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Author: PISCATOR

Observations On The Public Right Of Fishing By Angle Or Nets In Publicable Navigable Rivers In General And The River Thames In Particular With Notes Historical And Explanatory

1868.  reprint form the 1826 Edn,.  G Cannon.  Marlow.  72 pages, title page a little soiled and chipped at edge, printed wrapper, upper wrapper torn with loss to edges bound in a later paper wrapper. The 1st edition of 1826 is particularly hard to find. An essay on the right of angling on the Thames and other navigable rivers. [14125]
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Author: PISCATORIAL SOCIETY

The Piscatorial Society 1836-1936

nd 1936.  IV 128 pages, TEG, small 4to., coloured frontis + 35 other full page illus, gilt fish vignette and title to upper board, a vg bright copy. [15659]
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Author: PISCATORIAL SOCIETY

The Piscatorial Society 1836-1936

nd 1936.  IV 128 pages, TEG, small 4to., coloured frontis + 35 other full page illus, gilt fish vignette and title to upper board, a vg bright copy. [9076]
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Author: PISCATORIAL SOCIETY

The Piscatorial Society Papers Read Before The Society During The Years 1889-1890

1890.  1st Edn,.  The Hansard Publishing Union.  XXIV 126 pages, AEG, portrait frontis + 1 other plate, bound in the original 1/2 green calf. A collection of seven papers read to the society: The History Of The Society, The Science And Art Of Spinning, The Works Of Francis Francis etc. [15401]
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Author: PLATTS Carter

Grayling Fishing

1939.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  X1 210 pages, illus with 16 plates and 9 line illus, some foxing to contents, bookplate of the Midland Fly Fisher's Library to FEP and front paste down, blue cloth. A detailed description of the grayling and grayling fishing including history, fishing, flies, tackle baits etc. [2178]
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Author: PLATTS Carter

Grayling Fishing

1939.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  X1 210 pages, adverts, illus with 16 plates and 9 line illus, some occasional light spotting, light blue cloth, vg. A detailed description of the grayling and grayling fishing including history, fishing, flies, tackle baits etc. [18064]
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Author: PLATTS CARTER W.

Light Lines and Tight Lines

Circa 1910.  1st Edn,.  Jarrold and Sons.  VII + 243 pages, 5pp adverts, frontis + 15 full page plates from paintings, angling bookplate of E.W.F.Sippall to front paste down, some occasional spotting to contents. Original humorous pictorial cover in 3 colours, some darkening to cloth. Hampton revised 228 [18110]
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Author: PLATTS Carter W.

Modern Trout Fishing

1938.  241, pages, illus, vg+ copy. [9277]
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Author: POWELL Bill

The Grey Geese Call

1956.  1st Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  157 pages, b/w illus from photographs, vg in dj. DJ has chipping to head and tail of spine and small loss 1cm x 3cm to lower rear outer corner. Bill Powell was a professional wildfowler on the Solway Firth. [18365]
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Author: PRACTICAL ANGLER

The Angler's Almanac And Pocket Book or 1854 Being A Handbook And Guide To The Principle Rivers, Lakes, And Fisheries in Great Britain, Ireland and Scotland

1854.  102+ woodcuts pages, advs, frontis + text and full page illus, bound in later plain blue cloth, there were two other issued 1853 and 1855. [12716]
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Author: PRICE Martin

The Anglers Companion, Or Perfect Instructor In That Useful And Pleasing Recreation, Including Every Necessary Instruction As To Baits....... And A Variety Of Other Interesting Information To The Learner As Well As The To The Most Practiced Angler ....... To Which Is Added The Art Of Swimming, Advice To Learners ....

nd Circa 1821.  1st Edn,.  Hodgson.  28 pages, coloured frontis depicting seated angler and boy by river, some dust soiling to contents, date 1821 written to bottom margin of title page, retaining original paper flap to rear bound in later brown thick paper, frontis pulling away from inner hinge joint but tight. The pamphlet contained in 1/4 calf solander box, gilt motifs to spine. A scarce title WS XIII-XIV 172 Heckscher Lot 50. [17139]
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Author: PRIME W.C.

I Go A Fishing

1873.  1st UK Edn,.  Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle.  308 pages, pictorial green cloth, spotting to prelims, gilt title and vignette to upper boards. Trout fishing in Connecticut and New Hampshire. [15471]
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Author: PRIME W.C.

