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STRIPER MOON. Fly Fishing Technique and Flies for Striped Bass in Estuary, River, Bay & Surf. Foreword by Lefty Kreh.

By: Abrames, J. Kenny

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Portland, Frank Amato Publications. 48 p.: 1994

Edition: 1st PB Ed.

Seller ID: 950335


Abrames, J. Kenny. STRIPER MOON. Fly Fishing Technique and Flies for Striped Bass in Estuary, River, Bay & Surf. Foreword by Lefty Kreh. 4to. PB. illus. by the author. Portland: Frank Amato Publications. 48 p. 1994. 1st PB Ed. ISBN 1-878175-67-X [Cat. 71.] 95-0335 s ---Abrames has written a milestone book with his explanation of how to fish for stripers using techniques from river fishing for trout, steelhead, and salmon. He details the importance of current in striper... View more info

STRIPED BASS FISHING IN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON. Foreword by Dr. Alex Calhoun.

By: Adams, Leon D.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA, Pacific Books. xiv + 224 p.: 1954

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 790019


790019. Adams, Leon D. STRIPED BASS FISHING IN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON. 8vo. Illus. by Patricia Talbot. Foreword by Dr. Alex Calhoun. Palo Alto, CA: Pacific Books. xiv + 224 p. February 1954. 2nd. Printing [January 1953]. [Cat. 71.] 79-0019 z. –Excellent description of California conditions; much still relevant today in spite of dramatic declines in bass numbers caused by agricultural diversions and other perturbations. The bass still make the same movements described by... View more info

ALASKA JOURNAL 1979.

By: Adams, Patricia. and McIntosh, Winsome.

Price: $63.00

Publisher: West Palm Beach, Privately Printed by Advertisers Press, Inc. 80 p.: No Date. [1979].

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 900419


Adams, Patricia. and McIntosh, Winsome. ALASKA JOURNAL 1979. Large 8vo. Illus. West Palm Beach: Privately Printed by Advertisers Press, Inc. 80 p. No Date. [1979]. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 90-0419 v --Boat trip through Tongass National Forest from Ketchikan to Sitka to study resources of Alaska. Group of 21, including Larry Rockerfeller & Louis & Adele Auchincloss of NY, fished & hiked with SW Alaska Conservation Council. Photos & narrative from journals. Typeset with color... View more info

GRANDAD'S POLYTECHNIC SOUVENIR STUNTS. MEMOIRS Pescadero Rivulets FISHING.

By: Addicott, James E.

Price: $157.00

Publisher: [San Fransisco], Prvt. Prnt. by Author. 70 p.: 1949

Edition: 1st Ed.

Inscription: Inscribed "To Maude from a half-century teacher.

Seller ID: 981056


Addicott, James E. GRANDAD'S POLYTECHNIC SOUVENIR STUNTS. MEMOIRS Pescadero Rivulets FISHING. 8vo illus. with photographs and drawings by Norman Nicholson. [San Fransisco]: Prvt. Prnt. by Author. 70 p. 1949 1st Ed. PB. [Cat. 71.] 98-1056 r --Inscribed "To Maude from a half-century teacher. James E. Addicott." Fishing tales by a California octogenarian on the Carmel River, Pescadero, Scott, Gazos, Butano, Waddell, and other creeks on the San Mateo coast for steelhead;... View more info

THE PERFECT LIFE OF FISHERMEN. Famous Fishermen, Fabulous Fish, Great Fishing Sites, True Stories, Myths, and Legends, Fishing Gear.

By: Affre, Pierre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Hauppauge, Barron's. 119 p.: 2001

Edition: 1st US Ed.

Seller ID: 050395


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 kaleidoscop... View more info

BEHIND THE RANGES. Parentheses of Travel.

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker. 283 p.: 1911

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 940126


Aflalo, F. G. BEHIND THE RANGES. Parentheses of Travel. 8vo. illus. with 14 photographs. London: Martin Secker. 283 p. 1911. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 94-0126 s. –“The sportsman, once his wanderings are over, and gout or poverty chains him by the leg, must find what comfort he can in an arm-chair and an atlas.” Aflalo’s travels recount “…its drawbacks as well as its delights, its duststorms as well as its sunsets, its mosquitoes as well as its butterflies, its... View more info

SUNSET PLAYGROUNDS. Fishing Days and Others in California and Canada.

