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1 Agassiz, Prof. & Mrs. Louuis. A JOURNEY IN BRAZIL.
Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Co. 540 p. 1895 1895 2nd Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. Reprint. [1868] -Scientific collecting trip for Cambridge University in 1865. Cat. 58-9. Dampwrinkled on bottom margin; Good-VG. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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2 Armistead, J.J. A HANDY GUIDE TO FISH CULTURE or, Fish Culture Made Easy. Being Specially Designed for the use of amateurs, and for guidance in the improvement of fisheries.
Scarborough & London: The Angler Lmt. viii + 119 p. 1897 1897 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
12mo illus. 1st Ed. -The sub-title says it all by this 30-year practitioner of fish culture, written on the Jubilee of Queen Victoria. [Cat. 55-28 & 65-32.] Very Good in orig. paper wraps. 
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3 Bigelow, H.B. et al. FISHES OF WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC.
New Haven: Sears Foundation for Marine Research. xxi + 630 p. 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. 1st Ed. -Part Three: salmon, trouts, tarpon etc.[Cat. 48-34 & 63-58.] Very Fine in VG-F DJ. 
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4 Dahl, Knut. THE AGE AND GROWTH OF SALMON AND TROUT IN NORWAY As Shown By Their Scales.
London: The Salmon and Trout Association. ix + 141 + X pages of Plates. 1911 Reprint. 1911 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illlus. Translated from the Norwegian by Ian Baille. Edited by J. Arthur Hutton and H. T. Sheringham. 1st English Ed. [CAT 54-180 & 65-218.] - Good-Very Good in tape-repaired Paper Wraps. 
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5 Farrington, S. Kip TONY THE TUNA.
Southhampton: THe Yankee Peddler Book Co. [unpaged] 1975 0911660259 / 9780911660258 1st Edition Hardcover New As New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 Alexander D. Read 
[Cat. 32-75 &67-203.] 8vo illus. 1975 1st Ed. -Juvenile about the life of tuna. 
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6 Fry, W. H. [Editor and Translator.]. A COMPLETE TREATISE ON ARTIFICIAL FISH BREEDING.
New York: D. Appleton and Company. ix + 188 p. + 4 p. Ads. 1854. 1854 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 
12mo. Illus. with engravings. 1st. Ed.- [Cat. 66-307.] -Two French fishermen rediscovered the ancient German techniques for rearing fish in the 1830's; the French made a series of reports in 1849. This is a translation of the entire works of M. Coste, M. Godenier, M. Milne-Edwards, M. Haxo, plus several papers on salmon breeding published in BELL'S LIFE IN LONDON. The first book published in the U.S. on fish breeding. In original purple blind-stamped cloth. Small chip [1/4"] at top of spine; cloth cracked & glued at spine edge; binding tight & complete; Very Good internally; Good externally. 
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7 Garlick, Theodatus, M.D. A TREATISE ON THE ARTIFICIAL PROPAGATION OF FISH, with the Description and Habits of Such Kinds as Are Most Suitable for Pisciculture. also, Directions for the Most Successful Modes of Angling for Such Kinds of Fish as Are Herein Described.
NY: A.O. Moore, Agricultural Book Publisher. 142 p. + adverts. 1858 2nd Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. 2nd Ed. [1857]-Bruns G-26. "A very scarce work." Wetzel p. 46: ".Garlick can safely be regarded as the father of fish culture in this country." In orig. embossed cloth with black bass blind stamped on front & rear cover. [Cat. 47-81 & 62-116.] Dampstained; Good no DJ. 
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8 Girard M.D.,Charles. ICHTHYOLOGY OF THE BOUNDARY.
Wash. DC: US & Mexican Boundary Survey. Part 2. Zoology of the Boundary. pp. 1-85 + I-II with 41 plates. 1859 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. -[Cat. 66-340.] - Section taken in entirety from the Survey. Sheets secured by strings & glue removed from bound volume. Can be made into HB book. Foxing on a number of plates, but all plates & pages are present. Good-Very Good in sheets. 
Price: 270.00 USD
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9 Girard MD, Charles FISHES:
Wash. DC: Reports of Explorations and Surveys. Railroad from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. Made in 1853-54. Vol. X. Part IV of Zoology Report. xiv + 400 p. + 21 lithographic plates of fishes. 1859 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. -[Cat.66-342.] - Section taken in entirety from the Survey. Sheets secured by strings & glue removed from bound volume. Can be made into a HB book. Foxing on a number of plates, but all pages and plates are present. Good-Very Good in sheets. 
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10 Jardine, William [Ed.] The NATURALIST'S LIBRARY. ICHTHYOLOGY Vol. II. Treating of the Nature, Structure, and Economical Uses of Fishes. by J.S. Bushnan, M.D.
