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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1889.  2nd Nimmo Edn,.  XV 445 + 16 pages, TEG, illus, 6 original etchings, 2 portraits and 54 wood engravings, bound at rear is John Jackson - The Practical Fly Fisher And More Particularly For Grayling Or Umber, a list of dressings for 62 flies, ten plates coloured by hand representing 120 flies natural and artificial. Light bluish cloth, gilt fish to upper board, 2 fish on spine, a vg clean copy. Coigney 141 [4480]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1889.  2nd Nimmo Edn,.  XV 445 + 16 pages, TEG, illus, 6 original etchings, 2 portraits and 54 wood engravings, bound at rear is John Jackson - The Practical Fly Fisher And More Particularly For Grayling Or Umber, a list of dressings for 62 flies, ten plates coloured by hand representing 120 flies natural and artificial, 1/2 green morroco, vg. Coigney 141, Coigney also notes a copy in 1/2 green morroco, marbled boards, five bands to spine, as is this copy. [11481]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1893.  1st Edn, Tercentenary edition, Harting Edn.  Samuel Bagster.  2 Vols, xix 245 243 pages, TEG, small 4to., illus including etchings by Percy Thomas + drawings etc, limited to 350 numbered copies, bound in the original 1/4 velum binding over green cloth boards, gilt fish vignette to spines and flying heron in gilt to upper board. This edition is edited with notes from a naturalist's point of view J.E.Harting who was librarian of the Linnear Society. There are 45 illus these consist of 43 full page engravings on Japon paper, the plates engraved by Audinet Linnel, there are 12 engravings in the text after drawings by G.E.Lodge. A vg clean copy. [21360]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

nd 1893.  10th Ephemera.  George Routledge.  XII 314, 6pp advs, text illus, some browning to contents, dark red cloth, spine with floral decorations, covers darkened, some surface rubbing. This is the last ephemera edition. Coigney 162 [19021]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1896.  9th Jesse Edn,.  George Bell and Sons.  XIX 496 pages, 32 pages advs, illus with woodcuts and 26 full page steel engravings, browning to 1/2 title, pebbled green cloth. Coigney 176. [18158]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1896.  8th Jesse Edn,.  XIX 496 pages, advs, illus with woodcuts and 26 full page steel engravings, green cloth As Coigney 176 apart from Coigney last 12 pages of adverts. [11352]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1896.  8th Jesse Edn,.  XIX 496 pages, advs, illus with woodcuts and 26 full page steel engravings, green cloth As Coigney 176 apart from Coigney last 12 pages of adverts. [14646]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1896.  5th Nimmo Edn,.  John C Nimmo.  XV 445 pages, 4pp adverts, TEG, frontis portrait of Walton + 7 other full page plates, numerous woodcuts within text, publishers brick red cloth, gilt title to upper board beneath gilt vignette of Walton's house, publishers cypher to lower corner as Coigney 178 copy 1. A vg copy, cloth and gilt clean and bright, no defects. [15715]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1897.  1st Le Galliene Edn,.  The Bodley Head.  IXXXIV 427 pages, 2 portraits illus by Edmund H New + advert leaf, spotting to EP, green cloth with title in black within borders to upper board as Coigney 182, 4th copy but a variant where the vignette of Cotton's fishing house is present on rear cover, a vg copy. [8419]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1897.  2nd Le Gallienne Facsimile.  Elliot Stock.  Facsimile X 246 pages, text engravings, bound in publishers green cloth, title in brown with "the breakfast" reproduced on the front cover, some light dust soiling to the cloth. Coigney 180, notes no other bibliography has recorded this edition [19793]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1900.  The Oxford Thumb Miniature Edn,.  Henry Frowde.  Oxford University Press.  xix 587 pages, TEG, miniature approx 2 1/16 x 1 3/4 ", illus frontis of Walton, 2 plates of music, woodcuts of fish in text bound in dark maroon morroco , front board faded to brown with gilt title to centre of front cover and top of spine. Coigney does not record this binding, vg+. Coigney 203. [21409]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1900.  The Oxford Thumb Miniature Edn,.  Henry Froode.  Oxford University Press.  xix 587 pages, TEG, miniature approx 2 1/16 x 1 3/4 ", illus frontis of Walton text illus, 2 plates of music, 12 woodcuts of fish in text bound in contemporary 1/4 vellum, brown label, gilt decorated spine, cloth sides, printed on India paper, vg+. "The smallest ever produced" Horne 195, Coigney 203. [ref: 3065 ] ?160 [3065]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1902.  1st Dewar Edn,.  Winchester.  2 Vols, 1 XIV 169 + IX 232 pages, 4to, TEG, the de luxe edition on hand made paper, edited by George A.B.Dewar, illustrated by William Strane, D.Y.Cameron. The full page etchings are in 2 states, the second one on Japan paper, the smaller illus are on India paper bound in the original publishers stained dark brown vellum with gilt crest to upper boards, limited to 150 signed copies, this one is for presentation, no indication who to but neatly written in volume I on FEP Ian Strane, possibly one of William Strane's children, Strane had 4 sons and 1 daughter, Coigney 215, this is a vg+ copy of a sought after edition. [12178]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1904.  IXXXIV 454 pages, TEG, advs, illus by Edmund H New, small ink splash spot o closed page edges, gilt medallion to front boards, Coigney 222 2nd copy. [6848]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

