "One of the best textbook of the fly fisher" Westwood Satchell 21 [13503]
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Author: BAIRD Donald Downs

By Bramble, Burn and Brae

2001.  1st Edn,.  Creel Press.  Elstead, Surrey.  VI 131 pages, large 8vo., illus by the author, tan cloth, leather title label, fine in slipcase, limited to 150 numbered copies. A collection of angling stories and verse. [17956]
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Author: BALDEMEC

A Week On The Jupiter River Anticosti Island

1934.  privately printed.  45 pages, mounted photo of "one days catch on the Jupiter River", black paper covered boards, printed label to upper board. Some chipping and loss to top 8cm (3 inches) of spine, limited to 100 copies this being number 35. Baldemec is a composite pseudonym made up of the initials of members of the party B,A,L,D, Eric M, and Eddy C. The B was Sir V Besborough former Governor General of Canada. This copy presented by B to Major Max Bollam also includes a letter on headed paper "Goverment House, Ottawa" to Bollam from B presenting the copy and noting the party consists of Lomany Lascelles (?), Eric Mackenzie esce (?), Eddie Coloville and myself, some of the names are difficult to read. It is a salmon fishing book of charm and rarity. the book varys wildly in style and content from straight facts and figures to lyrical and poetic expectations, reference Charles Wood bibliotheca Salmo Salar No 61 [20952]
Price: £1100.00 Add to basket

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Author: BALFOUR KINNEAR G.P.R.

Spinning Salmon, a Practical Book Of Instructions Dealing With All Methods Of Spinning For Salmon

1938.  1st Edn,.  XIII 194 pages, full page and text illus, mark on front and rear EP's from the original dj, the dj was covered in an aluminum finish o/w in the original pink cloth. [3526]
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Author: BALL Chris

The King Carp Waters

1993.  1st Edn,.  Crowood.  Marlborough.  160 pages, 4to., illus with b/w and colour plates + drawings, fine in dj. [16102]
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Author: BALL Chris, CLIFFORD Kevin, PAISLEY Tim

A Century Of Carp Fishing

2000.  1st Edn,.  Carptalk Enterprises.  Newport.  336 pages, 4to., illus, fine in dj. [19354]
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Author: BANDINI Ralph

Veiled Horizons, Stories Of Big Game Fish Of The Sea

1939.  1st Edn,.  Derrydale Press.  New York.  222 pages, 4to., b/w plate from photographs + map, limited to 950 copies, presentation inscription on 1/2 title blank to Paul D Zinke signed by Bandini. Big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, Reece held a world record in the late 1980's for a 6 gilled shark, original light green cloth, gilt marlin vignette to upper boards with gilt ruled borders. [16877]
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Author: BANDINI Ralph

Veiled Horizons, Stories Of Big Game Fish Of The Sea

2001.  reprint Edn,.  Derrydale Press.  Lanham Maryland.  222 pages, AEG, 4to., illus from photographs, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, blue bonded leather binding with title and angling scene to upper board, limited to 500 numbered copies. [16755]
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Author: BARKER Thomas, WHITNEY Jonn

the Art Of Angling, Barkers Delight Or the Art Of Angling, The Gentle Recreation Or The Pleasure Of Angling, A Poem With A Dialogue

1820.  1st thus Edn,.  J H Burn.  (4) 22 + iv + 40 + (14) 78 pages, 3 volumes bound in 1, 12mo facsimile reprint of the 1651, 1657 + 1700 editions each volume limited to 100 copies, original boards, recent spine in the style of the original, old bookseller printed catalogue description pasted to front paste down, loose letter present relating to the slip and the book from the bookseller, also 4 page catalogue of fishing books for sale, the bookseller was Fred W Cooke Newton, North Wales, ownership inscription for Vivian Henry 1916, John Norton 1941, WS 22. 240. [16183]
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Author: BARNARD Rev M.R.

Sport In Norway And Where To Find It Together With A Short Account Of The Vegetable Productions Of The Country To Which Is Added A List Of The Alpine Flora Of Dovre Fjeld And Of The Norwegian Ferns

1864.  1st Edn,.  Chapman Hall.  XVI 334 pages, engraved frontis + 1 other full page plate, text illus, some foxing to first few pages, recased in the original cloth unevenly faded, spine marked. The author notes the resources which Norway offers the angler and sportsman. He describes each province in turn and where possible the routes to various rivers, he gives an alphabetical index of rivers. Chapters on wild reindeer, feathered game, bear and lynk, hunting etc. [16453]
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Author: BARNES Tag

The Exploring Angler

1964.  1st Edn,.  E.M.Art and Publising Ltd.  Peterborough.  117 pages, illus in b/w from photographs, vg+ in dj. the author experiences of angling , the smaller streams and ponds and what he has caught in the most unlikely places. [20694]
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Author: BARTON E.A.

An Album Of The Chalk Streams

1946.  1st Edn,.  103 pages, 4to, illus, vg in dj, some soiling to dj. [6856]
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Author: BARTON E.A.

Pictures Of the Chalk Stream

1978.  1st Edn,.  Rugby.  95 pages, lge 8vo, illus with photographs by the author, limited to 750 copies, vg in cloth slipcase, vg. [8745]
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Author: BARTON E.A.

Pictures Of the Chalk Stream

1978.  1st Edn,.  Rugby.  95 pages, lge 8vo, illus with photographs by the author, limited to 750 copies, vg in cloth slipcase, vg. [9703]
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Author: BATES J.D.

The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly

1990.  1st English Edn,.  Swan Hill Press.  Shrewsbury.  230 pages, 4to, illus including colour plates, fine in dj. The history and the development of the salmon flies. [9779]
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Author: BATES J.D.

