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1 Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]. SALMON AND TROUT ANGLING: Its Theory and Practice on Southern Stream, Torrent River, and Mountain Loch.
London Hutchinson & Co. xiv + 287 p. 1923 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Good No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]. SALMON AND TROUT ANGLING: Its Theory and Practice on Southern Stream, Torrent River, and Mountain Loch. 8vo. With 18 illus. Foreword by the Marquess of Hartington. London: Hutchinson & Co. xiv + 287 p. No Date [1923]. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 79-0017 r -- -Bruns A-39. Chapters on Amateur Rod Making, Fly Dressing, Salmon & Sea Trout Fishing, Angling in Scotland, Angling in Ireland, Trout Angling, The Mayfly Carnival, Grayling Fishing, Angling in Canada, Obsessions of an Angler, Genus Gillie, An Idyll of the River. In orig. red cloth with slight fading on the spine. Very Good no DJ. [$50] $45 
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2 Affre, Pierre THE PERFECT LIFE OF FISHERMEN. Famous Fishermen, Fabulous Fish, Great Fishing Sites, True Stories, Myths, and Legends, Fishing Gear.
Hauppauge Barron's. 119 p. 2001 0-7641-5316-1 / 9780764153167 1st US Ed. Hardcover Very Fine Fine DJ. 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
050395. Affre, Pierre. THE PERFECT LIFE OF FISHERMEN. Famous Fishermen, Fabulous Fish, Great Fishing Sites, True Stories, Myths, and Legends, Fishing Gear. 4to illus. Hauppauge: Barron's. 119 p. 2001 1st US Ed. ISBN 0-7641-5316-1. [Cat. 71.[ 05-0395 sx --I met Pierre Affre in Murmansk many years ago. We have fished many of the same places and knew many of the same people. His book details some of France’s contribution to fishing literature, and gives a kaleidoscope of fishing gear, fish, places, and people in a series of great pictures and essays. Very Fine in Fine DJ. [$18] $16 
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3 Alley, Robert ADVANCED LAKE FLY FISHING. THE SKILLFUL TUBER.
Portland Frank Amato Publ. 120 p. 1991 0-936608-98-6 / 9780936608983 1st Ed. Hardcover Near New Near Fine DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Alley, Robert. ADVANCED LAKE FLY FISHING. THE SKILLFUL TUBER. 8vo. Illus. [ISBN 0-936608-98-6] Portland: Frank Amato Publ. 120 p. 1991. 1st. Ed. [ISBN 0-936608-98-6.] [Cat. 71.] 91-1311 su. ---Belly-boat advice for lake choice, strategies, equipment, seasons, fish, fly patterns. Near New in Near Fine DJ. [$20 ] $18 
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4 Amesbury, Dr. Robert EAGLE LAKE.
Sparks, Nevada Western Printing and Publishing Co. xvi + 179 p. 1971 0-912814-02-0 / 9780912814025 1st Ed. Hardcover Fine Near Fine DJ. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Signed by Author on Title Page.
Amesbury, Dr. Robert. EAGLE LAKE. 4to. illus. with 60 plates. [ISBN 0-912814-02-0] Sparks, Nevada: Western Printing and Publishing Co. xvi + 179 p. 1971. 1st. Ed. Signed by Author on Title Page. [Cat. 71] 81-0859 u. ---History of the lake by a long-time nearby resident; from discovery by white men in 1850; Indian history; Settlement; Tapping of lake for irrigation; Federal agencies; Biological station; Fishes of the lake; [pictures of 9 lb. 10 oz. trout & other fish]; Future plans. With end-paper maps and a detailed bibliography. Fine in Near Fine DJ. [ $50] $45 
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5 Bates, Joseph D. Jr. STREAMERS AND BUCKTAILS. The Big Fish Flies.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. xiv + 395 p. 1979 0394415884 / 9780394415888 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good DJ 8vo illus. 
Bates, Joseph D. Jr. STREAMERS AND BUCKTAILS. The Big Fish Flies. 8vo illus. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. xiv + 395 p. 1979 1st Ed. ISBN: 0-394-41588-4. Hardcover with DJ. [Cat. 2017.] 17-0127 z. –I have always admired Bates because he stresses patterns tied by the originators. The style of dressing a fly is is far more important than the materials used in the fly. Damp stained on top inch of spine & DJ, not affecting text. With noted defects, Very Good in Very Good DJ. [ $40] $36 
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6 Bergman, Ray TROUT.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. xviii + 517 p. + xiii Index. 1976 0394499573 / 9780394499574 3rd Edition, Enlarged. Hardcover Fine Fine DJ 8vo illus. Charles S. Krug, Ivin Sickles, G. Don Ray. 
