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FARLOW'S TROUT AND SEATROUT CATALOGUE 1966
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FARLOW'S TROUT AND SEATROUT CATALOGUE 1966

By Farlow, C.

London: C. Farlow & Co. Ltd, 1966. Stapled booklet, self-wrappers, 21 numbered pages, b/w illustrations. very good condition with light wear only, no inscriptions, staples not rusty. A very good copy.. Paperback. Very Good. 21 x 13.5cm.

$26.99

THE ANGLER'S NEWS AND SEA FISHER'S JOURNAL
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THE ANGLER'S NEWS AND SEA FISHER'S JOURNAL

By Michael Shepard

London: The Burlington Publishing Co. Ltd., 1950. 8 pages; b/w illustrations. Covers good with some general wear and discolouration. Contents clean, but toned, no inscriptions. A good copy only.. First Edition. Paperback. Good. 4to. Magazine/periodical.

$20.25

Nimrod's Hunting Tours, Interspersed with Characteristic Anacdotes, Sayings, and Doings of Sporting Men, Including Notices of the Principal Crack Riders of England....
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Nimrod's Hunting Tours, Interspersed with Characteristic Anacdotes, Sayings, and Doings of Sporting Men, Including Notices of the Principal Crack Riders of England....

By Nimrod [Apperley, Charles James]

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., 1903. 399 pages; illustrated with 18 plates in colour, with titled tissue guards, one of 50 copies with plates in two states, colour and plain, number 45 of 50. Original binding, vellum spine with gilt and paper covered boards, very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy of this scarce limited edition.. First Edition Limited. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Marshall, Barenger, Davis, Barraud and Others. 4to. Book.

$404.91

MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF THE LATE JOHN MYTTON, Esq. of Halston, Shropshire . With Notices of his Hunting, Shooting, Driving, Racing, and Extravagant Exploits
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MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF THE LATE JOHN MYTTON, Esq. of Halston, Shropshire . With Notices of his Hunting, Shooting, Driving, Racing, and Extravagant Exploits

By Nimrod. [Charles James Apperley]

London: Rudolph Ackermann, 1837. 18, richly hand-coloured lithographic plates heightened with gum arabic; pp. ix, [3], 206, [2] + 6 pages publisher's catalogue dated 1837. Expertly rebound in green pebbled cloth preserving original gilt decorated front board and spine 'title label'. Binding very good and strong. Contents good and tight, old damp staining to the lower corner throughout, most pronounced at the rear of the book with some unsightly grey blotching to the last few pages, rear blank, adverts and end papers, with asociated weakening of the paper, a few pages with consequential softening at the edges. The plates are generally only affected to the blank outer margins, some of the tissue guards are more damaged. New end papers; original front free endpaper present with a gift inscription dated 1837. A fair copy, but well bound and firm; priced accordingly. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Fair. Illus. by Alken, H., and T. J. Rawlings. 4to. Book.

$80.98

THE BOOK OF THE LION
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THE BOOK OF THE LION

By Pease, Sir Alfred E.

London: John Murray, 1913. pp. xix, 291, 8 (advs.). B/w frontispiece plate with tissue guard, further b/w plates and in-text illustrations (all present and correct), Top edge gilt. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering and gilt vignette of a lion to the front board and spine; binding very good with a little rubbing to head/tail of the spine and corners, spine lightly faded. Contents good and tight, light foxing, more prevalent to the first and last pages, original end papers, hinges good and strong, no inscriptions. Overall a very good copy. "A scientific and sporting examination of the lion. Hunting the lion, the length and breadth of Africa from the author's hunting experiences and other sportsmen of the era." [Czech 127.] . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$202.46

THE PARTRIDGE Natural History by the Rev. H. A. Macpherson, Shooting by A. J. Stuart-Wortley, Cookery by George Saintsbury  [Fur and Feather Series]
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THE PARTRIDGE Natural History by the Rev. H. A. Macpherson, Shooting by A. J. Stuart-Wortley, Cookery by George Saintsbury [Fur and Feather Series]

By MacPherson, Rev. H. A.; A. J. Stuart-Wortley et al.