The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly

1990.  1st English Edn,.  Swan Hill Press.  Shrewsbury.  230 pages, 4to, numerous colour illus, drawings and frontis by Henry McDaniel, fine in dj. The history and the development of the salmon fly. [16415]
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Author: BATES J.D.

The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly

1990.  1st English Edn,.  Swan Hill.  230 pages, 4to, illus, vg+ in dj. [1330]
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Author: BATES Joseph D.

Atlantic Salmon Flies And Fishing

1970.  Stackpole Books.  Harrisburg, USA.  XIX 362 pages, TEG, 8 colour plates of flies + numerous black and white full page and text illus. Limited to 600 signed and numbered copies in publishers 1/4 grey cloth, blue paper cover boards, gilt angler vignette to spine in slipcase, tipped onto FEP hand written letter on headed paper presenting the book to Arthur Oglesby thanking him for his help in preparation of the book signed by Bates and dated January 12 1971, also 3 lines underlined in the introduction with reference to the help Bates received, single circular blind stamp to margin of title page "Library of Arthur Oglesby". An excellent association copy of the great salmon angler. [15708]
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Author: BATES Joseph D.

Streamer Fly Tying And Fishing

1966.  1st Edn,.  XV 368 pages, illus, ownership stamp on front and rear E/P, vg in dj.119 patterns in colour choosing and using 300 streamers and bucktails [7700]
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Author: BATES Vernon L.

Tackle Making For Anglers

1962.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins Ltd.  221 pages, frontis illus of teh author + numerous text drawings, vg in dj with photo insert to upper flap. Hampton revised 36 [18823]
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Author: BATHURST Rev Charles

Notes On Nets or The Quincunx Practically Considered To Which Are Added Miscellaneous Memoranda

1837.  1st Edn,.  XIV 183 pages, 7 pages of plates, folding table showing distances on the principle towns and bridges of the river Thames and river Isis, contemporary full calf binding, gilt decorated spine, front boards inner margin showing worm damage? with partial loss, o/w a tight clean copy. Gives details of tools, types of nets, how to make and repair. [9761]
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Author: BB

The Fisherman's Bedside Book

1955.  2nd Edn,.  Eyre Spottiswoode.  XXIII 575 pages, Illus, This edition has 3 extra chapters to the 1st edn. including Richard Walker's Record Carp, vg in dj, dj browned and piece missing from front flap lower edge. [16379]
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Author: BEAMISH Col D.W.

Trout and Other Fish In New Zealand

1953.  1st Edn,.  George Allen & Unwin Ltd.  210 pages, illus, vg in chipped dj. [8741]
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Author: BEEVER John Arundo

Practical Fly Fishing Founded On Nature

1893.  new Edn,.  Methuen and Co.  XXII 54 pages, 20pp adverts, title printed in red and black, publishers cloth with circular angler vignette and title to upper board, vg. This edition contains a memoir of the author by W.E.Collingwood, also additional notes and a chapter of Char by A.R.Severn. [17090]
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Author: BEEVER John Arundo

Practical Fly Fishing Founded On Nature

1893.  new Edn,.  Methuen.  xxii 54 pages, 24pp adverts, large paper, limited to 56 copies on Dutch handmade paper this being copy No.4. Original decorated cloth, slight puling to head of spine. This edition contains a memoir of the author by W.E.Collingwood, also additional notes and a chapter of Char by A.R.Severn. [14003]
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Author: BELL H.

Fly Fishing For Chub And Dace

circa 1920.  reprint Edn,.  Simpkin Marshall Hamilton Kent and Co Ltd.  74 pages, 4pp angling adverts, 12mo, 4 full page plates and text illus, tan cloth, title printed in black to upper cover, vg. [16927]
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Author: BELTON

The Angler In Ireland Or An Englishman's Rambles Through Connaught and Munster During The Summer of 1833

1834.  1st Edn,.  2 Vols, XII 315 V 312 pages, adverts bound before title Vol I, 2 frontis illus and folding map, some soiling and browning to frontis, 2pp browned from offsetting of newspaper cutting; later Circa 1930's 1/2 calf binding an Irish Fishing Classic much sought after. [10636]
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Author: BENNION B.

The Angler In South Africa

1923.  1st Edn,.  Hortors Limited.  Johannesburg.  190 pages, b/w illus from photographs, folding appendix, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front EP, grey cloth backed boards printed in black, bottom front corner chipped. [17025]
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Author: BENTLEY Cumberland H.

The Legend Of The Black Loch

nd.  oblong 4to., a series of tinted illus by Wycliffe Taylor with accompanying verse, original pictorial paper covered boards rubbed and showing wear to corners. [10012]
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Author: BENTLEY H.Cumberland

the Legend Of The Black Loch

n/d circa 1880.  1st Edn,.  oblong 4to, a series of tinted illus by Wycliffe Taylor with accompanying verse, mark on FEP, original paper covers, pictorial boards rubbed, corners and edges showing wear, g+ [7265]
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Author: BERGMAN Ray

Fresh Water Bass

1942.  1st ordinary Edn,.  New York.  436 pages, illus, by Fred Hildebrandt, vg. [949]
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Author: BERGMAN Ray

Just Fishing

1933.  2nd printing Edn,.  418 pages, illus in colour and line by Fred Everett, fly plates painted by Dr Edgar Burke, vg in worn dj. [3871]
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Author: BERGMAN.RAY

Trout

nd circa 1955.  1st UK Edn,.  295 pages, 4to, illus, vg. [9192]
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Author: BERNERS Dame Julian

The Treatyse Of Fysshynge With An Angle

1827.  William Pickering.  XIII 42 pages, frontis + 4 full page plates in a recently bound half old style calf, a vg copy. [15802]
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Author: BERNERS Dame Juliana

The Treatyse Of Fysshynge With An Angle From the Boke Of St Albans, An American Edition

