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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


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


By: Bowen, Emanuel

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, E. Bowen: 1747

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Map881

Condition: Fine

Laid down from the best Authorities extant, and regulated by Astronom. Observat.. 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



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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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:

By: Lathy, T.P.

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Sherwood, Gilbert and Piper: 1841

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: TS174

Condition: V.g.

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......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 ... View more info


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


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