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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly Fisher

1899.  4th Edn,.  Gibbings and company.  72 pages, advs, 10 hand coloured representing 120 natural and artificial flies, a vg+ copy in original green cloth, gilt decoration to upper boards. This edition has a 15 page addendum by John E Miller, Miller states that the 2nd and 3rd editions had a serious fault in the colouring of the flies which he pointed out to the publishers, the result being this edition has a facsimile reproduction of the 1st edition, an important work on the north country fly. [8078]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly Fisher

1899.  4th Edn,.  Gibbings and company.  72 pages, advs, 10 hand coloured plates representing 120 natural and artificial flies, a vg copy in original green cloth, gilt title within ornate fishing decorated frame, large amorial bookplate of Lionel Creswell Burley in Wharfdale. This edition has a 15 page addendum by John E Miller, Miller states that the 2nd and 3rd editions had a serious fault in the colouring of the flies which he pointed out to the publishers, the result being this edition has a facsimile reproduction of the 1st edition, an important work on the north country fly. [19662]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly Fisher

1899.  4th Edn,.  Gibbings and company.  72 pages, advs, 10 hand coloured plates representing 120 natural and artificial flies, ownership inscription to FEP J.P.Reay, Westwood, Leeds. On rear blank 4 ink drawings of flies to gut well drawn, a vg copy in original green cloth, gilt decoration to upper boards. This edition has a 15 page addendum by John E Miller, Miller states that the 2nd and 3rd editions had a serious fault in the colouring of the flies which he pointed out to the publishers, the result being this edition has a facsimile reproduction of the 1st edition, an important work on the north country fly. [18169]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly Fisher More Particularly For Grayling On Umber

1854.  1st Edn,.  Charles Farlow.  58 pages, 2 pages subscribers lists, 10 full page hand coloured plates representing 64 flies + text illus, light spotting to title page and dedication page. A very good copy in the original dark blue blind stamped cloth with gilt title to upper board. A classic work on the making of flies, an indispensable handbook of generations of north country flytyers until well into the 20th century. Jackson was born and lived along the river Yore, a well known grayling river. the first edition is particularly scarce. WS 122. [14760]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly-Fisher More Particularly for Grayling or Umber

1862.  2nd Edn,.  57 pages, subscriber's list, 10 uncoloured engraved plates, original dark blue blind stamped cloth rubbing to head and tail of spine, neat ownership stamp to title page margin, The 1st edition was published in 1854 by Charles Farlow, the 2nd also published by Farlow contains a different title page, noted on the title page 'price, with coloured plates 7s,6d, plain .......5s'. A difficult title to find in the early edition, an important title on north country flies. [11464]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly-Fisher More Particularly for Grayling or Umber

1880.  3rd Edn,.  57 pages, subscriber's list, 10 full page plates depicting 64 hand coloured examples of flies, inner hinge paper cracked, o/w a very clean bright copy with gilt title to upper covers. [2083]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly-Fisher More Particularly for Grayling or Umber

1880.  3rd Edn,.  John Slark.  Leeds.  57 pages, 10 full page plates depicting 64 hand coloured examples of flies, light spotting to title and last page, Re-cased in the publishers green cloth with gilt title to upper boards, vg. "Jackson and Theakston works were the indispensable handbook of generations of North country flytyers" (Magee fly fishing north country traditions) Westwood 123 [12652]
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Author: JACKSON John

The Practical Fly-Fisher More Particularly for Grayling or Umber

1880.  3rd Edn,.  John Slark.  Leeds.  57 pages, 10 full page plates depicting 64 hand coloured examples of flies, contents clean and fresh, pencil name TETLEY on front fly leaf. Teley of Ligram Bridge appears in the subscribers list, publishers green cloth, gilt title to upper board, old mark lower inner corner and top edge inner corner possibly ink but barely noticeable. "Jackson and Theakston works were the indispensable handbook of generations of North country flytyers" (Magee fly fishing north country traditions) Westwood 123 [16058]
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Author: JACKSON W.S.

Notes Of A Fly Fisher An Attempt At A Grammar Of The Art For Beginners With Hints On Health

1927.  1st Edn,.  Fishing Gazette.  191 pages, AEG, text illus, bound in full brown leather presumably issued as a de-luxe edition, usually found in a rexine binding. [13934]
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Author: JACKSON W.S.

Notes Of A Fly Fisher An Attempt At A Grammar Of The Art For Beginners With Hints On Health

1927.  1st Edn,.  191 pages, text illus, vg in rexine binding. [3694]
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Author: JARDINE Sir William

British Salmonide

1979.  facsimile rep. was first published between 1839 and 1845 in parts. Edn,.  Decimus.  large folio, 12 full page colour plates, text illus, limited to 500 numbered copies, brown morroco binding with leather title to upper boards in original slipcase, a vg copy on what is becoming a difficult book to find, often broken for the fine colour plates. [5403]
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Author: JARDINE Sir William

The Naturalist Library Ichthyology Vol. 1 The Perch Family

1835.  W.H.Lizars.  Edinburgh.  XVII 177 pages, 36+ 4pp adverts, small 8vo., 34 plates, 31 being hand coloured. A clean copy, bound in recent full blue morroco with 2 contrasting leather strips to boards. [16717]
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Author: JENKINS J.Geraint

Nets and Coracles

1974.  1st Edn,.  Newton Abbot.  335 pages, illus, fine in dj. Fishing and design of the coracle [1637]
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Author: JENKS Paul Tight Lines

With Rod & Line In And Around Gloucestershire How, When And Where To Fish

1937.  1st Edn,.  The British Publishing Co.  Gloucester.  48 pages, illus with drawings by J.Camm, pictorial card covers. A vg clean copy, quite scarce. [17110]
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Author: JESSE Edward

An Angler Rambles

1836.  1st Edn,.  318 pages, corners cut from FEP, vg- in original publishers cloth, Thames fishing, trolling in Staffs, the Test etc.VG- [9307]
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Author: JESSE Edward

An Anglers Rambles

1836.  1st Edn,.  318 pages, adverts publishers cloth, vg-. Includes section on the Test, Perch, Pike, Chub, trolling in Staffordshire etc. [3197]
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Author: JESSE Edward

An Anglers Rambles

1836.  1st Edn,.  John Von Voorst.  318 pages, adverts publishers cloth, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to FEP, bound in recent 1/2 dark green morroco, gilt fly and fish tooling to spine compartments, vg. Includes section on the Test, Perch, Pike, Chub, trolling in Staffordshire etc. [16925]
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Author: JOHNSON A.E.B.

Gravel Pit Coarse Fishing

1964.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  96 pages, 12mo., text illus, vg+ in likewise dj, published in the "how to catch them series" [16081]
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Author: JOHNSON A.E.B.

Gravel Pit Coarse Fishing

1964.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  96 pages, 12mo., text illus, vg in dj, dj strengthened to verso of corners and head and tail of spine. [16737]
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Author: JOHNSON Eldridge John

Tarpomania The Madness Of Fishing

1908.  1st Edn,.  Frederick William Stack.  New York.  27 pages, TEG, 4 plates from photos, water silk end papers, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down. Reece held the world record for a 6 gilled shark in the late 1980's, bound in full olive green morroco with gilt leaping tarpon to upper board, inner gilt tooling to boards, spine in 6 compartments, spine fading to brown as usual. [16694]
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Author: JOHNSON Stephen

Fishing From Afar

2004.  1st thus Edn,.  Flyfishing Classic Library.  Moretonhampstead.  xvi 154 pages, adv, TEG, b/w and colour illus from photographs, full bonded leather binding in slipcase, limited to 150 numbered copies. A fine copy, new introduction by Tom Fort and forward by Bill Johnson and some new adverts have been added. Johnson was shot down in 1942 spending the rest of the war in a POW camp, where he wrote this book of reminiscence and instruction on salmon trout and sea trout fishing. [16401]
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Author: JOHNSON Stephen

Fishing From Afar

2004.  1st thus Edn,.  Flyfishing Classic Library.  Moretonhampstead.  xvi 154 pages, adv, TEG, b/w and colour illus from photographs, full bonded leather binding in slipcase, limited to 150 numbered copies. A fine copy, new introduction by Tom Fort and forward by Bill Johnson and some new adverts have been added. Johnson was shot down in 1942 spending the rest of the war in a POW camp, where he wrote this book of reminiscence and instruction on salmon trout and sea trout fishing. [19192]
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Author: JONES J.W.

