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THE AMERICAN SPORTSMAN. Complete Run of all 12 Issues.

By: American Sportsman. (Jerry Mason, Editor).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, NY: Ridge Press & American Broadcasting Co., Publication. 1968-1970.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: erEo90Am59

Condition: Near Fine

4to illus. -Complete run of 12 volumes: Vol. 1 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 2 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 3 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 4 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4. Price includes BOOK RATE Postage in US. [Cat. 48-6 & 63-8.] Near Fine no DJ. $60 View more info


By: Babcock, H.

Price: $81.00

Publisher: Camden: Premier. xvii + 298 p. 1984 Reprint. [1947] One of 3000 Copies.: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ABE-216376889

Condition: Fine

8vo illus. Cat. 45-27 & 61-18. Very Fine in glassine DJ. View more info


By: Banderas.

Price: $85.50

Publisher: London: Riddle, Smith, & Duffus. xvii + 131 p.: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900068

Condition: Good

8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-45.] - The cruise of the H.M.S. Southhampton around the coasts of South America. Mostly bird shooting for duck, geese, & upland game; some hunting for deer, carpincho, peccary, guanaco. Fishing minor except for freshwater dorado, tarpon, and scattered notes on salmon & trout. Includes Paraguay, Uraguay, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, & Argentina, with much on the coast from Puerto Montt to Cape Horn and the Falklands. Heller #446. Bruns B-35: "Strings of birds, mountains of trout, and heaps of deer testify to their prowess." Scarce title. In orig. cloth; board warped as usu... View more info

AGED IN THE WOODS. Stories and Sketches of Fishing and Shooting.

By: Bonner, Paul Hyde.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. 157 p.: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: nnEDvo3078

Condition: Fine

8vo Illus. by Don R. Eckelberry. 1st Ed. [Cat. 50-36 & 63-61.] Fine in VG-F DJ. View more info

BLOOD LINES. Tales of Shooting and Fishing.

By: Buckingham, Nash.

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Camden: Premier Press. xxix + 227 p.: 1989

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900179

Condition: As New

8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-107.] - Lmt. Ed. Reprint. [1938.] With new Introduction by Jim Casada. In bonded leather with raised bands & ribbon marker. As New in Fair glassine DJ. View more info

THE HUNTER AND ANGLER. A Book that is Needed by Everybody Who Tackles Pleasure in the Sport of Hunting and Fishing.

By: Champion Handbooks.

Price: $166.50

Publisher: New York: Champion Publ. Co. 57 p. + 7 p. ads.: 1882

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900303

Condition: Good

16mo illus. -[Cat. 66-145.] - With colored cover of hunter, dog, & fisherman; selection of guns; bird hunting; small game; traps & snares; rods & reels; horse-hair lines; hooks & baits; flies; various fish. Scarce. Cover slightly frayed; Good Paper Wraps. View more info

Image for SKETCHES OF A TOUR TO THE WESTERN COUNTRY, Through he States of Ohio and Kentucky; A Voyage Down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a Trip through the Mississippi Territory, and Part of West Florida, Commenced at Philadelphia in the Winter of 1807, and Concluded in 1809.

SKETCHES OF A TOUR TO THE WESTERN COUNTRY, Through he States of Ohio and Kentucky; A Voyage Down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a Trip through the Mississippi Territory, and Part of West Florida, Commenced at Philadelphia in the Winter of 1807, and Concluded in 1809.

By: Cuming, Fortescue.

Price: $360.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh: Cramer, Spear & Eichbaum. viii + 504 p. 1810: 1810

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: miET2m4056

Condition: Fair

12mo. 1st Ed. -An important book. Cat. 56-11. In orig. period full calf; misbound at binders, with 12 pages [pp. 345-356] duplicated, and pp. 357-368 leftout. [missing pages available from Bancroft Library] Rear boards loose but attached; should be rebound; spine title missing; calf worn & chipped on spine; with faults & missing pages, about Fair-Good. Listed elsewhere at $1000-$1500. View more info

MARTHA DOYLE and Other Sporting Memories.

By: Danielson, Richard E.

