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Tacklebox Library (Five Volumes)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1971
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Very Good; Slipcase rubbed and has bookseller label.
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NY: Outdoor Life / Harper and Row. Very Good; Slipcase rubbed and has bookseller label.. 1971. Softcover. Five softcover fishing titles in printed cardboard slipcase: Freshwater Tackle by Baird Hall, Fish Cookery by Mel Marshall, Angler's Safety and First Aid, by Mark Sosia, Lures, Flies and Baits, by F. Philip Rice, and Reading the Water, by Joseph… Read more
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Blues

by Hersey, John

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly toned, rear corner creased.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good; Covers lightly toned, rear corner creased.. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Uncorrected proof with publisher's release stapled to inside front cover. Light blue printed softcover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 8 pages .
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I Go A-Fishing

by Prime, W. C.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1873
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine label eroded, title page detached and with tape stains at gutter, front hinge crac
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$30.00

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NY: Harper and Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine label eroded, title page detached and with tape stains at gutter, front hinge cracked.. 1873. Hardcover. Olive cloth with printed paper spine label. Top edges gilt. 365pp + [2]pp of publishers ads. Fly fishing-themed bookplate on front pastedown endpaper with owner signature above. A collection of… Read more
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I Go A-Fishing

by Prime, W. C.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1873
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Owner signature on front flyleaf, ex-college library stamps and markings, light wear to boards.
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$50.00

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NY: Harper and Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Owner signature on front flyleaf, ex-college library stamps and markings, light wear to boards.. 1873. Hardcover. Inscribed by the author on front flyleaf to A. W. Street, Esq, dated April 12, 1895. Terracotta cloth ruled in blind and titled in gilt. 365pp + [1]pp of publishers ads. A collection… Read more
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Natural History of the Fishes of Massachusetts: Embracing a Practical Essay on Angling

by Smith, Jerome V. C. , M. D.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint; First Printing
ISBN
9780883950029
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$35.00

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Rockville Centre, NY: Freshet Press. Very Good. 1970. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. 0883950022 . Gray cloth boards with leather spine label in yellow slip case. vii, 399 pages + 1 page errata notice. Black and white illustrations throughout. A beautifully done, gift quality, reprint of this title's 1833 edition detailing all that was known and surmised of… Read more
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Newfoundland Salmon Flies ... and How to Tie Them

by Rich, Len

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
N.D.
Condition
Good; Coffee stains on covers and edges.
ISBN
9780968505502
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$30.00

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Corner Brook, Newfoundland: Summerside Publications. Good; Coffee stains on covers and edges.. N.D.. Softcover. 0968505503 . Circa 1980s. Many black and white photos. A primer on salmon flies. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 70 pages .
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Alaska Rainbows: Fly-Fishing for Trout, Salmon and Other Alaskan Species

by Tullis, Larry

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781571882516
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$15.00

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Portland, OR: Frank Amato Publications. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2001. First Edition. Softcover. 1571882510 . Many color photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages .
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The Trout Stream and Rod: An Informal Manual

by Phillips, Bill

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
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Very Good; Covers sunned and rubbed.
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$40.00

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Willowdale, Ontario: Self Published. Very Good; Covers sunned and rubbed.. 1976. Softcover. Photo-illustrated stapled card covers. Many illustrations. The retired chemist describes how he reads a stream, chooses a fly rod and line, and describes fly rod action and design parameters. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 56 pages .
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Salar: The Story of the Atlantic Salmon

by Anderson, Gary J. ; Brimer, Ann E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780969066606
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$15.00

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NY and St. Andrews, New Brunswick: International Atlantic Salmon Foundation. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1976. Hardcover. 0969066600 . Navy cloth. Many illustrations and photos. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 74 pages .
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The Deerhound

by Hartley, A. N.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and spotted, bookplate and bookstore label on front pastedown endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Peterborough. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and spotted, bookplate and . bookstore label on front pastedown endpaper.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Many black and white photos. A book about the history and characteristics of the historic deerhound breed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 66 pages .
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Stock Dog Training Manual

by Brown, Lou; Brown, Marv

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1990
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Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.
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Self Published. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. 1990. Softcover. Stapled illustrated card covers. A system to train the gathering or herding dog. Illustrations by Leon Basler. Some black and white photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages .
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The Three Bears of Porcupine Ridge: Wild Dwellers of Forest, Marsh and Lake

by Thompson, Jean M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1913
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, edges foxed, musty, owner name on front free endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Boston: W. A. Wilde Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, edges foxed, musty, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Many black and white illustrations by Charles Copeland. Tan decorated cloth, illustrated endpapers. Animal stories, charmingly illustrated by Copeland. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages .
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British Dogs

by Smith, A. Croxton

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; Third Printing
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$17.00

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London: Collins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket rubbed.. 1947. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. History and stories about British dogs and dog breeds. Brown boards. Many illustrations and photos, including some in color. ; Britain in Pictures Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages .
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Lost Feast: Culinary Extinction and the Future of Food

by Newman, Lenore

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781770414358
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Toronto: ECW Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2019. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9781770414358 . A great blend of science and entertaining prose. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages .
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Red Top Road

by Finch, Robert

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
191980
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped, light foxing to text.
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First Edition
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$35.00

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NY: Coalition of Publishers for Employment. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped, light foxing to . text.. 191980. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Clifford W. Bachner. Illustrated boards. An extended natural history essay about Cape Cod. Author photo and bio. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages .
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Maker's Spring

by Bender, Doc

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1979
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Very Good; Covers soiled and scuffed.
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Viroqua, WI: Bristow Press, Inc.. Very Good; Covers soiled and scuffed.. 1979. Softcover. 30 stories of hunting, fishing, and the outdoors. Illustrated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages .
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Thoughts on Hunting: In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend

by Beckford, Peter

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed and foxed on verso.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780851313672
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$14.00

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London: J. A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed and foxed on . verso.. 1993. Reprint. Hardcover. 9780851313672 . Introduction and notes by J. Otho Paget. Foreword by Michael Clayton. A reprint of this sporting classic, first published in 1781. xxxiii, 220pp, illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall… Read more
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Naturals: A Guide to Food Organisms of the Trout

by Borger, Gary A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780811710060
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$12.00

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Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0811710068 . Tan cloth. Black and white illustrations, appendices, glossary, annotated bibliography, and index. Naturals is actually an angling code book, translating streamside evidence directly into the language of fly tying. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223… Read more
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Compara-Hatch

by Caucci, Alfred N. ; Nastasi, Robert

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$50.00

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Henryville, PA: Comparahatch, Ltd.. Very Good. 1973. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Stapled softcover book (60 pages) with accompanying plastic comb bound cardstock flipbook (20 pages). Black and white illustrations, tables, phonetics guide, and color photographs. A guide to the habits and attributes of the main species of mayflies on the trout streams of Pennsylvania, the… Read more
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Catfish: The Whiskered Walleye

by Gapen, Dan D.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good; Covers rubbed, worn and soiled.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$15.00

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Big Lake, MN: Self-Published. Good; Covers rubbed, worn and soiled.. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. vi, 114 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations. A fishing tutorial with information on equipment, bait, locating fish, and recipes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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