The Salmon

1959.  1st. Edn,.  Collins.  xvi 192 pages, illus, name on FEP o/w fine in dj. [8213]
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Author: JORGENSEN Poul

Salmon Flies Their Character Style and Dressing

1978.  1st Edn,.  Harrisburg,USA.  256 pages, illus, tipped onto 1/2 title newspaper cutting of obituary of salmon fisher unrelated to the book, o/w vg in dj. [7711]
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Author: Journal

Fly Fishers Journal 1933-34

nd Circa 1935.  44 pages of hand written dated description of days fishing interspersed with hand drawn maps, photographs, cut outs of flies, fish etc. Approx. size 20 cm x 15cm, 8" x 6", bound in black 1/2 leather. A wife's detailed account of fishing excursions beginning April 30th in Derbyshire fishing at Ashford + Twyford Bridge, Makins Bridge etc, the rivers Maun Medon etc approx 28 pages. September fishing at Ullaapoll Sutherland, Lazonby, starting again in May 1934 back in Derbyshire at the same spots, August fishing Breconshire etc. the diary details weather and river conditions, flies, the fish etc. includes a loose school report from Cavendish School, Matlock for 1907 for Arthur Guy Wall + a loose photo presumably of Wall in uniform. A well put together diary of fishing in England before the war. [21243]
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Author: J.S. (JOHN SMITH)

The Complete Fisher The True Art Of Angling etc Revised and corrected by W.Wright and other experienced anglers

Circa 1750.  J.Hazard and J.Wright.  London.  First published in 1696 this copy being the 11th edition neither ESTC or Westwood give a firm date for this edition. A rare work in any edition not listed in the Simpson angling library Westwood notes "This minute work by an anonymous writer forms one of the marked features of most angling book collections partly from its merits as a manual, but far more from its rarity only a few copies of the earlier issues having escaped the wear and tear of time" Westwood 181-184 ESTC- R32045 24 mo 11.5 cm x 5cm (iv)- 164 pages wood engraved frontis 8 wood crude wood cuts of fish within text. Loss to top corner of frontis affecting image some loss to lower blank margin slight chipping to lower bottom edge and corner of title page .. Some edge rubbing to corners of text not touching text. Ownership name "John Cotrell" to title page and verso of frontis dated 1773.Tightly bound and recased with new end papers, original boards and part of spine retained. [20807]
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Author: KAPLAN Moise N.

Big Game Anglers' Paradise, A Complete Non Technical Narrative Treatise On Salt Water Game Fishes And Angling In Florida And Elsewhere

1937.  1st Edn,.  Liveright Publishing Corporation.  New York.  XIV 400 pages, coloured frontis + b/w illus from photographs, drawings etc., large folding map + maps, folding chart etc, circular blind stamp to FEP, library of George Reiger, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, cracking to paper front end paper joints, a tight copy blue cloth, gilt title to upper board, top edge red in dj, dj showing some creasing and chipping to top edge. [16924]
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Author: KAPLAN Moise N.

Big Game Anglers' Paradise, A Complete Not Technical Narrative Treatise On Salt Water Game Fishes And Angling In Florida And Elsewhere

1937.  1st Edn,.  Liveright Publishing Corporation.  New York.  xiv 400 pages, coloured frontis + b/w illus from photographs, drawings etc., large folding map, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, blue cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg in dj, dj faded and showing signs of wear. [16870]
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Author: KEENE J.H.

The Practical Fisherman Dealing With The Natural History, The Legendary Lore, The Capture Of British Fresh Water Fish And Tackle And Tackle Making

1881.  1st Edn,.  The Bazaar.  481 pages + adverts, AEG, errata slip, advs, full page illus of fish and numerous text illustrations of tackle etc., spotting to frontis and tissue guards, less so to title page, in the publishers cloth with ornate gilt title, fish vignette within ruled borders to upper board, gilt angler to spine, the cloth clean and the gilt bright, vg. [19708]
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Author: KELSON Geo M.

The Salmon Fly

1895.  1st Edn,.  Published by the author,.  xiv, 510 pages, TEG, xlv adverts, 4to., illus with 8 full page colour plates of flies + text and other illus, publishers maroon cloth with gilt title and salmon fly to upper board within black ruled borders, gilt title and fly to spine, some light even fading to spine, rubbing to head of spine and 2cm of spine top rear hinge. A monumental work with description of around 300 flies. [20331]
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Author: KELSON Geo M.

The Salmon Fly

1895.  1st Edn,.  Published by the author,.  xiv, 510 pages, TEG, xlv adverts, 4to., illus with 8 full page colour plates of flies + text and other illus, vg in publishers unfaded maroon cloth with gilt title and salmon fly to upper board within black ruled borders, gilt title and fly to spine, slight marking to rear board. The cloth is generally faded, rare to find an unfaded copy. A monumental work with description of around 300 flies. [21216]
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Author: KELSON Geo M.

Tips, by the author of The Salmon Fly

1901.  1st Edn,.  by the author.  168 pages, adverts, 4to., full page illus showing casting techniques + text drawings, full page related adverts dispersed though the book and at the end, browning to EP, o/w vg in pictorial gilt covers showing an Edwardian gentleman casting a salmon rod in gilt to upper boards. [19962]
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Author: KELSON Geo M.

Tips, by the author of The Salmon Fly

1901.  1st Edn,.  by the author.  168 pages, adverts, 4to., full page illus showing casting techniques + text drawings, full page related adverts dispersed though the book and at the end, browning to EP, o/w vg in pictorial gilt covers showing an Edwardian gentleman casting a salmon rod in gilt to upper boards. [18497]
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Author: KELSON Geo M.

Tips, by the author of The Salmon Fly

1901.  1st Edn,.  by the author.  168 pages, adverts, 4to., full page illus showing casting techniques + text drawings, full page related adverts dispersed though the book and at the end, browning to EP, paper torn from blank top edge of 1/2 title 5cm x 2.5cm, leaving a corresponding brown mark to top edge of title page, o/w vg in pictorial gilt covers showing an Edwardian gentleman casting a salmon rod in gilt to upper boards. [19002]
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Author: KELSON George M.

The Land And Water Salmon Flies 1886-1902

1993.  1st thus Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  128 pages, 83 colour plates of flies + text illus, 1/4 bonded leather, fine in slipcase, introduction by Ron Colby. [16485]
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Author: KELSON George M.

The Land And Water Salmon Flies 1886-1902

1993.  1st thus Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  128 pages, 83 colour plates of flies + text illus, 1/4 bonded leather, fine in slipcase, introduction by Ron Colby. [19199]
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Author: KELSON George M.

The Salmon Fly, How To Dress It And How To Use It

1995.  centenary Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  IX 540 pages, XIV, adverts, AEG, 8 colour plates showing 52 flies and b/w text drawings, full black leather gilt, centenary motif to upper board, salmon fly to spine in cloth slipcase, limited to 750 copies. A fine copy. the centenary edition has a new extensive introduction by John Buckland. [19230]
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Author: KEMP John

Shooting and Fishing In Lower Brittany, A Complete And Practical Guide To Sportsmen

1859.  XII 239 pages, large coloured folding map of lower Brittany, original blue blind stamped cloth, gilt sporting motif to upper boards, vg. [12917]
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Author: KEMP John

Shooting and Fishing In Lower Brittany, A Complete And Practical Guide To Sportsmen

1859.  XII 239 pages, large coloured folding map of lower Brittany, original blue blind stamped cloth, gilt sporting motif to upper boards, vg. [14662]
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Author: KENNEDY Michael

Trout Flies For Irish Waters

nd circa 1968.  Inland Fisheries Trust.  Dublin.  42 pages, illus, vg in card wraps. [1389]
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Author: KENWORTHY J.D.

A Fisherman's Philosophy

1933.  1st Edn,.  The Whitehaven News Ltd.  Whitehaven.  213 pages, 6 colour plates by the author, green cloth with title in black with standing angler to upper board in dj, dj has loss to head and tail of spine of dj. Much on salmon in Scotland. [17129]
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Author: KEWLEY Charles, FARRAR Howard

Fishing Tackle For Collectors

1987.  1st Edn,.  160 pages, small 4to, illus including colour plates, fine in dj. The history of angling equipment in Europe and USA and provides practical advice for collectors, includes an excellent list of known fishing tackle retailers and manufacturers from the last 350 years. [3100]
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Author: KINGSMILL MOORE T.C.

