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Author: REIGER George

Profiles in Saltwater Angling. A History of the Sports its People and Places, Tackle and Techniques

1973.  1st Edn,.  New Jersey, USA.  VIII + 470 pages, Lge 8vo. Illus. vg in dj. [1800]
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Author: RENNIE James

Alphabet Of Scientific Angling For the Use Of Beginners

1849.  1st Edn,.  Henry G Brown.  XVI 136 pages, 12mo, text illus, occasional spotting to contents, publishers cloth with gilt title and fishing vignette to upper board. Chapters on the food of fishes, flies of the month, angling for various fish including chub, barbel, pike, carp etc. A reprint of the author's Alphabet Of Scientific Angling with a new title page W/S 176 [11795]
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Author: REYNOLDS W.F.R.

Fly And Minnow Common Problems Of Trout And Salmon Fishing

1930.  1st Edn,.  Country Life.  155 pages, sml 4to, full page plates from drawings + text illus and diagrams, vg in dj [3071]
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Author: RICKARDS Barrie

Richard Walker Biography Of An Angling Legend

2007.  1st Edn,.  Medlar Press.  Ellesmere.  320 pages, illus in b/w from photographs, publishers black cloth, title in silver, fine in dj. [21429]
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Author: RICKARDS Barrie, FICKLING Neville

Zander Including When, Where And How To Catch Them And The Inside Story Of Zander Controversy

1979.  1st Edn,.  174 pages, illus from photographs and drawings, fine in dj. The first book to solely cover the zander. [11656]
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Author: RICKARDS Barrie, FICKLING Neville

Zander Including When, Where And How To Catch Them And The Inside Story Of Zander Controversy

1979.  1st Edn,.  David Charles.  174 pages, black and white photographs and drawings, presentation inscription on FEP signed by Barrie, vg in dj. [19398]
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Author: RICKARDS Barrie, GAY Martin

The Pike Anglers Manual

1987.  1st Edn,.  A.C.& Black.  72 pages, 4to., illus with line drawings, printed card covers, vg. [13489]
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Author: RICKARDS Barrie, WEBB Ray, GAY Martin

Fishing For Big Tench

1986.  revised and enlarged Edn,.  Camden Publishing Co Ltd.  208 pages, illus, vg+ in dj. [15538]
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Author: RICKARDS R B

Fishers On The Green Road

.  The Medlar Press.  Ellsmere.  287 pages, illus by Rebecca Freear + double page map, bound in full green morroco, gilt title to upper board with the author's name in white, blind stamped vignette of a boy with rod. the total limitation was 499 of which 99 are bound in leather. This one (author's copy) out of series, a fine copy. Purchased at auction from The Estate of Baron St John of Fawsley who is thanked in the book [20341]
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Author: RIGHYNI R.V.

Grayling

1968.  1st Edn,.  VIII,104 pages, illus, vg in torn repaired dj. published in the Richard Walker Angling Library [10828]
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Author: RIGHYNI R.V.

Salmon Taking Times

1965.  1st Edn,.  135 pages, illus, forward by Bernard Venables, vg in chipped dj [6027]
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Author: RITZ Charles

A Fly Fisher's Life

1972.  revised enlarged Edn,.  Max Reinhardt.  280 pages, illus, lge 8vo. a near fine copy in dj. personal inscription on dedication page to Jack Thorndike signed and dated "Ritz London Oct 12/72". Thorndike was editor of Trout and Salmon magazine. [3973]
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Author: ROBB James

Notable Angling Literature

n/d circa 1945.  1st Edn,.  229 pages, illus, vg in dj. [7800]
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Author: ROBERTS John

Flyfishing For Grayling

1999.  1st Edn,.  Excellent Press.  Ludlow.  150 pages, illus in colour, limited to 1250 signed and numbered copies, also has a personal inscription on title page signed by John Roberts, fine in dj. [20742]
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Author: ROBERTS John

Flyfishing For Grayling

1999.  1st Edn,.  Excellent Press.  Ludlow.  X 150 pages, AEG, 12 pages of colour illus. A fine copy of the specially bound edition limited to 30 copies signed and numbered by Roberts, bound in full red morroco, gilt grayling vignette to upper board in slipcase. [20744]
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Author: ROBERTS John

The Grayling Angler

1982.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  208 pages, illus with b/w and colour photographs and drawings, personal presentation inscription to title page signed by John Roper, vg in dj. [20741]
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Author: ROBERTS John

The Grayling Angler

1982.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  208 pages, illus with b/w and colour photographs and drawings, fine in dj. [2356]
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Author: ROBERTS Sir Randall H.

The River's Side Or The Trout And Grayling And How To Take Them

1866.  1st Edn,.  VII 120 pages, light browning to page edges, new end papers, original green cloth, gilt fish vignette to upper boards, equipment, methods of fishing, flies etc. [14143]
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Author: ROBERTS Sir Randall H.

The River's Side Or The Trout And Grayling And How To Take Them

1866.  1st Edn,.  VII 120 pages, light browning to page edges, new end papers, original green cloth, gilt fish vignette to upper boards, equipment, methods of fishing, flies etc. [14144]
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Author: ROBERTS Sir Randell H.

The Silver Trout

1888.  1st Edn,.  163 pages, adverts, pictorial covers of silver leaping trout to upper board, vg+ copy. Sporting stories i.e. "A Day Among Pike", "Trout Fishing In The Provinces" also shooting country interest. [9129]
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Author: ROBERTSON W.M.

The Angling Resorts Of Scotland

1933.  1st Edn,.  Edinburgh and Glasgow.  VI 139 pages, adv, rust mark from paper clips on 1/2 title and title margin o/w vg in original paper covers boards. [9775]
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Author: ROBERTSON W.M.

The Angling Resorts Of Scotland

1933.  1st Edn,.  William Hodge and Co.  Edinburgh and Glasgow.  VI 139 pages, adv, pictorial grey paper covered boards, light dust soiling. [15499]
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Author: ROBSON Ken(Editor)

Flyfisher's Progress: An Anthology Drawn from Contributions to the Flyfishers' Journal from those who have made a significant contribution to flyfishing through their published writings over the past century

2000.  1st Edn,.  The Flyfishers Club.  xv -247 pages., large 8vo illustrated with full page plates chapter head-piece plus text drawings by Rodger McPhail. Flyfishers' Club logo Tipped onto the front-end paper handwritten card presenting the book. Bound in blue cloth with gilt Flyfishers' Club logo to upper board. A fine copy [22114]
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Author: ROC

Salmon Fishing Drawn And Lithographed

nd circa 1867.  1st Edn,.  R and A Ackermann.  oblong folio, frontis drawing of "A salmon pool", title page followed by 7 other plates with letter press to lower margin, titles " Striking". "A Critical Moment", "The Run", "The Struggle", "Gaffing", "Triumph" the last plate shows the angler and ghillie returning, some spotting to contents, original printed card covers, cloth spine some dust soiling and surface rubbing, vg. A scarce and what was a fragile title, Westwood notes the copy by title only (186) 1 copy located at the British Library [17083]
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Author: ROGERS Peter

Red Letter Days

1994.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Publishers Ltd.  Ramsbury.  239 pages, illus by John Searl, fine in dj, published as a tribute to Bernard Venables with 48 contributors, i.e. Kevin Clifford; Bob James; Tony Miles; Bob Morris; Bob Mousley, Alan Rawden, Peter Reading, Phil Smith, Peter Stone, Fred Sykes, Peter Wheat and John Wilson. [16126]
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Author: ROGERS Peter

Red Letter Days

1994.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Publishers Ltd.  Ramsbury.  239 pages, illus by John Searl, vg in dj, published as a tribute to Bernard Venables with 48 contributors, i.e. Kevin Clifford; Bob James; Tony Miles; Bob Morris; Bob Mousley, Alan Rawden, Peter Reading, Phil Smith, Peter Stone, Fred Sykes, Peter Wheat and John Wilson. [10730]
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Author: Rogers Peter & Burke Steve editors

THE BOOK OF THE PERCH: BY THE PERCHFISHERS.