I Go A Fishing

1873.  1st UK Edn,.  308 pages, green cloth, gilt title and vignette to upper boards. Manchester Anglers Assoc. bookplate to front paste down, small circular label to spine, cloth clean and bright, trout fishing in Connecticut and New Hampshire. [12530]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

An Anglers Basket Filled In Sunshine And Shade Through The Space Of Forty Years

1896.  1st Edn,.  Abel Heywood and Son.  Manchester & London.  viii 148 pages, frontis illus of the author, original red cloth, title in gilt to upper boards with a gilt creel and rod, published posthumously [19104]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

An Anglers Basket Filled In Sunshine And Shade Through The Space Of Forty Years

1896.  1st Edn,.  Abel Heywood and Sons.  Manchester & London.  XX 148 pages, frontis portrait of the author, spotting to title page, original cloth with vignette of rod and basket to upper board, clean and bright. [13128]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

An Anglers Basket Filled In Sunshine And Shade Through The Space Of Forty Years

1896.  1st Edn,.  Abel Heywood and Sons.  Manchester & London.  xiv 148 pages, frontis portrait of the author, browning to title page and to frontis tissue guard, publishers dark red cloth gilt title with vignette of rod and creel basket to upper board in black, vg. [19360]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

The Book Of The Grayling Being A Description Of The Fish, And The Art Of Angling For Him, As Practised Chiefly In The Midlands And The North Of England

1888.  1st Edn,.  Goodall And Suddick.  Leeds.  64 pages, 1 page advs, 3 hand coloured plates, 1 being of flies, 1 winter worming tackle, folding frontis of "an October grayling", ownership name to verso front blank end paper "F.C.Lister, Swinton, March 1888", publishers maroon cloth, gilt quotation from Walton to upper cover, slight faded mark to top 2.5cm of board, vg. [19930]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

The Book Of The Grayling Being A Description Of The Fish, And The Art Of Angling For Him, As Practised Chiefly In The Midlands And The North Of England

1888.  1st Edn,.  Goodall And Suddick.  Leeds.  64 pages, 1 page advs, 3 coloured plates, 1 being of flies, 1 winter worming tackle, frontis of "an October grayling", contents clean, large paper edition, bound in recent 1/4 tan calf, raised bands, red title label, vg. In the large paper edition the frontis of the grayling is a single sheet not folded as in the standard edition. [16475]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

The Book Of The Grayling Being A Description Of The Fish, And The Art Of Angling For Him, As Practised Chiefly In The Midlands And The North Of England

1888.  1st Edn,.  Goodall And Suddick.  Leeds.  64 pages, 1 page advs, 3 hand coloured plates, 1 being of flies, 1 winter worming tackle, frontis of "an October grayling", contents clean no browning or chipping, large paper edition, original publishers binding, gilt quotation from Izaak Walton to upper board, light rubbing to base of spine, a vg+ copy. The large paper edition the frontis of the grayling is a single sheet not folded as in the standard edition. [20729]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

North Country Flies

1994.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  xx 159 pages, A.E.G., limited to 55 copies, this being number 28, with "The Eleven Fly" dressed by Annie Douglas in sunken mount of front board, bound in full dark brown morroco in cloth drop over box. [19438]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

North-Country Flies

1886.  2nd Edn,.  63 pages, illus with 12 plates 11 of which are coloured flies, oval stamp for "Chas Farlow & Co" to 1/2 title, armorial bookplate of Compton Bracebridge to front paste down, publishers cloth, light rubbing to head and tail of spine, vg-, first published as Yorkshire Trout Flies [19196]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

North-Country Flies

1886.  2nd Edn,.  Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington.  63 pages, illus with 12 plates 11 of which are coloured of flies, original brown cloth, gilt title and fly vignette to upper board, a vg+ clean copy. First published as Yorkshire Trout Flies [15386]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

Yorkshire, Trout Flies

1885.  1st Edn,.  Goodall and Suddick.  Leeds.  V 63 pages, TEG, 12 full page plates 11 being hand coloured of flies for the months of the year, light foxing to prelims o/w contents and plates are clean, ownership stamp on blank before 1/2 title, memorial bookplate to front paste down for Thomas Trueman Gaff, bound in contemporary half green calf, marbled sides, red title label to spine in 5 compartments with gilt borders with gilt central device, rubbing to edges and corners. 250 copies were published, 200 intended for sale, the other 50 having Pritt's initials on each plate, this book is numbered No 81 in mauve pencil on 1/2 title. These figures were apparently taken from a statesman by the author in the Field. [5706]
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Author: PRITT T.E.