A Man May Fish

1960.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  192 pages, illus from photographs, ownership stamp on FEP, vg in rubbed dj. A modern classic of Irish fishing. [14912]
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Author: KIRKBRIDE John

The Northern Angler or Fly Fisher's Companion

1840.  2nd issue Edn,.  R Grombridge.  XVI 124 pages, 12mo. engraved frontis of Whetheral Bridge + plate of minnow tackle, in original cloth binding, 6cm split in spine edge, vg-. Includes description of flies including night flies, palmers, lake flies, salmon flies. [2102]
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Author: KIRKBRIDE John

The Northern Angler or Fly Fisher's Companion

1840.  2nd issue Edn,.  R Grombridge.  VVI 124 pages, 12mo. engraved frontis of Whetheral Bridge + plate of minnow tackle, inserted before contents page 2pp contemporary hand written in ink "Index to Kirkbrides angler for Cumberland ??", recently bound in grey paper covered boards retaining original end papers with ownership signature of Leonard Gaskell Pike. Includes description of flies including night flies, palmers, lake flies, salmon flies. [15391]
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Author: KITE Oliver

Elements Of Nymph Fishing

1966.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins Ltd.  94 pages, 12mo, illus, vg in dj, light dusting to dj edges. published in the How To Catch Them series [19994]
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Author: KITE Oliver

A Fisherman's Diary

1969.  1st Edn,.  Andre Deutsch.  221 pages, illus, vg in dj. [3682]
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Author: KITE Oliver

A Fisherman's Diary

1969.  1st Edn,.  Andre Deutsch.  221 pages, illus, vg in dj [4341]
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Author: KITE Oliver

A Fisherman's Diary

1969.  1st Edn,.  Andre Deutsch.  221 pages, illus, vg in dj. [5546]
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Author: KNOX A.E.

Autumns On The Spey

1872.  1st Edn,.  Van Voorst.  171 pages, 4 full page plates by Woolf + text illus, a variant edition where the plates are photographic rather than tinted, some foxing to EP's, original cloth with gilt salmon fishing vignette to upper board, a vg copy. [12128]
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Author: KNOX A.E.

Autumns On The Spey

1872.  1st Edn,.  John Van Voorst.  171 pages, 4 full page plates by Woolf + text illus, first issue where the plates are tinted lithographs, foxing to verso of frontis and title page, age browning to page edges, new FEP, original cloth with gilt salmon fishing vignette to upper board, vg. [15799]
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Author: KOREN AUDUN

Norwegian Fishing Rights And Shooting

1929.  Steenske Boktrykeri Johhannes Bjornstad.  Oslo Norway.  41 pages + 5 pages of adverts illustrated with photographs throughout. Publisher pink card covers printed title to upper cover in green. The contents cover Salmon Fishing, Trout Fishing in the Mountains, Reindeer and Rype Shooting, Moose Shooting, Motor Excursions through Norway, How to Travel to Norway. The booklet seems to be aimed at the American market. The title page gives the postal address for Bennetts travel bureau New York. In the preface the author notes that Zane Grey is to visit Norway in 1929, "we have pleasure of letting Mr Grey and his party some of the very good beats on the Nansen river for salmon fishing". [20623]
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Author: LACY G.H.

The Anglers Handbook For India Being The North Panjah Fishing Club The Anglers Handbook, thoroughly revised and corrected up to dates, with several new chapters and additional information by Dr E. Cretin

1905.  4th Edn,.  Calcutta.  II II II 332 V pages, fishing diary, advs, plates of tackle, 5 folding maps 1 plan before 1/2 title large folding map "The North Punjab Fishing Clubs Anglers Map", old sellotape repair to 1 fold, new FEP pasted onto blank page after 1/2 title drawing of Sathna and Boxs rivers with notes on fishing, some damage to fold also similar map tipped onto last blank; 3 pages of the fishing diary have been neatly folded in envelope pocket pasted onto end paste down. Original brown cloth with gilt fish and title to upper board, vg-. [11326]
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Author: LACY G.H.

The Anglers Handbook For India Being The North Punjab Fishing Club The Anglers Handbook, thoroughly revised and corrected up to date, with several new chapters and additional information by Dr E. Cretin

1905.  4th Edn,.  W Newman and Co.  Calcutta.  VII+II+II+III+313+III+V pages, fishing diary, advs, 13 plates of tackle, 5 folding maps, large nap before title, repair to verso with archive tape also similar repair to 1 other map, bookplate of John McKinley to front paste down. Original brown cloth with gilt fish and title to upper board, a bright copy seldom found in this condition. [15681]
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Author: LADLE Mike, CASEY Harry

Lure Fishing, A New Approach To Spinning

1988.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  128 pages, pictorial card covers. [15044]
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Author: LAKE Richard

Fishing Memories

.  Sampson, Low, Marston & Co Ltd.  illus in b/w from photographs, publishers ice blue cloth, faded on spine and edges, some fade marks to boards. Fishing in England, Canada, Scotland and Ireland and South Africa for trout, salmon etc. [19636]
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Author: LAMB Dana

On Trout Streams And Salmon Rivers

1963.  1st Edn,.  Barre, Massachusetts.  97 pages, illus. limited to 1500 copies, vg copy in rubbed slipcase, author's first book. [2131]
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Author: LAMBERT T.W.

Fishing In British Columbia With A Chapter on Tuna Fishing At Santa Catalina

1907.  1st Edn,.  XV 136 pages, 4pp advs, slight mark to front edge upper board, original green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg, scarce. [11516]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

The Gentle Art

1911.  1st Edn,.  X 303 pages, illus, vg. [9814]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Loch Lomond A Study In Angling Conditions

1931.  1st Edn,.  Glasgow.  XX 340 pages, illus, large folding map, vg. [9969]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Loch Lomond A Study In Angling Conditions

1931.  1st Edn,.  Jackson Wylie and Co.  Glasgow.  XX 340 pages, illus, large folding map, vg. [15451]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Loch Lomond A Study In Angling Conditions

1931.  1st Edn,.  Jackson Wylie and Co.  Glasgow.  XX 340 pages, illus, large folding map, vg in dj, dj has some chipping to edges, small piece missing from centre of spine. [18165]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

A Mixed Basket

1914.  1st Edn,.  Paisley.  178 pages, illus, vg. [4777]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

The Sea Trout A Study In Natural History

1916.  1st Edn,.  Sherratt and Hughes.  XI 219 pages, TEG, large 4to., illus including 9 in colour and 62 black and white illus, foxing to contents as often found, vg. A major work on the subject Lamond was secretary of the Loch Lomond Angling Improvement Assoc., He goes into details of eggs, fry, spawning etc. [17955]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

The Sea Trout A Study In Natural History

1916.  1st Edn,.  Sherratt and Hughes.  Manchester.  XI 219 pages, TEG, large 4to., illus including 9 in colour, foxing to EP's and occasionally to contents, publishers green cloth, gilt title to upper board, top of upper corner bumped, cloth clean and bright, in dj. dj showing loss to head and tail of spine, some chipping to edges, unusual to find in dj. A major work on the subject Lamond was secretary of the Loch Lomond Angling Improvement Assoc., He goes into details of eggs, fry, spawning etc. [16596]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Some Piscatorial Problems Idly Considered

1921.  1st Edn,.  Manchester.  212 pages, inscription on reverse of title page signed by Henry Lamond and dated, original light green cloth mottled on front edge of board. [2164]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Verses Piscatory And Amatory

nk.  62 pages, limited to 250 signed numbered copies, original 1/4 vellum backed board, boards foxed. Unopened copy. VG- [7500]
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Author: LAMOND Henry

Verses Piscatory And Amatory

nk.  Philip Allan and Co.  62 pages, limited to 250 signed numbered copies, original 1/4 vellum backed board, light dust soiling to board edges. [15661]
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Author: LANE A.J.

The Diary Of A.J. Lane, With A Description Of Those Fishes To Be Found In British Waters

1995.  1st thus Edn,.  Medlar Press Ltd.  Ellesmere.  2 Vols, XXIV 130 pages, 12mo, printed from the 1843 manuscript, the 1st Vol gives an insight into the manuscript, followed by the diary itself printed in modern type, bound in red cloth, volume 2 is a facsimile reprint of the manuscript extending to 190 pages with the original illus of fish and flies, a well produced facsimile bound in full leather, both volumes contained in publishers slip case. A fine set. [8836]
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Author: LANE A.J.

