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Author: YARRELL William

A History Of British Fishes

1861.  2nd Edn,.  John Van Vorst.  2 Vols, xlviii 464 628 pages, TEG, illus with 500 wood engravings, spotting to and some browning to end papers, bound in a near contemporary 1/2 dark green morroco spine in 6 compartments, ornate gilt centerpiece within decorative border, a vg attractive set. The 1st edition was published in 1836 with a supplement added in 1839. The second edition incorporated the supplement and also extra material and engravings. "indispensable in every English Anglers Library as a work of reference. Yarrell was, besides, an angler, and his work contains many useful hints in connection with the sport. WS 243/44 [16610]
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Author: YATES Chris

The Deepening Pool

1990.  1st Edn,.  Unwin Hyman.  192 pages, 4to., illus, fine in dj, the chronicle of a compulsive angler [16119]
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Author: YATES Chris

The Secret Carp

1992.  1st Edn,.  Merlin Unwin Books.  Ludlow.  V 168 pages, illus, chapter headings by Clare Yates, fine in dj. [11512]
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Author: YATES Christopher

Casting At The Sum

1995.  reprint Edn,.  Medlar Press Ltd.  VII 280 pages, colour illus by Clare Hatcher, limited edition, original cloth with coloured insert to front board, this edition has an extra chapter to the 1st. [15007]
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Author: YATES Christopher

Casting At The Sun The Reflections Of A Carp Fisher

1986.  1st Edn,.  Pelham.  232 pages, b/w illustrations from photographs by the author, + illustrations by Clare Hatcher, pictorial end-papers.Foreword by "BB"a fine copy in dj . A modern classic on carp fishing. [14197]
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Author: YATES Christopher

Casting At The Sun The Reflections Of A Carp Fisher

1986.  1st Edn,.  Pelham Books.  232 pages, b/w illustrations from photographs by the author, + illustrations by Clare Hatcher, pictorial end-papers.Foreword by "BB"a fine copy in dj . A modern classic on carp fishing. [10663]
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Author: YATES Christopher

Casting At The Sun The Reflections Of A Carp Fisher

1986.  1st Edn,.  Pelham.  232 pages, b/w illustrations from photographs by the author, + illustrations by Clare Hatcher, pictorial end-papers.Foreword by "BB" vg in dj , dj has light rubbing to head of spine . A modern classic on carp fishing. [15305]
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Author: YOUNG

The Young Anglers Companion, Giving A Description Of All The Different Methods Of Angling. The Best Baits And Tackle As Well As The Times And Seasons For Using them Illustrated With Fifty Engravings, Also A Description Of Trolling And Fly Fishing. With A Correct Account Of The Manner Of making Artificial Flies, Tying Hooks, Repairing Tackle etc etc

Circa 1820.  James March.  12 Webber St and 5 Great Charlotte St,.  26 pages, hand coloured frontis, illus, perch fishing with colour vignette of the salmon to title page, woodcuts to text, buff card covers, upper cover printed as title page, rear cover remarks for the season. WS 14 [15414]
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Author: YOUNG Andrew

The Angler And The Tourist's Guide To The Rivers, Lakes And Remarkable Places In The Northern Counties Of Scotland To Which Is Added Instructions To Young Anglers

1857.  1st Edn,.  Adam and Charles Black.  Edinburgh.  IV 117 pages, 12mo, large folding map before title, strengthened on fold some discolouration to free EP. Original green cloth within fishing devices, repeated in blind stamp to rear board, even fading to spine. [16921]
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Author: YOUNG Archibald

The Angler's & Sketchers Guide to Sutherland

1880.  1st Edn,.  William Patterson.  Edinburgh.  11930 pages, folding map before title, spotting to EP's, publisher's green cloth, gilt title to upper board, a vg copy of the scarce 1st edition. Salmon and trout fishing in the area with a chapter on flies and tackle. [14098]
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Author: YOUNG Archibald

The Angler's & Sketchers Guide to Sutherland

1881.  2nd Edn,.  Edinburgh.  X 130 pages, advs, folding map, inner hinge paper cracked, original brown cloth with gilt title to upper board, this edition has extra material. [2985]
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Author: YOUNG FISHERMAN

The Young Fisherman A Complete Guide To Angling Showing The Tackle And Bait Required, The Rivers, Ponds etc.,

nd circa 1856.  . Edn,.  H Elliot.  11 pages, adverts, printed blue paper covers showing fish vignette and title to upper flap, advert to rear. No 4 of Eliot's one penny pamphlets, small circular bookplate of Alan John Jarvis to verso of front flap, vg contained in 1/4 leather drop over box. W/S94 [17335]
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Author: YOUNGER John

On River Angling And Salmon And Trout: More Particularly As Practised In The Tweed And Its Tributaries

1840.  1st 2nd issue Edn,.  William Blackwood and Sons.  Edinburgh.  94 pages, AEG, 16mo, 1 page table of salmon flies, publishers limp green cloth, gilt title and fish vignette to upper board, cloth slightly faded but still a vg+ copy of a fragile and scarce book. John Younger was a shoemaker at Kelso who enjoyed a great local reputation as an angler and fly dresser. WS 244 [14008]
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Author: YOUNGER John

River Angling For Salmon And Trout

1864.  rep Edn,.  Kelso.  XII 220 pages, frontis illus of the author, original blind stamped cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper boards, slight mottling to rear boards, still a vg copy. This is the last edition with a 35 page memoir of the author and a list of tweed salmon flies also includes chapter on creeper fishing. John Younger was a shoemaker at Kelso who enjoyed a great local reputation as an angler Westwood Satchell 244 [6368]
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Author: YOUNGER John

River Angling For salmon And Trout With A Memoir And A List Of Tweed Salmon Casts

1995.  rep Edn,.  Fisherman''s Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  xviii 220 pages, advs, frontis illus of the author, 1/4 red leather binding, reprinted from the 1860 edition which has a memoir of the author, a fine copy in slipcase limited to 1000 copies. [19252]
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Author: YOUNGER John

River Angling For Salmon And Trout With A Memoir Of The Author Together With Treatise On The Salmon, And A List Of The Tweed Salmon Casts

1860.  2nd Edn,.  J. & J. H. Rutherford.  Kelso.  xliv 206 pages, advs, portrait illus of the author, original blind stamped green cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper boards, small chip to cloth at head of spine, a vg copy. This edition contains "a memoir of the author together with a treatise on the salmon and a list of the Tweed salmon casts" also added 2 chapters on the creeper and stone fly by the editor. [2393]
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