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Six Salmon Rivers and Another

By Clarke, George Frederick

Fredericton, N.B.: Brunswick Press, 1977 Original maroon cloth on boards with gilt lettering. DJ has two small tears at edges, and a loss of top layer paper on the front (a spot approximately 3/4" in diameter). Map endpapers. No writing or damage. This is Clarke's most popular book. 190 pp. including Index.. Fourth Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

The Riverside Country Club 1897-1997

By McGuire, Peter

Saint John, N.B.: Riverside Country Club, 1997 Original green paper boards decorated in gold. Pristine book. Believed Second Printing since Number Line ends in 2 and book appears fresh and unread. 264 pp.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Hunting with Rifle and Pencil

By Liedl, Charles

Fredericton, N.B.: Brunswick Press, 1955 Original green cloth on boards. Price-clipped dustjacket is chipped and worn at edges and corners. Gift inscription. Main attraction is the author's skill at drawing, which is shown on nearly all pages. Pedestrian text would profit by editing. Rifle leaning against small tree on p. 30 would need only a gentle breeze to injure, if not kill, the two hunters "dressing out the ten-pointer." 186 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by The Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Salmon in Low Water

By Hunt, R.C.

New York: Anglers' Club of New York, 1950 Green tweed cloth over boards with paper label on spine and pastedown on cover. No writing or damage. Slipcase is in Very Good Minus condition, having a small paper loss at the top of the spine. Two hand-coloured plates of flies after water-colors by Edgar Burke, MD with tissue guards. Decorative initials at beginnings of chapters by John Atherton. The book was privately printed in Letterpress style on specially-made paper in the Waverley types by Peter Beilenson, Mount Vernon, N.Y. All but one of the chapters in the book originally appeared in the Anglers' Club Bulletin. The author's aim was to try to get other members, particularly the trout fishermen, interested in fishing for salmon in the latter part of the season. This would make a lovely gift for a salmon fisherman! 87 pp.. #475 of 500 Copies. Hard Cover. Near Fine in Slipcase/No Jacket. Illus. by Burke, Edgar and Atherton, John C.. 6 1/4 x 10 Inches.

$300.00

A River Never Sleeps

By Haig-Brown, Roderick L.

Toronto: Collins, 1946 Beige cloth over boards with dark blue cover illustration and titles. Dustjacket is not price-clipped, but is chipped and torn at edges, including an 1 1/2" tear at corner of rear hinge at the bottom. Previous owner's name. The author writes of his fishing experiences year-round in various locales, including his home on the Campbell River in British Columbia. He writes of fishing not just as a sport, but an art. The book is divided into months, and each features a black and white plate, as well as a black and white page decoration. It is described as "an enduring angling classic." 352 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Good Minus. Illus. by Darling, Louis. 6 x 8 1/2".

$50.00

Hockey's Home, Halifax-Dartmouth: The Origin of Canada's Game

By Jones, Martin

Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 2002 Photographic softcover featuring vintage skate ad from Starr Manufacturing Co. in Dartmouth. Foreword by Paul Henderson. In this book, the author asserts that Halifax-Dartmouth should be known as the area where hockey began. It would make a lovely gift for a Maritime hockey fan. 118 pp. including a page to record your own hockey history.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by B/W Photos, Drawings, and Maps. 7 x 9 3/4 Inches.

$20.00

Virgin Water; Thirty-five Years in Quest of the Squaretail Trout

By Brewer, Leighton

New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1941 Beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Cover hand-soiled. Square and well-bound. Quebec. Adirondacks. 223 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Helen H. Brewer. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Home Pool; The Fight to Save the Atlantic Salmon
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Home Pool; The Fight to Save the Atlantic Salmon

By Lee, Philip

Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane Editions, 1996 Green trade paperback. Library stamp and spine label, with no other marks or damage. Very clean. Adapted from the award-winning series, Watershed Down, published in the Telegraph-Journal. After a half-hour's perusal I was favourably impressed by both the depth and breadth of the book. 279 pp.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Many Colour Photos By Author, et al. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

