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Adams, Joseph
Fifty Years Angling in England, Scotland, the Hebrides, Ireland, Holland, Switzerland and Canada. With Practical Hints on Angling Methods
London: Hutchinson, 1938. 
Hardcover. 328 pp. + ads. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Spine rubbed, with some flaking to white spine lettering; else a nice clean, bright copy.
$50.00                          Book Number: 26405                         Order / Enquire



Aflalo, F. G.
Sea-Fish: An Account of the Methods of Angling as Practised on the English Coast, with Notes on the Capture of the More Sporting Fishes in Continental, South African, and Fishes in Continental Australian Waters
London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1898. 
Hardcover. xii,256 pp. + ads. Illustrated with numerous b/w plates of fish (the art, not the dish), and numerous line drawings and some photographs in text. Extremities rubbed, but else a nice tight, clean & bright copy; actually VG+.
$40.00                          Book Number: 26390                         Order / Enquire



Calderwood, W. L.
The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland
London: Edward Arnold, 1921. 
Hardcover. ix, 438 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs and 18 maps. Ink name & date on front free endpaper; slight age-darkening to spine, with faded publisher's imprint at foot and touch of fraying to head at spine edge; hinge started under front endpaper, but firm; else a nice tight copy with almost fresh interior; actually VG+.
$140.00                          Book Number: 26401                         Order / Enquire



Cornwallis-West, G.
Edwardians Go Fishing. Or Many Days on Many Waters
London: Putnam, 1932. 
Hardcover. 218 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Ink inscription on front free endpaper; else a nice, tight, bright & clean copy, slightly bumped at head of spine.
$36.00                          Book Number: 26393                         Order / Enquire



Crossman, E. J.
Quetico Fishes
Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum, 1976. 
86 pp. Illustrated in b/w with drawings, paintings and maps.
$20.00                          Book Number: 27728                         Order / Enquire



Daniel, the Rev. Wm. B.
Rural Sports; Supplement to the Rural Sports. 3 Vols.
London: Bunny & Gold; B. & R. Crosby, 1802. 
Hardcover. 1802-1813. Contemporary custom binding in deep green full morocco with gilt decorations; raised bands; spine lettering and decorations gilt; all edges gilt. 3 vols. (x), 383, (4); (vi), 520, (4); (xviii), 507, (24). Illustrated with engraved plates. Vols. 1 & 2 are published by Bunny & Gold, with 1802 imprint on title-page of v.2, and preface dated November, 1801 in v.1. The Supplement (v.3) is published by B. & R. Crosby with 1813 imprint. Vol. 1 contains 20 plates plus frontispiece and engraved title-page; vol. 2 contains 45 plates, two of them folding, plus frontispiece and engraved title-page; vol. 3 contains 4 plates, one in colour, plus frontispiece. Small bookplate on front pastedowns; leather scuffed on extremities, with lighter scuffing to spines; v.3 repaired at head of spine, spine edge & corners; leather otherwise rubbed, with a bit of wear to some corners; spines darkened to brown, with slightly faded gilt; foxing & light staining to prelims, and light foxing to plates; but interior very clean & bright with wonderfully bright plates for the most part (even when lightly foxed). Despite the defects, this uniformly bound set still has a very impressive appearance. Over half of v.2 (376 pp.) is devoted to fishing, and so is much of the supplement (393 pp.).
$800.00                          Book Number: 26403                         Order / Enquire



Gregg, William H.; Gardner, Capt. John
Where, When, and How to Catch Fish on the East Coast of Florida
Buffalo & NY: Matthews-Northrup Works, 1902. 
Hardcover. Red cloth with fish and schooner yacht cover vignettes in gilt, title lettering gilt, ruled in gilt; spine lettering gilt. 268 pp. Illustrated with 100 engravings in text and 12 colourplartes of fishes. Large folding colour map at rear. Slight rubbing to spine tips; hinges started; else a nice clean, bright copy.
$260.00                          Book Number: 26379                         Order / Enquire



Grey, Sir Edward
Fly Fishing
London: J. M. Dent, 1920. Later Printing
Hardcover. 276 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates and headpieces & tailpieces; frontispiece in colour. A bit of soiling to cloth, and age-darkening to spine; endpaper leaf partially split over rear hinge.
$30.00                          Book Number: 26389                         Order / Enquire



Grimble, Augustus
The Salmon Rivers of Scotland
London: Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1902. First Thus
Hardcover. Half vellum and paper boards. xii, 400 pp. Illustrated with 67 b/w photographs and colour maps, including map forntispiece. This edition is the original 4 volumes condensed into one, omitting illustrations in text and 4 chapters concerning salmon problems. Small split to vellum on spine edge at foot; corners rubbed and top corners bumped; fading to publisher's spine imprint; free endpapers browned; occasional minor marginal stain, and stain to verso of one plate only, not affecting recto, but lightly offset to facing page; else a nice clean bright Near Fine interior, and a nice tight impressive copy altogether. Scarce.
$390.00                          Book Number: 26423                         Order / Enquire