nd 1905.  Routledge Dutton Edn,.  XV 445 pages, 8 etched plates + wood engravings to text, illus, vg in original cloth with gilt title and three fish in gilt to upper boards, Coigney 228 [10329]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1909.  18th Cassell Edn,.  344 pages, advs, illus, green cloth, gilt decorated spine, vg. Coigney 245, Coigney does not record the green cloth binding. [11804]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1909.  4th Burt Edn,.  Cassell and Company Ltd.  344 pages, 4pp adverts, facsimile of 1st edition, title page, text illus of fish, publishers black cloth, paper title label, Coigney 245 3rd copy. [18217]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1911.  1st Thorpe Edn,.  Hodder Stoughton.  XV 166 pages, large 4to., illus by James Thorpe with 25 full page colour plates each with tissue guard with letter press and fish vignette is printed in green. A vg copy in the publishers cloth with gilt title and large vignette of an angler to upper board within gilt border, an attractively produced book, a vg+ copy contained in the original publishers box with the same design on the cover used on the box. The box is split on corners and lacking 1 flap. Coigney 250 does not record a box to this edition. [16093]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1911.  1st Thorpe Edn,.  Hodder Stoughton.  XV 166 pages, large 4to., illus by James Thorpe with 25 full page colour plates each with tissue guard with letter press and fish vignette is printed in green. A vg copy in the publishers cloth with gilt title and large vignette of an angler to upper board within gilt border, an attractively produced book. Coigney 250 [16094]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1911.  1st Thorpe Edn,.  Hodder Stoughton.  XV 166 pages, large 4to., illus by James Thorpe with 25 full page colour plates each with tissue guard with letter press and fish vignette is printed in green, browning to end papers. A vg copy in the publishers cloth with gilt title and large vignette of an angler to upper board within gilt border, an attractively produced book. [16874]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1913.  1st Hankey Edn,.  T N Foulis.  Edinburgh.  232 pages, 6pp adverts, frontis by Jacob Hoysman, 12 tipped in colour plates by W.Lee Hankey and text drawings, evenly faded to green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg. differs from Coigney' s 2 copies in that the top edge is gilt and EP's are grey. [15549]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1913.  1st Hankey Edn,.  232 pages, 6pp adverts, frontis by Jacob Hoysman, 12 tipped in colour plates by W.Lee Hankey and text drawings, green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg. differs from Coigney' s 2 copies in that the top edge is gilt and EP's are grey. [2134]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1913.  1st Hankey Edn,.  T N Foulis.  Edinburgh.  232 pages, 6pp adverts, frontis by Jacob Hoysman, 12 tipped in colour plates by W.Lee Hankey and text drawings, green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg. differs from Coigney' s 2 copies in that the top edge is gilt and EP's are grey. [15165]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1915.  3rd Marston Edn,.  Humphrey Milton.  Oxford University Press.  XLIV 340 pages, vg. Coigney 264 [11732]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1921.  4th Marston Edn,.  Oxford.  XLIV 340 pages, illus, original light blue cloth lightly rubbed on spine edges, Coigney 272, as Coigney' s 3rd copy. [10402]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

nd 1923.  4th Le Gallienne Edn,.  IXXXIX 454 pages, + The Anglers Calendar by Hi Regan + advert, Illus by Edmund H New, vg. Coigney 275 [9798]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

nd 1923.  4th Le Gallienne Edn,.  The Bodley Head.  IXXXIX 454 pages, + The Anglers Calendar by Hi Regan + advert, Illus by Edmund H New, vg. Coigney 275 [15764]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1925.  6th Thorpe Edn,.  T N Foulis Ltd.  XVI 221 pages, portrait and 20 plates in colour by James Thorpe, original green cloth backed paper covered boards, a vg copy. Coigney 282, this edition is the first published by Foulis of the Thorpe illustrations [4852]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1925.  1st Navarre Society Edn,.  XV 445 pages, illus with 8 original etchings by Damman + woodcuts, original cloth with gilt Walton motif to upper boards, a vg bright copy in the original dj, Coigney 285 2nd copy, dj differs in colour, this one being pale blue and no adverts to rear flap. [7771]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1925.  1st Navarre Edn,.  XV 445 pages, illus with 8 original etchings by Damman + woodcuts, vg in chipped dj, Coigney 285 [5229]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1927.  1st Daglish Edn,.  367 pages, 4to., 16 full page wood engravings by E.Fitch Daglish, 1/4 2 tone cream cloth, vg. Coigney 295 [11018]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1927.  1st Daglish Edn,.  367 pages, 4to., 16 full page wood engravings by E.Fitch Daglish, vg in the publishers 1/4 tone cloth, paper covered boards, rear board darkened on edge, vg in dj, unusual to find in dj. Coigney 295 [11484]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

