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The Deepening Pool. The chronicle of a compulsive angler.
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The Deepening Pool. The chronicle of a compulsive angler.

By Yates, Chris

London: Collins Willow, an Imprint of HarperCollins, 1990 Hardback, 190mm x 245mm tall (7.5" x 10" approx.). B/w photo endpapers & 192pp, illustrated throughout in colour, b/w & line. The otherwise very good, unclipped, colour photo-illustrated dust-wrapper has avery small rub at the spine head, whilst the volume itself is fine, in the original black cloth-covered boards/gilt title,. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Unclipped. 4to.

$37.90

Eels [ How to Catch Them series ]
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Eels [ How to Catch Them series ]

By Perrett, Raymond

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1961 Hardback, 95mm x 165mm tall (3.75" x 6.5" approx.). 96pp with 12 text figs.Spotting to closed-page edges but otherwise fine in the original ,light-blue boards/black spine-title. The colour-illustrated dust-wrapper is price-clipped and a little dusty on the back panel, but otherwise very good.. Second Impression. Boards. Almost Fine/Very Good.

$27.07

Cod [ How to Catch Them series ]
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Cod [ How to Catch Them series ]

By Hall, Winston

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1969 Hardback, 95mm x 165mm tall (3.75" x 6.5" approx.). 96pp with 10 text figs.A slight suggestion of sunning to the extreme top edge of the spine but otherwise fine in the original light-blue boards/black spine-title. The colour-illustrated dust-wrapper has a couple of rubs to the bottom edge but otherwise is very good and unclipped. First Edition. Boards. Almost Fine/Very Good.

$94.74

Catch More Eels
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Catch More Eels

By Crawford, Brian

London: Wolfe Publishing Limited, 1975 Landscape-format, 168mm x 107mm tall (6.75" x 4.25" approx.). 64pp, with 10 full-page b/w photographs and 16 line-drawings in the text. Light creasing to front cover, otherwise good, in the original colour-illustrated thin card covers. Postage will be reduced for this item.. First Edition. Thin Card. Good/N/A. Illus. by Linsell, Keith & Little, Eric [ cover illustration and line-drawings rfespectively ].

$20.30

Advanced Rig Book "Contains the most effective up to date rigs to help carp anglers of all levels put more carp on the bank
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Advanced Rig Book "Contains the most effective up to date rigs to help carp anglers of all levels put more carp on the bank

By Fairbrass, Danny; Jackson, Lee; Cundiff, Julian; Paisley, Tim; Partidge, Alan; Maylin, Rob; Clarke, Martin; Gibbinson, Jim; Bojko, Zenon; Hodges, Tim; Kavanagh, Mick & Ritchie, Derek

Elm Park, Essex: Korda Developments, 1996 150mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). 168pp, illustrated throughout in colour, b/w & line. Very good, in the original colour-illustrated soft card covers. First Edition. Soft Cover. Almost Fine/N/A. Illus. by Atkins, Brian. 8vo..

$27.07

Fishing for Trout with Mr. Cherry and Jim
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Fishing for Trout with Mr. Cherry and Jim

By Venables, Bernard

London: Ernest Benn Limited [ An Angling Times book ], 1966 Landscape-format 222mm x 178mm tall (8.75" x 7" approx.). 32pp illustrated by line-drawings throughout. Light rubs to cover, otherwise good, in the original colour-illustrated soft-card covers. Postage will be reduced for this item.. Second Impression. Good.

$20.30

Fishing for Perch with Mr. Cherry and Jim and Tim
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Fishing for Perch with Mr. Cherry and Jim and Tim

By Venables, Bernard

London: Ernest Benn Limited [ An Angling Times book ], 1971 Landscape-format 222mm x 178mm tall (8.75" x 7" approx.). 32pp illustrated by line-drawings throughout. Very good, in the original colour-illustrated soft-card covers. Postage will be reduced for this item.. Second Impression. Very Good.

$40.60

Fishing for Trout with Mr. Cherry and Jim
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Fishing for Trout with Mr. Cherry and Jim

By Venables, Bernard

London: Ernest Benn Limited [ An Angling Times book ], 1972 Landscape-format 222mm x 178mm tall (8.75" x 7" approx.). 32pp illustrated by line-drawings throughout. Scar of price label removal to front cover, otherwise very good, in the original illustrated soft-card covers. Postage will be reduced for this item.. Third Impression. Good.