Edinburgh: W.H Lizars. xi + 219 p. + 31 plates + 4 p. Adverts. 1840 1840 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
12mo illus. 1st Ed.-60-205. Has engraved portrait & engraved title page plus 31 hand-colored engraved plates of fish; In orig. cloth. All plates bright & free of foxing. Cloth has tears near top of spine; Inked signature on plain title page; Good-Very Good. 
Price: 247.50 USD
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11 Jolly, V. H. and Brown, J. M. A. [Editors]. NEW ZEALAND LAKES.
Auckland: Auckland Universty Press / Oxford University Press. 387 p. 1975. 1975 0196479363 / 9780196479361 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to. Illus. 1st Ed.-[CAT. 66-489.] - Scientific studies of physical, chemical, & biological properties of lakes in North and South Island, New Zealand. Fine no DJ as issued. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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12 Jordan, D.S. THE GENERA OF FISHES AND A CLASSIFICATION OF FISHES.
Stanford: Stanford University Press. xvi + 800 p. 1968 1968 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to Reprinted and with a new Foreword by George S. Meyers, Stanford University, and a Comprehensive Index by Hugh M. Smith and Leonard P. Schultz, U.S. National Museum. Reprnt. [1963 Ed].- [CAT. 66-492A.] This combines Jordan's GENERA OF FISHES [4 parts, 1917-1920] and his taxonomic index, A CLASSIFICATION OF FISHES [1923] for the first time, with a new Foreword and a Comprehensive Index. Fine-VF in Fine DJ. 
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13 Jordan, David Starr & B.W. Evermann. THE FISHES OF NORTH AND MIDDLE AMERICA: Descriptive Catalogue of the Species of Fish-Like Vertebrates Found in the Waters of North America North of the Isthmus of Canada. PART II. Text.
Wash. D.C.: Bulletin No. 47 of the U.S. Nat'l. Museum. Smithsonian Institution. xxx + pp. 1241-2183. 1898 1898 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo 1st Ed. [CAT 54-364 & 65-481.] -Part II of the Text of Jordan & Evermann's monumental work. In orig. soft wraps; many pages uncut; paper wraps of spine & covers chipped; missing back cover; Good; intern. fine & unopened in Soft Cover. 
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14 Jordan, David Starr & Barton Warren Evermann. A REVIEW OF THE SALMONOID FISHES OF THE GREAT LAKES WITH NOTES ON THE WHITEFISHES OF OTHER REGIONS. From Bureau of Fisheries Volume XXIX, 1909.
Wash., D.C.: Bureau of Fisheries. 41 p. + vii p. Full-Color Plates. 1911 1st Edition Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. -[CAT. 62-189.] Fine in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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15 Lopez, Barry Holstun. RIVER NOTES. The Dance of Herons.
Kansas City: Anderson & McMeel, Inc. 100 p. 1979 0836261062 / 9780836261066 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo. 1st Ed. Cat. 58-190. Very Fine in Fine-Very Fine unclipped DJ. 
Price: 63.00 USD
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16 Lucas, J. LUCAS ON BASS FISHING.
NY: Dodd, Mead. xx + 381 p. 1949 2nd Revised Ed. [1947] 1949 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
[Cat. 44-293 & 61-358.] 8vo illus. 1949 2nd Ed. Revised [1947]. -With added chapters on muskie & pike. Lucas was an exceptional bass fisherman. Very Good no DJ. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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17 Lucas, Jason. LUCAS ON BASS FISHING.
NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. 381 p. 1962 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
[Cat.56-55.] 8vo illus. Revised Ed. [1949, 1947]. Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
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18 Lucas, Jason. LUCAS ON BASS FISHING.
NY: Robert M. McBride & Company. xviii + 381 p. 1949 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
[Cat. 66-570.] 8vo With Illus. and Diagrams. Revised and Enlarged Ed. [1947]. Fine in Very Good DJ. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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19 Smith, Hugh M. THE FRESH-WATER FISHES OF SIAM, OR THAILAND.
Jersey City: T.F.H. Publ. Inc.xi + 622 p. 1965 1965 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
8vo illus. Facsimile Reprint of 1945 Smithsonian Institution, United States National Museum Bulletin 188. 56-174. Very Good no DJ. 
Price: 157.50 USD
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20 Smith, J.L.B. THE SEA FISHES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA.
NY: Hafner Publ. Co. & Central News Agency, Ltd. xvi + 564 p. 1953 1953 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 
4to Illus. by Margaret M. Smith. With a message from His Excellency the Governor-General of Mozambique abd a Foreword by Dr. B.F.J. Southland. Revised Enlarged Ed. [1949]56-176. Fine in frayed Very Good DJ. 
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