Bergman, Ray. TROUT. 8vo illus. with Fly Plates by Dr. Edgar Burke. Photographs of Fly-Tying by Charles S. Krug. Line Diagrams by Ivin Sickles & G. Don Ray. With New Material by Edward C. Janes. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. xviii + 517 p. + xiii Index. 1976 3rd Ed. Enlarged. ISBN: 0-394-49957-3. Hardcover with DJ. [Cat. 2017.] 17-013030 z. – The seminal book on trout fishing. Updates include developments in trout rods, reels, lines, flies, and other tackle. Fine in Fine DJ. [$20] $18 
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7 Brooks, Joe TROUT FISHING. Foreword by Charles K. Fox.
New York & London: Outdoor Life & Harper & Row. Xvi + 302 p. 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine DJ 8vo illus. Tom Beecham 
Brooks, Joe. TROUT FISHING. 8vo with Drawings by Tom Beecham. Foreword by Charles K. Fox. New York & London: Outdoor Life & Harper & Row. Xvi + 302 p. 1972 1st Ed. [Cat. 2017] 17-0126 z. –Comprehensive text by a well-loved author who shared information readily. Inked inscription by prior owner on front endpaper. Fine in Near Fine DJ. [$15] $12.50 
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8 Calabi, Silvio TROUT & SALMON OF THE WORLD.
Secaucas: Wellfleet Press. 228 p. 1990 155521665X. / 9781555216658 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine DJ 4to illus. 
Calabi, Silvio. TROUT & SALMON OF THE WORLD. Large 4to [10.5” x 12”] illus. Secaucas: Wellfleet Press. 228 p. 1990 1st Ed. ISBN: 1-55521-665-X. Hardcover with DJ. [Cat. 2017.] 17-0235 z. –Color photos and verbiage on the salmonids of the world, with coverage of the myriad species of lesser-known types, such as lenok, taimen, marble trout, yamane. Gift Inscription on front endpaper, otherwise Fine in Fine DJ. [$15] $12.50 
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9 Dirksen, D.J. & R.A. Reeves. RECREATION LAKES OF CALIFORNIA.
Burbank: Recreation Sales Publ., Inc. 106 p. 1990 1990 0943798159 / 9780943798158 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
4to illus. 1st PB; Ninth Edition. -[Cat. 63-155.] Spiral bound; Fine PB. 
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10 Grant, George MONTANA TROUT FLIES.
Portland: Champoeg Press. 218 p. 1981 1st Limited Edition. No. 83 of 1950 Copies. Hardcover Fine No DJ. 4to illus. Harvey Eckart "Best Wishes to my good friend Don Labbe. George
Grant, George. MONTANA TROUT FLIES. A study, discussion and review of most of the popular trout flies that have been used in fishing the waters of Montana and other Western states during a period extending from about 1915 to the 1960's. While essentially a pattern book, it also delves deeply into the origin and purpose of each fly, and where appropriate, relates the artificial to its natural counterpart. Also includes BIG HOLE RIVER MEMORIES. History and Reminiscence, and LAMENTS OF A RIVER RAT. A flyfisherman's conservation philosophy. 4to 9" x 11" illus. with line drawings by Harvey Eckart and 7 color plates of flies by Mike Fong in pocket at back. Portland: Champoeg Press. 218 p. + 7 color plates in pocket. 1981. 1st Lmt. Ed. No. 83 of 1950 Numbered Copies. [Cat. 2017]. 17-0123 z. – This copy belonged to the late Dan Labbe, an ardent collector and cataloger of western fly patterns. Don was a long-time member of the GGACC in San Francisco, but he was born in Missoula MT and learned to tie flies by watching Jack Boehme tie flies. He also watched Pott hair flies being tied, and knew Paul; Bunyan. A hand-written copy of a letter from Labbe to George Grant on GGA&CC stationary is included, plus an answer to Labbe in lengthy typed & signed letter from Grant about western tyers dated Dec. 2, 1982. The book is inscribed on flyleaf: “Best Wishes to my good friend Don Labbe. George Grant.” Don Labbe’s printed labels also on fly leaf. Hardcover. Fine no DJ as issued.. [$300] $270 
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11 Hidy, V.S. THE PLEASURES OF FLY FISHING.