the Compleat Angler

1928.  1st Black Facsimile Edn,.  246 pages, text illus, bound in brown sheepskin without slipcase, th1s is the so called 1st impression with the spelling mistake "churcheyard" on title page, when the error was noted the edition was withdrawn and the error corrected. Coigney 298, Horne 287, Oliver 266 all note this is the best of the facsimiles. [12186]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1928.  1st Black Facsimile Edn,.  246 pages, text illus, bound in brown sheepskin, a vg copy in the original dj and publisher's slipcase, chipping to slipcase. Coigney 298, Horne 287, Oliver 266 all note this is the best of the facsimiles. [15537]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1928.  1st edition 2nd issue Edn,.  246 pages, text illus, bound in brown sheepskin, a vg copy in the original dj and publisher's slipcase, chipping to slipcase. Coigney 298, Horne 287, Oliver 266 all note this is the best of the facsimiles. [16976]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1931.  2nd Rackham Edn,.  George C Harrap and Co Ltd.  223 pages, TEG, small 4to., 12 colour plates + drawings within the text, pictorial end papers by Arthur Rackham, grey cloth, gilt title and fish designs to upper cover, vg in dj. Press cutting pasted to verso of dj, not visble to front, 2 small chips to dj, head of spine and lower back edges a couple of small closed tears. The 1st Rackham edition was limited to 775 copies Coigney 313. [17133]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1931.  2nd Rackham Edn,.  223 pages, small 4to., 12 colour plates and pictorial end papers by Arthur Rackham, decorative gilt covers, vg, the 1st Rackham edition was limited to 775 copies Coigney 313. [10885]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1948.  The Vane Edn,.  Nicholas Vane.  244 pages, Walton cartouche to title page, pictorial EP's, black cloth, vg in dj. Coigney 377 2nd copy. [14762]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1948.  2nd Edn,.  Navarre Society.  XIV 445 pages, illus, original blue cloth with gilt cartouche, vg. Coigney 373 [6282]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1975.  rep of the 1st Arthur Rackham Illustrated Edn,.  223 pages, lge 8vo, vg+ in dj. [13451]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1985.  10th Le Gallienne Edn,.  Bracken Books.  IXXXIV 427 pages, + anglers calendar, illus by Edmund H New, vg+ in dj. Coigney 455 [11064]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1993.  quartercentenary Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  367 pages, illus by E. Fitch Daglish, 1/4 bonded leather, fine in slipcase. Published to commemorate the four hundredth anniversary using the 1823 John Major text with Daglish 1927 wood engravings. [13280]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler

1993.  quarter centenary Edn,.  Flyisher''s Classic Library.  367 pages, illus by E. Fitch Daglish, 1/4 bonded leather, fine in slipcase. Published to commemorate the four hundredth anniversary using the 1823 John Major text with Daglish 1927 wood engravings. [19253]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler, The Lives Of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson

1929.  1st Nonesuch Edn,.  X 631 pages, text and full page illus by Thomas Boulter and Charles Sierist, and edited by Geoffrey Keynes, limited to 1600 copies, full tan morroco binding in slipcase. Coigney 303. [9111]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Angler, Waltons Lives

1825, 1827.  1st Pickering Edn,.  2 Vols, XVII 314, XIX 442 pages, 12mo, engraved frontis and 1/2 title to The Complete Angler and woodcut text illus, engraved frontis to The Lives. The Complete Angler is mostly an unopened copy, both volumes bound in publishers cloth with paper labels, The Lives showing slight chipping to top of spine, o/w a vg set. Coigney 30. [8478]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Compleat Walton, The Lives Of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson

1929.  1st Nonsuch Edn,.  X 631 pages, illus by Thomas Boulter and Charles Sierist, limited to 1600 copies full published leather binding in slipcase, vg. Coigney 303 [14645]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1823.  1st major Edn.  John Major.  2 Vols in 1, xi 152, 149 pages, 12mo, engraved frontis to each volume, browning and spotting to title pages and frontis, also some browning to contents. Bound without 1/2 title or adverts in a contemporary full tan calf, gilt decorated spine, red title label, some darkening and light rubbing. The first edition with an American imprint. Coigney 48 Horne 47. [21363]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1824.  second Major Edn.  l 416 pages, AEG, 14 full page engraved plates and 77 woodcuts in the text, spotting to frontis and title page and some spotting to the plates and age browning to contents, armorial bookplate of "Richard William" to front paste down, bound in full crushed morroco, Walton device to front and rear board, gilt rubbed away, gilt ruled borders with floral corner pieces, spine in 5 compartments, 2 with fish, and one with Walton initials. the binding is identical; to a large paper edition which we have that came from the Hazelwood Collection that noted the binding as Lewis, possibly Charles Lewis, he was one of the leading London binders of the period 1786-1836. The binding has rubbing to edges and chipping to head and tail of spine, the gilt tooling is very much in the style of Gosden, also includes a typed letter on The Fishing Gazette headed paper signed by R.L.Marston, the letter notes that it is wrong to describe the book as a second edition. Coigney 25. [21391]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1825.  1st Dove Edn,.  J.F.Dove.  (6) 420 pages, 12mo, 5.25"x3", portrait frontis of Walton, half title portrait of Cotton, 4 engraved plates of fish after index. Slight tide mark to outer blank margin of plates, bound in contemporary 1/2 calf, spine in 5 compartments, black title label, surface rubbing to spine and corners. According to Westwood the plates are by Bewick but unsigned. Coigney 29. [16062]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1844.  6th Edn titled 4th.  lx 418 pages, AEG, 12 full page engraved plates and numerous woodcuts throughout the text, all the plates have been finely hand coloured, presentation inscription to FEP "To Dr Hamilton Southworth kind and wise physician, this copy of the 1844 Complete Angler hand-coloured throughout by his very grateful patient and friend, J.U.M.Warren Feb 2 1945". Contents very clean, front marbled end paper beginning to crack where joined, finely bound by Little Brown & Co in full dark green morroco ornate gilt centre pieces to boards within ruled toothed borders, spine gilt centerpieces, some darkening to spine. An attractive copy. [21364]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1844.  6th Edn titled 4th.  D Bogue.  lx 418 pages, AEG, frontis + 11 full page engraved plates and numerous woodcuts throughout the text, finely bound full dark green morroco by Bayntun of Bath, ornate gilt fishing tackle corner pieces with ruled borders and designs to front and rear boards, spine has 5 raised bands, gilt fish motifs within borders to 4 compartments. Inscribed on 1/2 title "With kindest regards from the editor August 18th 1846". A find and attractive copy. Major produced a series of editors from 1823 - 1844, this being the final one. Coigney 56. [21365]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler

