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If you are passionate about fishing and angling, you should definitely look through the rare fishing and angling books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. From famous first edition novels about fishing to obscure non-fiction books about specific fishing strategies and culture, there is plenty of diversity in the rare fishing and angling books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. If you fancy yourself an angler or want to get the perfect gift for the fisherman in your family, be sure to look through the rare and antique books featured in the Biblio Rare Book Room.



Them Ol' Brown Fish: Billy Westmorland on Smallmouths by Westmorland, Billy; Mayer, Larry

Westmorland, Celina, TN, 1976. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Book . VG HB in VG DJ, protected by archival polyester cover. Scare account of fishing on Dale Hollow Lake in KY & TN. 224 p.: ill. ; 23 cm. Brown texture...

From Quaint Book Shop, IOBA

$112.50


THE COMPLEAT ANGLER or the CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION by ISAAC WALTON

LONDON: S. BAGSTER, MERCIER AND CHERVET, 1810 BEAUTIFUL SMALL BOOK, RED LEATHER ON SPINE AND CORNERS, GOLD PRINT AND DESIGN SPINE. MARBLE DESIGN FRONT AND BACK OF COVER. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT COVER. PRINTED FOR S. BAGSTER IN THE STRAND. TIGHT ...

From Antique Books Den

$455.50


THE TREATISE OF FYSSHYNGE (FISHING) WITH AN ANGLE by DAME JULIANA BERNERS, EDITED BY GEO. W. VAN SICLEN

NEW YORK: JAMES L. BLACK , 1875 NICE LOOKING RED TEXTURED COVER, BLACK TRIM FRONT, GOLD PRINT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. REPRINTED FROM THE BOOK OF ST. ALBANS, AND FROM THE EDITION: LONDON. PRINTED WITH THE TYPES OF JOHN BASKERVILLE (WITH GLOSSARY IN ...

From Antique Books Den

$145.50


ANGLING IN AMERICA, ITS EARLY HISTORY AND LITERATURE, LIMITED EDITION 475 OF 750, FIRST EDITION by CHARLES ELIOT GOODSPEED

BOSTON: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, 1939 NICE LOOKING BOOK WITH BLUE COVER, BLACK INLAY FRONT AND SPINE, WITH GOLD PRINTING. BLACK SLIP COVER IN GOOD CONDITION. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT (THE SPORTING GALLERY AND BOOKSHOP). CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHO...

From Antique Books Den

$225.50


THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION by IZAAK WALTON; WITH INSTRUCTIONS ANGLING TROUT CHARLES COTTON; AMERICAN EDITOR GEO. W. BETHUNE, D.D

NEW YORK: WARD, LOCK AND CO., 1891 GREAT PIECE OF HISTORY WITH WONDERFUL DETAIL IN APPENDIX, NOTES AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE. THE MACAULAY LIBRARY OF GREAT WRITERS EDITION. VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, TEXTURED SPINE, BLACK P...

From Antique Books Den

$102.50


DUD DEAN AND HIS COUNTRY; LIMITED EDITION 329 OF 450, SIGNED BY AUTHOR by ARTHUR R. MACDOUGALL, JR

NEW YORK: COWARD-MCCANN, INC., 1946 BEAUTIFUL BOOK WITH COVER OF TEXTURED LIGHT TAN, GOLD FISH DESIGN FRONT, RED TEXTURED SPINE, GOLD PRINT ON BLACK SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION 329 OF 450. VERY NICE ARTWORK, 12 CHAPTERS. WOND...

From Antique Books Den

$115.50


HENRY WILLIAM HERBERT (FRANK FORESTER), A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HIS WRITINGS 1832-1858 by WILLIAM MITCHELL VAN WINKLE, ASSISTANCE BY DAVID A. RANDALL

PORTLAND, MAINE: THE SOUTHWORTH-ANTHOENSEN PRESS, 1936 RARE BEAUTIFUL PROTECTIVE BOX IN GREEN WITH GOLD PRINT SPINE. BOOK GREEN WITH BLACK SPINE, GOLD PRINT AND DESIGN SPINE. AUTHORS SIGNATURE IN THE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN. FRONTISPIECE A PORTRAIT OF F...

From Antique Books Den

$175.50


Tales of Fresh Water Fishing by Grey, Zane

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. First Edition. Thick Quarto. Grey consider the fishes of the South Seas to be the most fiercest in the world. He tells his stories of the tuna, sailfish, the wahoo and swordfish which would make any fisherman envious. M...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$1,500.00


A TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE AND OTHER STORIES OF FISHING & SHOOTING; LIMITED EDITION 586 OF 950 by EDMUND WARE SMITH

NEW YORK: THE DERRYDALE PRESS, 1937 VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT OF FISHERMAN, GOLD PRINT SPINE WITH GOLD LINE DESIGN. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT. FRONTISPIECE SHOWS A FISHERMAN AND THERE ARE 4 OTHER ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGH...

From Antique Books Den

$125.50


AMATEUR RODMAKING, OUTING HANDBOOK NUMBER 33 by PERRY D. FRAZER

NEW YORK: OUTING PUBLISHING COMPANY, 1914 RARE BOOK, NICE LOOKING GREEN COVER WITH DARK GREEN DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. 17 CHAPTERS AND 12 ILLUSTRATIONS. THE FIRST CHAPTER IS A HISTORY OF RODMAKING. OTHER CHAPTERS ARE...

From Antique Books Den

$105.50


SPECKLED TROUT FISHING LINES AND OTHER VERSE; LIMITED EDITION 219 OF 250, SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND INSCRIBED by JAMES H. HOADLEY, D.D

NEW YORK: THEO. E. SCHULTE, 1920 RARE BOOK, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION 219 OF 250, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH POEM. SLIGHT NICK IN SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, VERY GOOD SHAPE. INTRODUCTION BY HOADLEY. A LOVER OF FISHING AND POETRY. 22 POEMS/ STORIES. ...

From Antique Books Den

$125.50


TATTERED COAT; LIMITED EDITION 259 OUT OF 995, SIGNED BY AUTHOR by NASH BUCKINGHAM

NEW YORK: G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS, 1944 VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN WHITE TEXTURED COVER, ARTWORK ON FRONT OF WESTERN GEAR, BROWN PRINT ON SPINE, CLEAN AND TIGHT. LIMITED EDITION 259 OF 995, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. FRONTISPIECE PICTURE OF BUCKINGHAM AND DOG ...

From Antique Books Den

$145.50


THE HOUSE THE HARDY BROTHERS BUILT. Edited by Sean Barton by HARDY. JAMES LEIGHTON

The Flyfisher's Classic Library. Devon. 1998. LIMITED EDITION. 8vo. (9.4 x 6.5 inches). One of 950 numbered copies. This copy is also Signed by the author, dated June 1999, underneath his portrait photo on the frontispiece. Illustrated throughout wi...

From Paul Foster Books

£225.00


A Bibliography of "The Complete Angler" of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton (the printer's copy) by Wood, Arnold; DeVinne Press Office Copy

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. First Edition, Limited to 120 copies. Very Good condition but for moderate cover soil and mild offset to the front endpapers. SEE PHOTOS. Finely printed by The De Vinne Press. This copy bears the De Vinne P...

From About Books

$1,195.00


Tales of Tahitian Waters by Grey, Zane

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. First Edition. Thick Quarto. First printing with (I-F) code. Grey consider the fishes of the South Seas to be the most fiercest in the world. He tells his stories of the tuna, sailfish, the wahoo and swordfish which wou...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$1,500.00


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