New York: Winchester Press. 127 p. 1972 0876910398 / 9780876910399 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine DJ. 4to illus. Hidy, V.S. 
Hidy, V.S. THE PLEASURES OF FLY FISHING. Photographs & Commentary on Streams, Rivers, Lakes, Anglers, Trout & Steelhead. Including a Selection of Memorable Observations from the Classic Writings of Angling Literature. 4to illus. with photographs by the author. Foreword by Sparce Grey Hackle. New York: Winchester Press. 127 p. 1972 1st Ed. ISBN: 0-87691-039-8. Hard Cover with DJ. [Cat. 2017] 17-0142 z.- A veritable potpourri of fishing scenes interspersed with prose snippets of fishing literature. Excellent selection. Fine in Fine DJ. [$15] $12.50 
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12 Kent, John SOUTH ISLAND TROUT FISHING GUIDE.
Auckland: Reed Publishing Ltd. 352 p. 2006 10-0 7900 1094 1 5th ed. Soft Cover Good No DJ 8vo 
060773. Kent, John SOUTH ISLAND TROUT FISHING GUIDE. 8vo illus. Auckland: Reed Publishing Ltd. 352 p. 2006 5th Edition. ISBN 10-0 7900 1094 1. [Cat. 72.] 06-0773 ru. –The 5th Edition of the best New Zealand guide, with numerous additions and changes since the 1st edition of 1990. Over 450 rivers and streams, plus 150 lakes, dams, and reservoirs are described for the 6 major regions in South Island New Zealand. Kent has walked or fished many of these areas, and his descriptions are accurate and useful. Each listing gives Location, Access, Season, Restrictions, and a description of water quantity & quality, fish stocks, best parts, and popularity. I have fished New Zealand nearly every year since 1975 for a month or so, and can attest to the descriptions offered by Kent. Paperback with some marginal notations and wear, a Good copy. [$30] $27 
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13 LaFontaine, Gary. CADDISFLIES
New York: Lyons & Burford, Publ. ix + 336 p. 1981 0876913508 / 9780876913505 8th Printing Hardcover Vry Fine Fine DJ 4to illus. Harvey Eckert 
LaFontaine, Gary. CADDISFLIES.. 4to illus. with Drawings by Harvey Eckert. ISBN: 0-87691-350-8. New York: Lyons & Burford, Publ. ix + 336 p. 1981 8th Printing. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author on ffep. [Cat. 2017.] 17-0116. –Major study of one of the most important groups of aquatic insects- entomology, fly tying, fishing techniques. Very Fine in Fine DJ. [$65] $58 
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14 LaFontaine, Gary. CADDISFLIES.
New York: Winchester Press Nick Lyons Books. ix + 336 p. 1981 0941130983 / 9780941130981 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine DJ 4to illus. Harvey Eckart Inscribed by Author on ffep.
LaFontaine, Gary. CADDISFLIES. 4to illus. with Drawings by Harvey Eckert. ISBN: 0-941130-98-3. New York: Winchester Press Nick Lyons Books. ix + 336 p. 1981 1st Printing. Hardcover. [Cat. 2017.] 17-0065 qt. –Major study of one of the most important groups of aquatic insects- entomology, fly tying, fishing techniques. Inscribed by Author on ffep. With Typed Letter to customer signed by Author. Fine in Near Fine DJ. [$95] $85 
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15 Simon, James R. YELLOWSTONE FISHES.
Yellowstone Park, Wyoming: The Yellowstone Library and Museum Association. 39 p. 1939 1st Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No DJ 8vo illus. 
Simon, James R. YELLOWSTONE FISHES. 8vo illus. Yellowstone Park, Wyoming: The Yellowstone Library and Museum Association. 39 p. 1939 1st Ed. Wrappers. [Cat. 2017] 17-0092 z. –Illustrated with end paper maps of fish distribution in Yellowstone Park, 2 color plates of fish, and 3 b&w plates. Features distribution of various fish in the park, plus a key to identify the fish. I met Dr.Simon in 1952 while I was working as a biologist for the USF&WS in Yellowstone. He was updating his book. This little book gives a very good depiction of the fish and fishing available before WW II. Near Fine in Wrappers. [$35] $31.50 
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