1990.  1st Edn.  Oxford Illustrated Press.  Sparkford, Nr Yeovil..  216 pages, 4to illustrated in colour and b/w from photographs maps, and drawings by Luke Bedson. Publishers' green cloth binding a fine copy in dj small chip to head of spine of the dj. Contributions from many excellent perch anglers - Garvan, Miller, Miles, Bailey, Wilson, Taylor, Walker, Wheat, Broughton, Rickards, Guttfield. An important work solely on perch fishing. [22183]
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Author: ROLLETT F.Carr

Angling In New Zealand

nd 1925.  1st Edn,.  Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd.  New Zealand.  159 pages, adverts, full page illus from photographs, map EPs, grey cloth covers, spine evenly faded o/w a vg- copy. Rowlett fished in New Zealand for over 40 years, his book covers the introduction of trout, also where and how to fish. [19965]
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Author: ROLLETT F.Carr

Angling In New Zealand

nd 1925.  1st Edn,.  Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd.  New Zealand.  159 pages, adverts, full page illus from photographs, map EPs, long pencil inscription on FEP relating to the book, grey cloth covers, a vg copy. Rowlett fished in New Zealand for over 40 years, his book covers the introduction of trout, also where and how to fish. [11400]
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Author: ROLLO W.Keith

The Art Of Fly Fishing Practical Hints On The Sport And Choice Of Tackle & Water

1931.  1st Edn,.  H.F and G Witherby.  220 pages, illus from photographs, small publishers label with the Witherby vignette to front paste down (the book is from the Witherby file copies) publishers mustard yellow cloth title in black, a vg+ copy. the dj present but loss to the spine on title and some closed tears. the front flap shows Rollo fishing. the book is the 1931 1st edition, the top of the dj states 2nd edition. [20679]
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Author: ROLT H.A.

Grayling Fishing In South Country Streams

1905.  revised and enlarged Edn,.  Samson, Low, Marston and Company.  x 164 pages, viii advs, 8 full page illus, light spotting to first few pages, blue publisher's cloth, gilt title to upper board. [15456]
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Author: ROLT H.A.

Grayling Fishing In South Country Streams

1905.  revised and enlarged Edn,.  Samson, Low, Marston and Company.  x164 pages, VIII advs, 8 full page illus, some foxing as often found with this title, presentation inscription from "the Author" on FEP, blue publisher's cloth, gilt title to upper board, head and tail of spine rubbed, vg. [10431]
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Author: ROMP Albert

A Romp With Carp

1992.  1st Edn,.  Rompford Publications.  180 pages, illus many in colour, a fine copy in dj. [12507]
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Author: ROMP Albert

A Romp With Carp

1992.  1st Edn,.  Romford Publications.  180 pages, illus many in colour, a fine copy in dj. [15348]
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Author: ROMP Albert

A Romp With Carp

1992.  1st Edn,.  Rompford Publications.  180 pages, illus many in colour, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, a fine copy in dj. [16686]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly Fishers Entomology

1921.  new Edn,.  XIVI,152 pages, illus with extra colour plates, some foxing to contents, this edition edited by Hugh Sheringham with and introduction by him, vg. [4887]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly fishers Entomology Illustrated by Coloured Representations Of The Natural And Artificial insects

1877.  8th Edn,.  Longmans Green ans=d Co.  xvi 132 pages, 24 pages advs, 20 hand coloured plates, light foxing to prelims, original blind stamped cloth, gilt title to upper board, head of spine slightly rubbed, vg. [5309]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly Fisher's Entomology With Coloured Representations of the natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations and Instruction on Trout and Grayling Fishing

1839.  2nd Edn,.  XII 115 pages, coloured frontis of trout and grayling, 19 other hand coloured plates 17 of flies and fly making, small ownership stamp for Grassmere Angling Club to verso of title page, the plates are clean and bright, original blind stamped publishers cloth, light rubbing to very top edge of spine, a vg copy in the original cloth "this edition results from a careful revision of the former and comprehends many improvements" [12121]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly Fisher's Entomology with Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations And Instruction on Trout and Grayling Fishing

1883.  9th Edn,.  XIV 132 pages, 24pp Advert, 20 hand coloured plates, 16 being of flies. Neat name written on top margin of title and verso of frontis, presentation plate on front paste down for "The improvement of middle class education", neatly pasted to FEP, notes on how to look after and handle books, both contemporary with the book, a vg copy in publishers cloth chipped at head and tail of spine. [14650]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly Fishers Entomology With Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations and Instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing

1901.  10th Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  xiv 132 pages, 40pp adverts 19 hand coloured plates, apart from some foxing to the frontis tissue guard a near fine copy in original binding. [5975]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly Fishers Entomology With Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations and Instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing

1901.  10th Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  xiv 132 pages, 20 hand coloured plates, original publishers cloth, a vg bright clean copy with Keith Rollo's bookplate some occasional underlining to text vg [12112]
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Author: RONALDS Alfred

The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

1921.  rep Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  XLVI 151 pages, illus, with extra colour plates, edited with a new introduction by H.T.Sheringham, spotting to closed page edges and prelims, o/w vg. [7497]
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Author: ROOPER George

The Autobiography Of A Salmon

1886.  new Edn,.  J S Virtue & Co.  80 pages, original pictorial printed paper covers with adverts to rear, spine chipped g+, the life of a Tweed salmon. Unusual to find in the original paper covers. [6495]
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Author: ROOPER George

The Life Of A Salmon, The Autobiography Of The Late Salmo Salar Esq. Comprising A Narrative Of The Life, Personal Adventures And Death Of A Tweed Salmon

1867.  4th Edn,.  Day and Son Ltd.  VIII 68 pages, some dust soiling to contents, orange card covers printed in black, some dust soiling, small surface loss to lower margin edge, new matching paper spine. the title first appeared in 1867, a difficult title to find in the original state WS19 [18280]
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Author: ROOPER George

Thames And Tweed

nd 1870.  1st Edn,.  Cassells Petter and Galpin.  141 pages, 16pp adverts, decorative green cloth, vignette to upper board, small circular paper label to spine, covers dust soiled, g+. Includes coarse fishing [12586]
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Author: ROSCOE E.S.