London: Longmans Green, And Co., 1893. pp. vii, [2], 276, [2], [4 + 24] (publisher's catalogue) 11 monotone plates (all present), including frontispiece with tissue- guard, by Archibald Thorburn And Charles Wymper; in-text illustrations. Original decorative beige cloth blocked in red, brown and gilt, very good and bright, top corners a litttle bumped otherwise light wear only. Contents clean and tight, original black-coated endpapers, pencil signature of H. Birkbeck, Xmas 1893, a little light scattered foxing to the odd page. A very good copy. [Provenance: H. Birkbeck, Norfolk family of High House estate at West Acre, Norfolk, with Grade I listed house built in 1756.]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$24.29

WILD-FOWL With Chapters on Shooting the Duck and the Goose by W.H. Pope and Cookery by Alexander Innes Shand [Fur, Feather and Fin Series]
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WILD-FOWL With Chapters on Shooting the Duck and the Goose by W.H. Pope and Cookery by Alexander Innes Shand [Fur, Feather and Fin Series]

By SHAW, L. H. De Visme

London: Longmans Green, and Co., 1905. pp. viii, [2], 278, [2], [48] (publisher's catalogue) 8 monotone plates (all present), including frontispiece with tissue- guard, by Archibald Thorburn And Charles Wymper. Original decorative beige cloth blocked in red, brown and gilt, very good and bright with light wear only. Contents clean and tight, original black-coated endpapers, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good /fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$51.29

TROUT OF THE THAMES [INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR]
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TROUT OF THE THAMES [INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR]

By Hobbs, A. Edward

London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, 1947. pp. 92 , frontispiece photographic plate. Publisher's original binding in green, faded to the spine, clean. Contents clean and tight, pages 77-78 torn to edges, poorly cut, inscribed and dated by the author to the front free endpaper. A very good clean signed copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$33.74

THE ABC OF FOX-HUNTING A Handbook for Beginners
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THE ABC OF FOX-HUNTING A Handbook for Beginners

By Brock, D. W. E.

London: Philip Allan, 1936. A scarce book particularly with the dust jacket, albeit this jacket is very worn. Pp. 254; a few b/w illustrations and diagrams. Dust jacket worn with chips, tears and loss, some general age and dust soiling; tears repaired to the verso with ultra-fine archival tape, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Original red cloth buckram binding very good, a little marked. Contents clean and tight, neat contemporary name to the front free end papers, light scattered spotting mostly confined to first and last few pages. A very good copy in a fair jacket. A detailed and comprehensive introduction to fox hunting. Chapters include; How fox hunting is organized; The Fox; The Foxhound; Hunting the Fox - Theory; Hunting the Fox - Practice; Cub Hunting; The whipper-In; Dress and Equipment; Hunting Etiquette; Riding to Hounds I; Riding to Hounds II; Riding to Hounds II;. On the Road; Management of the Hunter; Ways and Means; The Foxhunter's Library; A Glossary of Terms and Expressions.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo.

$70.18

SALMON AND TROUT ANGLING: its theory, and Practice on Southern Stream, Torrent River, and Mountain Loch
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SALMON AND TROUT ANGLING: its theory, and Practice on Southern Stream, Torrent River, and Mountain Loch

By Adams, Joseph

London: Hutchinson & Co., 1920. no date circa 1920; 287 pages; 18 b/w illustrations. Original red cloth hardback binding, with a little general wear and rubbing, cloth lightly marked. Contents good and tight, paper toned, a little spotting to first and last pages and page edges, no inscriptions. A good/very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$20.25

WILD SPORT IN THE NEAR WEST, OR THE ADVENTURES BY FIELD AND FLOOD OF MR. THOMAS GRABBUM, LATE OF THE FIRM OF MESSRS. BROWN, GRABBUM AND HOLDIT, LUDGATE HILL
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WILD SPORT IN THE NEAR WEST, OR THE ADVENTURES BY FIELD AND FLOOD OF MR. THOMAS GRABBUM, LATE OF THE FIRM OF MESSRS. BROWN, GRABBUM AND HOLDIT, LUDGATE HILL

By J. K. R.

London?: Publisher Not Given, 1888. Copac suggests that this title might possibly be by J. K. Roberts. Contents: title page, single leaf of introductory text, followed by 24 plates of pen and ink hunting cartoons, captioned below; most of the illustrations are dated 1888 [from which the date of publication is taken], some signed J.K.R. Original red cloth binding with gilt lettering to the front board, faded around edges and to the spine area, bottom left corner of front board marked, otherwise very good. Contents clean and tight, contemporary inscription to the front free end paper "Evelyn Rashleigh May you enjoy it J. Kendall Rashleigh (see provenance); faint withdrawn stamp to the front free end paper and a single stamp to the verso of the title page, otherwise unmarked. A very good copy. Provenance: John Kendall Rashleigh was born on 16 December 1872. He was the son of Reverend John Kendall Rashleigh and Charlotte Jane Rashleigh. He married, firstly on 27 May 1903, Evelyn Anne Jenkins (born in 1876 at Kensington, London, England. She was the daughter of William Henry Philips Jenkins.) He and Evelyn Anne Jenkins were divorced in 1925. He married, secondly, Jeffreys McEwen Martin, daughter of Jefferson Martin, on 5 April 1932. He died on 25 March 1960 at age 87, without issue. He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Cornwall and Devon Miners' Artillery Militia. He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the 5th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1902. He was with South African Constabulary between 1902 and 1904. He was Special Constable, BC Police between 1912 and 1913. He gained the rank of Temporary Major in the service of the Royal Army Service Corps. He fought in the First World War, he was mentioned in despatches. He was with British forces in Egypt, Iraq and North-West Persia between 1919 and 1921. He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Geographical Society (F.R.G.S.). He fought in the Second World War, with the Intelligence Service.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Oblong 4to 25 x 32 cm.