Price: $40.50

Publisher: New York: Derrydale Press. xiii + 152 p.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900532

Condition: Very Good

4to illus. [-Cat. 66-207.] Copy no. 63 of 1250. Author writes with wonderful humour about horses, angling, shooting, foxhunting, and sport itself. Spine faded; many uncut pages. Very Good no DJ. View more info

SPORTING ANECDOTES. being Anecdotal Annals, Descriptions, Tales and Incidents of Horse-Racing, Betting, Card-Playing, Pugilism, Gambling, Cock-Fighting, Pedestrianism, Fox-Hunting, Angling, Shooting, and Other Sports.

By: Ellangowan [Editor.]. (=James Glass Bertram)

Price: $76.50

Publisher: London and Glasgow: Hamilton, Adams & Co. / Thomas D. Morison. 352 p. + 16 p. Ads. 1889.: 1889

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: laJo85El76

Condition: Good

8vo. 1st Ed.- [Cat. 66-254.] - With the Bookplate of John Gerard Heckscher, the noted angling bibliophile, whose angling collection of 2320 lots was sold at public auction in 1909. This book is inscribed on the half-title: "E.B. Talcott/ With John G. Heckscher's compliments. /Dec. 16/98." On Hechscher's laid-in card: "Very sorry this book is not in better condition, but I fancy the sporting stories will amuse you." In original publisher's royal blue cloth. An important Association Copy. Minor tears on spine cloth; wear on edges; Good. View more info

Sunset Sportsman's Atlas. SAN FRANCISCO BAY AND DELTA AREA. Boating-Fishing-Huntiing.

By: Erickson, C.E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Menlo Park: Lane Bubl. Co. 32 p.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-2333742004

Condition: Very Good

[Cat. 67-191.] 4to illus. Map book covering from San Francisco Bay to Sacramento and Stockton, showing water depths, navigation hazards, boat liveries, fishing & hunting areas. With original waterproof plastic case & 19 in. x 35 in. fold-out colored map showing "Fishing Holes" of entire area. View more info

FISHING ON THE PICTURESQUE ERIE. 1907. Eleventh Annual Edition.

By: Erie Railroad Co.

Price: $85.50

Publisher: NY: Issued by the Passenger Department of the Erie Railroad Co. 96 p. 1907: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ieSHvo9510

Condition: Good

8vo illus. 1st Ed. -With large colored fold-out map at rear: "The lines ofthe Erie Railroad System through the land of suburban summer homes adjacentto New York". With articles by Kit Clarke & Rev. D.H. Denison; Fishing Directory; Hunting Along the Erie; Synopsis of Fishing Laws--New York, Pennsylvania & New Jersey. Cat. 56-17. Rear cover detached and worn; dampstaining on covers; map has a few short splits at fold, & o/w map in Very Good condition.Lower corner of pp.59-60 torn, with some text missing. Overall Good paperbooklet. View more info

FORES'S SPORTING NOTES & SKETCHES. A Quarterly Magazine Descriptive of BRITISH AND FOREIGN SPORT. Volume II. 1885-1886.

By: Fores's.

Price: $81.00

Publisher: London: Messrs. Fores. viii + 304 p. + 12 p. adverts. 1886: 1886

Seller ID: reREvo9016

Condition: Good

8vo Illus. with 32 Tinted Full Page Illustrations by Finch Mason, R.M. Alexander & Cuthbert Bradley. -In orig gilt decorated cloth. One plate, titled "Pas Trop Vite! Doucement, Messieurs!" missing. Includes loose plate from another volume titled "Anything of Importance T'other Side, Old Chappie?". [Cat. 55-161 & 65-331.] Spine gilt faded along spine; chipped top & bottom; one plate missing; o/w Good-Very Good. View more info

THE SPORTSMAN'S LIBRARY Being a Descriptive List of the most important Books on Sport.

By: Gee, Ernest R.

Price: $153.00

Publisher: New York: R.R. Bowker Co., Publ. xix + 158 p.: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: eEf170Ge76

Condition: Fine

8vo frontis. 1st Lmt. Ed. of 600 copies. -With Gary H. Howells blind library stamp. [Cat. 48-122 & 63-202.] Fine no DJ. View more info

EARLY AMERICAN SPORT: A Chronological Check-List of Books Published Prior to 1860 Based on Exhibition Held at The Grolier Club.