1888.  Lea and Dove 1st Marston Edn, being the 100th edition of the Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man Recreation.  Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington.  2 Vols, xcvii A to T 118, Vol II 119 to 357 pages, 4to., illustrated with 54 photogravures and about 100 woodcuts, 27 of the photographs are by P H Emerson. Limited to 250 copies in Royal Quarto edition deluxe, this being No 68, with illustrations on India paper all edges untrimmed, a fine unopened copy, bound in grey paper covered boards white linen backed with paper labels. This binding is not recorded by Coigney, Horne does note the binding, the spine of Volume 1 has the slightest of rubbing to head and tail and slight chipping to the paper title label. the cloth and boards are clean and unmarked, a fine set unrecorded by Coigney. This edition also contains a reprint of T Westwood and T Satchell, The Chronicle Of the Compleat Angler. this edition is particularly sought after for the fine Emerson photogravures. Coigney 139. Horne 136 [21359]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler + The Lives

1844, 1847.  D Bogue - Henry Washbourne printed at the Shakespeare Press.  2 volumes, 1x 418, xiv 453 pages, TEG, 12 full page plates + text illus to The Angler, 6 full page + text illus to The Lives. Bookplate of Herbert S Snarbey and tipped in signature dated 1847 to each volume. Bound in full tan calf, blind stamped clover leaf to spine edges, typical of an art and crafts binding, base of spine stamped 1874, stamped to rear board lower margin possibley binders initials 19L.K.02. A vg matching set, the Walton is the 6th (titled 4th) Major edition. Coigney 56 [20519]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing Not Unworthy The Perusal Of Most Anglers

1930.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  124 pages, TEG, small folio illus by Frank Adams with coloured frontis and nine coloured chapter headings, framed with piscatorial pen and ink drawings + 4 pen ink chapter headings and ten tail pieces, limited to 450 copies signed and numbered by the artist, this copy is unumbered, bound in the original marbled paper covered boards, vellum spine, vg. Coigney 308 [21153]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing Not Unworthy The Perusal Of Most Anglers

1930.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  124 pages, TEG, small folio illus by Frank Adams with coloured frontis and nine coloured chapter headings, framed with piscatorial pen and ink drawings + 4 pen ink chapter headings and ten tail pieces, limited to 450 copies signed and numbered by the artist, this copy is No 342, bound in the original marbled paper covered boards, vellum spine, vg+, in the original card box worn on corners. Coigney 308 [10950]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Lives Of Wotton, Hooker, Herbert And Sanderson

1827.  rep Edn,.  William Pickering.  XIX 442 pages, 16mo., AEG, browning to engraved frontis illus,, full brown morroco, cg. Coigney 388. [15992]
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Author: WALTON Izaak

The Lives Of Wotton, Hooker, Herbert And Sanderson

1827.  1st Pickering Edn,.  XIX 442 pages, 12mo., frontis illus, bookplate, original red pebbled cloth, paper label chipped with loss. [565]
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Author: WALTON Izaak & COTTON Charles