$283.44

MAN SCENT
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MAN SCENT

By White, Samuel Alexander

London: Country Life Ltd, 1935. 286 pages; b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket very good with slight wear and dust soiling, chipped to the top and bottom of the spine, not price clipped. Hard back binding very good. Contents clean and tight, light spotting to the page edges, neat ink inscription to the front free endpaper. A very good copy in a striking dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$33.74

The Last Salon: Anatole France and his muse
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The Last Salon: Anatole France and his muse

By Potous, Paul

London: Hutchinson, 1956. 187 pages. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing to edges, chipped to head/tail of the spine, creasing to the front panel, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy with a good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$24.29

WILD SPORTS & NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HIGHLANDS
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WILD SPORTS & NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HIGHLANDS

By St. John, Charles

London: T. N. Foulis, 1919. "With introduction and notes by the Rt. Hon. Sir Herbert Maxwell.. & fifty illustrations, thirty being reproduced in colour..."; pp. xxix, [1], 471, [1], [4 - publisher's adverts]; tipped in colour plates colour and b/w illustrations. Original cream cloth hardback binding, with gilt lettering to the spine and brown lettering and vignette to the front board, very good with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy. Excellent illustrations, particularly those of birds by Edwin Alexander.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by g. Denholm Armour & Edwin Alexander. 4to.

$43.19

HILLINGDON HALL OR THE COCKNEY SQUIRE A Tale of Country Life
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HILLINGDON HALL OR THE COCKNEY SQUIRE A Tale of Country Life

By Surtees, John

London: George Routledge & Sons, 1880. Pp. [8], 519; 12 hand-coloured plates with tissue guards. Publisher's red cloth binding with gilt lettering and gilt vignettes to the spine and front board, bevelled edges. Binding very good, corners sharp, light fading to the spine. Contents tight, original end paper toned, a little foxing/spotting to preliminary pages and page edges, no inscriptions. A very good tight copy.. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Wildrake, Heath & Jellicoe. Royal 8vo (16 X 22.5cm).

$40.49

FRESHWATER ADMIRAL Fishing the Tongariro River and Lake Taupo. [Author's Presentation copy]
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FRESHWATER ADMIRAL Fishing the Tongariro River and Lake Taupo. [Author's Presentation copy]

By HICKLING, HAROLD

Wellington: A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1960. pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing to Signed with a presentation inscription to the title page by the author "Commodore Bob Rees, Thank you for a very pleasant voyage , R. M. S. Rangitane 9 June 63, Harold Hickling Tirangi N.Z.". 255 pages + index; map end papers, b/w photographic plates. Original dust jacket good with some general wear, lightly chipped to head/tail of the spine, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight. A very good signed copy with a good dust jacket.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$43.19

TROUT AT TAUPO
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TROUT AT TAUPO

By Hintz (Orton Sutherland)

London: Max Reinhardt, 1964. 239 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket very good, with a little rubbing. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. New and Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Minhinnick. 8vo.

$12.15

TROUT FLIES OF STILLWATER
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TROUT FLIES OF STILLWATER

By Goddard, John

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1969. 263 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket very good, with some general wear and rubbing to edges, not price-clipped. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front pastedown, otherwise unmarked no inscription.. A near fine copy with a very good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo.

$10.80

THE QUIET WATERS BY
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THE QUIET WATERS BY

By Tryon Aylmer

London: H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd, 1988. 100 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket good, a little lightwear and rubbing to edges, price-clipped. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front endpaper, otherwise unmarked no inscription. A very good copy with a very good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Rodger McPhail. 8vo.

$13.50

FLUORESCENT FLIES. The Complete Guide to the Successful Dressing of Trout Flies with Daylight Fluorecent Materials
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FLUORESCENT FLIES. The Complete Guide to the Successful Dressing of Trout Flies with Daylight Fluorecent Materials

By Keen, Joseph

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1964. 142 pages, b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing to edges, price-clipped. Hard-back binding, good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the front endpaper, otherwise unmarked no inscription. A very good copy with a very good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$13.50

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