1875.  3rd Edn,.  New York.  118 pages, front hinge paper cracked, publishers brown pebbled cloth, gilt title to upper board, wear to head and tail of spine, front board horizontal fold mark. This is the 3rd edition of the treatise, the 2nd being the 1827 Pickering edition contains the Pickering preface and new preface by Van Siclen. the book is dedicated to the Willewemoc Club. [15724]
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Author: BERNERS Dame Juliana

The Treatyse Of Fysshynge Wyth An Angle

nd 1880.  rep from the 1496 book of St Albans Edn,.  Elliot Stock.  XIV [1] [24] pages, 4to, AEG, pages uncut, browning to end paper bookplate to front paste down bound in full old style patterned vellum, some dust soiling, single 12cm scratch mark to rear board. A facsimile reproduction of the first book on the subject of fishing, printed in England by Wynkyn De Worde, at Westminster in 1496, introduction by Rev. M.G.Watkins. Westwood and Satchell p29 "One of the best facsimiles ever put together". [17096]
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Author: BERNERS Dame Juliana

The Treatyse Of Fysshynge Wyth An Angle

nd 1880.  rep from the 1496 book of St Albans Edn,.  Elliot Stock.  XIV [1] [24] pages, sml 4to, card covers with the original printed glassine cover, vg. A facsimile reproduction of the first book on the subject of fishing, printed in England by Wynkyn De Worde, at Westminster in 1496, introduction by Rev. M.G.Watkins. Westwood and Satchell p29 "One of the best facsimiles ever put together". [7571]
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Author: BERNERS Dame Juliana

The Treatyse Of Fysshynge Wyth An Angle

1885.  rep Edn,.  Edinburgh.  36 pages, privatley printed, edited by "Piscator", and limited to 275 copies of the small paper edition, original card covers with printed glassine wrapper, some chipping to spine edges of the glassine wrapper. A vg copy seldom found in the original state. [19128]
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Author: BEST Thomas

The Art Of Angling Confirmed By Actual Experience With Several Recent Discoveries To Which Is Added Nobb's Complete Troller Also Prognostics Of The Weather

1822.  revised and corrected Edn,.  255 pages, engraved title and frontis of flies, original publishers cloth, a popular title 1st published in 1787, the 10th and 11th edition contain Nobbs treatise on trolling, vg. [12646]
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Author: BEST Thomas

Best's Art Of Angling To Which Is Added Nobbs Complete Troller Also Prognostics Of The Weather With And Without The Barometer

1838.  12th revised Edn,.  Thomas Tegg.  VII 246 pages, 32mo., engraved frontis of flies vignette to title page and tail piece before glossary, browning to frontis and title page, recently rebound in red cloth, gilt title to upper board and spine with fishing vignette to front board and spine, this edition carefully revised, corrected and rearranged by John Jackson, WS31. [16931]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling

1804.  6th Edn,.  186 pages, adverts, engraved frontis of a lady and gentleman fishing, with flies to bottom margin, some dust soiling, recently bound in 1/2 old style calf, vg. [8972]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling Confirmed by Actual Experience And Minute Observations, Exempt From Redundancies, And Superfluities, Which Tend More To Perplex, Than Instruct, With The Proper Methods For Breeding And Feeding Fish, And Of Making Fish Ponds, Stews etc., With Several Arcana Never Before Made Public To Which Is Added The Compleat Fly-Fisher

1787.  1st Edn,.  C Stalker.  112 pages, 4pp adverts, engraved frontis showing a river scene with a gentleman fishing and a lady with flies to lower margin, some age browning to contents, original full calf binding rubbing to edges some soiling, hinges cracked but holding on ties, contained in a drop over box, leather title label to upper cover. The first edition of a popular book running to twelve editions. Best was keeper of his Majesty's drawing room in the town of London. [15805]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling Confirmed by Actual Experience And Minute Observations, Exempt From Redundancies, And Superfluities, Which Tend More To Perplex, Than Instruct, With The Proper Methods For Breeding And Feeding Fish, And Of Making Fish Ponds, Stews etc., With Several Arcana Never Before Made Public To Which Is Added The Compleat Fly-Fisher

1787.  1st Edn,.  C Stalker.  112 pages, 4pp adverts, engraved frontis showing a river scene with a gentleman fishing and a lady with flys to lower margin. A vg copy recently bound in full old style tan calf, the first edition of a popular book running to twelve editions. Best was keeper of his Majesty's drawing room in the town of London. [12502]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling Confirmed By Actual Experience And Minute Observations To Which Is Added The Compleat Fly-Fisher

n/d 1789.  2nd corrected and enlarged Edn,.  170 pages, advs leaf, engraved frontis and contemporary signature to top of title page. Quarter calf backed boards. VG [6874]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling Confirmed By Actual Experiences And Minute Observations To Which Is Added The Compleat Fly Fisher

n/d 1789.  2nd corrected and enlarged Edn,.  169 pages, advert leaf some light staining and spotting, frontis and title browned, outer margin repair to frontis, recently bound in old style 1/2 calf marble boards, a popular title which ran to 11 editions.VG [9308]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling Confirmed By Actual Experiences And Minute Observations To Which Is Added The Compleat Fly Fisher

n/d 1798.  4th corrected and enlarged Edn,.  B Crosby.  XII 156 pages, engraved frontis, bound in the original full calf, red label, slight cracking along front hinge, chipped at bottom of spine, surface damage 2cm to rear board, o/w a tight clean copy in the original state. WS 31. [15170]
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Author: BEST Thomas

A Concise Treatise On The Art Of Angling, To Which Is Added The Complete Fly Fisher

1802.  5th revised Edn,.  186 pages, 6pp advs, engraved frontis of a gentleman and lady fishing by a river with 6 engraved flies to lower margin, small closed tear to outer margin, vg in later circa 1870 plain cloth green cloth, a popular work which went to many editions over 45 years. [11728]
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Author: BETRAM James G.

