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FIFTY YEARS ANGLING IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, THE HEBRIDES, IRELAND, HOLLAND, SWITZERLAND AND CANADA. With Practical Hints on Angling Methods.

By: Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]

Price: $58.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. 328 p.+ viii Adverts.: 1938

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 920682


Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ] FIFTY YEARS ANGLING IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, THE HEBRIDES, IRELAND, HOLLAND, SWITZERLAND AND CANADA. With Practical Hints on Angling Methods. 8vo. illus. with 32 plates. Preface by Sir Samuel E. Scott.. London: Hutchinson & Co. 328 p.+ viii Adverts. 1938. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 92-682 u –Bruns A-38. Adams gives a fishing travelogue for all the rivers, loughs, and waters he covers; fun to compare his results with your own if you have fishe... View more info

TEN THOUSAND MILES THROUGH CANADA. The Natural Resources, Commercial Industiries, Fish and Game, Sports and Pastimes of the Great Dominion.

By: Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company. xx + 310 p.: 1912

Edition: 1st US Ed.

Seller ID: 790016


Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]. TEN THOUSAND MILES THROUGH CANADA. The Natural Resources, Commercial Industiries, Fish and Game, Sports and Pastimes of the Great Dominion. 12mo. illus. with Fifty Illustrations and a Map. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company. xx + 310 p. No Date [1912]. 1st US Ed. [Cat. 71.] 79-0016 rx.---Adams travelled from Quebec to Vancouver and back by train; fished trout and bass in Ontario; trout and salmon in BC. Comments on hunting along t... View more info

THE ENTERPRISING ANGLER.

By: Adamson, W. A.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company. xviii + 268 p.: 1950

Edition: 1st US Ed.

Seller ID: 781217


Adamson, W. A. THE ENTERPRISING ANGLER. 8vo. illus. New York: William Morrow & Company. xviii + 268 p. 1950. 1st US Ed. [Cat. 71.] 87-1217 x. --Bruns A46. Scottish salmon & British trout; 2 chapters on trout in B.C.; [he caught 30 kamloops on fly fom 2 ½ to 7 lb. & released 21]; speculations on big trout and other things. Interesting broth. Near Fine in frayed Good DJ in Mylar. [$25] $22 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

A FISHERMAN'S SUMMER IN CANADA. SOLD

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Toronto and London, McClelland & Goodchild, Ltd and Witherby & Co. xii + 147 p.: 1911

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 841125


Aflalo, F. G. A FISHERMAN'S SUMMER IN CANADA. 12mo. illus. Toronto and London: McClelland & Goodchild, Ltd and Witherby & Co. xii + 147 p. 1911. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 84-1125 sy. – His plans included: Canoe trip down SW Miramichi for salmon; Restigouche & Matapedia; month on Cape Breton for giant tuna; musky and black bass on Georgian Bay. The Miramichi was too low, so caught only grisle & one salmon; huge fire at Campbelltown cancelled Restigouche; tuna a failure becau... 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

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

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

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

THE WESTERN ANGLER. An Account of Pacific Salmon and Western Trout.

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: NY: William Morrow & Company. xii + 356 p.: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: igEo35Ha86


8vo Illus. by T. Brayshaw. 1st Trade Ed. [1937]. [CAT. 65-392.] - Front cover soiled; inked writing on front end paper & on list of books by author; Good-Very Good no DJ. View more info

THE WESTERN ANGLER. An Account of Pacific Salmon and Western Trout.

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lyon: The Derrydale Press. In Two Volumes: xviii + 200 p.; 1-191 p. 1991: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: igEo100H91


4to illus. 2nd Facsimile Impression 1991 Reprint of 1937 1st Lmt Ed. One of 2500 Copies.[Cat. 65-393.] -The 1937 Edition became a standard reference work in many universities and several state fish commissions because it offered case studies of management of trout lakes based on actual experience in BC. This new Derrydale 2-Volume reprint of the original is an excellent job. In bounded leather; Very Fine Two Volumes no DJ as issued. View more info

BLUE RIBBON BOW.

By: McLennan, Jim.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Edmonton: Lone Pine Publ. 156 p. 1987: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: LeUEto4012


4to illus. 1st Ed. [ CAT. 34-269 & 67-499.] As New in Very Fine DJ. 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


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

KIMSQUIT CHRONICLES. Dean River, British Columbia.

By: Sirois, Jim.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hagensborg, BC; Prvt. Prnt. 163 p. 1996 1st Ed.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ABE-397566380


4to illus. -[CAT. 32-269 & 66-787A.] - History of fishing the Dean R., B.C., once one of the premier steelhead rivers of North America, but nearly ruined by mismanagement. Signed by author. New PB. 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


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