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $63.00

Publisher: London, Witherby & Co. xii + 251 p.: 1909

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 790015


790015. Aflalo, F. G. SUNSET PLAYGROUNDS. Fishing Days and Others in California and Canada. 8vo. Illus. London: Witherby & Co. xii + 251 p. 1909. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71] 79-0015. –Much fishing during 20,000 mile from England through Caribbean & across to California. Truckee River and Lake Tahoe fished, plus much with Dr. Holder at Catalina, his prime object. Considered light tackle fishing at Catalina the finest in the world. Travelled via Yosemite, Portland, Seattle & Va... View more info

SUNSHINE AND SPORT IN FLORIDA AND THE WEST INDIES.

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $122.00

Publisher: London, T. Werner Laurie. xv + 272 p.: 1907

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 830489


830489. Aflalo, F. G. SUNSHINE AND SPORT IN FLORIDA AND THE WEST INDIES. 8vo. Illus. with Forty-seven illustrations. London: T. Werner Laurie. xv + 272 p. No Date [1907]. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 83-0489 p. –Tarpon fishing in 1906 at Boca Grande, Florida with Edward vom Hofe and other notables; Aflalo caught 17 tarpon in 11 days. He used a vom Hofe reel which he first thought was too expensive, but after using it, would gladly pay twice the price. He also thought that t... View more info

THE SALT OF MY LIFE.

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman And Sons, Ltd. xi + 277 p.: 1905

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 831314


Aflalo, F. G. THE SALT OF MY LIFE. 8vo. Illus. London: Sir Isaac Pitman And Sons, Ltd. xi + 277 p. 1905. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 83-1314 y – Sea fishing accounts from 1880; England, the continent, Sweden, Australia, Tangier, Madeira. Aflalo ranged even further afield later. In original ornate blue cloth with gilt decorations and fish; front free end paper removed; pastedown with inked initials; title page has faint red circles around subtitle & publication date. Eternal... View more info

FISHING THE OREGON COUNTRY. Introduction by Ted Trueblood.

By: Ames, Francis H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, Caxton Press Printers, Ltd. 324 p.: 1966

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 821250


Ames, Francis H. FISHING THE OREGON COUNTRY. 8vo. Illus. with 62 plates in B&W, and 9 in color.. Introduction by Ted Trueblood. Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Press Printers, Ltd. 324 p. 1966. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 82-1250 x –Although specifics have changed, still an excellent guide to the multiple opportunities offered in Oregon. Fine in Very Good DJ. [$17] $15 View more info

MISSOULA COUNTY IMAGES. VOL II.

By: Cohen, Stan

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Missoula:, Pictorial Histories Publ. Co. xvi + 464 p.: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170143


Cohen, Stan. MISSOULA COUNTY IMAGES. VOL II. 4to illus. Missoula: Pictorial Histories Publ. Co. xvi + 464 p. 1993 1st Printing. ISBN: 0-929521-78-1. Hard Cover with DJ. [Cat. 2107.] 17-0143 z. –History of Missoula County Montana from early 1800’s to the present from newspaper clippings, prints, maps, photographs, and written accounts. Gift inscription on end paper. Fine in Fine DJ. [$30] $27 View more info

THE STEELHEAD TROUT. Life History, Early Angling, Contemporary Steelheading.

By: Combs, Trey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Portland:, Northwest Salmon Trout Steelhead Co. 187 p.: 1971

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 150084


Not the first book on steelhead [see Kreider's STEELHEAD 1948] but very comprehensive for the time. Excellent on early life history; good review of steelhead from Alaska to Mexico. Much effort on ferreting out the fly patterns of originators and other pioneers. Becoming scarce in hard cover. [Cat. 71. 15-0084 r.] Near Fine in Very Good DJ. View more info

SOME WESTERN FISHING.

By: Crosby, W.W.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, Privately Printed by Williams and Wilkins. 128 p.: 1926

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 150085


-Fishing Glacier National Park; Canadian Rockies; Colorado around Estes Park; Lake Tahoe; Truckee River; Sacramento River at Castella; Sespe Creek,CA; Ventura River CA for steelhead; Klamath River CA at Klamath Hot Springs. Some Salt Water fishing at Catalina. Pithy comments on local sporting customs and fighting qualities of trout on some rivers; historically useful for details on times and sizes of fish. With a Table of Colloquial and Scientific Names of Fish.[Cat. 71.... View more info

FILINGS FROM AN OLD SAW. Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest.

By: Downey, Joseph T. "Filings".