Rambles With A Fishing Rod

1883.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Sons.  V1 152 pages, original cloth with large angling vignette in black to upper board, Fishing in Bavaria, Normandy, Ireland, France and Germany etc. including pike in the Black Forest, Connemara etc. [14146]
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Author: ROUTLEDGE G.

Routledge's Handbook of Fishing

1867.  1st Edn,.  George Routledge and Son.  IV 59 pages, advert leaf, text illus, end paper adverts for Routledge books, pasted to top margin of front paste down sellers pictorial label, W.M.Richmond dealer in fishing tackle, Chester. Original pictorial blue paper covered boards, rubbing got corners and edges, later cloth spine. W.S.179 [18093]
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Author: RUDD A.J.

The Illustrated Guide To Fishing In Norfolk Waters With Full Information as to Fishing Stations, Bait Distances etc. Bound With The Illustrated Guide To Great Yarmouth Including Southtown, Gorleston, Norwich, Lowestoft, Southwold and Cromer, Also A Full Description Of The East Anglian Broads And The River Fishing

1896.  1st and 13th Edn,.  Jarrold and Sons.  157 pages, 133 pages adverts, frontis, folding maps, text full and folding illus, original 1/2 leather binding with the original spine relayed covers showing some wear, g+. [3084]
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Author: RUSSEL Alex

The Salmon

1864.  1st Edn,.  Edmonston and Douglas.  Edinburgh.  VIII 248 pages, top 7cm of spine split on 1 side and 1 further small chip along same edge, a tight copy. Covers Natural history, declining values of salmon etc [14267]
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Author: SALMON FISHERIES OF SCOTLAND

Report From The Select Commitee On Salmon Fisheries, Scotland Together With The Minutes Of Evidence

1836.  House Of Commons.  X 385 pages, 4to., 14 plates including 5 folding of nets, creasing to 1 plate margin, 3 coloured folding plates of rivers Don, Don, Tay, dust soiling to first few pages, lacking spine, rear board detached, text block tight. Not in Westwood Satchell. [14604]
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Author: SALMONS Stanley

A Bit Of Irish Mist

2005.  1st Edn,.  Medlar Press.  Ellesmere.  111 pages, b/w illus by Scott Adkins, gilt title and silver vignette to upper board, a fine copy. [16424]
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Author: SALTER Robert

The Modern Angler In A Series Of Letters

1811.  2nd Edn,.  133+ pages, 12mo., engraved frontis of hooks, some offsetting to title, name on top margin of title page "Jackson Salter 1877" with pencil note brother of R.S. both of Ostwestry, top edge margin of frontis removed o/w vg in contemporary 1/2 leather binding, the letters to the Rev Morgan Pryse, the first letters (27 pages) relates to the fish, the remainder relate to the flies and their dressings and baits and pastes. Westwood Satchell 186 [13141]
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Author: SALTER T F

The Angler's Guide Being A Complete Practical Treatise On Angling Containing The Whole Art Of Trolling, Bottom Fishing, Fly Fishing And Trimmer Angling Founded On Forty Years Practice And Observations

1815.  2nd edition with considerable additions etc..  for the author by Haines and Turner.  xxxi 317 pages (misprinted 217 pages), pages uncut, full page and text woodcuts, some spotting to full page plates + 6 extra plate added at rear of fish, recent 1/2 tan calf binding with gilt fishing motifs to spine compartments. WS/186 [19379]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Angler's Guide, Abridged For The Use Of Young Anglers: Containing Bottom, Or Float-Fishing; The Art Of Trolling For Jack And Pike; Fly-Fishing And Trimmer-Angling

nd circa 1841.  5th Edn,.  James Maynard.  IV 86 pages, 12mo., frontis + text illus from woodcuts, contemporary ownership plate of G.W.Gent esq, Moyns Park, Halstead to front paste down, pictorial paper covered boards descriptive title and pike vignette in black to upper cover. Publishers advert to rear board, spine chipped with loss. A tight copy in purpose made cloth drop over box leather title label to spine. 1st published in 1816, this is the 1st edition to be published with the author's last additions and corrections. In the preface Salter stated his motive for publishing the book was to enable fishing tackle dealers to sell at a small price to the novice angler a work of real practical information, instead of the numerous catch penny pamphlets on angling which have inundated these shops. WS186. [18349]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Anglers Guide Abridged For The Use Of Young Anglers Containing The Anglers Progress - The Art Of Trolling For Jack And Pike, And Fly-Fishing

nd circa 1822.  3rd corrected and revised Edn,.  86 pages, 12pp ADV, illus 2 being full pages, dust soiling to contents, original pictorial card cover boards soiled, spine very worn but still a tight copy [4829]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Angler's Guide, Being A Complete Practical Treatise on The Angling: Containing The Whole Art Of Trolling, Bottom - Fishing, Fly-Fishing And Trimmer-Angling

1816.  2nd edition with very considerable additions Edn,.  for the author by Hains and Turner.  XXXI 317 pages, pages mis-numbered 217, 11 full page woodcut plates including 2 maps, 1 folding of the river Lea, text woodcuts, 6 additional plates of fish, foxing to the fish plates. An uncut copy of the large paper edition 8.75" x 5.5", original paper covered boards, later paper spine, old paper label relayed. WS 186. [15725]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Angler's Guide, Being A Complete Practical Treatise on The Angling: Containing The Whole Art Of Trolling, Bottom And Float Fishing, Fly-Fishing And Trimmer- Angling, And For Sea, River, And Pond Fish

1816.  4th edition with very considerable additions Edn,.  XXVI 309 pages, frontis, woodcut of punt fishing, full page and text illus including map of the river Thames, plate of fish closely trimmed just affecting title and 1 page of contents trimmed with loss to 4 page numbers. A clean copy in recent tan 1/2 calf binding, red label. [4076]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Anglers Guide Being A Plain And Complete Practical Treatise On The Art Of Angling For Sea River And Pond Fish, Deduced From Many Years Practice And Observations To Which Is Added A Treatise On Trolling

1933.  8th Edn,.  X11 878 pages, illus with 88 fine woodcuts, 8 being full pages of tackle, folding plan of the river Lea, original printed in green paper covered boards, dust soiled, front joint cracked holding on ties, scarce in the original state. [4478]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Angler's Guide, Or Complete London Angler, Containing The Whole Art Of Angling As Practiced In the Rivers Thames And Lea, And Other Waters Twenty Miles Round London, Founded On Actual Experience With the Art Of Trolling For Jack Or Pike

1814.  1st Edn,.  For the author T Tegg.  XVI 152 pages, frontis of hooks baited for trolling, two other full page plates + text illus, contemporary bookplate for G Chealte?, contemporary 1/2 calf recased with original spine relayed, new title label. Salter who gave his address as Rochester Terrace, Stoke Newington. Salter notes on the title page "I write from practice not from books arrange". the first edition is very scarce. W.S. 186. [16455]
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Author: SALTER T.F.