Hansard, George Agar
Trout and Salmon Fishing in Wales
London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman, 1834. 
Hardcover. Green cloth with paper spine label. xix, 223 pp. + 32 pp. catalogue. Title-page vignette. Glossary of Welsh terms at rear. Ink name on front pastedown and front free endpaper; corners bumped, with slight wear; cloth rubbed; touch of fraying to spine foot, and spine label rubbed, with minor chip; foxing to prelims & rear matter; else a nice tight copy showing only minor amount of the marginal stains usual to books of this age. The catalogue is dated October 1846.
$100.00                          Book Number: 26415                         Order / Enquire



Harris, William C. & Bean, Tarleton, H.
The Basses: fresh-Water and Marine
N. Y.: Frederick A. Stokes, 1905. 
Hardcover. Pictorial paper boards. xxv,238 pp. Illustrated with headpieces, tailpieces, sectional vignettes, colourplates and b/w plates by Louis Rhead. Edited by Louis Rhead. Some edge-chipping to paper, especially at spine edge; very minor soiling to endpapers; else a nice, tight copy with clean & bright interior.
$50.00                          Book Number: 26382                         Order / Enquire



Holder, Charles Frederick
The Game Fishes of the World
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1913. 
n.d [1913]. Hardcover. Green cloth with large, embossed fish-on-a-line cover vignette in gilt; title lettering gilt; spine lettering gilt. xvi, 411 pp. Illustrated with photographs. Small ink niscription on front pastedown; foot of spine nicked; extremities rubbed, and a bit of wear to one bottom corner; faint soiling to rear board; browning to p.v & rear fly-leaf; foxing to fore-edge and some pages & margins; else a nice tight copy with otherwise clean interior and especially bright cover gilt.
$100.00                          Book Number: 26395                         Order / Enquire



Hutton, J. Arthur
Rod-Fishing for Salmon on the Wye with Fly, Minnow, Prawn, Etc.
London: The Fishing Gazette, 1920. 
Hardcover. Half cloth & paper boards. Narrow 8vo. 156 pp. + ads. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings; 4 folding plates in rear pocket. Slight chipping to paper board extremities, and some wear to corners; rear pocket partially sprung; interior otherwise clean & bright.
$50.00                          Book Number: 26392                         Order / Enquire



Jackson, W. S.
Notes of a Fly Fisher: An Attempt at a Grammar of the Art
London: The Fishing Gazette, 1933. 2nd Ed.
Hardover,. missing dj. Deep green leatherette, lettered in gilt; marbled endpapers. 195 pp. Illustrated with line-drawings in text; fold-out table at rear. Endpaper leaf partially split over front hinge; minor spotting to spine.
$20.00                          Book Number: 26391                         Order / Enquire



Knox, A. E.
Autumns on the Spey
London: John Van Voorst, 1872. 
Hardcover with gilt cover vignette. 171 pp. + ads. Illustrated with b/w plates; some tailpieces. Ink name on front free endpaper; endpapers browned; slight rubbing & some faint buckling to rear cloth; still a nice bright copy.
$50.00                          Book Number: 26410                         Order / Enquire



Locke, James
Tweed and Don; or, Recollections and Reflections of an Angler for the Last Fifty Years
Edinburgh: William F. Nimmo, 1860. 
Hardcover. Original blue cloth decorated in blind-stamp; title lettering gilt with gilt decoration; spine lettering and spine decoration gilt. vii, 152 pp. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and a couple of small textual engravings. Light remains of contemporary ink name on front free endpaper; extremities rubbed; but nice bright covers and clean interior.
$220.00                          Book Number: 26400                         Order / Enquire



Menzies, W. J. M.
The Salmon: Its Life Story
Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1925. 
Hardcover. 211 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs and numerous diagrams of scale growth; charts. Crease to front free endpaper, and slight scratch to rear cover; else a nice tight, clean & bright copy.
$40.00                          Book Number: 26384                         Order / Enquire



Miles, A. Graham
A Fisherman's Breeze: The Log of the "Ruth M. Martin"
N. Y.: Brentano's, 1924. 
Hardcover. 102 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Minor rubbing, minor soiling to top board.
$24.00                          Book Number: 26404                         Order / Enquire



Nobbs, Percy E.
Salmon Tactics
London: Philip Allan, 1934. 
Hardcover. xi, 147 pp. Illustrated with drawings by the author; endpaper maps. Ink inscription on half-title; corners & spine tips slightly rubbed; else a nice bright copy.
$45.00                          Book Number: 26419                         Order / Enquire



Orvis, Charles F.; Cheney, A. Nelson
Fishing with the Fly: Sketches By Lovers of the Art, with Illustrations of Standard Flies
Manchester, Vermont: C. Forvis, 1883. 
Hardcover. Nicely rebound in green cloth with original pictorial cloth cover inset onto front cover; spine lettering gilt; new endpapers. 302 pp. Illustrated with numerous colourplates of a large variety of flies (the fishing implement, not the insect). A nice, clean, tight & bright copy, with short edge-tear to one plate.
$220.00                          Book Number: 26375                         Order / Enquire



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