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FISHERMAN AND FISHING WAYS,

By: Anson, P.E.,

Price: £45.00

Publisher: George G.Harrap & Company, London, 1932,:

Seller ID: C514


first edition, 285pp, colour frontispiece, 150 b&w line drawings by the author, octavo, original blue cloth, blind stamped front board , gilt, fine condition, a little foxing. The history of sea fishe ries. View more info

THE MANAGEMENT OF COARSE FISHING WATERS

By: Birch, Eric

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Baker: 1964

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa452

Condition: V.g.


144pp. Frontisplate and 30 plates. Line drawings throughout. A nice sound and a v.g.+ copy. The light blue d.j. price-clipped and spine sunned as usual View more info

A NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF IRELAND Laid down from the best Authorities extant, and regulated by Astronom. Observat

By: Bowen, Emanuel

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, E. Bowen: 1747

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Map881

Condition: Fine


An original printed map with outline hand-colour to the coast-line and cartouche at the left upper corner. A lovely plate impressed map with sharp clear engraving and a long text description to the lower right-hand corner. Nice description of 'The Nymph Bank' a fishing bank to the south of the Island. Emanuel Bowen (1694- 1767). Plate 31.7x22.0 paper 38.5 x 26.5 cms. Nice margins. From the 1747 'A Complete System of Geography'. View more info

Browns Manual of Modern Farriery a Practical and Popular Treatise

By: Brown, Thomas

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, George Virtue, Ivy Lane:

Seller ID: F058

Condition: V.g., Soiled


920pp, 18 steel engraved plates. plus frontis. and engraved title-page. ND The game laws at the end refer to 1847. Soiled copy with a tired, worn but complete binding. A good reading copy of the book. Plates soiled and a little worn in places. Section VI [en-titled OF FIELD SPORTS GENERALLY] is interesting with instructions in Racing, hunting, coursing, shooting, fishing and field-sports generally. Half-title page reads ;- A manual of modern farriery embracing the cure of diseases incidental to horses, cattle, sheep, swine and dogs ; with instructions in racing, hunting, coursing, shooting, f... View more info

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THE FARMER'S LAWYER

By: By a Gentleman of Lincoln's Inn

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, W. Strahan, and M. Woodfall, and sold by G. Kearsly, F. Newbury, and W. Flexney: 1774

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH094

Condition: incomplete


[iv lacking but facsimile copie loosely inserted], 331,[i ad]pp. Lacking the title-page and priliminaries but text complete. 171mm x 103mm. Original full calf [front board just about still attached but present] and red morocco label to the spine. A scarce copy of the first edition of 1774. A second edition was published in the same year and was reset with the addition of 'The Laws concerning Landlords and Tenants'. [Also with 331pp]. G. Kearsly was replaced by G. Robinson on the booksellers names on the title-page. [The chapters listed on the title-page are I. All the Laws concerning Game br... View more info

THE FOUR SEASONS OF SPORT

By: Cadfryn-Roberts, John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, The Ariel Press: 1960

Edition: facsimile

Seller ID: J543

Condition: Fine


viii, with 12 colour plates representing 4 hunting, 4 fishing, 4 racing, and 4 shooting, Fine copy. The glascine wrapper is mottled affecting the pictorial d.j. over the card binding a trifle View more info

RETROSPECT Reminiscences and Impressions of a Hunter-Naturalist in Three Continents 1851-1928

By: Chapman, Abel,

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Gurney and Jackson: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: P420

Condition: Fine


xix, 353, [v] pp. 20 coloured plates by W. H. Riddell, 34 other plates and many text illustrations. Lovely unfaded or worn copy bound in green buckram, gilt. Signature in pencil by E.C. Keith [of Country Life] on f.e.p. View more info

BIRD-LIFE OF THE BORDERS on Moorland and Sea with Faunal Notes extending over forty years

By: Chapman, Abel,

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Gurney and Jackson: 1907

Edition: 2nd Edition Completely Revised

Seller ID: P419

Condition: Fine


xii, folding coloured map,458pp. Brown buckram [sunned], gilt. Originally pub. in 1889 this edition took a year to re-write and includes extra illustrations. End-papers browned otherwise a lovely clean copy internally. View more info

RETROSPECT Reminiscences and Impressions of a Hunter-Naturalist in Three Continents 1851-1928

By: Chapman, Abel,

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Gurney and Jackson: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS296

Condition: Fine


xix, 353, [v] pp. 20 coloured plates by W. H. Riddell, 34 other plates and many text illustrations. Lovely unfaded copy bound in green buckram, gilt. View more info