Price: $112.50

Publisher: San Francisco: John Howell, Publ. viii + 171 p.: 1956

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: wnLIvo1288


8vo frontis. Edited by Fred Backburn Rogers. 1st Ed. One of 750 Copies Printed by Lawton Kennedy. -Republication of 18 articles which first appeared in the San Francisco newspaper THE GOLDEN ERA from January 9 to July 3, 1853, recounting events from 1845-1847 prior to the Gold Rush. 60-96 & 43-44. Many uncut pages, Fine-Very Fine in partial Acetate jacket. View more info

FRANK FORESTER'S FISH AND FISHING in the United States and British Provinces of North America.

By: Forester, Frank [=Herbert, Henry William ]

Price: $157.50

Publisher: London:, Richard Bentley. xvi + 455 p.: 1849

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 150135


Original b/s green cloth; gilt title & ornament on covers; Numerous woodcut illustrations; Very fresh and bright with mostly uncut & unopened pages; Unopened and unread; Exceptional copy, especially for a book over 166 years old. [Cat. 71. 15-0135lt]. -Frank Forester has been called a "Tragedy in Exile." He was extremely talented, but never got the credit he deserved. He shot himself in 1858. [$175] $157.50 View more info

TALES OF SOUTHERN RIVERS.

By: Grey, Zane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers, Publ. x + 249 p.: 1924

Edition: 1st Ed. with Code "H-Y".

Seller ID: 150229


Grey, Zane. TALES OF SOUTHERN RIVERS. 8vo illus. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, Publ. x + 249 p. 1924. 1st Ed. with Code "H-Y". [Cat. 71.] 15-0229 q1/3z -About fishing the Great River of the Gulf, the Gulf Stream, for sailfish & marlin; Everglades for tarpon; "Down an Unknown Jungle River" [Santa Maria River, Mexico] in a float trip of many weeks with jaguars, javelin, alligators, & crocodiles. In original cloth with photo plate on front cover; Ex-Library; Spine ... View more info

TALES OF FRESH-WATER FISHING. SOLD

By: Grey, Zane

Price: $247.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Bros. Publ. ix + 277 p.: 1928

Edition: 1st Ed. [Code F-C].

Seller ID: 150230


Grey, Zane. TALES OF FRESH-WATER FISHING. 4to with over 100 Illustrations. New York & London: Harper & Bros. Publ. ix + 277 p. 1928. 1st Ed. [Code F-C]. [Cat. 71.] 15-0230 q1/3z --Black bass in the East; steelhead at Deer Creek, WA; king salmon in BC and at mouth of Klamath River, CA; trout in Crater Lake and Klamath Lake, OR; steelhead on Rogue River, OR. In original dark bluish-green cloth with gilt titles; Sporting Bookplate of prior owner. Near Fine with no DJ. [$2... View more info

YOSEMITE AND KINGS CANYON TROUT.

By: McDermand, Charles

Price: $49.50

Publisher: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. xi + 162 p.: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760972


[Cat. 70.-13-0323, -0324, -0325 r.] 5.5 in. w. x 8 in. tall. 8vo illus. Near Fine 1st Ed. in Good Chipped DJ. -McDermand wrote my backpacking bible which I used in the High Sierras in the late 1940's before the era of superpacks, polargard, freeze-dried food, and coated nylon. Meals took so long to prepare that we probably burned up most of the dead wood in the high country. As with McDermand, we felt lucky if we could go a week with less than 60 lb. on our backs. I r... View more info

YOSEMITE AND KINGS CANYON TROUT.

By: McDermand, Charles

Price: $36.00

Publisher: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. xi + 162 p.: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760973


[Cat. 70.-13-0325, -0326, -0327, -0328 r.] 5.5 in. w. x 8 in. tall. 8vo illus. Near Fine 1st Ed. in No DJ. -McDermand wrote my backpacking bible which I used in the High Sierras in the late 1940's before the era of superpacks, polargard, freeze-dried food, and coated nylon. Meals took so long to prepare that we probably burned up most of the dead wood in the high country. As with McDermand, we felt lucky if we could go a week with less than 60 lb. on our backs. I reme... View more info

THE SALTWATER FISHERMAN'S FAVORITE FOUR.

By: Rodman, O.H.P.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: NY: William Morrow & Co., Publ. 192 p.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760981


8vo Illlus. by Jack Murray. 1st Ed.[Cat. 70. 960861x] 57-317. Very Good in frayed & chipped Good DJ. View more info