Yorkshire, Trout Flies

1885.  1st Edn,.  Goodall and Suddick.  Leeds.  (viii) -v-63 pages, 12 full page plates 11 being hand coloured of flies for the months of the year, contents and plates free of foxing, rear end paper re-hinged. Publishers green cloth with gilt title to upper board and with a two line quote from Tennyson, vg. 250 copies were published, 200 intended for sale, the other 50 having Pritt's initials on each plate, this book is numbered No 84 in mauve pencil on 1/2 title. These figures were apparently taken from a statement by the author in the Field. [21227]
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Author: PROFUMO David

In Praise Of Trout

1989.  1st Edn,.  Viking.  XXI 90 pages, oblong 4to, illus in colour by Alan James Robinson, forward by Ted Hughes, limited to 100 copies signed by David Profumo and Alan James Robinson, big game angling bookplate to verso blank FEP, 1/4 leather green cloth, gilt title to upper board, a fine copy. [16735]
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Author: PRYCE-TANNATT T.E.

How To Dress Salmon Flies

1914.  1st issue Edn later issue,.  Adam & Charles Black.  xiii 248 pages, 12 full page illus, 8 in colour of flies + text illus, angling bookplate of David Pilleau to front paste down, light blue cloth, gilt title and salmon fly to spine, personal 8 line inscription to FEP signed by Pryce Tannatt. the book is in a purpose made 1/2 red morroco drop over box, gilt fishing motifs to spine. A vg+ copy of an important book on the tying of salmon flies, rarely found signed. [21100]
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Author: PRYCE-TANNATT T.E.

How To dress Salmon Flies

1948.  rep Edn,.  A and C Black.  XIII 248 pages, 12 full page illus, 8 in colour, vg+ in marked dj. [13900]
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Author: PRYCE-TANNATT T.E.

Meditations Of A Middle-Aged Angler

1932.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Son.  IX 293 pages, covers darkened, g+. [18225]
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Author: PRYCE-TANNATT T.E.

Meditations Of A Middle-Aged Angler

1932.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Son.  IX 293 pages, covers darkened, g+. [17093]
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Author: PULMAN George

The Book Of The Axe Containing A Piscatorial Description Of That Stream And A History Of All The Parishes And Remarkable Spots Upon Its Bank

1854.  3rd Edn,.  VI 149 pages, advert leaf, 11 full page tinted plates + text illus, large folding loose map of the course of the Rive Axe, recased in the original publishers blind stamped green cloth, gilt title to upper board, gilt decorated spine relayed. The author notes the previous 2 editions were published 10 years earlier, the title alone is almost the only original feature. It has been his object to trace the Axe from rise to mouth and to describe both, the piscatorial attractions and the striking scenery. Westwood Satchell 173 [13151]
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Author: PULMAN George

The Book Of The Axe Containing A Piscatorial Description Of That Stream And A History Of All The Parishes And Remarkable Spots Upon Its Bank

1875.  4th rewritten and greatly enlarged. Edn,.  Longman and Co.  VI 906 pages, 15 full page illus, large folding map on linen, woodcut illus throughout the volume, foxing to title page and occasionally to text, some age browning to contents, 2cm closed tear to margin of 1 plate, recased in the original pictorial blind stamped cloth with gilt title and vignette of the river to upper board, fishing vignette to spine, the cloth is darkened, light rubbing to corners, original end papers retained, repair to rear end paper, g+. Westwood Satchell 173. [18343]
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Author: PULMAN George

The Book Of The Axe Containing A Piscatorial Description Of That Stream And A History Of All The Parishes And Remarkable Spots Upon Its Bank

1875.  4th rewritten and greatly enlarged. Edn,.  Longman and Co.  vi 906 pages, 15 full page illus, large folding map on linen, woodcut illus throughout the volume, foxing to title page and verso of map and occasionally to text, bookplate to front paste down, bound in the original pictorial blind stamped cloth with gilt title and vignette of the river to upper board, fishing vignette to spine. A title often found rebound or recased due to the heavy text block pulling from the binding. Westwood Satchell 173. [21459]
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Author: PULMAN George