The Harvest Of The Sea, A Contribution To The Natural And Economic History Of The British Food Fishes

1865.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  XV 519 pages, woodcut frontis + text woodcut illus, bookplate of Jeffrey Norton, a small circular plate for D.C.M. to front paste down, bound in full dark green morroco, C1880's, all edges gilt, spine in 6 compartments with title and ornate gilt frames tooling, inner gilt ruled decorative borders, bound by "Holloway", although a guide to sea fishing and fish, there are sections on fresh water fishing, trout and salmon culture, a 46 page chapter on anglers fishes covering value, tackle etc, also a chapter on the national and economic history of the salmon. An excellent insight into the Victorian fishing industry and its history. [18505]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Game Fish

nd circa 1905.  6th revised and enlarged Edn,.  152 pages, full page b/w illus + drawings, attractive pictorial card covers of a rising trout, head of spine chipped, this edition revised and with extra illustrations. [11115]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Game Fish

1921.  5th revised and enlarged with additions Edn,.  152 pages, illus, stamp on verso of frontis in the shape of a fish for Henry A Murton Ltd, for best fishing tackle, Newcastle. advs, full page and text illus, some foxing to last few pages, original covers, upper cover shows attractive colour scene on trout rising, difficult to find in vg condition. [1341]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Game Fish, A Practical Treatise On The Various Methods Of Angling For Salmon And Sea Trout, Chalk-Stream, Moorland, Lake, Thames And Rainbow Trout, Grayling And Char

nd circa 1912.  new revised and enlarged Edn,.  138 pages, full page and text illus, some neat pencil notes to text margin, circular stamp on 1/2 title for J Gillett Fishing Tackle Manufacturer, Fleet Street, original plain green cloth, some surface rubbing, vg-. [12644]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Pike

n/d circa 1916.  rev Edn,.  86 pages, pictorial illus paper covers, this edition entirely revised by A Courtney Williams. [8876]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Pike A Practical And Comprehensive Work On The Most Approved Methods Of Fishing For Pike Or Jack; Including An Account Of Some New Tackles For Spinning, Live-Baiting, And Trolling

1888.  1st Edn,.  Upcott Gill.  VIII 96 pages, 20pp adverts, frontis illus "an old pike" + text illus, foxing to frontis and title page, original cloth titles in silver, vg. [14025]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Angling For Pike, A Practical Work On All The Most Successful Methods Of Spinning, Live-Baiting, Trolling etc. Favoured By Present-Day Sportsmen

1912.  3rd completely revised Edn,.  100 pages, frontis illus of a pike, text illus mostly of tackle, original hard covers with colour paper showing pike taking dead bait under lillies layed onto upper board as issued. 1st published in 1888, running to 11 editions. This being the 3rd edition revised and brought up to date, the 2nd was 1899, a vg copy. [12645]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

The Book Of The All Round Angler, A Comprehensive Treatise Of Angling In Both Fresh And Salt Water

1888.  1st Edn,.  Upcott Gill.  XXVII 128, 92, 127, 108, XXIV pages, TEG, 16pp adverts, over 150 illus of tackle and fish, large paper edition limited to 201 copies signed by Bickerdyke and Upcott Gill the publishers. Original 1/4 brown leather, a vg copy, the leather often found in poor condition. The book is in 4 divisions angling for course, pike, game fishing and salt water fishing. [14828]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

The Book Of The All Round Angler, A Comprehensive Treatise On Angling In Both Fresh And Salt Water

1922.  5th revised Edn,.  XV 141, 99, 152, 125, XXIX pages, full page illus from photos, drawings to text, brown cloth, vg, the book is divided into 4 parts, part 1 course fishing, part 2 pike, part 3 game fishing, part 4 sea fishing. [12647]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

The Book Of The All Round Angler, A Comprehensive Treatise On Angling In Both Fresh And Salt Water

1922.  5th revised Edn,.  XV 141, 99, 152, 125, XXIX pages, full page illus from photos, drawings to text, brown cloth, bottom of 1 corner bumped with small crack to cloth o/w vg, the book is divided into 4 parts, part 1 course fishing, part 2 pike, part 3 game fishing, part 4 sea fishing. [9482]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

The Book Of The All Round Angler a Comprehensive Treatise on Angling in Both Salt and Fresh Water

nd circa 1936.  7th rev and much enlarged Edn,.  XV 144 + 86 + 152 +128 pages, illus throughout, vg. Divided into coarse, pike, game and salt water fishing. [10816]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Letters to Sea Fishers

1902.  2nd revised Edn,.  Horace Cox.  XII 342 pages, adv, text and full page illus, original blue cloth cover with gilt title to upper board and photograph insert of T.S.Manning and a 370lb jew fish. The book covers tackle, bait methods, the fish etc. [13896]
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Author: BICKERDYKE John

Letters to Sea Fishers

1902.  2nd revised Edn,.  XII 342 pages, adv, text and full page illus, original blue cloth cover with gilt title to upper board and photograph insert of T.S.Manning and a 370lb jew fish. The book covers tackle, bait methods, the fish etc. [7636]
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Author: BINGHAM Charles

Sea Trout, How To Catch Them

1986.  1st Edn,.  Swan Hill.  Shrewsbury.  159 pages, 4to., illus in colour and black and white photographs, fine in dj. [14870]
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Author: BLAIKIE J.Brunton

I Go A-Fishing

1928.  1st Edn,.  Edward Arnold and Co.  224 pages, 9 full page illus, vg. Fishing in Norway, Ireland and Scotland [13938]
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Author: BLAKEY J.W.editor