The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Mans Recreation

1815.  2 volumes in 10 mixed editions of the 1815 Bagster and 1824 2nd Major edition. Also including small section from The Sporting Magazine, 4 pages the angler's poem, 14 pages mounted two to the page of Thomas Gosdens sporting buttons. The first 5 volume have an engraved title with Walton cartouche and volume number. The plates of various subjects including portraits views etc many of angling , sporting, fish and river related. Including 8 coloured engraved prints of various fish with a river, angling background with printed titles no imprint 4 comical angling watercolours circa 1820 in the style of Robert Frankland. 8 coloured lithographs drawn on stone by J Hitchens of angling resorts round London published by W.J Huggins marine publishers 105 Leadernhall Street, 7 in similar style by C. Bigot no imprint other than the address "3 Ball Alley Lombard St". A four-page strip panorama 2 strips to the page showing hunting shooting and angling scenes with fine contemporary colouring. Many coloured views of river scenes where an angler or anglers have been neatly added to the scene. Includes sporting engravings by Barlow Howlett Seymour Alken etc. Bound in a circa 1860s in a full red morroco by Eedy Binder 257 Tavistock St, some darkening to spine with light rubbing to edges. Tipped onto verso of the FEP of Vol 1 a hand written note describing the set and stating, from the library of Frederic Ouvry. Ouvry's Library was sold by Sotheby's in 1882 The Walton being lot 1460 described as very tastefully and extensively illustrated with rare portraits, views, plates of fish birds, insects, fishing and sporting subjects etc. Bound in a circa 1860s in a full red morroco by Eedy Binder 257 Tavistock St, some darkening to spine with light rubbing to edges. Tipped onto verso of the FEP of Vol 1 a hand written note describing the set and stating, from the library of Frederic Ouvry. Ouvry's Library was sold by Sotheby's in 1882 The Walton being lot 1460 described as very tastefully and extensively illustrated with rare portraits, views, plates of fish birds, insects, fishing and sporting subjects etc Vol 1-105 plates Vol 2- 132 Vol 3 129 plates Vol 4 152 plates Vol 5 136 plates Vol 6 123 plates Vol 7 131 plates Vol 8 116 plates Vol 9 130 plates Vol 10 154 plates [20196]
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Author: WALTON Izaak, COTTON Charles, VENABLES Col Robert

The Universal Angler Made So By Three Books Of Fishing

1676.  Richard Marriot.  The Walton being the 5th edition, The Cotton being the 1st edition and the Venables being the 4th enlarged edition. 275 pages +10 pages discourse on the laws of angling + contents 111pp + 96pp + 6pp table. Engraved general title to each section with frontis cartrouche to the Walton also Venables, 2pp of music, text illus throughout, some pages professionally clean. A vg clean copy recently bound in full dark green calf with fish motifs to spine compartments, AEG, bound by Period Bookbinders of Bath. Coigney 6, "The 5th edition was the last published during Walton's lifetime and it is the first in which his name appears on the title page; in many respects it is the most interesting of the five editions." [19201]
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Author: WATSON John

The English Lake District Fisheries

nd circa 1899.  271 pages, illus, decorative covers, spine a little dull, vg-. [1979]
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Author: WATSON John

The English Lake District Fisheries

1925.  new and revised.  TN Foulis Ltd.  XV 271 pages, frontis + 11 plates, light spotting to first few pages, publishers green cloth, vg. First published in 1899 now completely revised with an introduction by Sir Herbert Maxwell. A guide to the river, lakes and fishes, best flies etc. [19658]
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Author: WATSON John

Sketches Of British Sporting Fishes

1890.  1st Edn,.  XI 143 pages, frontis illus, green cloth covers, vg. [11733]
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Author: WATSON John

Sketches Of British Sporting Fishes

1890.  1st Edn,.  Chapman and Hall.  XI 143 pages, engraved frontis of fish by a stream, big angling book plate of Jack Reece to front paste down. A guide to the fish, habitat etc also chapters on fish poaching etc. [16689]
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Author: WAYTH C.

Trout Fishing On The River Darent, A Rural Poem

1845.  1st Edn,.  John Mortimer.  71 pages, closed tear to top blank margin of title page, some foxing and age browning to contents, contemporary inscription on FEP, publishers blind stamped red cloth, head and tail of spine rubbed, also rubbing to rear spine edge 3cm going through cloth. WS238 [17091]
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Author: WEATHERALL Norman L.

Pike Fishing

1961.  1st Edn,.  H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.  142 pages, illus, in b/w from photographs vg+ in dj. [1977]
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Author: WEATHERALL Norman L.

Pike Fishing

1961.  1st Edn,.  H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.  142 pages, b/w illustrations from photographs, vg in dj. [4299]
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Author: WEATHERALL Norman L.

Pike Fishing

1961.  1st Edn,.  H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.  142 pages, illustrated in b/w from photographs vg+ in dj [6634]
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Author: WEBSTER David

The Angler And The Loop Rod

1885.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Sons.  XII 340 pages, 24pp advs, frontis portrait of the author + 4 plates in colour 3 of flies, spotting to prelims, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, pictorial green cloth showing angler and rod in black to upper board, vg. [16692]
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Author: WEBSTER David

The Angler And The Loop Rod

1885.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Sons.  XII 340 pages, 24pp advs, frontis portrait of the author + 4 plates in colour 3 of flies, angling bookplate of E.W.F. Sippall and W.J. Turell, tide mark on front and rear end paper top edge, light rubbing to head and tail of spine, green cloth showing angler and rod in black to upper board, vg. [18071]
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Author: WEST Leonard

The Natural Trout Fly and its Imitation Being an Angler's Record of Insects Seen At The Waterside and the Methods of Tying the Flies

nd Circa 1912.  1st Edn,.  the author.  St Helens.  144 pages, 19 plates, 13 in colour of flies, some foxing to EP's and occasionally to contents ammorial bookplate of Norman James McCaskis to front paste down, original green cloth, gilt title to upper boards, vg. .A classic work on fly-tyeing and trout fishing and of fly-fishing entomology. Hampton states that this edition was limited to 1500 copies. [12948]
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Author: WEST Leonard