The Angler's Guide, Or Complete London Angler, Containing The Whole Art Of Angling As Practiced In the Rivers Thames And Lea, And Other Waters Twenty Miles Round London, Founded On Actual Experience With the Art Of Trolling For Jack Or Pike

1814.  1st Edn,.  For the author T Tegg.  XVI 152 pages, frontis of hooks baited for trolling, two other full page plates + text illus. Bound in contemporary full tan calf, a vg copy with only the occasional few fox marks. Salter who gave his address as Rochester Terrace, Stoke Newington. Salter notes on the title page "I write from practice not from books arrange". the first edition is very scarce. W.S. 186. [15910]
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Author: SALTER Thomas Frederick

The Troller's Guide Being A Practical Treatise On The Art Of Trolling; Or, Fishing For Jack And Pike

1830.  2nd with the author''s last corrections and additions Edn,.  John Wicksteed 18 Duke Street.  iv 81 pages, frontis + 28 woodcut illus to text, some occasional spotting top the text. Tipped onto the original blank front end paper an early paper pattern cut out. Bound in later 1/4 tan calf cloth sides by Sangourski and Sutcliffe. The frontis of "Trolling with the gorge" did not appear in the 1st edition. Directions for taking Jack and Pike-Observations on different ways of fishing for Jack and Pike. [12846]
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Author: SALTER Thomas Frederick

The Troller's Guide Being A Practical Treatise On The Art Of Trolling; Or, Fishing For Jack And Pike

1841.  3rd Edn,.  James Maynard.  IV 82 pages, advert leaf, frontis + woodcut illus to text, a very good copy in the publishers printed paper covered boards, upper cover as title page, advert to rear, chipping to paper spine. A tight copy in the original state. An early title solely dedicated to fishing for pike. [15450]
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Author: SAMUEL William

The Arte Of Angling 1577

2000.  1st thus Edn,.  Flyfishers Classic Library.  Ashburton, Devon.  xx 105 pages, TEG, facsimile of the original text. A fine copy bound in simulated leather in slipcase limited to 950 numbered copies includes a preface by Ron Coleby introduction by Carl Otto V. Kierbusch, explanatory notes by Henry L Savage. [15596]
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Author: SAMUEL William

The Arte Of Angling 1577

2000.  1st thus Edn,.  Flyfishers Classic Library.  Ashburton, Devon.  xx 105 pages, TEG, facsimile of the original text. A fine copy bound in simulated leather in slipcase limited to 950 numbered copies includes a preface by Ron Coleby introduction by Carl Otto V. Kierbusch, explanatory notes by Henry L Savage. [19232]
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Author: SAMUEL William

The Arte Of Angling 1577

2000.  1st thus Edn,.  Flyfishers Classic Library.  Ashburton, Devon.  xx 105 pages, TEG, facsimile of the original text. A fine copy bound in simulated leather in slipcase limited to 950 numbered copies includes a preface by Ron Coleby introduction by Carl Otto V. Kierbusch, explanatory notes by Henry L Savage. [19233]
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Author: SANDEMAN Fraser

Angling Travels In Norway

1895.  1st Edn,.  Chapman and Hall.  X11 286 pages, 4to.large paper edition 23 x 29cm, illus by pen, pencil and camera including 4 colour plates of salmon flies and a plate of favourite flies for Norway, light spotting to end papers, contents and plates clean, 1/4 parchment binding over blue cloth, some marking to parchment as often found, paper title label printed in red and black to spine, cloth dust soiled. A tight copy. Sandeman describes fishing techniques, the fish tackle, the rivers including fiords and the year in Norway etc. [16142]
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Author: SANDEMAN Fraser

Angling Travels In Norway

1895.  1st Edn,.  Chapman Hall Ltd.  X 284 pages, illus, 4 in colour of flies, TEG, some spotting to prelims and occasionally to text not affecting plates. Amorial bookplate of R.D.Jackson to front paste down, bound in 1.2 dark red calf by Bickers and Sons, spine faded with surface scratch marks. [19016]
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Author: SANDEMAN Fraser

By Hook And By Crook

1892.  1st Edn,.  Henry Sotheran.  VIII + 255 pages, TEG, illus including 6 in colour of flies, vg, in the original cream cloth, gilt title and salmon fly to upper board, some light dust soiling to the cloth, includes pattern of salmon flies, tackle, wading etc., also Thames trout, chub fishing on the Thames, difficult to find in the original binding in vg condition. The colour plates of flies are particularly fine. [19961]
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Author: SANDEMAN Fraser

By Hook And By Crook

1892.  1st Edn,.  Henry Sotheran.  VIII + 255 pages, TEG, illus including 6 in colour of flies, angling bookplate to front paste down, some spotting to EP's, front hinge paper cracked but still a tight copy, light dust soiling to the cream cloth. Includes pattern of salmon flies, tackle, wading etc., also Thames trout, chub fishing on the Thames, difficult to find in the original binding in vg condition. The colour plates of flies are particularly fine. [19988]
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Author: SAUNDERS James

The Compleat Fisherman a Large and Particular Account, of all the Several Ways of Fishing

1724.  1st Edn,.  printed for W.Mears and S.Tooke.  234 pages, folding frontis showing types of fishing with upper border showing 4 types of fish. A clean copy in later full old style calf with binders ticket, Winstanley, Salisbury. Saunders is the first angling author to mention silk worm gut, Westwood Satchell 189 [18249]
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Author: SAUNDERS James

The Compleat Fisherman a Large and Particular Account, of all the Several Ways of Fishing

1724.  1st Edn,.  printed for W.Mears and S.Tooke.  234 pages, folding frontis showing forms of fishing with upper border of various species of fish, some age browning and spotting to contents, old tide mark to bottom outer corner margin, contemporary signature Francess Revell to blank on title page also contemporary ownership inscription to FEP, "Edward Carlisle his book ex dono ?? do Brookhill Hall in County Nottingham, early bookplate to verso, front free EP, circular plate for Alan Jarvis to front paste down, 8 pages have marginal notes relating to the book and some underlining possible in Carlisle's hand, re-spined with the original boards. Saunders is the first angling author to mention silk worm gut, Westwood Satchell 189 [18248]
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Author: SAUNDERS James

The Compleat Fisherman a Large and Particular Account, of all the Several Ways of Fishing

1724.  1st Edn,.  printed for W.Earl and S.Tooke.  234 pages, folding plate bound after title, browning to title and plate, recently bound in old style 1/2 calf, marbled boards. Saunders is the first angling author to mention silk worm gut, Westwood Satchell 189 [9600]
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Author: SAWADA Ken

The Art Of The Classic Salmon

1989.  1st Edn,.  Otowa, Japan.  197 pages, large 4to., 500 fine colour photographs depicting salmon flies. Introduction by James Hardy and Alan Bramley text in English and Japanese. Signed on title page by Ken Sawada, James Hardy and Alan Bramley. This is number 81 of a limited edition of 100 copies ,the ordinary edition in the same binding is only signed by Sawada. A fine copy in the full black velvet binding leather, insert to upper cover with gilt title, coloured fore edge in the original slipcase with coloured salmon fly and retained in the printed card packing box. "In this book are shown by excellent photography some of the classic salmon flies of bygone days in all of them being truly a work of art" James Hardy. The first 42 flies shown are Sawada's patterns, the other flies are tied to the patterns of Blacker, Fitz-Gibbon, Francis, Kelson, Hardy, Pryce-Tannatt, Hale and Rogan. [13229]
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Author: SAWYER Frank