The Book Of The Axe Containing A Piscatorial Description Of That Stream And A History Of All The Parishes And Remarkable Spots Upon Its Bank

1875.  4th rewritten and greatly enlarged. Edn,.  Longman and Co.  VI 906 pages, 15 full page illus, large folding map, woodcut illus throughout the volume, 4cm closed tear to the map, some spotting to title page and blank verso of map, front hinge paper cracked but a tight copy, bound in contemporary 1/2 dark green morroco, gilt decoration to spine, binding clean and tight. Tipped onto FEP a newspaper review of the book dated 1875, pasted to front past down folding memoriam card from the funeral of Pulman in February 1880 at the age of 60. Unusual to find. the map is not laid down on linen as usually found, possibly a presentation binding but there is nothing to prove this. The previous edition was 20 years earlier, the author has accumulated fresh matter to an extent which constitutes a claim for the present edition being almost a new work. Pulman takes the Axe from rise to mouth and to describe the piscatorial attractions and the scenery it flows through. WS173. [19898]
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Author: PULMAN G.P.R.

Rustic Sketches Being Poems On Angling, Humorous and Descriptive In The Dialect Of East Devon

1842.  1st Edn,.  W Bragg.  Taunton.  92 pages, errata + advert leaf, original cloth covered boards, gilt title to upper cover. [19358]
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Author: PULMAN G.P.R.

Rustic Sketches Being Rhymes And "Skits" On Angling And Other Subjects, With A Copious Glossary, And General Remarks On Country Talk

1871.  3rd Edn,.  XXXVI 162 pages, adv leaf, contents clean, recently recased in the original paper covered boards, new cloth spine, boards rubbed, g+. [5592]
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Author: PYE Dennis

The Way I Fish

1964.  1st Edn,.  Peterborough.  71 pages, illus, a vg+ copy in similar dj. pike fishing, Norfolk Broads etc. [20692]
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Author: RADCLIFFE William

Fishing From the Earliest Times

1926.  2nd and best Edn,.  John Murray.  xxi 494 pages, illus, blue publishers cloth, vg. [2956]
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Author: RADCLIFFE William

Fishing From the Earliest Times

1926.  2nd and best Edn,.  John Murray.  xxi 494 pages, illus, gilt vignette to upper cover, light rubbing to edges, vg. [2038]
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Author: RADCLIFFE William

Fishing From the Earliest Times

1926.  2nd and best Edn,.  John Murray.  XXI,494 pages, illus, gilt vignette to upper cover, vg. [19974]
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Author: RANDALL J.

Handbook To The Severn Valley Railway Illustrative And Descriptive Of the Places Along the Line From Worcester To Shrewsbury

1863.  1st Edn,.  Virtue Brothers and Co.  50 pages, 18pp adverts, numerous woodcuts in the text many of river fish, green printed card covers, spine chipped but a tight copy. Randall mentions various fishing spots, fish farming. W/S notes Randall's 1862 volume on the Severn Valley. [15399]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1959.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  xiv 159 pages, Illus, vg in dj. Includes chapters on Victorian and earlier fly-dressers. [1391]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1959.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  xiv 159 pages, 8 plates 6 being in colour, light foxing and ownership signature to FEP, vg in dj. dj head and tail of spine and corners lightly rubbed.Includes chapters on Victorian and earlier fly-dressers. [5284]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1959.  1st Edn,.  A & C Blacl.  XIV 159 pages, 8 illus, 6 in colour, vg in g+ dj; dj creased at head of spine and corners. Includes chapters on Victorian and earlier fly-dressers. [13307]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1959.  1st Edn,.  A and C Black.  xiv 159 pages, 8 illus, 6 in colour, ownership signature to front end paper ,vg in dj. Includes chapters on Victorian and earlier fly-dressers, vg in dj. [3257]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1994.  rep of 1959 Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  xx 159 pages, limited to 950 copies, 8 illus 6 in colour, bound in 1/4 dark blue leather, vg+ in slipcase. [19191]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Mainly About Fishing

1994.  rep of 1959 Edn,.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  xx 159 pages, limited to 950 copies, 8 illus 6 in colour, bound in 1/4 dark blue leather, vg+ in slipcase. [18929]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Rod And Line,

