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Currents & Eddies; Chips from the Log of an Arftist Angler

by William J. Schaldach

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Published
1944
Condition
fvery good/very good
Edition
First printing
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$25.00

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A.S.Barnes & Company, 1944. First printing. Hardcover. fvery good/very good. Quarto. (28cm x 22cm) 137pp. Written and illustrated by William Schaldach in color and black and white. Light edge rubbing to dust jacket. Jacket in a brodart protective wrapper. Stream fishing with a fly rod.
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Trout two volume boxed set

by Ernest Schwiebert

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$130.00

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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 26 x 17.5 cm. 1745pp. Two volume set bound in brown cloth in housed in slipcase. Fading to the cloth spines and the edges of the slipcase. Stated first edition with numberline begining in 1. Illustrated by the author, some color plates.
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The Complete Angler; or The Contemplative Man's Recreation

by Izaak Walton

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Published
1925
Condition
Good
Edition
New edition
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$30.00

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1925. New edition. Hardcover. Good. 24 x 18 cm. Octavo. 221pp. Brown boards, green cloth spine. This edition with 21 color plates by James Thorpe. Rubbing to the edges of the boards especially at corners. Binding is tight.
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Perrault's Standard dictionary of fishing Flies

by Perrault, Keith

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Published
1984
Condition
very good
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$45.00

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Florida: Daniels Publishing Co., 1984. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (10" x 7") 704pp. Burgundy boards with gilt lettering to cover and spine. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper.
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Muskellunge Fishing

by Ben C. Robinson

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Published
1925
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1925. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Octavo. (7 1/2" x 5":) Green cloth with gilt letteriing to cover and spine. 116pp and ads in rear. 20 photographic illustrations. Gift inscription of previous owner on front endpaper. Nice copy.
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TROUT AND SALMON FISHING IN IRELAND.

by F.W. Pickard

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Published
1938
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Octavo. (8" x 5 1/2") Blue cloth. 142pp. Illustrations from photographs by Mrs. Pickard. Mailing label of previous owner on front endpaper. Light fading to spine.
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I Go A-Fishing

by W. C. Prime

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Published
1873
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1873. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 21 x 13.5 cm. Octavo. 365pp. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering. First edition with same date on title and copyright page. Wear to head and tail of spine. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Pen number written on title page. Stain to back cover.… Read more
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Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly

by Joseph D.Bates

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Condition
fine/fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780879236748
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$30.00

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Godine. First edition. Hardcover. fine/fine. Quarto. (11" x 9") 232pp. With line drawings and frontispiece by Henry McDaniel. Name of previous owner on half-title page. A fine copy in dust jaciket.
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Minnows of North America and Their Streamer Imitations

by George Leoinard Herter

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Published
1971
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
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$20.00

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Herter, 1971. First edition. Wraps. very good. Pictorial wrappers. 104pp.
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Old Flies in New Dresses; How to Dress Dry Flies with the Wings in the Natural Position and some new wet Flies

by Charles Edward Walker

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Published
1898
Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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London: Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd, 1898. First edition. Hardcover. near fine. large octavo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine. 116pp. Three plates with flies. A very nice copy in a mylar cover.
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The Rod and Line: or, Practical Hints and Dainty Devices for the sure taking of Trout, Grayling, etc.

by Hewett Wheatley

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Published
1849
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$400.00

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London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1849. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 18 x 11 cm. 12mo. 157pg, 32pg ads. 9 hand colored plates (complete), though plate III has been bound as the frontispiece and plate V is bound upside-down. Front endpaper out. Worn original brown boards. Chip out of top of the spine of the boards ~ 1/2… Read more
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Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., 1818. First edition. 3/4 leather. Very Good. 18 x 11 cm. 12mo. 128 pages. 12 color plates showing various flies. Bound in green 3/4 leather with tan boards. There is some staining to the rear endpapers and last 2 plates. The staining does not quite reach the images. Previous owner's gift inscription on… Read more
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Creeks to Love and Remember Book I.

by Dan D. Gapen

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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Dan D. Gapen, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. 219 pages. Red cloth in dust jacket. Signed and inscribed to previous owner by the author inside front cover. Chipping and fading to the dust jacket.
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The Art of the Creel

by Hugh Chatham

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Published
1997
Condition
near fine/near fine
ISBN
9780965917278
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$40.00

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Blue Heron Publications, 1997. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. Quarto. 196pp. Photography by Grethen Duykers. SIGNED by both authors and photographer on title page. A very nice copy in dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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The One-Eyed Poacher of Privilege

by Edmund Ware Smith

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Published
1941
Condition
good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$75.00

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New York: The Derrydale Press, 1941. Limited Edition. Hardcover. good. Red cloth with gilt design to front cover. 187pp. This is copy #346/750. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Names in ink on front endpaper. Toning to gutters.
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Finessing the Fish; or How to Fish efFISHently

by Thomas Willing Hicks

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Published
1928
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Third Edition
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$40.00

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Minneapolis, Minn: Farnham Press, 1928. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 20.5 x 13 cm. 8vo. 65 pages + fold-out advertisement in rear. Green boards, paste-down cover. Some toning to the edges of the boards. Uncommon.
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Big-Game Fishing Headquarters A History of the IGFA

by Mike Rivkin

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780935217506
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$50.00

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IGFA Press, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 31 x 23.5 cm. Quarto. 240 pages. Blue cloth in dust jacket.
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The Salmon Fly: How to Dress it and How to Use It

by Geo. M. Kelson

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Published
1895
Condition
good
Edition
First edition
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$450.00

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London: Published by the Author, 1895. First edition. Hardcover. good. Quarto. Deep purple cloth with gilt lettering and design to front cover and spine. 510pp & xlvpp of advertising. Front gutter cracked. There is a 3" x 1" stain and some smaller areas of spotting to front cover. Fading to spine. … Read more
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The Complete Fly Fisherman The Notes and Letters of Theodore Gordon

by John McDonald

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Published
1989
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781558210189
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$75.00

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Lyons Pr, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Octavo. 574pp. Name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Very nice copy in dust jacket. Jacket protected in a brodart wrapper.
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Fly-Fishing and Fly-Making for Trout, Etc.

by J. Harrington Keene

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Published
1887
Condition
good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: O. Judd Co., 1887. First edition. Hardcover. good. Small octavo. Blue decorated cloth. 113pp and 14 pp of ads of O. Judd Co., in rear of book. Frontispiece has 25 glued ties.and page following title page continues with a total of 34 flies. (Missing two ties) "Actual material for making flies of every variety)… Read more
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