Nymphs And The Trout, New Applications Of A Technique For Fly Fishing

1958.  1st Edn,.  Stanley Paul.  175 pages, 16 full page b/w plates from photographs, vg in dj, dj has 3x2cm loss to front and rear flap, top spine edge. The 1st edition of classic title. [18419]
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Author: SAWYER Frank

Nymphs And The Trout, New Applications Of A Technique For Fly Fishing

1958.  1st Edn,.  Stanley Paul.  175 pages, 16 full page b/w plates from photographs, vg in good dj, dj has loss to head of spine, some creasing and chipping new in protective removabale sleeve. The 1st edition of classic title. [20804]
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Author: SCHWIEBERT Ernest

Trout

1979.  1st Edn,.  2 Vols, 1745 pages, large 8vo., text and full page illus from drawings and colour photos of fish and flies. Original blue cloth in similar cloth slipcase and still retaining the posting box, box numbered 307 as is the book, a fine copy. This is one of the limited de luxe editions of 750 copies signed and with fly in sunken mount. [13384]
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Author: SCHWIEBERT Ernest

Trout

1979.  1st Edn,.  2 Vols, 1745 pages, large 8vo., text and full page illus from drawings and colour photos of fish and flies. Original blue cloth in similar cloth slipcase, light fading to spine as often. This is one of the limited de luxe editions of 750 copies signed and with fly in sunken mount. [2111]
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Author: SCOTCHER George

The Fly Fisher's Legacy

1974.  facsimile rep of the 1810 Edn,.  Honey Dun Press.  42 pages, hand coloured frontis, limited to 400 of which 380 copies are for sale, 1/4 green leather binding, marbled boards in original box, a fine copy. [12514]
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Author: SCOTCHER George

The Fly Fisher's Legacy

1974.  facsimile rep of the 1810 Edn,.  Honey Dun Press.  42 pages, hand coloured frontis, angling bookplate of Thomas Kelly to front paste down, limited to 400 of which 380 copies are for sale, 1/4 green leather binding, marbled boards in original box, a fine copy. [18513]
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Author: SCOTT Jock

At The Sign Of The Split Cane Some Fishing "Casts" Practical And Otherwise

1934.  1st Edn,.  H.F and G.Witherby.  176 pages, illus, angling bookplate of E.W.F.Sippall to front paste down, a vg+ copy in dj, dj's head of spine chipped. [18102]
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Author: SCOTT Jock

Seatrout Fishing

1969.  reprint.  Seeley Service.  216 pages, b/w illus, fine in dj. Published in the Lonsdale Library Series. [19931]
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Author: SCOTT Robert Lyons

Catalogue of The Scott Collection of Mounted Heads and Specimens of Big Game And Game Fish

nd Ca 1939.  1st Edn.  55 pages frontis portrait of Scott Bound in the publishers ? contrasting cloth blue boards white spine gilt title to upper cover. The catalogue covers a lifetime of hunting from 1908 through to 1938.Represented in his collection of Mounted heads and specimens of animals and fish. Collected on numerous trips to Norway N.W. Rhodesia, The Sudan India Mexico Trinidad Nigeria, Kenya, Canada, Checoslovakia. He lists the Species date shot (caught) locality and measurement. Includes Lion Tiger Buffalo Rhino numerous deer species Ibex plains game tarpon etc Robert Lyons Scott 1871-1939 director and chairman of the family business of shipbuilding and engineering in Greenock Scotland He donated his collection to the McLean Museum & Art Gallery in Greenock on his death in 1939. [21751]
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Author: SCROPE William

Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The River Tweed, With A Short Account Of The Natural History And Habits Of The Salmon

1843.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  XVII 298 pages, 13 lithograph plates, the contents and plates are clean and free of foxing as often found with this title. Bookplate to front paste down bound in near contemporary half tan calf, marbled sides, spine in six compartments with ornate gilt floral tooling, corner of title label chipped, light rubbing to corners and edges. WS 191. [15940]
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Author: SCROPE William

Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The River Tweed, With A Short Account Of The Natural History And Habits Of The Salmon

1843.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  XVII 298 pages, advert leaf, 13 lithograph plates, the contents and plates are clean and free of foxing as often found with this title. Bound in a later fine full green crushed morroco, gilt ruled borders to boards and raised bands on spine, all edges gilt. WS 191. [15527]
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Author: SCROPE William

Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The River Tweed, With A Short Account Of The Natural History And Habits Of The Salmon

1843.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  XVII 298 pages, advert leaf, 13 lithograph plates, some marginal spotting and browning to plates, spotting to 1/2 title o/w contents very clean, original green cloth, gilt otter and salmon vignette to upper board, fishing mermaids vignette to rear boards, both within blind stamped borders, light rubbing to lower corners, vg. WS 191. [14771]
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Author: SCROPE William

Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The Tweed

1991.  1st thus Edn,.  Fly Fisher''s Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  292 pages, 3 colour plates + full page black and white illus, in green 1/4 leather, lacking the slipcase o/w a fine copy of the reprint of the 1843 1st edition. One of the first titles to be published by the Fly Fishers Classic Library. [15815]
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Author: SCROPE William

Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The Tweed

1991.  1st thus Edn,.  Fly Fisher''s Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  292 pages, 3 colour plates + full page black and white illus, in green 1/4 leather, lacking the slipcase o/w a fine copy of the reprint of the 1843 1st edition. One of the first titles to be published by the Fly Fishers Classic Library. [16393]
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Author: SEAMAN Ken

Angling Around Newcastle, Co Down

nd 1965.  Newcastle Trailer Park.  30 pages, advert leaf, illus, pictorial card covers, advert leaf for the trailer park. [15584]
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Author: SEAMAN Kenneth

The Complete Chub Angler

1976.  1st Edn,.  David Charles.  Newton Abbot.  131 pages, Illustrated in b/w from photographs and line drawings. vg in dj, Chapters include: Natural history; Modern chub angling; Baits and ground baits; With fly, lure and spinner; Hunting and surface fishing; Chub in hiding; Float fishing in rivers; Still waters and canals; Still-water fly fishing; In search of specimens; Experience teaches. [3094]
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Author: SEAMAN Kenneth

The Complete Chub Angler

1976.  1st Edn,.  David Charles.  Newton Abbot.  131 pages, Illustrated in b/w from photographs and line drawings. vg in dj, Chapters include: Natural history; Modern chub angling; Baits and ground baits; With fly, lure and spinner; Hunting and surface fishing; Chub in hiding; Float fishing in rivers; Still waters and canals; Still-water fly fishing; In search of specimens; Experience teaches. [22161]
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Author: SEARL John

CHALK STREAM ROACH: THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE.