1932.  published in The Life And Letter Series Edn,.  286 pages, frontis illus includes Arsakov on fishing, vg in chipped dj, difficult edition to find of a classic title. [8253]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Rod And Line

1993.  Fly Fishers Classic Library.  Bovey Tracey.  240 pages, frontis illus of Ransome, bound in 1/4 bonded leather, a fine copy in slipcase. This edition includes a new introduction by Jeremy Swift and limited to 600 copies. [18931]
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Author: RANSOME Arthur

Rod And Line, Essays Together Aksakav On Fishing

1929.  1st Edn,.  Jonathan Cape.  286 pages, frontis "North Country As It Used To Be", publishers brown cloth, vg. Ransome's angling essays reprinted from the Manchester Guardian. [18081]
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Author: RAYMOND Steve

Kamloops, An Angler's Study Of The Kamloops Trout

1971.  1st Edn,.  New York.  209 pages, illus, including plates of flies, vg in dj. An Important work on a type of rainbow trout which is noted for its size and strength. [9271]
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Author: "RED QUILL" James Englefield

Dry Fly Fishing For Trout And Grayling With Some Advice To A Beginner In The Art

1908.  1st Edn,.  XIV 211 pages, Adverts, frontis illus of the author, publishers dark green cloth, gilt title to upper board, rubbing to very top edge of spine and top edge of upper corners, o/w vg. [16310]
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Author: REES Alfred W.

Inato The Fisherman And Other Sketches Of Country Life

1904.  1st Edn,.  XIV 349 pages, illus, decorative gilt cover, some occasional foxing, includes chapters on the poacher, the keeper, dogs etc.VG [9294]
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Author: REID John

Clyde Style Flies

1971.  1st Edn,.  Newton Abbot.  96 pages, illus, vg in dj,even fading to spine of DJ [11761]
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Author: REID John

Clyde Style Flies And Their Dressing

1971.  1st Edn,.  David & Charles.  Newton Abbot.  96 pages, illus,vg in dj, light fading to spine. [10800]
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Author: REID John

Clyde Style Flies And Their Dressing

1971.  1st Edn,.  David & Charles.  Newton Abbot.  96 pages, illus,vg in dj, light fading to spine. [21070]
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Author: REIGER George

Profiles In Saltwater Angling A History Of The Sport - Its People and Places, Tackle and Techniques

1973.  1st Edn,.  New Jersey, USA.  V111 470 pages, illus, lge 8vo, vg in worn dj [4375]
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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: 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, 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

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, BURKE Steven

The Book Of The Perch by the Perchfishers

1990.  1st Edn,.  Sparkford.  iii 215 pages, 4to., illus including many in colour, a fine copy in dj. [14483]
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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: 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: 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 Fishers Entomology With Directions For Making The Artificial Representation Of Each Fly; And A Few Observations And Instructions On Trout And Grayling Fishing

1913.  Henry Young & Sons.  Liverpool.  2 Vols, xxvii 103 pages, TEG, small 4to., for this edition all the original plates have been remade and carefully painted by hand from the last edition which the author revised; and to them have been added several new plates consisting principally of views of the river where the author loved best, also a new introduction by Sir Herbert Maxwell. Volume II consists of 9 thick card pages with cloth backed sunken mounts exhibiting 48 actual flies in sunken mounts, limited to 270 copies, this being number 136, signed by the publishers. Foxing to EPs and blank to verso, also foxing to the cloth mounts as usual. The flies complete and in vg condition. In the original 1/4 green leather binding with gilt fly motifs to spine and circular fly vignette to upper boards. [21262]
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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. 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 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 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,.  IV 81 pages, frontis + woodcut illus to text, some occasional spotting, tipped onto EP early paper pattern cut out, bound in later 1/4 calf by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, the frontis of trolling the gorge did not appear in the 1st edition. An early title solely dedicated to fishing for 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: SANDFORD Chris

the Best Of British Baits An Identification Guide To Artificial Lures From 1849-1930

1997.  1st Edn,.  privately printed.  Esher.  208 pages, large 8vo, well illustrated in colour and black and white, presentation inscription on title page "Jack lures truly Chris Sandford" big game angling bookplate on Jack Reece to front paste down, original cloth, gilt lure to upper board, fine in dj. An excellent book on the subject. [16997]
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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, 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: 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: 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: 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, 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, 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, illus, vg in dj [3094]
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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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