The Angler, A Weekly Newspaper Devoted To All Round Angling

January 6 to June 30.  The Northern Angler.  Scarborough.  Vol. IV numbers 71 to 96, 370 pages, 4to., text illus, 5 fine colour plates of fish as called for, adverts throughout, green cloth, gilt title to upper cover. 4 x 1cm damage to cloth rear board front edge. Includes article by the "Trent Otter" and J.J.Armistead. [11042]
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Author: BLAKEY J.W.editor

The Angler, A Weekly Newspaper Devoted To All Round Angling

January 6 to June 30.  The Northern Angler Limited.  Scarborough.  Vol. IV, numbers 71 to 96, 370 pages, 4to., text illus also 5 full page colour plates, tench, brook trout, carp, eels, ruff and millers thumb, bound in the publisher's green cloth, vg. A scarce angling periodical, vols. I and II were published as The Northern Angler, although the binding is still titled The Northern Angler, articles on fishing varies from the Thames to articles on game and coarse fishing, angling matches, etc. Contributors include J.W.Martin (The Trent Otter), J.J.Armistead, J.W.Blakey. [18676]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

The Angler's Complete Guide To the Rivers And Lakes Of England

1859.  second revised and enlarged Edn,.  W Kent & Co.  XVIII 183 pages, woodcut frontis "the angler", recased in the original pictorial paper covered boards, rubbing to corners and edges, new spine, vg-. W/S 34 [15474]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling, How To Angle And Where To Go

1898.  new Edn,.  George Routledge and Sons Ltd.  XVI 285 pages, 7 plates by Avery Lewis, revised with notes and memoir by "Red Spinner" (William Senior). A guide to how to fish, where to go to fish i.e. the Thames, West and South West counties, lakes of Wales, Scotland, Ireland etc. bound in the publishers pictorial green cloth with title and fishing scene to upper covers in black, gilt decorated spine, vg. [15390]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling, How To Angle And Where To Go

1898.  new Edn,.  George Routledge and Sons Ltd.  XVI 285 pages, 7 plates by Avery Lewis, revised with notes and memoir by "Red Spinner" (William Senior). A guide to how to fish, where to go to fish i.e. the Thames, West and South West counties, lakes of Wales, Scotland, Ireland etc. bound in later not recent 1/2 dark green morocco, gilt decoration to spine, vg+. [14150]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling, How To Angle And Where To Go

1898.  new Edn,.  XVI 285 pages, illus, pictorial covers VG. with notes and memoir by "Red Spinner" (William Senior). [9551]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling Or How To Angle And Where To Go

nd circa 1860.  rep Edn,.  188 pages, advs, illus, odd ink spot to pictorial orange covers o/w vg. [10595]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling Or How To Angle And Where To Go

nd circa 1860.  rep Edn,.  188 pages, advs, illus, pictorial orange covers, vg. [411]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Angling Or How To Angle And Where To Go

nd circa 1860.  rep Edn,.  George Routledge.  188 pages, advert leaf, frontis + 7 full page illus bound in at rear, dark green covers, title and fishing vignette within floral borders printed in black to upper board. WS34 [15639]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Historical Sketches Of Angling Literature Of All Nations To Which Is Added A Bibliography Of English Writers On Angling

1856.  1st Edn,.  VI 335 pages, a partly unopened copy, some spotting to plates, a vg copy in publishers cloth. In Westwood and Satchell 34 nearly 1/2 a page is taken up by the book revue "a slip shod and negligent work" Westwood appears to have little to say good about the book except "is redeemed from utter worthlessness by the excellent bibliography catalogue of writers on angling and ichthyology" [14142]
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Author: BLAKEY Robert

Historical Sketches Of Angling Literature Of All Nations To Which Is Added A Bibliography Of English Writers On Angling

1856.  1st Edn,.  VI 335 pages, a vg+ copy in publishers cloth. In Westwood and Satchell 34 nearly 1/2 a page is taken up by the book revue "a slip shod and negligent work" Westwood appears to have little to say good about the book except "is redeemed from utter worthlessness by the excellent bibliography catalogue of writers on angling and ichthyology" [1735]
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Author: BLUETT Jeffery

Sea Trout And Occasional Salmon

1948.  1st Edn,.  Cassell.  V111, 152 pages, coloured frontis of flies and full page + text illus, vg in dj. [14758]
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Author: BLUETT Jeffery

Sea Trout And Occasional Salmon

1948.  1st Edn,.  Cassell.  V111, 152 pages, coloured frontis of flies and full page + text illus, vg in dj, dj darkened on spine. [17155]
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Author: BOAZ Herman

The Anglers Progress, A Poem Developing the Pleasures the Angler Receives From The Dawn Of THe Propensity In Infancy Till The Period Of His Becoming A Complete Angler

1820.  2nd Edn,.  12 pages, including advs, illus with 12 elegant woodcuts of fishing scenes and flies, vg+ in recent 1/4 calf. 1st published in Newcastle in 1789 and was the forerunner of the Newcastle Fishing Garland, Westwood and Satchell 35 [10606]
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Author: BOCCIUS Gottlieb

Fish In Rivers And Streams: A Treatise On The Production And Management Of Fish In Fresh Waters, By Artificial Spawning, Breeding and Rearing, Showing Also The Cause Of THe Depletion Of All Rivers And Streams

1848.  1st Edn,.  38 pages, original cloth with paper title label to upper board, fade marks to cloth. [12001]
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Author: BOCCIUS Gottlieb

Fish In Rivers And Streams: A Treatise On The Production And Management Of Fish In Fresh Waters, By Artificial Spawning, Breeding and Rearing, Showing Also The Cause Of The Depletion Of All Rivers And Streams

1848.  1st Edn,.  John Van Voorst.  38 pages, original cloth with paper title label to upper board, a very good copy bound in contemporary 1/2 morocco. [14158]
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Author: BOMPAS George C.