$13.53

Bowlker's Art of Angling, Greatly Improved; Containing Directions for Fly-Fishing, Trolling, Bottom-Fishing, Making Artificial Flies, &c. &c.
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Bowlker's Art of Angling, Greatly Improved; Containing Directions for Fly-Fishing, Trolling, Bottom-Fishing, Making Artificial Flies, &c. &c.

By Bowlker, Charles

Ludlow: Printed by Procter & Jones, 1826 Hardback, 100mm x 165mm tall (4" x 6.5" approx.). 145pp + a hand-coloured frontispiece plate depicting 30 types of tied flies, and with 14 engraved illustrations in the text. External rubs, otherwise very good in the contemporary binding of gilt & blind-decorated full calf/faded gilt spine-title and marbled endpapers.. Gilt decorated Calf. Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo.

$270.68

Concise Notes on Rod Making for the Practical Angler
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Concise Notes on Rod Making for the Practical Angler

By Walker, J.B.

Hythe, Kent: J.B. Walker, 1955 110mm x 135mm tall (4.25" 5.25" approx.).32pp with 10 text figs. Staples rusting, otherwise fine, in the original black-printed, illustrated, thin card covers. . First Edition?. Fine.

$27.07

Travel, Adventure and Sport from Blackwood's Magazine - Volume 5 [ Vol. V ]

By Blackwood's Magazine

Edinburgh and London n.d. Circa 1890: William Blackwood & Sons Hardback, 108mm x 168mm tall (4.25" x 6.5" approx.), with a total of Pp [iv], 380, of which Landor R. Crosse; "The Destruction of Szegedin" pp 1-48, Anon "Six Weeks in a Tower" pp 49-106; Lieut.-Colonel Henry Smith "Reminiscences of a Ross-Shire Forest" pp 107-173; George Finlay. "An Adventure During the Greek Revolution" pp 174-192; Andrew Wilson "A Run Through Kathiawar" pp 193-337; G.W. Hartley "The Salmon of Clootie's Hole" pp 338-359; J.P. Maud "A Fall Hunt in the Rockies" pp 360-380. Some marks to spine, otherwise very good, in the original black-printed, light-blue cloth-covered boards/decorated front board/gilt spine title. . First Edition Thus. Very Good/N/A.

$27.07

Lightfoot & Whay's Stillwater Trout Fly-Fishers' Ready Reference Book
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Lightfoot & Whay's Stillwater Trout Fly-Fishers' Ready Reference Book

By Lightfoot, Peter & Whay, Kevin

Hoylake, Wirral: Springwater Publications, 1985 108mm x 152mm tall (4.25" x 6" approx.). 52pp, with a fly chart, 14 line drawings and 19 b/w photographs by Bill Ferrie. Use of a solvent to remove an old sticker from the cover has unfortunately resulted in a stain which also affects the title-leaf. Otherwise all in very good condition. Original soft-card covers.. First Edition. Illus. by Ferrie, Bill.

$20.30

Confessions of a Carp Fisher

By BB [ Denys Watkins-Pitchford ]

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1950 Hardback, 110mm x 175mm tall (4.25" x 6.75" approx.). Pp xii, 178 + 1p [diagram of a nocturnal carp fisher's alarm bell], with frontispiece plate and other illustrations by the Author. Previous owner's neat inscription to front pastedown, very feint sunning of spine, otherwise very good in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with very good and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good, Unclipped. Illus. by Watkins-Pitchford, Denys.

$263.91

Beginners' Aid to Easy Fly-Tying. 126 Dressings Including Low-Water Patterns
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Beginners' Aid to Easy Fly-Tying. 126 Dressings Including Low-Water Patterns

By Kippax, Horace

Home Orchard Works, Dartford: Printed by H.G. Ellis & Son for the Author, 1947 140mm x 217mm tall (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 32pp. Fair, in the original blue papaer covers/black title.. First Edition. Fair/N/A.

$10.83

An American Angler in Australia
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An American Angler in Australia

By Grey, Zane

London n.d. [1937]: Hodder and Stoughton, 1937 Hardback, 160mm x 240mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). Pp vii, 115 + a sepia photograph frontispiece plate and 35 b/w photos on single-sided plate leaves. The neat signature of a previous owner, one R.F. Roberts, to the front free endpaper; minor rubs to head & tail of spine cloth, and endpapers toned, otherwise almost fine, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title/light-blue endpapers.. First & Only Edition Thus. Cloth. Almost Fine/Later glassine d/w. Lge 8vo..