2009.  1st.  the author.  Ringwood Dorset.  xxiv,187 pages, colour and b/w photographs, b/w illustrations by John Searl. Publishers' green cloth, spine titled in gilt. A fine copy in dust-wrapper. Numbered copy from an edition limited to 1,000 copies. This book covers all aspects of fishing for chalk stream roach, with much material on chalk stream roach by "some of the most successful roach anglers ever to have fished these rivers. [22193]
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Author: SELMAN Paul

Carp Reflections, The Chronicle Of Fifteen Years Of Fishing For Carp

1997.  1st Edn,.  Laneman Publishing.  Dorking.  272 pages, illus by Pete Curtis + photographs, a fine copy in likewise dj. [21532]
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Author: SELMAN Paul

Carp Reflections, The Chronicle Of Fifteen Years Of Fishing For Carp

1997.  1st Edn,.  Laneman Publishing.  Dorking.  272 pages, illus by Pete Curtis + photographs, a fine copy in likewise dj. [20230]
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Author: SELMAN Paul

Carp Tales, A Collection Of Humorous Stories

1998.  Laneman Publishing.  Dorking.  135 pages, illus by Peter Curtis + photographs, fine in dj. [19203]
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Author: SENIOR William

Lines In Pleasant Places Being The Aftermath Of An Old Angler

1920.  1st Edn,.  276 pages, frontis illus of the author, some spotting, vg. [6960]
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Author: SENIOR William

Lines In Pleasant Places Being The Aftermath Of An Old Angler

1920.  1st Edn,.  Simpkin Marshall Hamilton.  276 pages, frontis illus of the author, bookplate to front paste down, browning to prelims, title in black to upper board. [17935]
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Author: SENIOR William and others

Pike And Perch

1900.  1st Edn,.  VIII 279 pages, uncut, large 8vo., full page plates + vignette to title page, limited to 157 numbered copies, published in the Fur Feather and Fin Series, original 1/4 parchment spine, cloth sides, some old marking to the boards and browning to the spine, vg-. Individual volumes are seldom available. [13177]
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Author: SENIOR W.Red Spinner

Near And Far, An Anglers Sketches Of Home Sport And Colonial Life

1890.  new Edn,.  Sampson Low Marston Searle and Rivington.  XV 304 pages, advert end papers, recased in the original printed yellow paper covered boards, sporting scenes to upper cover, original spine relayed, rubbing to corners, lower corner of front board surface loss. Fishing in England mostly, pike and trout, colonial life in Australia, 3 chapters cover fishing, an early reference to lure fishing for barramundi (dunn angling in Australia) [12477]
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Author: SHARP Robert C.

Lets Fish The Clyde

1973.  1st Edn,.  The Motherwell Times.  Motherwell.  79 pages, illus in b/w from photographs and drawings + map, a treatise on the fly and trout fishing on the Clyde, red simulated leather binding, gilt title to upper cover with fish motifs, vg+. [21074]
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Author: SHAW Fred G.

The Science Of Dry Fly Fishing And Salmon Fly Casting

1907.  2nd Edn,.  John Murray.  XXI 296 pages, XXXIIpp Adverts, illus, pictorial gilt cover, vg. [5299]
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Author: SHAW Fred G.

The Science of Dry Fly Fishing and Salmon Fly Casting

1907.  2nd Edn,.  John Murray.  XXI 296 pages, XXXII pp adv. Illus. Occasional spotting, pictorial gilt covers, vg. [2992]
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Author: SHEPARD Richard Herne

Waltonia Inedited Remains In Verse And Prose Of Izaak walton

1878.  1st Edn,.  Pickering and Co.  unpaginated pages, pages uncut, bookplate to front past down, vg in the publishers cloth, Coigney 401 [14264]
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Author: SHEPHERD Richard Herne

Waltonia Inedited Remains In Verse And Prose Of Izaak Walton Author Of The Complete Angler

1878.  1st Edn,.  Pickering and Co.  unpaginated, pages uncut, publishers light green cloth . Coigney 1401 [15520]
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Author: SHEPHERD William Herne

Waltonia Remains In Verse And Prose Of Izaak Walton

1878.  1st Edn.  William Pickering.  unpaginated uncut 128 pages, text printed within, decorative border, publishers light green cloth, gilt title to spine vg. [21389]
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Author: SHEPHERDSON Anthony

How To Fish The Suffolk Stour

1960.  1st Edn,.  Putnam.  104 pages, diagrams by Fred J Taylor, inscription on FEP, o/w a vg+ copy in dj. Published in the Fisherman's Choice Series. [16080]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

An Angler's Hours

1905.  1st Edn,.  McMillan and Co.  XII 264 pages, original green cloth, small ink mark? on lower edge of rear board, gilt on spine dull o/w a vg copy. [12476]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

An Open Creel

1910.  1st Edn,.  Methuen.  XII 305 pages, original red cloth with gilt fishing tackle vignette to spine. A vg clean copy of a scarce Sheringham title, includes chalk stream trout, Welsh carp, in praise of chub, the Norfolk broads etc., [12493]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

Elements of Angling

nd 1921.  3rd Edn,.  The Field Press Ltd.  XX 262 pages, advert leaf, dark green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg. [18222]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

Fishing Its Cause Treatment And Cure

1925.  1st Edn,.  Philip Allan and Co.  VII 131+ pages, 14 full page illus by G.E. Studdy and Philip Allan, big game angling bookplate of Jack Reece to front paste down, 1/4 grey cloth backed boards, a humorous look at angling, a vg copy. [16918]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

Trout Fishing Memories And Morals

nd circa 1920.  1st Edn,.  VIII 296 pages, illus, foxing to contents, original grey cloth with decorative covers in blue, vg. [13104]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T.

Trout Fishing Memories And Morals

n/d circa 1920.  1st Edn,.  VIII 296 pages, illus light spotting to title page, crease from fold on 1st 2 pages of preface, pictorial covers dust soiled, vg- [9399]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T., MOORE John C.

The Book Of The Fly Rod

1931.  1st Edn,.  Eyre & Spottiswoode.  xv 173 pages, 4to, this edition limited to 195 copies each copy signed by the artist George Sheringham, this being No 36, colured frontis +3 collotype plates and 8 plates coloured by hand + black and white text illustrations, a vg copy in the original 1/4 vellum over green cloth covered boards in publishers slipcase some marking and repairs to slipcase .A finely produced book ,includes a memoir of Hugh Sheringham who died whilst the book was being edited. [1892]
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Author: SHERINGHAM H.T., MOORE John C.