A Life Of Frank Buckland

1887.  new Edn,.  IX 433 pages, portrait frontis of Buckland, publishers decorated cloth, contains much on fish culture and especially salmon. The author was Buckland's brother in law, vg. [12464]
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Author: BOOSEY Thomas

Anecdotes Of Fish And Fishing

1887.  1st Edn,.  Hamilton Adams and Co.  251 pages, light rubbing to head of pictorial gilt spine vg. Section on carp, chub, tench, and trout fishing around the world. etc. [13160]
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Author: BOOSEY Thomas

Anecdotes Of Fish And Fishing

1887.  1st Edn,.  251 pages, few pages badly opened causing margin tear, pictorial gilt spine vg. Section on carp, chub, tench, trout fishing around the world. etc. [6148]
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Author: BOOSEY Thomas

Piscatorial Reminiscences And Gleanings By An Old Angler And Bibliopoliot To Which Is Added A Catalogue Of Books On Angling

1835.  1st Edn,.  William Pickering.  XVI 255 pages, (40 pages) unpaginated catalogue + advert leaf for Pickering Publications, engraved frontis of anglers in decorative borders, tide mark to top inner corner of frontis, some spotting to prelims and frontis, original cloth with paper label soiled. Westwood and Satchell (19) notes the reminiscences were compiled by Thomas Boosey. The catalogue which has a separate title page dated 1836, this was contributed by Mr Pickering [13550]
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Author: BOOSEY Thomas

Piscatorial Reminiscences And Gleanings By An Old Angler And Bibliopoliot To Which Is Added A Catalogue Of Books On Angling

1835.  1st Edn,.  William Pickering.  XVI 255 pages, (40 pages) unpaginated catalogue + advert leaf for Pickering Publications, engraved frontis of anglers in decorative borders, some spotting to prelims and frontis, original cloth with paper label soiled. Westwood and Satchell (19) notes the reminiscences were compiled by Thomas Boosey. The catalogue which has a separate title page dated 1836, this was contributed by Mr Pickering [8672]
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Author: BOOSEY Thomas

Piscatorial Reminiscences And Gleanings By An Old Angler And Bibliopolist To Which Is Added A Catalogue Of Books On Angling

1835.  1st Edn,.  William Pickering.  XVI 255 pages, 40 page catalogue of books unpaginated, engraved frontis of anglers in decorative borders, woodcut illus of fish within text, publishers cloth, a vg clean copy. Westwood and Satchell 19 notes the reminiscences were compiled by Thomas Boosey. The catalogue which has a separate title page dated 1836, this was contributed by Mr Pickering [19697]
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Author: BOWDEN Smith Richard

Fly Fishing In Salt and Fresh Water

1851.  1st Edn,.  John Van Vorst.  VIII 74 pages, 6 plates 5 of which are coloured showing flies "full size", very occasional spotting, publishers blind stamped cloth, head of spine lightly rubbed. In the preface the author dedicates the work to all the fly fishermen, that is, to all those who fish for salmon, trout and grayling as every gentleman ought to do with the artificial fly only W/S p95. [14119]
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Author: BOWLKER C.

Art of Angling or Compleat Fly Fisher

1792.  6th Edn,.  Birmingham.  XI 118 pages, Engraved frontis, one advert leaf for John Higginbotham fishing rod maker on front paste down, contemporary full calf binding.VG [2072]
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Author: BOWLKER Charles

The Art Of Angling And Compleat Fly Fishing, Describing The Different Kinds Of Fish, Their Haunts, Places of Feeding and Retirement With an Account of the Generation of Fishes and Observations on the Breeding of Carp, Together With Directions How to Regulate Pools or Ponds Also the Various Kinds of Baits and the Great Diversity of Flies That Nature Produces, To Which Are Added Directions For Making Artificial Flies, Illustrated With Many Improvements in the Art of Angling

1786.  4th Edn,.  M Swinney.  Birmingham.  XII 120 pages, engraved frontis, engraved advert leaf pasted to front paste down for John Higginbotham fishing rod maker, armorial bookplate to front blank, ownership signature for Algernon Herbert to top margin of title page, lacks rear end paper bound in contemporary full calf, gilt fish motifs to spine, tail of spine chipped, cracking to spine hinges but a tight copy. [7765]
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Author: BOWLKER Charles

The Art Of Angling And Compleate Fly Fishing To Which Is Added Direction For Making Artificial Flies

1774.  Birmingham.  VIII, 116. pages, printed by John Baskerville for the author, a clean copy in recent full old style calf binding [7083]
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Author: BOWLKER Charles

The Art Of Angling Or Complete Fly & Bottom-Fisher; Describing The Different Kinds Of Fish, Their Haunts Places Of Feeding etc Also Observations On The Breeding Of Carp, And The Regulating Of Pools And Ponds With Directions For Making Artificial Flies And Other Baits

1814.  new Edn.  H Procter.  Ludlow.  viii(ii) 170 pages, 12mo., engraved frontis showing flies, fishing scene and trout. Interleaved within the fly fishing, fly tying section 20 velum sheets containing a total of 32 mounted flies tied to gut, 1 sheet blank. Each fly opposite the accompanying descriptive text of the fly. All the flies are in good condition, some occasional offsetting to the text. Armorial stamp to front paste down for C.Teesdale. Bound in contemporary tan calf, a vg copy. It may well be the publishers or binder prepared the volume with sheets before binding, I note the 1814 copy in the McKinley sale (Bloomsbury March 2005) which illustrates a similar copy but with only 9 flies. Simpson had a copy of the 1832 edition with 25 flies also published in Ludlow, Heckscher 38 notes an 1806 interleaved copy also published in Ludlow. WS/S 39/40 [19186]
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Author: BRADLEY A.G.