$507.53

The Angling Excursions of Gregory Greendrake, Esq. in the Counties of Wicklow, Meath, Westmeath, Longford, and Cavan, with Additions by Geoffrey Greydrake, Esq., Dedicated to "All Honest Brothers of the Angle."
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The Angling Excursions of Gregory Greendrake, Esq. in the Counties of Wicklow, Meath, Westmeath, Longford, and Cavan, with Additions by Geoffrey Greydrake, Esq., Dedicated to "All Honest Brothers of the Angle."

By Greendrake, Gregory & Geoffrey Greydrake [pseudonyms of J. Coad and Thomas Ettingsall ]

Dublin: Grant and Bolton, 1832 Hardback. 112mm x 180mm tall. Pp vi, 313 + Erratum slip, engraved frontispiece plate and a map. * A previous owner has made a note in pencil on the verso of the front free endpaper, identifying the two pseudonymous Authors as Henry Brereton Cody and Thomas Ettingsall, but it must be said that Westwood and Satchell state the first named of these to be instead J. Coad, erstwhile Editor of the Dublin Warder. Light rubs to edges and corners and some internal foxing, otherwise very good, in half green calf/gilt-ruled, green cloth-covered boards/gilt decorated spine with five gilt-decorated panels, raised bands, and gilt-on-red leather title-label/marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. . Fourth Edition. Half-Leather/cloth Boards. Very Good/N/A.

$1346.63

Practical Carp Fishing
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Practical Carp Fishing

By Cundiff, Julian

Ramsbury, Marlborough: The Crowood Press, 1993 Hardback, 195mm x 255mm (7.75" x 10" approx.). 192pp + 16pp plates, with 24 colour photos and, in the text, 172 illustrations in b/w & line. Includes much on baits, a section on photography and a useful bibliography. Fine, in the original black cloth-covered boards/gilt title, and with fine, unclipped, colour photo-illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to.

$20.30

Casting for Gold

By Bailey, John

Ramsbury, Marlborough, Wiltshire: The Crowood Press, 1991 195mm x 252mm tall (7.75" x 10" approx.). 143pp with 91 b/w photos, plus 8pp plates with a total of 13 full-colour photos. Very good, in the original black boards/gilt spine title, and with the very good and unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

$13.53

Salmon and Trout Magazine, The : The Journal of The Salmon and Trout Association. No. 4. December 1912

By Salmon and Trout Association

Fishmongers' Hall [ London ], E.C.: The Salmon and Trout Association, 1912 185mm x 240mm tall (7.25" x 9.5" approx.). Pp [vi], 128, [iv], + 5 plates with a total of 15 photo-illustrations. Original black-printed, pink, thin card covers now patchily faded and spine-sunned and with rubs to head & tail of spine. Internally some occasional medium spotting, but essentally good. A scarce survival. Includes 'From the Fishes' Point of View' by Dr Francis Ward; 'The Merits of Salmon Hatcheries' by W.L. Calderwood; 'The Canadian Salmon and Trout Fisheries' by Corrigeen; 'The Cry for Free Fishing in Scotland' by Henry Lamond; 'Some Diseases Affecting Salmonidae & Other Fish' by Dr. Hammond Smith; 'The Restocking of Chalk Streams' by General Sir Desmond O'Callaghan; 'Wye Salmon. Results of Scale Reading during 1908, 1909, 1910 & 1911' by J. Arthur Hutton; 'The Salmon Poacher in Small Water' by H.H. Walker., etc.. First (& only) Edition Thus.

$60.90

How to Tie Flies for Trout and Grayling Fishing with Eighty Illustrations
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How to Tie Flies for Trout and Grayling Fishing with Eighty Illustrations

By McClelland, H.G. (The Late), " Athenian " of the " Fishing Gazette "

Beckenham, Kent: Offices of the Fishing Gazette, 1949 Pocket-sized hardback, 100mm x 160mm tall (4" x 6.5" approx.). Pp (ii), 132, with 80 illustrations. Almost fine, in the original green leather-effect cloth-covered boards/gilt titles/marbled endpapers/all page-edges green.. Tenth Edition. Leather-effect Cloth. Almost Fine.

$27.07

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