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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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Fine


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

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

Condition: Near Fine


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

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

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 0929521781

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine.


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

Condition: Near Fine.


-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

Condition: Fine


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

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

Condition: Near Fine SOLD


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

Condition: Near Fine


[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

Condition: Near Fine


[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 WILDERNESS HUNTER.

By: Roosevelt, Theodore

Price: $36.00

Publisher: New York:, The Review of Reviews Co. 296 p.: 1894

Edition: 1894 Statesman Edition. 2nd Ed. of 1893 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 160029

Condition: Very Good


160029. Roosevelt, Theodore. THE WILDERNESS HUNTER. 8vo frontis. New York: The Review of Reviews Co. 296 p. 1894 Statesman Edition. 2nd Ed. of 1893 1st Ed. [Cat. 72.] 16-0029 con-sb.—Phillips p. 322. Heller No. 311: “Chapters on hunting blacktail and whitetail deer, wapiti, prong-buck, mountain sheep and goat, caribou, moose, bison and peccary in Texas, black and grizzly bear, cougar and wolves…” The Statesman Edition was published with the permission of the Pr... View more info

STEELHEAD TO A FLY. With Maps.

By: Van Fleet, Clark C.

Price: $121.50

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co./Atlantic Monthly Press Book. viii + 275 p.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760965

Condition: Fine


[Cat. 70. 13028/13029] 8vo illus. -"For forty years, Clark Van Fleet has fished for steelhead in the major rivers of California and the Northwest. This is his story- alive with enthusiasm -where to go, how to fish, and where to stay." [DJ blurb]. The only book to describe the summer-run fish of the lower Eel River CA which populated Fernbridge to Weymouth section from June to the first Fall rains, and weighed 6-15 lb. This was a different group of fish from the summer r... View more info

STEELHEAD TO A FLY. With Maps.

By: Van Fleet, Clark C.

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co./Atlantic Monthly Press Book. viii + 275 p.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760977

Condition: Near Fine


[Cat. 70. 13-1312, 1313, 1314, 1315 p] 8vo illus. -"For forty years, Clark Van Fleet has fished for steelhead in the major rivers of California and the Northwest. This is his story- alive with enthusiasm -where to go, how to fish, and where to stay." [DJ blurb]. The only book to describe the summer-run fish of the lower Eel River CA which populated Fernbridge to Weymouth section from June to the first Fall rains, and weighed 6-15 lb. This was a different group of fish f... View more info

STEELHEAD TO A FLY. With Maps.

By: Van Fleet, Clark C.

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co./Atlantic Monthly Press Book. viii + 275 p.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760978

Condition: Fine


[Cat. 70. 13-0307 mx] 8vo illus. -"For forty years, Clark Van Fleet has fished for steelhead in the major rivers of California and the Northwest. This is his story- alive with enthusiasm -where to go, how to fish, and where to stay." [DJ blurb]. The only book to describe the summer-run fish of the lower Eel River CA which populated Fernbridge to Weymouth section from June to the first Fall rains, and weighed 6-15 lb. This was a different group of fish from the summer ru... View more info

STEELHEAD TO A FLY. With Maps.

By: Van Fleet, Clark C.

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co./Atlantic Monthly Press Book. viii + 275 p.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760979

Condition: Very Good


[Cat. 70. 13-0316-0317-0318 p] 8vo illus. -"For forty years, Clark Van Fleet has fished for steelhead in the major rivers of California and the Northwest. This is his story- alive with enthusiasm -where to go, how to fish, and where to stay." [DJ blurb]. The only book to describe the summer-run fish of the lower Eel River CA which populated Fernbridge to Weymouth section from June to the first Fall rains, and weighed 6-15 lb. This was a different group of fish from the ... View more info

STEELHEAD TO A FLY. With Maps.

By: Van Fleet, Clark C.

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co./Atlantic Monthly Press Book. viii + 275 p.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 6760980

Condition: Fine


[Cat. 70. 13-0308-0309 mx] 8vo illus. -"For forty years, Clark Van Fleet has fished for steelhead in the major rivers of California and the Northwest. This is his story- alive with enthusiasm -where to go, how to fish, and where to stay." [DJ blurb]. The only book to describe the summer-run fish of the lower Eel River CA which populated Fernbridge to Weymouth section from June to the first Fall rains, and weighed 6-15 lb. This was a different group of fish from the summ... View more info

MEANDERINGS OF A FISHERMAN.

By: Witter, Dean

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, James H. Barry Co.: 1956

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 150097

Condition: Near Fine


Witter, Dean MEANDERINGS OF A FISHERMAN. San Francisco: James H. Berry Co. 61 p. 1956 1st Edition Hardcover 4to [Cat. 71. 15-0097s] 4to illus. 8.5 in. w x 11 in. tall. No Date of Publication, but about 1956. Facsimile Signature on title page. -Witter fished most of the great trout waters of the West at their peak, plus Atlantic salmon on the Restigouche, trout in New Zealand, Europe, and South America. He fished trout on the Rising River and Hat Creek CA in 1915-1920's.... View more info