Clear Waters Trouting Days And Trouting Ways In Wales, The West Country And The Scottish Borderland

1915.  1st Edn,.  VII 379 pages, advs, illus, some foxing to prelims, small circular paper label on spine, Manchester Anglers Assoc. vg. [12590]
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Author: BRADLEY Tom

The Yorkshire Anglers Guide To The Whole Of Fishing On The Yorkshire Rivers

1894.  2nd Edn.  Tom Bradley.  Leeds.  (10) 134 pages + 22 of index and advs, large folding map to rear, the paper map complete but fragile with splits to folds, some age browning to contents, publishers pictorial covers, printed in black, covers darkened with rubbing to edges, contents and binding tight. there were 3 editions of the guide 1893, 94, 95. [21200]
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Author: BRAITHWAITE Geo Foster

The Salmonide of Westmorland Angling Reminiscences and Leaves from an Angler's Notebook

1884.  1st Edn,.  Hamilton Adams and Co., Kendal.  188 pages, Frontis and 3 other full page plates, new end papers, green cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper board, vg. [13536]
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Author: BRAITHWAITE Geo Foster

The Salmonide of Westmorland Angling Reminiscences and Leaves from an Angler's Notebook

1884.  1st Edn,.  Kendal.  188 pages, Frontis and 3 other full page plates, 2 neat lines in ink hand-written to errata page margin, green cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper board, head of spine rubbed. [2954]
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Author: BRENNAN Joe

Tuna Clipper Challenge

1957.  1st Edn,.  Dodd Mead Company.  New York.  209 pages, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, green cloth, a vg copy in dj, neat repair to verso at base. A big game fishing story. [16867]
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Author: BRENNAND George

Halcyon, An Angler's Memories

1947.  1st Edn,.  XII 197 pages, illus by C. Walter Hodges, angling bookplate to front paste down, vg in dj, dj is a little foxed. [19769]
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Author: BRIDGETT R.C.

By Loch & Stream Angling Sketches

1922.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  IX 300 pages, advs, frontis and 15 full page b/w plates from photographs, book plate to FEP, vg. NO DJ. [17950]
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Author: BRIDGETT R.C.

Loch Fishing Theory And Practice

1962.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  96 pages, 18 illus 2 being in colour of fish, contemporary ownership inscription to front paste down, some spotting throughout, publishers green cloth, title in black. [19649]
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Author: BRIDGETT R.C.

Tight Lines Angling Sketches

1926.  1st Edn,.  VIII 320 pages, illus, spotting to 1/2 title and occasionally to contents, head of spine rubbed, some marking to spine, g+. [7024]
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Author: BRIGGS Earnest E.

Angling Art In Scotland Some Fishing Experiences Related And Illustrated

1908.  1st Edn,.  XII 216 pages, TEG, lge 8vo, 32 full page colour plates from paintings, pictorial covers of a fisherman and river scene in black with gilt, decorative gilt and black spine, not often found with the gilt background, a very bright clean copy. Part 1 contains 4 chapters on Galloway, Part 2 covers the Highlands. Briggs was a professional landscape artist. [9868]
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Author: BRIGGS Earnest E.

Angling Art In Scotland Some Fishing Experiences Related And Illustrated

1908.  1st Edn,.  XII 216 pages, TEG, lge 8vo, 32 full page colour plates from paintings, pictorial covers of a fisherman and river scene in black with gilt, decorative gilt and black spine, not often found with the gilt background, a very bright clean copy. Part 1 contains 4 chapters on Galloway, Part 2 covers the Highlands. Briggs was a professional landscape artist. [12980]
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Author: BRIGGS Ernest E.

Angling And Art In Scotland Some Fishing Experiences Related and Illustrated

1908.  1st Edn,.  XII 216 pages, 8vo, 32 full coloured plates, pictorial covers of a fisherman and river scene, vg. An attractively produced book, part 1 contains 4 chapters on Galloway, Part 2 covers the Highlands. Briggs was a professional landscape artist. [7537]
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Author: BRIGGS Ernest E.

Angling And Art In Scotland Some Fishing Experiences Related and Illustrated

1908.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  XII 216 pages, large 8vo., 32 coloured plates from paintings by the author, pictorial covers of a fisherman and river scene, light bumping to corner and head of spine rubbed, vg-. An attractively produced book, part 1 contains 4 chapters on Galloway, Part 2 covers the Highlands. Briggs was a professional landscape artist. [18932]
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Author: BRITISH FIELD SPORTS SOCIETY

Map Of The Fishing Stations Of Scotland

nd circa 1933.  approx 77cm x 64cm, large coloured folding map showing the fishing stations numbered in red with the key running down both sides of the map, folding into printed pictorial card covers some dust soiling to covers. [20709]
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Author: BRITISH FIELD SPORTS SOCIETY

Map Of The Trout And Salmon Waters Of England & Wales Of Which Visitors' Tickets Are Available

1947.  reprint.  large folding coloured map in printed yellow fold over cover with 19 page booklet covering controlling authorative convenient hotels etc. [20725]
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Author: BRITISH FIELD SPORTS SOCIETY

Map Of The Trout And Salmon Waters Of Scotland Of Which Visitors' Tickets Are Available To Visitors

1947.  reprint.  large folding coloured map in printed yellow fold over cover with 15 page booklet covering controlling authorative convenient hotels etc. [20726]
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Author: BRITISH SEA ANGLERS SOCIETY

British Sea Angling Society Quarterly: Vol I, September 1907 to December 1908; Vol II, January to December 1909; Vol III, January to December 1910; Vol IV, January to December 1911; Vol V, January to December 1912; Vol VI, January to December 1913