The Book Of The Fly Rod

1931.  1st Edn,.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  xv 173 pages, 4to, coloured frontis and 3 other full page colour plates + 8 black and white plates by George Sheringham, some fading to very lower edge of boards and head of spine, vg in dj. dj has chipping to head of spine and some small closed tear edges, unusual to find in dj. [17168]
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Author: SHERINGHAM Hugh

An Angler's Hours

1905.  1st Edn,.  McMillan and Co.  XIII 264 pages, light foxing to end paper, original cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper board, small mark on rear board o/w a vg- copy of Sheringham's first book, chapters include "May day on the Exe", "A February Pike", "Three wild days in Wessex" etc. [15501]
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Author: SHERINGHAM Hugh

An Angler's Hours

1905.  1st Edn,.  McMillan and Co.  XII 264 pages, bookplate to front paste down, original green cloth, gilt fishing vignette to upper board, light marking to cloth. [13214]
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Author: SHERINGHAM Hugh

An Angler's Hours

1905.  1st Edn,.  McMillan and Co.  XIII 264 pages, light foxing to end paper, original cloth with gilt fishing vignette to upper board, a vg copy of Sheringham's first book, chapters include "May day on the Exe", "A February Pike", "Three wild days in Wessex" etc. [9853]
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Author: SHERINGHAM Hugh

Elements of Angling A Book For Beginners

n.d. circa 1914.  2nd Edn,.  The Field And Queens (Horace Cox).  xvi 262 pages, 2pp adverts, 2 full page illus, ownership initial "GR" to mtop blank margin of dedication papervdated 14/6/88, publishers olive green cloth, gilt title to upper cover, vg. [21994]
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Author: SHERINGHAM Hugh, MOORE John C.edt

The Book of the Fly Rod

1936.  1st cheap Edn,.  Eyre & Spottiswoode.  xv 173 pages, 4to. Illus coloured frontispiece, 3 fine coloured plates in collotype, 8 plates in monochrome and numerous illustrations in the text,by George Sheringham in colour, FEP removed, vg. [14638]
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Author: SHIRLEY Thomas

The Angler's Museum or The Whole Art Of Float And Fly Containing I The Nature And Properties Of Fish In General, II Rules And Cautions To Be Observed By Young Anglers, III The Choice And Preparation Of Rods And Lines, IV Of Float Fishing And Of Live And Dead Baits V Of Fly Fishing And The Preparation Of Artificial Flies VI An Account Of The Different Sports Of Fish, Their Haunts And Spawning Times, And Sea Foods To Angle For Them VII An Account Of Some Of The Sea Fish, Their Nature, Qualities and the Manner Of Catching Them VIII Particulars Respecting The Laws And Customs Of Angling

nd Circa 1784.  1st Edn,.  John Fielding.  VIII 136 pages, engraved portrait frontis of Mr John Kirby the Celebrated Angler, Keeper of Newgate and died in 1804, woodcut vignette on title, recased in the original full calf boards, showing wear to corners later matching spine. The scarce 1st edition. The 2nd and the 3rd edition Shirley's name disapeared from the title page. Details the rules to be observed by young anglers, the choice and preparation of rods and lines, float fishing live and dead baiting, fly fishing, the preparation of flies, an account of sea fish, the laws and customs of angling. [18962]
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Author: SHIRLEY Thomas

The Angler's Museum or The Whole Art Of Float And Fly, To which is prefixed the sermon of St. Anthony, to a miraculous congregation of fishes.

nd Circa 1790.  3rd Edn,.  John Fielding.  135 pages, (i) advert pages uncut, engraved portrait frontis of Mr John Kirby the Celebrated Angler, , woodcut fish vignette on title Recased retaining the original front and rear grey paper wraps the wraps laid down on later paper. Recent paper spine with printed paper label. Un dated the frontis dated 1784 as all three editions, the advert leaf notes Cooks voyages in 1780, University of Cambridge Libraries gives a date of 1790, The frontis portrait is that of John Kirby, "the celebrated fisherman," who was keeper of Newgate. Details the rules to be observed by young anglers, the choice and preparation of rods and lines, float fishing live and dead baiting, fly fishing, the preparation of flies, an account of sea fish, the laws and customs of angling. Westwood & Satchell p. 194 [22118]
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Author: SHRUBSOLE Edgar S.

The Fisherman’s Handbook

1904.  1st Edn,.  John Lane, The Bodley Head.  188 pages, 3pp adverts + text illus including some good illus of tackle, original green cloth, gilt title and fishing reel vignette to upper board. [17937]
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Author: SHRUBSOLE Edgar S.

The Land Of Lakes Being The Midland Railway Company Illustrated Guide To The Sport And Touring Grounds Of Co. Donegal

1906.  2nd Edn,.  William Cate Ltd.  ix 170 pages, lv pages advs many of a sporting nature, numerous text and full page illus from adverts, 9 folding maps, pictorial green cloth, a vg clean copy of a difficult to find book. [19076]
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Author: SIDLEY John

River Piking

1987.  1st Edn,.  Boydell.  Woodbridge.  131 pages, b/w illus from diagrams and photographs, fine in price clipped dj. Chapters include:- King of the river; Location of river pike; Tackle; Rigs; Methods; Landing, unhooking, weighing and photography; Feeding times, weather and water conditions; Safety afloat; Rivers and localities [11561]
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Author: SIDLEY John

River Piking

1987.  1st Edn,.  Boydell.  Woodbridge.  131 pages, illus, small note relating to piking written to margin of page 1, o/w vg+ in dj, Chapters include:- King of the river; Location of river pike; Tackle; Rigs; Methods; Landing, unhooking, weighing and photography; Feeding times, weather and water conditions; Safety afloat; Rivers and localities. [11562]
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Author: SIDLEY John

River Piking

1987.  1st Edn,.  The Boydell Press.  Woodbridge.  131 pages, b/w illus from diagrams and photographs, fine in price clipped dj. Chapters include:- King of the river; Location of river pike; Tackle; Rigs; Methods; Landing, unhooking, weighing and photography; Feeding times, weather and water conditions; Safety afloat; Rivers and localities. [5550]
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Author: SILVER DOCTOR

Angling From Many Angles

nd circa 1946.  1st Edn,.  Mrs E G Lewis-Smith.  Bournemouth.  xi261 pages, frontis illus + 11 full page illus, vg. Chapter on New Zealand fish a 50lb salmon, pike in Connemara, chub angling, salmon, pike etc., [1223]
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Author: SIMEON Cornwall

Stray Notes On Fishing And Natural History

1860.  1st Edn,.  Macmillan and Co.  Cambridge.  XX 263 pages, frontis illus of fishing quarters Argyleshire, some spotting to contents, recased in the publisher's green cloth. The book is in 2 parts, the first 141 pages is entitled fishing includes spinning for pike, how to catch carp, flies, sea fishing etc. Second part entitled Natural History. Westwood and Satchell 195 "A work of much interest". [14926]
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Author: SIMEON Cornwall

Stray Notes On Fishing And Natural History

1860.  1st Edn,.  Macmillan and Co.  Cambridge.  XX 263 pages, 24pp adverts, frontis illus of fishing quarters Argyleshire, publisher's brown cloth, gilt vignette of dog catching a fish to upper board, vg. The book is in 2 parts, the first 141 pages is entitled fishing includes spinning for pike, how to catch carp, flies, sea fishing etc. Second part entitled Natural History. Westwood and Satchell 195 "A work of much interest". [15502]
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Author: SIMPSON R.C.

