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TALES OF TARPEY’S & COOPER’S FLYFISHERMAN’S GUIDE to THE TARPEY’S CABIN STRETCH OF THE MCCLOUD RIVER.

By: Cooper, Joe

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Alameda CA, Alameda CA: Privately Printed.: 2000

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Ron Baldwin: I hope this book will let you share t

Seller ID: P 180105

Condition: NEW


P 180105. Cooper, Joe. TALES OF TARPEY’S & COOPER’S FLYFISHERMAN’S GUIDE to THE TARPEY’S CABIN STRETCH OF THE MCCLOUD RIVER. 4to illust. Alameda CA: Privately Printed. 232 p. 2000 1st Limited Ed. No. 209 of 250 Inscribed Copies. [Cat. 2018] P 180105. –History of a group of fishermen using a cabin in the Bollibokka Club Water from 1977 to 1995, plus a detailed fishing guide to the waters in that section. Hardback. NEW. $240 View more info

ABBEY & IMBRIE Fishing Tackle. 1932. [Photocopy]

By: Abbey & Imbrie.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York. Abbey & Imbrie. pp. 3-126.: 1932

Seller ID: 6760647

Condition: Very Good


8vo illus. Photocopy on 8.5" x 11" paper. Missing Cover & pp. 1- 2. Lists rods, reels, baits, lines, accessories. Excellent descriptions and illustrations. Very GOod Photocopy. View more info

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

Condition: Fine


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 fished the same water. Fine in Very Good DJ in Mylar cover. [ $65] $58 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 photos; gold embossed spine titles & cover illus.; small unstated limitation. Scarce as such. Fine no DJ. [ $70] $63 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

Condition: Very Good


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 the way, with chapter on big game of BC. With fold-out route map, appendix on the Game Laws of the Provinces, and on Equipment... View more info

THE ANGLER'S GUIDE TO THE IRISH FISHERIES. Containing descriptions of Angling Days spent on the Rivers and Principal Loughs throughout the Country. Setting forth their True Sporting Quality; with Hints on Flies, Tackle and other information helpful to Fishermen.

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

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd. Xxxvii + 255 p.: 1929

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 790018

Condition: Very Good


Adams, Rev. Joseph. [Corrigeen ]. THE ANGLER'S GUIDE TO THE IRISH FISHERIES. Containing descriptions of Angling Days spent on the Rivers and Principal Loughs throughout the Country. Setting forth their True Sporting Quality; with Hints on Flies, Tackle and other information helpful to Fishermen. 8vo. With 16 illus. London: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd. Xxxvii + 255 p. No Date. Revised Edition. [1929] 1st Ed. was 1924. [Cat. 71.] 79-0018 r-- Useful guide to the fisheries that were—sadly, changes in Ireland have been dramatic. In orig. red cloth with slight fading on the spine. Very Good no DJ. [... 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, Angling in Canada, Obsessions of an Angler, Genus Gillie, An Idyll of the River. In orig. red cloth with slight fading on the spi... View more info

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ASTREAM. American Writers on Fly Fishing. Foreword by Howell Raines.

By: Demott, Robert [Ed.]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Skyhorse Publ.: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 190075

ISBN: 978-1-61608-215-4

Condition: Fine


190075. Demott, Robert [Ed.] ASTREAM. American Writers on Fly Fishing. Foreword by Howell Raines. 8vo illus. NY: Skyhorse Publ. xxxv + 284 p. 2012 1st Ed. ISBN 978-1-61608-215-4. [Cat. 2019] 190075 con-bs. – Filled with my favorites like Chatham, McGuane, Lyons, and many others. A delightful potpourri of 31 writers who drag you to places you may have never been. Fine in Near Fine unclipped DJ. $25 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

Condition: Very Good Ex-Library


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 nos. removed; Library plates on front & back endpapers; Title Page & Colophon with library marks. All internals complete and ... 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. [$275] $247 SOLD View more info

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ZANE GREY. A Biography.

By: Gruber, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY & Cleveland, World Publ. Co. : 1970

Edition: New Printing of 1969 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 190078

Condition: Fine


190078. Gruber, Frank. ZANE GREY. A Biography. 8vo illus. NY & Cleveland: World Publ. Co. xi + 284 p. 1970. Stated First Ed. [New Reprint.] [Cat. 2019] 190078 con-bs. – This is a new printing of the book first published by Walter J. Black in Roslyn NY in 1969. Gruber had access to a huge trove of Zane Grey material from the Zane Grey Estate. Fine in Near Fine DJ. $25 View more info

Image for Halford, Frederick M. DRY FLY ENTOMOLOGY: A Brief Description of Leading Types of Natural Insects Serving As Food for Trout and Grayling with the 100 Best Patterns of Floating Flies and the Various Methods of Dressing Them. In 2 Volumes: 1897 Ist Edition De Luxe, Limited to Numbered Copy of 100 Copies. Both Signed and Numbered by the Author. Vol. I. 4to illus. London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. xvi + 314 p. + 1 advert.  No. 63 of 100 Copies. 18 wood engraved plates & 10 hand-coloured etched plates of trout flies. Vol. II. 4to London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. No. 12 of 100 Copies. With 100 flies in 12 recessed mounts.