By: Henderson, Robert W.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: NY: The Grolier Club. xvii + 136 p. 1937: 1937

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ndRLvo258

Condition: Fine

8vo illus. Introduction by Harry T. Peters. 1st Ltd. Ed. One of 400 Copies.-This compilation notes 786 editions of 392 titles; includes a Bibliography and Index to both authors and titles. [Cat. 55-223 & 65-446.] Fine no DJ. View more info


By: Herbert, Henry William.

Price: $360.00

Publisher: NY: Stringer & Townsend. Vol.I: x + 366 p. Vol.II: vi + 381 p. no date. [1853-1857] Reprint: 1853

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: rbANvo4096

Condition: Fine

[Cat. 44-208 & 61-282. ] 2 Volumes. 8vo illus. 6th Revised Ed. [1848]. -Herbert, "Frank Forester", is considered to be the first sports writer in the United States. With 9 full page plates in each volume. Gilt decorations on spine and covers bright; sl wear at corners and spine edges; Fine no DJ. View more info


By: Higginson, A. Henry.

Price: $121.50

Publisher: Berryville: Blue Ridge Press. xvii + 443 p. 1949: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ggITto138

Condition: Fine

4to illus. With a Bibliography by Sydney R. Smith and a Foreword by Ernest R. Gee. 1st Ed. -Although primarily on horse or hound hunting, it includes Dame Juliana Berners, William Henry Herbert, W.A. Baillie-Grohman, Eugene V. Connett, Hugh B.C. Pollard, "B.B." [=Denys Watkins-Pritchard], Frank Gray Griswold, Francis Francis. [Cat. 55-227 & 65-451.] Fine-Very Fine in taped Very Good Slipcase. View more info


By: Hohle, Per.

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Oslo: Dreyers Forlag. 31 p. + 91 p. + xii. N.D. [1960]: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: hlOOto858

Condition: Very Good

4to illus. 1st Ed. [ Cat. 65-456.] -Description of salmon, trout and sea trout fishing; hunting for elk, reindeer, ptarmington, capercailze, black grouse. Major rivers for salmon fishing, with sizes of fish. Deluxe Ed. in full tan leather. Leather somewhat worn on edges; Very Good-Fine. View more info

GOOD SHOT! A Book of Rod, Gun, and Camera.

By: Holland, Bob, Dan, & Ray.

Price: $76.50

Publisher: NY: Alfred A. Knopf. xi + 152 p. 1946: 1946

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: llODvo8552

Condition: Near Fine

8vo illus. 1st Lmt Ed. Numbered Copy of 850. Signed by All Three Authors. -Photo album put together by Ray P. Holland [father] of 172 pictures taken by his 2 sons; most predate WW II; much on Alaska; Silver Creek ID; waterfowl, upland game, dogs. Superlative photos. [Cat. 55-233 & 65-458.] Very Good-Fine no DJ or Slipcase. View more info

CAMP FIRE REMINISCENCES. Or Tales of Hunting and Fishing in Canada and the West.

By: Lindsay, David Moore.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston: Dana Estes & Company. 233 p. 1912.: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ndMPvo1075

Condition: Fine

8vo. illus. 1st. Ed.-66r. Heller #212: "Despite the subtitle, mostly on hunting, with chapters on hunting mule deer; duck shooting on Bear River swamps; hunting mountain goat in Montana and wild goat in Catalina; and elk hunting in Wyoming. With a solitary but very good chapter on trout fishing in Idaho." In original Publisher's cloth with pictorial cover. Fine no DJ. View more info

MEMOIRS OF A HUNTER. A Story of Fifty-eight Years of Hunting and Fishing.

By: Myers, Charles E.

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Davenport: Prvt. Prnt. by Shaw and Borden Co. 309 p. 1948: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: erMOvo8074

Condition: Fine

8vo illus. 1st Ed.-Hunting for deer, bear, elk, geese, prairie chicken, trout fishing in WA and BC by former State Senator; Had 57 consecuitive annual deer hunts. Heller #580. [Cat. 55-312 & 65-593.] - Fine in Very Good DJ. View more info