The Book of the Bicycle
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The Book of the Bicycle

By St. Pierre, Roger

London: Triune Books, 1973 Red cloth on boards. Buying. Maintenance. Touring. Organisations. Reading List. All you need to know to begin. Rear hinge crack glued to prevent separation. 110 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

Advantage Canada; A Tennis Centenary

By Kendrick, Martyn

Toronto: McGraw-Hill, Ryerson, Ltd., 1990 Black paper boards. To this ardent fan of the game as seen on TV, this book provides a historical background and broad appreciation of the skill and determination it takes to win. 213 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Baulking Green; Champion Hunter - Chaser
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Baulking Green; Champion Hunter - Chaser

By Liddiard, Ron

London: J.A. Allen, 1971 This horse had a liking for pears. He also loved to win at hunting or chasing. In short, he was the hero of Baulking Green, winning nearly 15,000 Pounds. 139 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$20.00

Canadian Curling 'Hack to House'
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Canadian Curling 'Hack to House'

By Savage, Paul

Agincourt, Ontario: Sportbook Limited, 1974 Softcover with DJ. Previous owner's name. I saw one pencil underline. 50 diagrams and 25 photos.194 pp.. Soft Cover. Good to Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Lines on the Water; A Fisherman's Life on the Miramichi
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Lines on the Water; A Fisherman's Life on the Miramichi

By Richards, David Adams

Toronto: Doubleday Canada, Ltd., 1998 Governor General's Award. Short stories about fishing the Miramichi and Restigouche Rivers of New Brunswick, with a few hunting stories, too. 241 pp.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Baseball Joe at Yale
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Baseball Joe at Yale

By Chadwick, Lester

New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1913 Blue cloth on boards. Libray bookplate and stamp. Tiny puncture to spine. Third title in the series lists to itself opposite Contents page. Alternate title is Pitching for the College Championship. As Joe gets settled in at Yale, he has his sights set on pitching. Will he get the chance? 248 pp.. First (Lists to Itself Inside Book). Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Sport Is Where You Find It
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Sport Is Where You Find It

By Crowe, Philip K.

New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1953 Green cloth on boards. Upper left corner of DJ torn. Dated in the sense that animals are hunted and killed for "sport" as opposed to diet. 189 pp.. Signed by Author. #1455 of 1475 Signed Copies. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by Paul Brown. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Booklet.

$30.00

The History of Basketball in New Brunswick (Signed)
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The History of Basketball in New Brunswick (Signed)

By Smith, Rankine M.

Fredericton, N. B.: Basketball New Brunswick, 1985 Blue illustrated cover paperback. Attributed to "Bill & Joan. Regards in basketball. Rankine M. Smith." Small brown spot on cover. 320 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Several Team Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The History of Basketball in New Brunswick, Canada 1892-1985
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The History of Basketball in New Brunswick, Canada 1892-1985

By Smith, Rankine M.

Fredericton, N.B.: Basketball New Brunswick, 1985 Blue softcover. Upper right corner of cover and first four leaves wrinkled/folded. Background and more recent history of a nearly-universal junior high, high school, and university sport which is played informally in back yards and parks everywhere. 320 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Anglers and Muscleheads
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Anglers and Muscleheads

By Gifford, Tom

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1960 Blue cloth on boards. Library stamps. Muscleheads defined as anglers who don't appreciate using light tackle. Photos of several 500 lb. marlin and tuna. Shows a rig using a kite to skip the bait for swordfish. 186 pp.. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

The Fisherman's Bedside Book
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The Fisherman's Bedside Book

By B. B.

London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1945 Blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. How, when, and where record-holders caught the big ones ! 568 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Watkins-Pitchford. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$25.00

Rothmans World Rallying 2; 1979-80 Annual Review of National and International Rallying
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Rothmans World Rallying 2; 1979-80 Annual Review of National and International Rallying

By Holmes, Martin and Bishop, Hugh

London: Osprey Publishing Ltd., 1980 Blue paper boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing or damage. 14-page gallery in colour as well as dozens of b/w shots. 160 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Photos By Hugh Bishop. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

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