The Diary Of A.J. Lane, With A Description Of Those Fishes To Be Found In British Waters

1995.  1st thus Edn,.  Medlar Press Ltd.  Ellesmere.  2 Vols, XXIV 130 pages, 12mo, printed from the 1843 manuscript, the 1st Vol gives an insight into the manuscript, followed by the diary itself printed in modern type, bound in red cloth, volume 2 is a facsimile reprint of the manuscript extending to 190 pages with the original illus of fish and flies, a well produced facsimile bound in full leather, both volumes contained in publishers slip case. A fine set. [14484]
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Author: LANE Dave

An Obsession With Carp

1998.  1st Edn,.  Laneman Publishing.  Dorking.  312 pages, illus from b/w and colour photographs, fine in dj, scarce. [15093]
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Author: LANE Dave

An Obsession With Carp

1998.  1st Edn,.  Laneman Publishing.  Dorking.  312 pages, illus from b/w and colour photographs, fine in dj, scarce. [19455]
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Author: LANG Andrew

Angling Sketches

1891.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  X11 176 pages, adv, TEG, illus including 3 etchings by W. G. Burn-Murdoch, includes chapters on Loch Awe, Loch Leven, a Tweedside Sketch etc., vg [15171]
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Author: LANG Andrew

Angling Sketches

1891.  1st Edn,.  Longmans & Co.  xii 176 pages, adv, TEG, illus including 3 etchings by W. G. Burn-Murdoch, occasional spotting to contents. vg [4661]
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Author: LATHY T.P.

The Angler A Poem In Ten Cantos Containing Proper Instructions In The Art With Rules To Choose Fishing Rods, Lines, Hooks, Floats, Baits And To Make Artificial Flies, receipts for pastes etc

1820.  2nd Edn,.  XXI 234 pages, engraved frontis of an angler, engraved chapter head and tail pieces, vg in recent 1/2 calf, Westwood and Satchell 131 has little good to say of Lathy stating the book has little material by him but is taken from other authors with some modifications and substitutions. [10605]
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Author: LAWRIE W.H.

A Reference Book Of English Trout Flies

1967.  1st Edn,.  Pelham Books.  392 pages, illus, vg in rubbed dj, a history of the English Trout Fly. [16316]
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Author: LEA William

Fishing Reminiscences Of The Late Archdeacon Lea

1892.  Shuttle Office.  Kidderminster.  53 pages, green cloth with gilt title to upper board, light rubbing to spine edges, in the preface by Josiah T Lea the papers are arranged as they were written and he had them published for his most intimate friends and relations. Pencil note on front paste down, 100 copies printed for private circulation. The ten chapters cover, A Day In Connemara; A Day On The Kenmare Blackwater; A Day In Franconia; Fishing In Upper Austria; A Day In Sutherland; A Day At Fairford; Exmoor A Day On The Barl; A Day On The Dee; A Day At Leintwardine; A Day On The Severn. A scarce privately printed title. [14051]
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Author: LEES James A., CLUTTERBUCK Walter J.

Three In Norway

1904.  5th Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  XII 307 pages, full page and text illus from sketches by the author, folding map, publishers light blue pictorial paper covered boards showing an angler reeling in a fish with mountains in the background showing over front spine and rear cover, light rubbing to spine edges and corners and outer edges of boards rubbed. A book often found in very poor condition. the book covers the adventures of three friends, fishing and shooting over the summer, living outdoors and travelling by canoe. [16290]
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Author: LEIGHTON Micheal

Trout Flies Of Shropshire And the Welsh Borderlands

1987.  1st Edn,.  Shrewsbury.  62 pages, published by the author, 4 colour plates of flies + 2 other plates, neat angling bookplate of Jeffery Norton to inner blank, pictorial card cover, limited to 1000 copies signed by the author on the title page. [16179]
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Author: LEITCH A.

A Scottish Fly-Fisher

1911.  1st Edn,.  Alexander Gardner.  Paisley, UK.  214 pages, large 8vo., 11 full page illus by the author including 1 in colour of flies + drawings in text, publishers tan decorated cloth, vg. loch and stream fishing etc. [13965]
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Author: LEITCH A.

A Scottish Fly-Fisher

1911.  1st Edn,.  Alexander Gardner.  Paisley, UK.  214 pages, large 8vo., 11 full page illus by the author including 1 in colour of flies + drawings in text, green decorated cloth, vg. loch and stream fishing etc. [5292]
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Author: LEITCH A.

A Scottish Fly-Fisher

1911.  1st Edn,.  Paisley, UK.  214 pages, large 8vo., 11 full page illus by the author including 1 in colour of flies + drawings in text, green decorated cloth, vg. loch and stream fishing etc. [13952]
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Author: LEITH John Robertson

Angling Streams And Angling Quarters In The Scottish Lowlands With Maps And Plain Directions To Trout Fishers

1859.  1st Edn,.  John Menzies.  Edinburgh.  viii 158 pages, 9 coloured maps 1 folding + folding plates, small 8vo. the folding maps showing baits to one half, split to 1 fold, pasted to verso of title cutting of a poem, An Anglers Welcome To Spring within drawn border, some offsetting through to title page, name to top margin, pencil note to FEP regarding "the Beggers Water", publishers pebbled red cloth, gilt title to upper boards, wear to head and tail of spine. edge chipped to cloth of rear board. A good copy only the contents and covers remain tight. A scarce book, the first part "Chapters For The Young Angler", 2nd and 3rd parts details the fishing spots by rail, where to stay, the fishing, the waters etc. [21251]
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Author: LENNON Tim

Barbel Fishing A Logical Approach

2004.  1st Edn,.  P.I.C.S. Publishing Ltd.  Hermitage.  117 pages, colour and b/w illus from photographs, pictorial card covers. A fine copy. The product of 30 years experience of barbel fishing. [18409]
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Author: LINCOLN Bob

Fifty Years Of Angling In Grimsby And District

nd Circa 1916.  Bob Lincoln.  Grimsby.  124 pages + numerous adverts, 12 full page photographs, publishers cloth some discolouration, but I would think this is due to the quality of the cloth used, vg. An unusual title giving a history of Grimsby and District angling biographer of the anglers, match fishing and the results etc., No copies listed on COPAC. [21410]
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Author: LITTLE Andy

My Passion For Carp

1992.  1st Edn,.  Beekay.  Sandy.  216 pages, b/w and colour illus from photographs, fine in dj. the experience of a top carp angler. [15102]
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Author: LITTLE G

Angler's Complete Guide And Companion Being A Practical Treatise On Angling ..........

1881.  the author.  203 pages, 2 pages advs, AEG, 12 coloured plates representing 76 artificial flies for the months + numerous text illus, bookplate to front paste down for F A Chichester, some very occasional spotting to contents mostly to top edge blank margin, publisher's brown cloth, gilt title to upper board, pictorial river view in black gilt and silver. G Little was the name of a tackle maker in the early 1880's, it was owned by J Richards who wrote this book under the name G Little. Proceeding the index page 164-188 is a catalogue of Giles Little tackle followed by the jurors report at the Great Exhibition relating to G Little + similar for the 1881 Fisheries Exhibition in Norwich. [20950]
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Author: LITTLE G

Angler's Complete Guide And Companion Being A Practical Treatise On Angling ..........

1881.  the author.  203 pages, 2 pages advs, AEG, 12 coloured plates representing 76 artificial flies for the months + numerous text illus, publisher's brown cloth, gilt title to upper board, pictorial river view in black gilt and silver. A vg clean copy. G Little was the name of a tackle maker in the early 1880's, it was owned by J Richards who wrote this book under the name G Little. Proceeding the index page 164-188 is a catalogue of Giles Little tackle followed by the jurors report at the Great Exhibition relating to G Little + similar for the 1881 Fisheries Exhibition in Norwich. [ref: 20529 ] ?340 . [20529]
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Author: LOCH LOMOND

Angling Chart Of Loch Lomond Prepared And Issued By The Loch Lomond Angling Improvements Association Giving General Information As To The Loch And Its Fishing, Gerald F Baird Secretary

1937.  2nd Edn.  Loch Lomond Angling Improvement Assoc..  Helensburgh.  folding map 110cm x 187cm approx. printed in black and green with white highlights, adverts to verso, many angling related, some dust soiling to the adverts, map clean, small tide mark to lower blank corner margin of map. [20863]
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Author: LOCKHART Sir Robert Bruce

My Rod My Comfort

1949.  1st Edn,.  Dropmore Press.  75 pages, 4to., illus with 5 full page wood engraving by J Gaastra. Limited to 550 copies. Original 1/4 vellum backed green buckram boards with gilt motif. vg+ in dj. [3667]
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Author: LOCKHART Sir Robert Bruce

My Rod My Comfort

1949.  1st Edn,.  Dropmore Press.  75 pages, 4to., illus with 5 full page wood engraving by J Gaastra. Limited to 550 copies. Original 1/4 vellum backed green buckram boards with gilt motif. vg+ in dj. [10973]
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Author: LONSDALE LIBRARY