The Natural Trout Fly and its Imitation Being an Angler's Record of Insects Seen At The Waterside and the Methods of Tying the Flies

1912.  1st Edn,.  the Author.  St Helens.  144 pages, TEG, 19 plates, 13 in colour of flies, apart from some light foxing to FEP, a very clean copy in the original green cloth, gilt title to upper boards. [14924]
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Author: WEST Leonard

The Natural Trout Fly and its Imitation Being an Angler's Record of Insects Seen At The Waterside and the Methods of Tying the Flies

nd Circa 1912.  1st Edn,.  The Author.  St Helens.  144 pages, 19 plates, 13 in colour of flies, some foxing to EP's and occasionally to contents, original green cloth, gilt title to upper boards, vg. .A classic work on fly-tyeing and trout fishing and of fly-fishing entomology. Hampton states that this edition was limited to 1500 copies. [2133]
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Author: WEST Leonard

The Natural Trout Fly and its Imitation Being an Angler's Record of Insects Seen At The Waterside and the Methods of Tying the Flies

1912.  1st Edn,.  The author.  St Helens.  144 pages, TEG, 19 plates, 13 in colour of flies, apart from some light foxing to FEP, a very clean copy in the original green cloth, gilt title to upper boards. .A classic work on fly-tyeing and trout fishing and of fly-fishing entomology. Hampton states that this edition was limited to 1500 copies. [16033]
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Author: WESTWOOD Thomas

The Chronicle Of The Complete Angler Izaak Walton And Charles Cotton Being A Bibliographical Record Of Its Various Phases And Mutations

1883.  W Satchell.  xxii 9 pages, 4 page adverts, large 8vo., occasional pencil lining to blank margins, publishers 1/4 roan over cloth covered boards, some surface rubbing to the spine, this edition with notes and additions by Thomas Satchell. The first was published in 1864, the adverts at the end printed in red and black are for Satchell publications of old fishing books. The book describes 94 editions of the Compleat Angler 1653-1881 Coigney page 383 Appendix B [21408]
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Author: WETZER Charles M.

American Fishing Books

1990.  Meadow Run Press.  Ston Harbour, NJ, USA.  235 pages, 4to., b/w illus, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, a fine copy in dj. A facsimile reprint of the 1950's edition with a new introduction by Henry A Siegel, the best of the reprints. [17007]
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Author: WHEAT Peter

The Fighting Barbel

1967.  1st Edn,.  Ernest Benn.  115 pages, advs, illus with photos and drawings, vg in dj, light surface rubbing to rear flap of dj. Includes distributions by Peter Stone, Richard Walker, Tag Barnes, Carl Forbes etc., a very difficult title to find. [5674]
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Author: WHEAT Peter

The Fighting Barbel

1967.  1st Edn,.  Ernest Benn.  115 pages, advs, illus with photos and drawings, vg in dj, light rubbing to head and tail of spine of dj, surface rubbing to rear flap. Includes distributions by Peter Stone, Richard Walker, Tag Barnes, Carl Forbes etc., a very difficult title to find. [20799]
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Author: WHEAT Peter

Pelham Manual Of River Coarse Fishing

1978.  revised Edn,.  Pelham Books.  181 pages, illus, signed on FEP by Peter Wheat, vg in dj. [6444]
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Author: WHEAT Peter editor

Fishing As We Find It

1967.  1st Edn,.  Warne.  153 pages, illus, pictorial laminated covers, vg+ copy in similar dj, includes contributions from Jim Gibbinson, Fred J. Taylor, David Forbes, Frank Guttfield etc. [20689]
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Author: WHEATLEY Hewitt

The Rod And Line, Or Practical Hints And Dainty Devices For The Sure Taking Of Trout Grayling etc In Five Parts.

2002.  reprint.  Fly Fisher''s Classic Library.  Moreton Hampstead, Devon.  AEG, 9 plates in colour of baits, flies etc. This is one of the de-luxe edition of 25 numbered copies, this being No 6 bound in full dark green morroco with a salmon fly The Captain tied by Bo Nielsen of Denmark and mounted within in the upper board. The book contained in a silk lined dark green drop over box. A fine copy, this edition has a new introduction by David Beazley, first published in 1849. Thomas Westwood noted tyhe book as "Characterised by a mixture of caustic humour and sound practical knowledge" [19117]
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Author: WHEELDON J.P.

Angling Resorts Near London, The Thames And The Lea

1878.  Trubner and Co.  218 pages, advs, some spotting to contents, cracking to end paper hinges, original brown cloth with gilt fishing scene to upper boards, head and tail of spine chipped, some darkening to cloth, gilt a little dull on spine, g+.. [19365]
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Author: WHEELDON J.P.

Angling Resorts Near London, The Thames And The Lea

1878.  Trubner and Co.  218 pages, advs, recased in the original brown cloth with gilt fishing scene to upper boards, darkening to cloth, gilt a little dull on spine. [10815]
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Author: WHEELDON J.P.

