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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

SALMON AND TROUT ANGLING: Its Theory and Practice on Southern Stream, Torrent River, and Mountain Loch.

By: Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ].

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. xiv + 287 p.: 1923

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 790017

Condition: Very Good


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, Anglin... 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

ISBN: 0-7641-5316-1

Condition: Very Fine


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

THE HOROKIWI STREAM. A STUDY OF A TROUT POPULATION.

By: Allen, K. Radway

Price: $112.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10. 231 p.: 1951

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 770010

Condition: Very Good


Allen, K. Radway. THE HOROKIWI STREAM. A STUDY OF A TROUT POPULATION. Large 8vo. PB. Illus. Fold-out diagrams and Map. Wellington, NZ: New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10. 231 p. 1951. 1st Ed. Paper Wraps. [Cat. 71. ] 77-0010 x. –Comprehensive study on the fish and insect populations over a three year study on a trout stream near Wellington New Zealand. The age-length, total stock, annual production, and insect population was measured to find where do the t... View more info

CRAZY FOR RIVERS.

By: Barich, Bill.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: NY: The Lyons Press. 80 p. 1999: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: riAZvo357

ISBN: 1558217053

Condition: Fine


8vo. 1st Ed. -62-19. Barich moved to California, which is good. He writes 8 short pieces centered on fly fishing, but rambling into other areas. Deservedly praised by McGuane, Chatham, Harrison, & others. Fine read. Very Fine in Near Fine DJ. View more info

STREAMERS AND BUCKTAILS. The Big Fish Flies.

By: Bates, Joseph D. Jr.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. xiv + 395 p.: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170127

ISBN: 0394415884

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

THE LIVING RIVER: A Fisherman’s Intimate Profile of the Madison River Watershed.

By: Brooks, Charles E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Garden City:, Nick Lyons Books/ Doubleday & Co. xi + 207 p.: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170137

ISBN: 0385156553

Condition: Fine


Brooks, Charles E. THE LIVING RIVER: A Fisherman’s Intimate Profile of the Madison River Watershed- Its history, Ecology, Lore, and Angling Opportunities. 4to illus. Art Work by Dave Whitlock. Garden City: Nick Lyons Books/ Doubleday & Co. xi + 207 p. 1979 1st Ed. ISBN: 0-385-15655-3. Hardcover with DJ. [Cat. 2017.] 17-0137 z. – Outstanding on this most famous trout habitat. Fine in Very Good DJ. [20] $18 View more info

TROUT FISHING. Foreword by Charles K. Fox.

By: Brooks, Joe

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York & London:, Outdoor Life & Harper & Row. Xvi + 302 p.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170126

Condition: Fine


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 View more info

TROUT & SALMON OF THE WORLD.

By: Calabi, Silvio

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Secaucas:, Wellfleet Press. 228 p.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170235

ISBN: 155521665X.

Condition: Fine


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 View more info

EYELIDS OF MORNING. The Mingled Destinies of Crocodiles and Man.

By: Graham, Alastair & Beard, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Greenwich:, New York Graphic Soc. Ltd. 260 p.: 1973

Edition: 1st Ed

Seller ID: 500017

ISBN: 0821204645

Condition: Good


[Cat. 50-17.] - Folio illus. with 220 photos, 16 colored plates, 165 engravings, & numerous maps. About Nile crocodiles, gathered during ecological survey by authors. They examined 550 crocodiles at Lake Rudolph for information on sex ratios, growth rates, food habits, & related life history. Fascinating. Spine has wear; some spots on cover; about Good. View more info

MONTANA TROUT FLIES.

By: Grant, George

Price: $270.00

Publisher: Portland:, Champoeg Press. 218 p.: 1981

Edition: 1st Limited Edition. No. 83 of 1950 Copies.

Inscription: "Best Wishes to my good friend Don Labbe. George

Seller ID: 170123

Condition: Fine


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, an... View more info

THE PLEASURES OF FLY FISHING.

By: Hidy, V.S.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York:, Winchester Press. 127 p.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170142

ISBN: 0876910398

Condition: Fine


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 sni... View more info

SOUTH ISLAND TROUT FISHING GUIDE.

By: Kent, John

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Auckland:, Reed Publishing Ltd. 352 p.: 2006

Edition: 5th ed.

Seller ID: 060773

ISBN: 10-0 7900 1094 1

Condition: Good


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 de... View more info

CADDISFLIES

By: LaFontaine, Gary.

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New York:, Lyons & Burford, Publ. ix + 336 p.: 1981

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 170116

ISBN: 0876913508

Condition: Vry Fine


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 View more info

CADDISFLIES.

By: LaFontaine, Gary.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York:, Winchester Press Nick Lyons Books. ix + 336 p.: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author on ffep.

Seller ID: 170065

ISBN: 0941130983

Condition: Fine


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 View more info

YELLOWSTONE FISHES.

By: Simon, James R.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Yellowstone Park, Wyoming:, The Yellowstone Library and Museum Association. 39 p.: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 170092

Condition: Near Fine


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 u... View more info

TROUT FISHING IN THE CATSKILLS.

By: Van Put, Ed

Price: $43.00

Publisher: New York:, Skyhorse Publishing. x + 438 p.: 2007

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 140043

ISBN: 13:978-1-60239-049-2

Condition: As New


Van Put, Ed. TROUT FISHING in the Catskills. 4to illus. Introduction by John Merwin. New York: Skyhorse Publishing. x + 438 p. 2007 1st Ed. [Cat. 71. 14-0043 rx] -A sumptuous well-illustrated account from earliest times; Covers pre-1800's to 1960's. With 30 p. of Endnotes & Bibliography, plus Index. New in DJ. $43 View more info