Complete Set

.  1. BROOKE, Geoffrey. Volume I. Horsemanship. The way of a man with a horse. A practical book on horsemanship; veterinary notes by Col. Todd and a chapter on pig-sticking by Arthur Brooke. With over ninety illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1929. 1st Edn 2. TAVERNER, Eric, NALL, G. Herbert & BACON, Alban. Volume II. Trout fishing from all angles. A complete guide to modern methods; a chapter on trout scales by G. Herbert Nall and the legal aspects of fishing by Alban Bacon. With two hundred and fifty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1969. reprint 3. PARKER, Eric, SPRAKE, Leslie, PORTER, Major & others. Volume III. Shooting by moor, field and shore. A practical guide to modern methods. With one hundred and fifty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1929. 1st Edn, inscription on FEP 4. PARKER, Eric, BAZLEY,J.H.R., BRIDGES, Antony & others. Volume IV. Fine angling for coarse fish. With one hundred and fifty-nine illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1930. 1st Edn 5. MYERS, A. Wallis. Volume V. Lawn tennis, its principles and practice. A player's guide to modern methods. With over seventy illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1930. 1st Edn 6. CHAPMAN, A.P.F., FENDER, P.G.H., FRANKLIN, W.B. & others. Volume VI. The game of cricket. With fifty-five illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1948. 1st Edn 7. FREDERICK, Sir Charles, ALDIN, Cecil, ANDREWS, James & others. Volume VII. Fox-hunting. With four colour plates, eighteen reproductions of hunting pictures, forty-five illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1947. reprint, inscription on FEP 8. KNEBWORTH, Viscount, DUFF-TAYLOR, S., MOORE-BRABAZON, J.T.C. & others. Volume VIII. Winter sports. Edited by the Hon. Neville Lytton. With sixty- seven illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1951. reprint 9. WETHERED, Joyce, WETHERED, Roger, DARWIN, Bernard, & others. Volume IX. The game of golf. Stroke play, by Joyce and Roger Wethered; match and medal play, practice, middle-aged golf, watching for profit and famous courses, by Bernard Darwin. History and literature by Horace Hutchinson; golf architecture and green-keeping by T.C. Simpson. With one hundred illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1931. 1st Edn, inscription on FEP 10. TAVERNER, Eric, LA BRANCHE, G.M.L., PARKER, Eric & others. Volume X. Salmon fishing. With three hundred and seven illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1935. 1st Edn 11. KNEBWORTH, Viscount & CHILDS, W. Volume XI. Boxing. A guide to modern methods. With a contribution by W. Childs. With over fifty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1931. 1st Edn 12. PARKER, Eric. Volume XII. The Lonsdale anthology of sporting prose and verse. Edited and with an introduction by Eric Parker. With many illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1932. 1st Edn spotting to covers 13. CROXTON-SMITH, A., BARCLAY, M., BLAINE, G. & others. Volume XIII. Hounds and dogs; their care, training and working; for hunting, shooting, coursing, hawking, police purposes, etc. With over one hundred illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1932. 1st Edn bookplate 14. MAYDON, H.C., GLOUCESTER, Duke of, AKROYD, R. & others. Volume XIV. Big game shooting in Africa. With one hundred and fifty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1932. 1st Edn 15. MARTIN, E.G., IRVING, John, BARNETT, J.R. & others. Volume XV. Cruising and ocean racing. With over five hundred illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1941. 1st Edn 16. BAERLIN, E.M., TOMKINSON, J., SNELL, E. & others. Volume XVI. Rackets, squash rackets, tennis fives and badminton. Edited by Lord Aberdare. With one hundred and fifteen illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1933. 1st Edn 17. COOPER, A.E., SLIGO, Marquess of, PARKER, Eric & others. Volume XVII. Sea fishing. With one hundred and twenty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1956. reprint 18. SPENCER, Sidney, BLANCHET, E.R., BLOCH, Olaf & others. Volume XVIII. Mountaineering. With one hundred and thirty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1950. reprint 19. MILLER, K.M., IRVING, John, ALLEN, H.P. & others. Volume XIX. Motor cruising. With over five hundred illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1935. 1st Edn 20. PARKER, Eric. Volume XX. Game birds, beasts and fishes. Natural history for sportsmen. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1944. Reprint, light browning to boards 21. KIMBERLEY, Earl of, BERESFORD, G., BROOKE, Geoffrey & others. Volume XXI. Polo. With one hundred and ten illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1936. 1st Edn 22. ADAMS, Ena, BROOKE, Geoffrey, CAMERON, L.C.R. & others. Volume XXII. Deer, hare and otter hunting. With forty-five illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1936. reprint 23. CHALMERS, Patrick. Volume XXIII. The history of hunting. With forty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1936. 1st Edn 24. TOWNER COSTER, H.E., PENTELOW, F.T.K. & BUTCHER, R.W. Volume XXIV. River management. The making, care and development of salmon and trout rivers. With ninety illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1936. 1st Edn, inscription on FEP 25. ABERDARE, Lord, ABRAHAMS, Harold, AUSTIN, H.W. & others. Volume XXV. The Lonsdale book of sporting records 1937. With past records and results and many illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1937. 1st Edn, some foxing. 26. PARKER, Eric, WALLACE, Frank & TAVERNER, Eric. Volume XXVI. The Lonsdale keeper's book. Edited by Eric parker and written by well-known keepers, game farmers and with contributions by Frank Wallace and Eric Taverner. With sixty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1938. 1st Edn 27. HOWE, Earl, BERTHON, Peter, CALLINGHAM, L.G. & others. Volume XXVII. Motor racing. With over one hundred and thirty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1947. 1st Edn 28. HAREWOOD, Earl of, RICKETTS, P.E., COATEN, A.W. others. Volume XXVIII. Flat racing. With a colour plate and forty-nine illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1940. 1st Eden 29. ANDREWS, James, BLAND, T.Clifford, BLOCKEY, Robert & others. Volume XXIX. Wildfowling. With sixty-three illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1950. 1st Edn 30. PARKER, Eric. Volume XXX. The history of cricket. With seventy-two illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1950. Reprint, inscription on FEP 31. BORRETT, Norman, LODGE, Peggy, CARNILL, Denys & others. Volume XXXI. Hockey for men and women. With seventy-two illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1955. reprint 32. WILLOUGHBY DE BROKE, Lord, ALLEN, J.A., BROWN, H.A. & others. Volume XXXII. Steeplechasing. Foreword by Lord Bicester. With a colour plate and forty-eight illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1954. reprint 33. DAVIS, S.C.H., BAIRD, George, COOPER, J.A. & others. Volume XXXIII. Motor racing. With over one hundred and forty illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd, 1957. 1st Edn 34. TAVERNER, Eric. Volume XXXIV. Anglers' fishes and their natural history. With two hundred illustrations. London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1957. 1st Edn [20658]
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Author: LORD John Keast

The Naturalist In Vancouver Island And British Columbia

1866.  1st Edn,.  Richard Bentley.  2 Vols, XIV 358 VII 375 pages, engraved frontis to each volume + 9 other full page plates, apart from a few spots of foxing an extremely clean copy in the publishers green cloth with gilt fish vignette to upper board of each volume, the cloth bright and free of defects. Mainly natural history but contains description of game on plains and rockies, with some hunting also some fishing. [14126]
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Author: LUARD G.D.

Fishing Adventures in Canada and USA

1950.  1st Edn,.  Faber and Faber Ltd.  157 pages, full page illus from photographs and text drawings, light blue publishers cloth, vg in dj, dj chipped at head of spine. [19773]
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Author: LUMLEY & DOWELL

Norwegian Angling Elk, Reindeer and Ryper Shootings And Other Sporting Estates For Sale 1914 Season

1913.  16th year of issue Edn,.  Lumley and Dowell.  235 pages, large 8vo., coloured folding map, full b/w page and text illus throughout from photographs, original white pictorial paper covered boards printed in brown with title and river scene to upper board, light dust soiling. The first 162 pages deal with Norway, Sweden etc. Part II lists Scottish Sporting Estates for sale contains some excellent photos of salmon fishing etc. Lumley and Dowell were auctioneers and sporting agents. [20334]
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Author: LUNN Mick Graham Ranger Clive.