Sporting Facts And Fancies

1894.  1st Edn,.  261 pages + adverts, publishers light blue cloth, vg, articles on fishing and shooting including roach, carp, pike fishing. [9204]
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Author: WHEELDON J.P.

Sporting Facts And Fancies

1894.  1st Edn,.  Edgar S Shrubsole.  261 pages + adverts, publishers light blue cloth, vg, articles on fishing and shooting including roach, carp, pike fishing. [9358]
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Author: WHEELDON J.P.

Sporting Facts And Fancies

1894.  1st Edn,.  Edgar S Shrubsole.  261 pages, advs with advert for Kynoch cartridges to rear board, publishers light blue cloth titled in black, vg, articles on fishing and shooting including roach, carp, pike fishing. Wheeldon was the author of Angling Resorts Near London [12869]
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Author: WHEELEY C.H.

Coarse Fish With Notes On Taxidermy Fishing In The Lower Thames, etc

1897.  1st Edn,.  VIII 268 pages, full page and text illus, green cloth binding, gilt title to upper board, head and spine rubbed, vg-, published in The Anglers Library, and edited by Sir Herbert Maxwell, and F G Aflalo. A practical account of modern methods of taking coarse fish with special regards to the Thames. [9855]
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Author: WHEELEY C.H.

Coarse Fish With Notes On Taxidermy Fishing In The Lower Thames, etc

1897.  1st Edn,.  VIII 268 pages, adv, full page and text illus, bookplate of the Manchester Anglers Assoc. to front paste down, green cloth binding, gilt title to upper board, vg, published in The Anglers Library, and edited by Sir Herbert Maxwell, and F G Aflalo. A practical account of modern methods of taking coarse fish with special regards to the Thames. [12544]
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Author: WHEELEY C.H.

Coarse Fish With Notes On Taxidermy Fishing In The Lower Thames, etc

nd circa 1900.  reprint Edn,.  VIII 268 pages, full page and text illus, green decorated covers, vg, published in The Anglers Library, and edited by Sir Herbert Maxwell, and F G Aflalo. A practical account of modern methods of taking coarse fish with special regards to the Thames. [14342]
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Author: WILCOCKS J.C.

The Sea Fisherman, Comprising the Chief Methods Of Hook and Line Fishing In The British And Other Seas, And Remarks On Nets, Boats, And Boating

nd 1865.  1st Edn,.  Stephen Barbet, Guernsey for the author..  196 pages, 12 pages related advs. upwards of 100 illustrations, bound in contemporary plain 1/2 leather, cloth sides generally darkened and rubbed to edges, g+. Privately printed and published by the author. "The first text book of sea angling and notable as the only early angling book I know to be published in the Channel Islands" rare, David Beazley Bloomsbury Sale 2003 [12715]
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Author: WILCOCKS J.C.

The Sea Fisherman, Comprising the Chief Methods Of Hook and Line Fishing In The British And Other Seas, And Remarks On Nets, Boats, And Boating

1875.  3rd new enlarged and almost entirely rewritten Edn,.  XVI 298 pages, 12 pages advs. illus throughout, some spotting to prelims, original blue cloth with gilt eel basket to upper board, light rubbing to corners of covers, vg-. Describes the fish, tackle, baits etc. [12718]
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Author: WILCOCKS J.C.

The Sea Fisherman, Comprising the Chief Methods Of Hook and Line Fishing In The British And Other Seas, And Remarks On Nets, Boats, And Boating

1875.  3rd new enlarged and almost entirely rewritten Edn,.  XVI 298 pages, 12 pages advs. illus throughout, bookplate and stamp on EP's for the Manchester Anglers Assoc, original blue cloth with gilt eel basket to upper board. [11337]
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Author: WILLIAMS F.T.

The Anglers Pocket Diary And Monthly Guide

1867.  1st Edn,.  unpaginated, publishers limp brown patterned covers, gilt title to upper board, vg. The last few pages show details of fishing stations with cost of return tickets and distances form London issued by a Long Acre tacklemaker. W/S 240 [15398]
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Author: WILLIAMS Russ, CADIEUX Charles L.

The Ways Of Game Fish

1972.  1st Edn,.  Chicago.  326 pages, large 4to., illus with colour plates and drawings and etchings by Bob Hines, Fred Sweny and R.H.Palenski, pictorial end papers, presentation inscription on FEP margins to Rex Wood and signed by both authors, original blue cloth with coloured insert of a fisherman to upper board in worn dj, this edition is published as a collector's edition. [12170]
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Author: WILLIAMSON Captain T.

The Complete Anglers Vade Mecum Being A Perfect Code Of Instruction On The Above Pleasing Science

1825.  reprint Edn,.  Thomas Gosden.  xi 316 pages, advert leaf, 6 engraved plates of tackle, bookplate to front paste down, old rebind using original paper covered boards, new cloth spine, part of old spine label relayed. 1st published in 1808, this edition with new title page and Gosden imprint. Westwood Satchell 241. [14310]
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Author: WILLIS BUND J.