Dry Fly Fishing For Beginners

1929.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  85 pages, text illus, pasted to FEP a card with 33 dry flys with flys names in pencil. To rear end paper a similar card with 6 may flys, original light blue covers in dj. [17092]
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Author: SINGLETON Bob, WOOD Mick

Barbel Rivers And Captures

2004.  1st Edn,.  Crowood Press.  Ramsbury.  238 pages, 4to., black and white and colour photos, slight discolouration mark on rear board o/w vg+ in dj, individual chapters on barbel waters from small streams to the Avon etc. [15073]
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Author: SINHA V.R.P., JONES J.W.

The European Freshwater Eel

1975.  1st Edn,.  Liverpool University Press.  146 pages, illus with b/w photos + drawings, vg in dj, light rubbing to dj. [15827]
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Author: SKENE Dhu

The Mighty Mahseer And Other Fish Or Hints To Beginners On Indian Fishing

1906.  2nd Edn,.  Madras.  XVI 260 pages, + fishing diary, advert leaf, folding map before title, 25 plates, 21 being of fish and 4 being of flies, tackle etc., slight darkening to spine, a vg+ copy in the original green cloth with printed title in black to front board with fish taking bait in white, scarce title and seldom found in vg condition. [11213]
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Author: SKENE Dhu

The Mighty Mahseer And Other Fish Or Hints To Beginners On Indian Fishing

1906.  2nd Edn,.  Madras.  XVI 260 pages, illus, large folding map, advert leaf, 25 plates of fish and tackle, pictorial green cloth with fishing scene of fish in white following bait, a vg copy of a scarce title. [2838]
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Author: Skues G E M & Hayter Tony

The Way Of A Man With A Nymph, The Nymph Dressings Of G E M Skues

2005.  1st Edn.  Creel Press.  Elstead Surrey.  xix 100 pages, AEG, 2 volumes, one of text, one containing flies both volumes bound in full blue morroco in slipcase. A fine set limited to 55 copies signed and numbered (13) by Timothy Benn the publisher, begun by Donald Overfield and Timothy Benn but publication had to be cancelled due to the death of Overfield. In 2002 the project was reviewed with Tony Hayter using flies tied by the late Jim Nice. The text volume contains an extended essay by Tony Hayter on G.E.M.Skues and the nymph, an excerpt from The Fly Fishers Journal describing a club debate in 1938 on nymph fishing in chalk streams and Skues nymphs and other fly dressings by Overfield. Timothy Benn provided introductory remarks and Kenneth Robson the preface. The fly volume contains 20 flies tied by Jim Nice with an appreciation of Jim Nice by Tony Griffiths. [21217]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Angling Letters Of G.E.M.Skues

1975.  rep Edn,.  Adam & Charles Black.  xv 153 pages, edited by C.F.Walker, ownership name on FEP, fine in dj. [20465]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Itchen Memories

1951.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  xvi 128 pages, illus by Alex Jardine, map end papers, fade mark to head of spine, in worn dj. [19997]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Itchen Memories

1951.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  xvi 128 pages, illus by Alex Jardine, map end papers, fade mark to spine [19772]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Minor Tactics of the Chalk Stream and Kindred Studies

1924.  3rd Edn,.  A & C Black.  XIV 133 pages, Lge 8vo. coloured frontis, neat ownership stamp for Grassington Angling Club, some neat pencil underlining to contents, occasional foxing. [1858]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Minor Tactics of the Chalk Stream and Kindred Studies

1924.  3rd Edn,.  A & C Black.  XIV 133 pages, Lge 8vo. coloured frontis, some occasional spotting to contents, original cloth, vg. [12863]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Nymph Fishing for Chalk Stream Trout

1939.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  ix 135 pages,colour frontis + 2 b/w plates, vg in the publishers brown cloth. Skues thoughts on nymphs and nymph fishing. [2115]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Nymph Fishing for Chalk Stream Trout

1939.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  ix135 pages, colour frontis + 2 b/w plates, vg in the publishers brown cloth. Skues thoughts on nymphs and nymph fishing. [2214]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Nymph Fishing For Chalk Stream Trout

1939.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black Ltd.  ix 135 pages,colour frontis + 2 b/w plates, vg in the publishers brown cloth. Skues thoughts on nymphs and nymph fishing. [7779]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Nymph Fishing for Chalk Stream Trout

1939.  1st Edn,.  Adam and Charles Black.  IX 135 pages, colour frontis, + 1 plate, light foxing to prelims, small ownership sticker to front paste down, vg in worn dj, dj chipped to head of spine. [20036]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Nymph Fishing for Chalk Stream Trout and Minor Tactics of the Chalk Stream

1974.  reprint Edn,.  A and C Black.  244 pages, 2 volumes in 1, ownership name to FEP, vg in dj. [20466]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections, Fugitive Papers of A Chalk Stream Angler

nd 1932.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service and Co Ltd.  473 pages, adv leaf, illus, small bump 2cm to top edge of front board, slight mottling to very outer front board edge, o/w vg.A collection of articles reprinted from The Journal of the Flyfishers' Club, The Field, Fishing Gazette, Salmon & Trout Magazine, the Bulletin of the Anglers' Club of New York, etc [19945]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections, Fugitive Papers of A Chalk Stream Angler

nd 1932.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service and Co Ltd.  473 pages, frontis + 7 full page plates, errata slip, some occasional spotting to contents, publishers olive green cloth, gilt title to upper board, vg. Also includes part of the original dj in the glassine colour illus of a swimming trout. The original dj was very fragile with glassine front flap and paper edges, also included are 2 loose publisher adverts for fishing books. A collection of articles reprinted from The Journal of the Flyfishers' Club, The Field, Fishing Gazette, Salmon & Trout Magazine, the Bulletin of the Anglers' Club of New York, etc [21996]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections, Fugitive Papers of A Chalk Stream Angler

nd 1932.  1st Edn,.  Seeley, Service & Co..  473 pages, adv leaf, illus, long inscription on FEP, fade mark very top of rear cover. A collection of articles reprinted from The Journal of the Flyfishers' Club, The Field, Fishing Gazette, Salmon & Trout Magazine, the Bulletin of the Anglers' Club of New York, etc [4813]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections Fugitive Papers of a Chalk Stream Angler

1932.  1st Edn,.  473 pages, advs, illus some to foxing to first and last few pages, vg. [11349]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections Fugitive Papers of a Chalk Stream Angler

1932.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service and Co.  473 pages, advert leaf, full page and text illus, small ownership stamp to front and rear EP for The Grassington Anglers Club, vg. A collection of articles reprinted from The Journal of the Flyfishers' Club, The Field, Fishing Gazette, Salmon & Trout Magazine, the Bulletin of the Anglers' Club of New York, etc [3009]
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Author: SKUES G.E.M.

Side Lines, Side Lights and Reflections, Fugitive Papers of A Chalk Stream Angler

nd 1932.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service and Co Ltd.  473 pages, adv leaf, illus, slight string mark to rear board, o/w vg.A collection of articles reprinted from The Journal of the Flyfishers' Club, The Field, Fishing Gazette, Salmon & Trout Magazine, the Bulletin of the Anglers' Club of New York, etc [13596]
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