A Particular Lunn One Hundred Glorious Years On The Test

1990.  1st Edn,.  157 pages, sml 4to, illus, fine in dj, inscription on title "page to Jim Dyce with a dedication thanking Dyce for his encouragement signed by Mick Lunn, (occasional margin marks in text) thanking Dyce for his encouragement. [9871]
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Author: LYALL J.Watson Edt

The Sportsmans and Tourists Guide to the Rivers, Lochs, Moors and Deer Forests of Scotland Autumn Issue August to September 1908

1908.  36th Edn,.  J Watson Lyall & Co Ltd.  lxii 507 pages includes adverts many are sporting related, large folding map on thin paper showing the railways of England, "Shewing The Great Railway Routes Between England And Scotland" The map has sporting adverts to the margin and woodcut illus. The map of Northern England & Scotland has been torn out leaving only a small section. Publishers pictorial card covers printed in black showing standing stag in a highland scene with title to upper cover, chipping to paper on spine at head and talk, includes the red fold over cloth cover with gilt standing deer, the same illus as the paper cloth. An informative and comprehensive guide detailing lochs, rivers, fishing quarters, tenants of shooting and fishing, index to Scotland, hotels, railway stations etc. + excellent sporting and related adverts. The sporting estates and areas for stalking, shooting, fishing and golf. [21199]
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Author: LYALL J.Watson Edt

The Sportsmans and Tourists Guide to the Rivers, Lochs, Moors and Deer Forests of Scotland Autumn Issue August to September 1914

1914.  42nd Edn,.  J Watson Lyall & Co.  lxiv 502 pages includes numerous sporting advs., many illus, pictorial card covers, some chipping to spine edges and splits, binding and contents remain tight, includes the cloth gilt fold over covers with the same illus of standing stag as in card covers. issued over several years 1873-1915. An informative and comprehensive guide detailing lochs, rivers, fishing quarters, tenants of shooting and fishing, index to Scotland, hotels, railway stations etc. + excellent sporting and related adverts. The sporting estates and areas for stalking, shooting, fishing and golf. [21197]
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Author: MACDONALD A.St.J.

Circumventing The Mahseer And Other Sporting Fish In India And Burma

nd circa 1948.  Bombay Natural History Society.  Bombay.  IX 306 pages, 4 colour plates and 17 black and white plates and 64 text figures, top upper outer corner margin of text block has some creasing, some light browning to contents, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down later dark green cloth binding, title in silver to spine. [16905]
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Author: MACKEACHAN John

The Sport Of Fishing

1923.  1st Edn,.  XVII 302 pages, 17 full page illus, original green cloth, title is black, much on Scottish Loch and river fishing. [7022]
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Author: MACKENZIE Murdo

View of Salmon Fishery of Scotland with Observations on the Natural Habits and Instincts of the Salmon and the Law Affecting the Rights of Parties etc

1860.  reprint Edn,.  182 pages, 14 pages advert, original covers unevenly fading, top of spine chipped, g+. [2333]
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Author: MACKINTOSH Alexander

The Driffield Angler In Two Parts Containing Descriptions Of The Different Kinds Of Fresh Water Fish and the Best Methods of Taking Them in Rivers, Lakes and Fish Ponds With Full Directions Of Many Artificial Flies For Every Month In The Season To Which Is Added Instructions For Shooting, With Rules For The Breeding, Breaking, and Management of Pointers and Spaniels and the Choice of Guns for Game and Wildfowl With a Description of the Forest of Blair in Perthshire belonging to his Grace the Duke of Athol and the Manner of Killing the Deer, also a Short Treatise On Coursing and The Training Of Greyhounds

nd 1806.  1st Edn,.  Gainsborough, printed for the author.  XI 346 pages, engraved frontis, 1 page carelessly opened loss to corner margin and one word, o/w a vg copy bound in recent 1/2 calf with marbled sides, Westwood 138-39, Chute 415 [11229]
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Author: MACKINTOSH Alexander

The Modern Fisher or The Driffield Angler In Two Parts Containing Descriptions Of The Different Kinds Of Fresh Water Fish and the Best Methods of Taking Them in Rivers, Lakes and Fish Ponds With Full Directions Of Many Artificial Flies For Every Month In The Season To Which Is Added Instructions For Shooting, With Rules For The Breeding, Breaking, and Management of Pointers and Spaniels and the Choice of Guns for Game and Wildfowl With a Description of the Forest of Blair in Perthshire belonging to his Grace the Duke of Athol and the Manner of Killing the Deer, also a Short Treatise On Coursing and The Training Of Greyhounds

nd 1815.  2nd Edn,.  Derby.  XII 249 pages, contents leaf, 12mo., vg, recently bound in old style 1/2 calf marbled boards, a difficult edition to find, Chute 45, Westwood Satchell 138. [11007]
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Author: MACKINTOSH Alexander

The Modern Fisher or The Driffield Angler In Two Parts Containing Descriptions Of The Different Kinds Of Fresh Water Fish and the Best Methods of Taking Them in Rivers, Lakes and Fish Ponds With Full Directions Of Many Artificial Flies For Every Month In The Season To Which Is Added Instructions For Shooting, With Rules For The Breeding, Breaking, and Management of Pointers and Spaniels and the Choice of Guns for Game and Wildfowl With a Description of the Forest of Blair in Perthshire belonging to his Grace the Duke of Athol and the Manner of Killing the Deer, also a Short Treatise On Coursing and The Training Of Greyhounds

nd 1815.  2nd Edn,.  Henry Mozley.  Derby.  XII 249 pages, contents leaf, 12mo., bound without 1/2 title in later blue morroco, rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners. Alfred Dessison's copy with his oval leather plate to front paste down, vg-. a difficult edition to find, Chute 45, Westwood Satchell 138. [19385]
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Author: MACKINTOSH Alexander

The Modern Fisher or The Driffield Angler In Two Parts Containing Descriptions Of The Different Kinds Of Fresh Water Fish and the Best Methods of Taking Them in Rivers, Lakes and Fish Ponds With Full Directions Of Many Artificial Flies For Every Month In The Season To Which Is Added Instructions For Shooting, With Rules For The Breeding, Breaking, and Management of Pointers and Spaniels and the Choice of Guns for Game and Wildfowl With a Description of the Forest of Blair in Perthshire belonging to his Grace the Duke of Athol and the Manner of Killing the Deer, also a Short Treatise On Coursing and The Training Of Greyhounds

1821.  3rd Edn,.  Henry Mozley.  Derby.  XII 249 pages, contents leaf, 12mo., woodcut frontis of a seated angler, title page with fishing vignette, re-cased in the original printed paper covered boards with later matching spine, boards dust soiled, corners rubbed. W/S 138 Chute 415. [15483]
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Author: MADDOCKS Kevin

In Pursuit Of Carp And Catfish

1986.  1st Edn,.  Beekay Publishers.  Henlow Camp, Bedfordshire.  un-numbered pages, small 4to., finely illus with colour photographs and water colours by Richard J. Smith, inscription on FEP o/w a fine copy in slipcase. The limited edition of 100 copies, this being No 48 signed by both author and artist. Bound in full brown leather with gilt ruled border, all edges gilt contained in the original slipcase. [11640]
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Author: MALIN Bob

One Last Cast The Diary Of A Carp Fisher

.  1st Edn.  Bounty Hunter Publications.  Flitwick.  xi 296 pages, illus with colour photos, fine in dj, signed on title page by Rob Maylin. [20223]
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Author: MALLOCH P.D.

Life History And Habits Of The Salmon,Sea Trout,Trout and Other Freshwater Fish

1910.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  XVI 263 pages, sml 4to., illus, inscription on 1/2 title, light rubbing to corner edges, grey cloth covers with photo insert, spine dust soiled, vg-. [16286]
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Author: MALLOCH P.D.

Life History And Habits Of The Salmon,Sea Trout,Trout and Other Freshwater Fish

1910.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  XVI 263 pages, sml 4to., illus, bumping to top front corner, lesser so to rear, grey cloth covers with photo inserts, a vg clean copy. [16378]
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Author: MALONE E J

Tying Flies In The Irish Style, Trout And Sea Trout Patterns

2000.  1st Edn.  Smith Settle.  Otley.  227 pages, colour and b/w illus from photographs, copy of letter from Skues to Hanna, fine in dj. [21103]
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Author: MALONE E.J.

Irish Trout And Salmon Flies

1984.  1st Edn,.  Gerrards Cross.  XIV 427 pages, illus, including colour plates of flies, vg in dj. [2561]
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Author: MANSFIELD Kenneth

Small Fry And bait Fishes: How To Catch Them

1958.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  96 pages, text illus, 12mo, small circular tackle shop stamp to rear paste down, vg in dj, dj price clipped, light rubbing to edges but no loss. [18618]
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Author: MARCH J.