Salmon Problems

1885.  1st Edn,.  VI 215 pages, bookplate of the Manchester Anglers Assoc, a vg copy, the author was chairman of the Severn Fishing Board. [12581]
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Author: WILMOTT Mike

Carp Life

2002.  reprint Edn,.  Essential Products.  Bridgewater.  313 pages, large 8vo., illus with colour photographs and drawings, signed on FEP by Mike Wilmott, fine in dj. ike Willmott has earned himself the reputation of becomining of the country's most successful and highly respected carp anglers of our time. [15341]
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Author: WILSON James

The Rod And The Gun Being Two Treatises On Angling And Shooting

1840.  1st Edn,.  Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh.  XII 10 439 pages, advert leaf, frontis foxed + 8 other engraved plates and text illus, publishers cloth darkened with gilt title and sporting vignette to spine, head and tail of spine rubbed. Between the two treatises is a 10 page list of angling books, "The treatise is much above the ordinary level as a manual" WS 242. [14648]
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Author: WILSON James

The Rod And The Gun Being Two Treatises On Angling And Shooting

1841.  reprint Edn,.  Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh.  VII 468 pages, TEG, engraved frontis, full page engraved plates and text illus, bound by J Larkins in 1/2 tan morroco, sporting motifs to spine, some darkening to the leather, original cloth covers bound in at rear, the fishing extends to 276 pages with a 10 page list of books on angling, the remaining pages cover shooting, and is based on the Oakleigh Shooting Code by the author but with large additions, both treatises appeared in a lesser form in the Encyclopedia Britannica Riling 508 "The treatise of angling is much above the ordinary level as a manual" W.S. 242 [14265]
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Author: WILSON John

Fifty Years A Fisherman, The Autobiography Of John Wilson

1999.  Boxtree.  256 pages, 4to, illus in colour and b/w from photographs and drawings, fine in dj, personal inscription to Len signed by John Wilson, Len is Len Head author of "Tench" and other angling books and articles. [21249]
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Author: WILSON John

A Specimen Fishing Year, John Wilson's Fishing Year

1977.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  159 pages, illus, vg in dj, small chip along top edge of dj 10x10cm of front flap. John Wilson's first book. A year fishing for specimen fish in Norfolk [11015]
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Author: WILSON John

A Specimen Fishing Year, John Wilson's Fishing Year

1977.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  159 pages, illus, a vg clean copy in similar price clipped dj, no other defects. John Wilson's first book. A year fishing for specimen fish in Norfolk [15996]
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Author: WILSON T.K.

The Trout Spinners Companion

1952.  1st Edn,.  Skipton Printers Ltd.  Skipton.  88 pages, published by the author, advs, illus with photographs of baits etc + drawings, pictorial card covers, vg. [15487]
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Author: WILSON T.K.

The Trout Spinners Companion

1952.  1st Edn,.  The Skipton Printers Ltd.  Skipton.  88 pages, advs, illus, pictorial card covers, some soiling to covers, g+. [15669]
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Author: WILSON T.K. (Broughton Point)

The Northern Angler's Handbook

1949.  1st Edn.  The Dalesman Publishing.  1st Edn.  160 page, 12mo., some age browning to contents, signed on the title page "Yours sincerley T K Wilson", pictorial card covers. [21201]
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Author: WINSHIP Bill

Pike Waters, An Expert Guide To Pike Fishing In Great Britain And Ireland

1990.  1st Edn,.  Boydell.  Woodbridge.  142 pages, illus in b/w from photographs, drawings, maps etc, vg+ in dj. [19393]
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Author: WISE Col Hugh D.

Tigers Of The Sea

1937.  1st Edn,.  Dorrydale Press.  New York.  xvi 186 pages, lge 8vo, illus, limited to 950 copies, rear hinge paper cracked. Original light green cloth binding with gilt lettering and shark decorations to upper board and spine fading to cloth G + [5398]
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Author: WOOLLEY Roger

The Fly Fisher's Flies

1948.  2nd Edn,.  The Fishing gazette Ltd.  59 pages, 4mo. illus, vg. This new edition has been revised by the author and includes illustrations of nearly 200 flies. [21210]
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Author: WOOLLEY Roger

The Fly Fisher's Flies

1948.  2nd Edn,.  The Fishing gazette Ltd.  59 pages, 12mo. illus, publishers green rexine binding gilt title to upper board vg. This new edition has been revised by the author and includes illustrations of nearly 200 flies. [19755]
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Author: WORTHINGTON S.and E.B.

Inland Waters Of Africa, The Result Of Two Expeditions To The Great Lakes Of Kenya And Uganda, With Accounts Of Their Biology, Native Tribes And Development

1933.  1st Edn,.  Macmillan.  XIX 259 pages, frontis illus of a "monster nile perch" + 39 b/w plates from photographs, large folding map, publishers brown cloth, vg. Includes chapters on fish, flesh and fowl, primitive fishermen, farming the waters, angling for trout etc., [16072]
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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 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"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.  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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Author: ZOUCH Thomas

The Life of Izaak Walton Including Notes on his Contemporaries

1823.  1st Prowett Edn.  Septimes Prowett.  ii 93 pages, AEG, 20 plates engraved by Gosden + engraved title, some age browning to plates and text, contemporary full calf decorative central blind stamp to front and rear, spine in 5 compartments, red label corner of board showing wear and to head and tail of spine. Coigney 407 [19609]
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