MEMORIES OF FOURSCORE YEARS LESS TWO 1851-1929

By: Chapman, Abel,

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Gurney and Jackson: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: E439

Condition: Fine


xxvii,257[3]. Many illus. by the author and coloured and half-tone plates by W.H.Riddell. With a memory of George Bolam. A fine copy with a little edge foxing, dark green buckram, gilt View more info

FLY-DRESSING

By: Collyer, David J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1985

Edition: sixth impression

Seller ID: C597

ISBN: 0715367196

Condition: Fine


240pp, 8 colour plates, b&w illustrations throughout, octavo, decorative d.j., original red cloth, gilt, fine/fine condition. foreword by Richard Walker. View more info

WANDERING FISHERMAN

By: Fox-Strangways, V.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Arthur Baker: 1955

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa453

Condition: V.g.


256pp, Green illus. d.j. Fishing around the world. 12 photos. D.j. trifle rubbed with edge wear now in a clear protective mylar book protector sleeve. Map end-papers. View more info

THE PATH BY THE WATER

By: Haldane, A.R.B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd: 1945

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: V476

Condition: V.g.


viii, 152pp. Wood-cuts by Helen Monro. Second impression [First Nov 1944]. Blue cloth, gilt. Fishing days in Perthshire, Argyll and Hampshire when a boy retold. Map end-papers. A nice copy but lacking a d.j. No inscriptions or fading View more info

HARDY'S ANGLER GUIDE AND CATALOGUE 1955

By: Hardy

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Alnwick, Hardy Brothers of Alnwick: 1955

Seller ID: G670

Condition: Fine


206 [6] pp. 10 coloured plates. A little handled but no wear or fading. Dated 1955 on last page. Dark green wrappers with black lettering. white spine [ a little darkened] View more info

WINGS & HACKLE

By: Hill, Raymond

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: E562

Condition: Fine


256[8]pp. 'A pot-pourri of fly fihing for trout and grayling and of notes on bird life chiefly in Hampshire, Devon & Derbyshire'. Edges foxedafffecting occassional margin, No fading View more info

IDLE DAYS IN PATAGONIA

By: Hudson, W,H.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London & Toronto, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1935

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: Pa822

Condition: Fine


251, [viii pub. cat] pp. Illustrated throughout. Blind-stamped blue/green cloth [trifle sunned to the spine]. A lovely copy of the 1935 edition [orig. pub. 1893]. Quality paper and plates. Attractive printed bookplate of a man wearing plus fours striding off with a fishing rod and creel by D. Daniel for Ex Libris Cyril Hurcomb. View more info

THE ANGLER A Poem, In the Cantos: Comprising proper instructions in the art, with rules to choose fishing rods, lines, hooks, floats, baits, and to make artificial flies; receipts for pastes, &c. &c. Embellished with upwards of twenty beautiful wood-cuts.

By: Lathy, T.P.

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Sherwood, Gilbert and Piper: 1841

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: TS174

Condition: V.g.


xxi, [iii blank], 234pp, [iv] pp pub. stock leaflet tipped-in at the rear. The bulk of the volume is poems to fish and fishing with from p194 an appendix detailing fishing baits and techniques.Small area worn to the inside board end-paper where a small bookplate has been roughly removed. Frontis. plate engraving of a gentleman angler { with rod and keepnet [small loss to the lower margin not affecting the image]. Bound in the pub. attractive ribbed green cloth with blind embossed decoration and gilt tile to the spine. A very attractive bindng with a clean and tight text block. Fine small wood ... View more info

A SEA-PAINTER'S LOG

By: Leslie, Robert C.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall, Limited: 1896

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: GT227

Condition: Fine


xii, 265pp, Frontispiece, 11 plates. A memoir of south coast yachting and boat fishing. Armorial bookplate of J. Shipley Ellis 'Huic Hared Non Tidi'. View more info

THE ENGLISH SQUIRE AND HIS SPORT

By: Longrigg, Rodger,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1977

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: A316

Condition: V.g.


302 pp, index, many illus., octavo, d.j., v.g., A portrait of the English Squire at sport through the centuries, View more info

SAILING TRAWLERS The Story of Deep-Sea Fishing with Long Line and Trawl

By: March, Edgar J.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London, Percival Marshall and Company Limited: 1953

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: W079

Condition: Fine


xvi, 384pp. 50 sketches by the author, 18 scale plans and 4 photostat plans. Orig. blue cloth, gilt. A lovely unfaded copy with no inscriptions or marks. Fore-edge foxed. View more info