The Jolly Angler Or Waterside Companion Containing An Account Of All The Best Places For Angling, The Means Used To Obtain Permission As Well As An Account Of The Different Sorts Of Fish Contained Therein The Tackle, Baits & Other Requisites To Form An Expert Angler With A Correct Description Of Tying Hooks, Making Artificial Flies, Repairing Tackle etc.,

1833.  1st Edn,.  J March, engraver on wood, Effingham Wilson.  vi+ii 196 pages, woodcut frontis of Carthagena Weir showing angler within decorative border + 80 woodcuts by J March, spotting to frontis and title page, original boards, cloth spine title label chipped. The first edition of a popular nineteenth century guide running to seven editions. 18 pages deal with fishing stations on the Thames and Lea also month of the year, fishing tackle, trolling, fly fishing, WS p143 [6400]
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Author: MARCH J.

The Jolly Angler Or Waterside Companion Containing An Account Of All The Best Places For Angling, The Means Used To Obtain Permission As Well As An Account Of The Different Sorts Of Fish Contained Therein The Tackle, Baits & Other Requisites To Form An Expert Angler With A Correct Description Of Tying Hooks, Making Artificial Flies, Repairing Tackle etc.,

1850.  6th Edn,.  J March, engraver on wood, Effingham Wilson.  vi 100 pages, woodcut frontis of Carthagena Weir showing angler within decorative border + 80 woodcuts by J March, 1 page has some dust soiling, angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, publishers blind stamped cloth, vg. 18 pages deal with fishing stations on the Thames and Lea also month of the year, fishing tackle, trolling, fly fishing, WS p143 [16856]
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Author: MARCH J.

the Young Anglers Companion Giving A Description Of The Different Methods Of Angling, The Best Baits And Tackle As Well As The Times And Seasons

Circa 1820.  1st Edn,.  James March.  26 pages, hand coloured frontis "perch angler", coloured engraving of a salmon to title page, 50 text engravings, printed green card cover bound in, front cover being virtually identical as title page, rear cover "remarks for the seasons most favorable to the angler", bound in 1/2 calf raised band, marbled sides. A sixpenny pamphlet includes trolling and the manual of making artificial flies with illustrations. A vg copy of a scarce pamphlet. WS14. [18246]
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Author: MARKHAM Gervase, VENABLES Col Robert

The Pleasure Of Princes Or Good Mens Recreation Together With The Experienced Angler

1927.  1st thus Edn,.  Crescent Press.  XIX 111 pages, spotting to FEP, original 1/4 vellum over paper covered boards, vg in dj. No 94 of a limited edition of 650 copies. A reprint of these 2 early books on angling with a preface by Horace Hutchinson. [4623]
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Author: MARKHAM Gervase, VENABLES Col Robert

The Pleasure Of Princes Or Good Mens Recreation Together With The Experienced Angler

1927.  1st thus Edn,.  Crescent Press.  XIX 111 pages, spotting to FEP, original 1/4 vellum over paper covered boards, vg in worn dj, dj has sections missing but presentable. No 265 of a limited edition of 650 copies. A reprint of these 2 early books on angling with a preface by Horace Hutchinson. [18098]
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Author: MARSTON E.

Thomas Ken And Izaak Walton, A Sketch Of Their Lives And Family Connections

1908.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green.  xxi 220 pages, 22 full page plates + text illus, neat presentation note in ink to top blank margin dated 1910, publishers blue cloth, gilt vignette to upper cover, vg. [21404]
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Author: MARSTON E.M.

An Amateur Angler's Days In Dove Dale or How I Spent My Three Weeks Holiday (July 24 - Aug 14 1884)

1884.  VIII 88 pages, TEG, large paper copy limited to 100, front inner hinge joint cracked, front and rear EP's marked on top edge, card covers with printed vellum covers printed in red and black, light surface rubbing, g+. [12566]
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Author: MARSTON E.M.

An Amateur Angler's Days In Dove Dale or How I Spent My Three Weeks Holiday (July 24 - Aug 14 1884) To Which Is Now Added Dove Dale Revisited 1902

1911.  Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington.  154 pages, small 8vo., illus, spotting to contents, red cloth over boards, title in black. [17960]
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Author: MARSTON E.M. The Amateur Angler.

Fishing For Pleasure And Catching It And Two Chapters On Angling In North Wales

1906.  1st Edn,.  Charles Whittingham and Co.  xii 152 pages, TEG, 12 full page plates + text drawings, contemporary inscription on FEP, original green cloth title in black to upper board, vg. Contains 2 chapters on angling in North Wales by R.B.Marston [12401]
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Author: MARSTON E.M. The Amateur Angler.

Fishing For Pleasure And Catching It And Two Chapters On Angling In North Wales

1906.  1st Edn,.  Charles Whittingham and Co.  xii 152 pages, TEG, 12 full page plates + text drawings, bookplate of W A Foster, Bangor, original green cloth title in black to upper board, vg. Contains 2 chapters on angling in North Wales by R.B.Marston [15544]
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Author: MARSTON E.M. The Amateur Angler.

Fishing For Pleasure And Catching It And Two Chapters On Angling In North Wales

1906.  1st Edn,.  Charles Whittingham and Co.  xii 152 pages, TEG, 12 full page plates + text drawings, original green cloth title in black to upper board, vg. Contains 2 chapters on angling in North Wales by R.B.Marston [16034]
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Author: MARSTON R.B.

Walton And The Earlier Writers On Fish And Fishing

1894.  1st Edn,.  Elliot Stock.  XXV 264 pages, 3pp adverts, spotting to prelims, publisher's green cloth, gilt title and vignette to upper board. [15607]
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Author: MARSTON R.B.

Walton And The Earlier Writers On Fish And Fishing

1894.  1st Edn,.  Elliot Stock.  XXV 264 pages, 3pp adverts, spotting to prelims, publisher's green cloth, gilt title and vignette to upper board. [15608]
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Author: MARTIN Darrel

Micropatterns Tying & Fishing The Small Fly

1994.  1st English Edn,.  Shrewsbury.  306 pages, 4to., well illus, vg+ in dj. [11790]
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Author: MARTIN Darrel

Micropatterns Tying & Fishing The Small Fly

1994.  1st English Edn,.  Shrewsbury.  306 pages, 4to., well illus, vg+ in dj. [9212]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

Coarse Fish Angling

1924.  re-issue of the 1902 Edn,.  XIV 263 pages, illus, original green cloth faded on spine, vg-. [5800]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

Days Among the Pike And Perch Being A Practical Treatise On Angling For Pike And Perch In River, Lake And Stream, By Float, Ledger, And Paternoster. Together With Chapters On The Personal Experiences Of The Author During The Forty-Six Years Of His Angling Career

1924.  reissue,.  Johnathan Cape Ltd.  XVI 151 pages, frontis illus + 12 plates from photographs and drawings of tackles, bookplate to FEP, publishers red cloth, title in black. this edition has a memoir of Martin by Hugh Sheringham. A practical treatise on angling for pike and perch in river, lake and stream. [19375]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

My Fishing ways And Fishing Days; Being a record of experience gathered during forty-six years of an angler's life while fishing for so-called coarse fishes in the waters and streams of sixteen counties and twenty-five rivers

1924.  new Edn,.  IX 175 pages, text illus, old splash mark? to covers, vg-. This edition contains a memorial of Martin by Hugh Sheringham [12489]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

My Fishing ways And Fishing Days; Being a record of experience gathered during forty-six years of an angler's life while fishing for so-called coarse fishes in the waters and streams of sixteen counties and twenty-five rivers

1924.  new Edn,.  Jonathan Cape Ltd.  XVI 75 pages, text illus, inscription on FEP, light crease mark to front board, vg-. This edition contains a memorial of Martin by Hugh Sheringham [16652]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

My Fishing Ways And Fishing Days Being A Record Of Experiences Gathered During Forty-Six Years Of An Angler's Life While Fishing For So-Called Coarse Fishes In The Waters And Streams Of Sixteen Counties And Twenty-Five Rivers

nd Circa 1906.  W. Brendon And Son Ltd.  Plymouth.  XV 190 pages, published for the author, frontis illus + full page and text illus, signed on 1/2 title and numbered 66 by J W Martin 1906, early business card pasted to front end paper. Original green cloth with title and vignette of a fish taking a fly to the upper boards printed in black, slight crease to lower outer corner slight crease on front board. [19376]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

The Nottingham Style Of Float Fishing And Spinning, Being A Treatise On The So Called Coarse Fishes With Instruction For The Capture Including Chapters On Pike Fishing And Worm Fishing For Salmon