1907-1913.  . Edn,.  British Angling Society.  IV+IV+193+128: IV+IV+128+128: (4)+128+(4)128 pages, 6 volumes bound in 3, volumes 1-4 bound with the original printed card covers with titles and indexs for both volumes before text, some spotting to title pages, each volume has the big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, all bound in contemporary light blue cloth. The society was founded in 1893 with John Bickerdyke in the chair and assisted by F.G.Aflalo, the number of members being very small, holding meetings in various hotels and restaurants until a permanent room became available holding meetings weekly on a Wednesday. The volumes are a collection of articles and papers read before the society on sea angling, tackle, sea fishing including overseas etc. articles by Sheringham, Holcombe, Aflalo, Marston etc., [16828]
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Author: BROADSIDE

The Angler's Assistant; Being An Epitome Of Whole Art Of Angling, Wherein Is Shown At One View, Harbours, Seasons And Depths For Catching All Sorts Of Fish Usually Angled For. Also The Various Baits For Each So Digested And To Contain The Essence Of All Treatises Ever Wrote On The Subject Exempt From Their Superfluities Which Tend More To Perplex Than Instruct

nd circa 1780.  broadside 12 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches, title enclosed by an ornate border, text below may well be plagiarised from a similar title Westwood and Satchell, p7. details of flies, pastes, proper worms for baits. [11667]
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Author: BROMLEY-DAVENPORT W.

Sport, Fox Hunting, Covert Shooting, Salmon Fishing, Deer Stalking

1886.  new Edn,.  243 pages, 8pp advs, full page and text illus by Henry Hope Crealock, margin tear to 2 pages, book plate of the Manchester Anglers Assoc, original cloth with gilt stag to upper boards, gilt salmon vignette to spine, the salmon fishing takes place in Norway. [11383]
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Author: BROOKE Major General Geoffrey

The Major Goes Fishing

nd circa 1935.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service and Co Ltd.  31 pages, illus, vg in dj, blank verse of a fishing trip on the Avon and its problems. [11855]
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Author: BROOKES R.

The Art of Angling Now Improved with Additions and Formed into a Dictionary In Two Parts. Part 1 Containing An Account Of Fish And Fish Ponds, A New Art Of Fly Making, The Secret Ways Of Catching Fish By Ointment And Other Arts etc........... Part 2 Of The Great Whale And Whale Fishing............

1766.  3rd Edn,.  T Lowndes.  viii 293 (8) pages of publishers advs. engraved frontis of an angler landing a fish + 135 woodcut illus of various fishes within the text, bound in a fine circa 1890- full speckled calf by Tout, spine in six compartments, contrasting label with 2 fish and fly decorations within decorated borders, gilt triple ruled frame to boards with decorative corner pieces. Small chip to head of spine. Dr Brookes was Rector of Ashney in Northants. The 1766 edition is said to have been revised by Mosses Browne. W/S 42/43 [19967]
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Author: BROOKES R.

The Art of Angling, Rock and Sea Fishing With the Natural History Of River, Pond and Sea Fish

1740.  1st Edn,.  249 pages, + 6 pages index, 5 pages adverts, illustrated with 133 cutts, engraved title in red and black, vg in the original full calf binding neatly rebacked with old spine relayed. the 1st edition of a popular book running to many editions. the drawings of the fish were mostly done by Brookes from life, he calls on the assistance of Mr Chetwood for the angling part "because they contain the results of his own experiences which is that of a great number of years", Westwood and Satchell 42. [11427]
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Author: BROOKS Joe

Salt Water Fly Fishing

1998.  reprint Edn,.  Derrydale Press.  Lyon, Mississippi.  XX 200 pages, 4to., AEG, b/w illus from photographs, full blue bonded leather, gilt title and flying scene to upper board. A fine copy, published in blue water classics limited to 500 copies. [16836]
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Author: BROWNE Moses

Angling Sports In Nine Piscatory Eclogues

1773.  3rd corrected and very much improved Edn,.  Edward and Charles Dilly.  XXXVII 136 pages, engraved frontis showing anglers by a river. A clean copy in near contemporary full mottled calf, handwritten paper title label to spine. The Piscatory Ecologies are nine in number, Angling Seasons and Weather, Night Fishing, The River Enemies, The Sea Swains, Renock'd Despair, The Anglers Songs, The Strife, The Fowlers, The Complaints or The Friends. The Fowlers is exclusively on fowling. Westwood and Satchell 43-44. [9199]
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Author: BROWNE W.Sorley

Secrets Of Border Angling

1907.  1st Edn,.  A Walker and Son.  Galashiels.  80 pages, green publishers cloth, vg. [13446]
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Author: BRYDEN H.A.

Trout Fishing In Norway

nd Circa 1935.  95 pages, illus, paper covers faded, slight wear to head and tail of spine, published by the B.& N. Line Royal Mail Ltd, the pamphlet acts as a guide to some of the best fishing with various experiences, scarce. VG [9315]
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Author: BUCKLAND Frank T.

Fish Hatching

1863.  1st. Edn,.  XV,268 pages, 4pp advs, illus vg. [3246]
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Author: BULLER Fred

The Domesday Book Of Mammoth Pike

1979.  1st Edn,.  Stanley Paul.  286 pages, small 4to, illus throughout, a vg+ copy in similar priced clipped dj. [14178]
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Author: BULLER Fred

The Domesday Book Of Mammoth Pike

1979.  1st Edn,.  Stanley Paul.  286 pages, small 4to, numerous b/w illus from photographs +map, a vg+ copy in similar dj. Buller's classic work on 230 pike weighing more than 35lbs. [20374]
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Author: BULLER Fred

Fred Buller's book of Rigs And Tackle

1967.  1st Edn,.  Paulton House.  90+ pages, illus, card cover, contributions by Richard Walker, F. J Taylor,etc, vg. [19987]
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