1882.  1st Edn,.  Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, Rivington.  VIII 154 pages, 8pp adverts, 8 full page plates, ownership inscription Robert Neville Dec 16 1882, light spotting to contents, original pictorial yellow paper covered boards with title printed in red and black, shows a Victorian gentleman fishing a river with pike lying on grass, rear cover is advert for Alfred Young Manufacturer of superior fishing rods & tackle, yellow cloth spine, spine rubbed with loss to head of spine rubbing to base of spine and board edges. The scarce first edition of Martin's first book, Martin notes in the preface that his book is aimed at the working man, and use the experiences of the Trent angler "the most scientific bottom fisherman in the kingdom", "Please Mr Critic remember, netherless that I am only a poor working man, with a very moderate education" Hampton Rev 196 [18095]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

The Nottingham Style Of Float Fishing And Spinning, Being A Treatise On The So Called Coarse Fishes With Instruction For The Capture Including Chapters On Pike Fishing And Worm Fishing For Salmon

1885.  2nd revised and enlarged Edn,.  Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, Rivington.  VIII 182 pages, 9 full page illus, light rubbing to corners, original pictorial yellow paper covered boards with title printed in red and black, shows a Victorian gentleman fishing a river with pike lying on grass, rear cover is advert for Alfred Young Manufacturer of superior fishing rods & tackle, grey cloth spine. A vg+ copy seldom found in vg condition. [16435]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

Practical Fishing For The So Called Coarse Fish, A Complete Guide To Every Branch Of Float Fishing, Ledgering, Spinning, Trolling, And Line Baiting On River, Lake And Stream

nd 1906.  1st Edn,.  C Arthur Pearson Ltd.  XII 142 pages, advs, text illus, small piece missing from top margin of title page 2cm x 1cm, paper browned as usual, yellow pictorial cloth, vg. [11328]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

The Trent Otter on Coarse Fish Angling Being A Practical Treatise On The Nottingham, The Sheffield, The Thames And The Ouse And Norfolk Styles Of Fishing

nd circa 1908.  1st Edn,.  XIV 263 pages, frontis + 16 full page plates, some foxing particularly to EPs as usual, green cloth with lighter cloth title label to front boards, covers clean, vg. [12472]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.

The Trent Otters Little Angling Book Being Practical, Full Of Hints And Old Experiences, Nottingham, Sheffield, Norfolk and Thames Styles Of Angling In River, Canal, Broad and Pond

1910.  Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd.,.  82 pages, adv, frontis illus + plates of tackle etc. browning to contents, yellow pictorial card covers, rubbing to corners, head, tail and spine chipped, vg. [19359]
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Author: MARTIN J.W.The Trent Otter

Roach, Rudd And Bream Fishing In Many Waters Being A Practical Treatise On Angling With Float And Ledger In Still Water And Stream Including A Few Remarks On Surface Fishing For Roach, Rudd And Dace

1905.  2nd rewritten and enlarged Edn,.  Albert Frost and Sons.  Rugby.  VIII 147 pages, frontis and 4 full page and text illus, original pictorial card covers, slight chipping to paper at head and tail of spine, o/w a vg copy of one of Martin's rarest titles, rarely found in good condition, not in Hampton fishing bibliography. [14108]
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Author: MARTIN Rev James

The Anglers Guide, The Most Complete And Practical Ever Written Containing Every Instruction Necessary To make All Who May Feel Disposed To Try Their Skill masters Of The Art With A Minute Description Of Tackle, baits, Times, Seasons, Fish And The Method Of Cooking Them And All The Places For Angling Within Twenty Miles Of London. The Whole Forming A Compendious Manual For Every Angler. To Which Is Added A Graphic And Laughable Story Entitled The Three Jolly Anglers.

1854.  1st Edn,.  G. Cox.  iv 191 pages, 2 pages adverts, engraved frontis of angler fishing a mill pond, bookplate to front paste down, later 1/2 green morroco binding, cloth sides. Chapter on individual coarse fish with how to catch them when and where, also chapter on the river Lea, Thames, the docks and other places near London etc., teh author alos wrote a guide to the Whitehouse Fishery W/S 148 [19382]
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Author: MASCALL Leonard

A Book Of Fishing With Hooke And Line

1884.  reprint of the 1590 edition thus 1st Edn,.  W Satchell and Co.  X 52 pages, TEG, large 8vo., woodcut illus to text, ownership slip to rear end paper, 1/4 leather binding as issued, vg. One of a limited edition of 200 copies, apparently a fire destroyed many copies ( Elkin Mathews in an advert in Dodds Fishing Rhymes 1913 notes a fire destroying many). WS137 (1590 edition) Hecksher 1344 [8834]
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Author: MASCALL Leonard

A Booke Of Fishing With Hooke And Line

1884.  1st thus Edn,.  W.Satchell and Co.  X 49 (ii) pages, TEG, uncut, square 8vo., text drawings, armorial bookplate to front paste down, publishers 1/2 leather binding. A reprint of the 1590 edition with a preface and glossary by Thomas Satchell, limited to 200 copies, apparently a fire destroyed many of the copies. Elkin Matthews in an advert in Dodds Fishing Rhymes 1913 noted a fore destroyed many copies WS 137, Hecksher 1344. [18498]
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Author: MASKELL Peter

Be My Guest Dick Walker 1914-1985

2010.  Peter Maskell Publishing Service.  Stamford.  107 pages, illus from photographs, a fine copy in dj, limited to 570 copies, signed by Peter Maskell [21425]
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Author: MASON Richard, (A LINCOLNSHIRE CLODHOPPER)

Angling Experiences and Reminiscences

nd circa 1901.  Grimsby News Co Ltd.  Grimsby.  171 pages, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to FEP, blue cloth head of spine chipped, some fading to cloth, vg-. Angling experiences for pike, carp, grayling, barbel etc., mostly in the Midlands [16991]
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Author: MASTERS John

The Compleat Indian Angler

1938.  1st Edn,.  Country Life.  XI 115 pages, 4to. coloured frontis, 16 pages of b/w photo + full page pen and ink sketches of fish, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to FEP, green cloth, vg. [16682]
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Author: MATSON Walter J.

Salmon And Trout Fishing In Ireland The Angler's Pocket Book And Guide

1910.  1st Edn,.  Brown And Nolan.  Dublin.  V11 199 pages, small 8vo, folding map, 6 colour plates of flies, pictorial blue cloth showing a man playing a fish, browning to page opposite plates as usual. the book is in 3 parts Fishing Resorts; Sustainable flies and baits; General information, vg. [17074]
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Author: MAXWELL Herbert

Wild Sports Of The West With Legendary Tales And Local Sketches

1892.  new Edn,.  Simpkin, Marshall, hamilton, Kent & Co.,.  337 pages, TEG, advs, frontis illus "the eagles Cyrie", armorial bookplate to front paste down and angling bookplate of David Pilleau to verso of FEP, some spotting to prelims. Bound in contemporary 1/2 dark green calf, light rubbing to spine edges. First published in 1832 includes salmon fishing, deer stalking, Irish life and legends. [21129]
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Author: MAXWELL Sir Herbert

British Fresh Water Fish

1904.  1st Edn,.  Hutchinson and Co.  VIII 316 pages, 4to., illus with 12 colour plates + b/w and text drawings. Original cloth, gilt title to upper board, gilt title to spine with fish vignette. A vg copy, cloth bright and clean includes notes on fishing. A well produced book Hampton Rev 201 [16578]
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Author: MAXWELL Sir Herbert

Memoirs Of The Month 1st to seventh series

1904, 1907, 1904, 1907, 1909,.  rep, rep, rep, 1st, 1st, 1s, 1st Edn,.  Edward Arnold.  7 Vols, xi 241, xiii 295, ix 290, xii 311, x 304, ix 314, xiii 260 pages, illus with 40 plates from photographs paintings etc., some spotting to contents and closed page edges, quite heavy to first few pages of first series. All volumes finely bound by Hatchards in dark red morroco, top edge gilt, loose unrelated hand related letter on headed paper from Maxwell dated 1897. Maxwell a keen angler and author recounts the year and his observation on natural history angling etc. interspersed with illus over a period of 20 years. Maxwell was the author of Salmon and Sea Trout and How To Propagate and Preserve and Catch Them, editor of The Chronicles of the Houghton Fishing Club 1822, 1908 and Fishing At Home And Abroad. [18490]
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Author: MAXWELL Sir Herbert

Salmon And Sea Trout, How To Propagate, Preserve And Catch Them In British Waters

nd circa 1900.  XII 272 pages, illus 4 in colour of flies, vg in decorative green covers. [619]
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Author: MAXWELL Sir Herbert

Salmon And Sea Trout, How To Propagate, Preserve, And Catch Them In British Waters

nd circa 1900.  rep Edn,.  XII 272 pages, illus 4 in colour of flies, pictorial green covers,vg. [2555]
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