Halford, Frederick M. DRY FLY ENTOMOLOGY: A Brief Description of Leading Types of Natural Insects Serving As Food for Trout and Grayling with the 100 Best Patterns of Floating Flies and the Various Methods of Dressing Them. In 2 Volumes: 1897 Ist Edition De Luxe, Limited to Numbered Copy of 100 Copies. Both Signed and Numbered by the Author. Vol. I. 4to illus. London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. xvi + 314 p. + 1 advert. No. 63 of 100 Copies. 18 wood engraved plates & 10 hand-coloured etched plates of trout flies. Vol. II. 4to London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. No. 12 of 100 Copies. With 100 flies in 12 recessed mounts.

By: HALFORD

Price: $3,750.00

Seller ID: P 170262.

Condition: Very Good


P 170262. Halford, Frederick M. DRY FLY ENTOMOLOGY: A Brief Description of Leading Types of Natural Insects Serving As Food for Trout and Grayling with the 100 Best Patterns of Floating Flies and the Various Methods of Dressing Them. In 2 Volumes: 1897 Ist Edition De Luxe, Limited to Numbered Copy of 100 Copies. Both Signed and Numbered by the Author. Vol. I. 4to illus. London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. xvi + 314 p. + 1 advert. No. 63 of 100 Copies. 18 wood engraved plates & 10 hand-coloured etched plates of trout flies. Vol. II. 4to London: Vinton & Co. Ltd. No. 12 of 100 Copies. With 100 flies in 1... View more info

HARDY'S ANGLERS GUIDE. For 1883, 1888, 1894, 1900, 1905.

By: Hardy Brothers. John Drewett, Compiler.

Price: $315.00

Publisher: Wembley, UK: J&J Publishing. 1883 cat.: 61 p.; 1888 cat.: 132 p.; 1894 cat.: 235 p.; 1900 cat.: 304 p.; 1905 cat.: 386 p. 2000: 2000

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: rdRDvo3546

Condition: New


[Cat. 43-150 & 62-553.] 8vo illus. Reprnt. -Individual colour reproductions of the original 5 catalogues contained in a slipcase. Each contains a 4 page "Preface" by John Drewett. NEW in Paper Wraps in Slipcase. View more info

FISHERMAN'S PIE. An Angling Syposium.

By: Hunter, W.A. [Ed].

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Adam & Charles Black. xvi + 244 p. + 2 p. adverts. 1937 2nd Printing.: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760561

Condition: Good


8vo with Sixteen Full-page Illus. One from a Pencil Drawing by S.J. Lamorino Birch, A.R.A., and Others from Photographs. Also Two Full-Page and Twenty-Five Line Illustrations in the Text. 2nd Ed. Reprnt [1926]. -Dunne on DRY FLY; Crossfield on Summer Salmon; Wood on Greased Line; Dodd on Dry Fly; Donne on New Zealand. [Cat. 55--237 & 65-470.] Spine faded, o/w Good no DJ. View more info

CLASSIC RODS AND RODMAKERS.

By: Keane, Martin J.

Price: $121.50

Publisher: Ashley Falls, Ashley Falls:Clasic Publ. Co. x + 246 p. 1992 3rd Prnt.: 1992

Edition: 1st Ed. 3rd Prnt.

Seller ID: 140059

ISBN: 0876911785/978087691

Condition: Fine


Definitive text on bamboo rod makers. 14-0059 ry. Fine in Near Fine DJ. [$135] $121.50 View more info

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HEMINGWAY ON FISHING. Foreword by Jack Hemingway.

By: Lyns, Nick [Ed.]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, The Lyons Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 190076

ISBN: 1585741442

Condition: Fine


190076. Lyons, Nick [Ed.] HEMINGWAY ON FISHING. Foreword by Jack Hemingway. 8vo illus. NY: The Lyons Press. xxiv + 242 p. 2000 1st Ed. ISBN 1-58574-144-2. [Cat. 2019] 190076 con-bs. Nick Lyons’s INTRODUCTION does a wonderful job in showing the range of Hemingway’s passion for fishing. Fine on Fine DJ. $16 View more info

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A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT. And Other Stories. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

By: Maclean, Norman

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Chicago & London:, University of Chicago Press: 1982

Edition: 9th Printing of 1976 1st Ed.

Inscription: SIGNED BY AUTHOR

Seller ID: 190373

Condition: Very Good with Noted Faults


190373. Maclean, Norman. A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT. And Other Stories. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8 vo. Illus. Chicago & London: University of Chicago Press. xiv + 217 p. 1982 9th Printing of 1976 1st Ed. ISBN 0-226-50055-1. [Cat. 2019] 190373 con-bs.-Maclean’s book revolutionized the fly fishing industry when it was made into a movie in 1992. Maclean was very private, and signed very few books. This book was signed by Maclean on the front free end paper. The book had been inscribed from one fisherman to another on the page facing the Title Page: “Vvvv / Some of my best teachers have been trout. Y... View more info

GEOLOGICAL ANCESTORS OF THE BROOK TROUT. And Recent Saibling Forms from which It Evolved.

By: Quackenbos, John D.

Price: $355.00

Publisher: New York:, Published for The Anglers' Club of New York by Tobias A. Wright. 50 p. [printed on one side only] + 10 Plates, 8 in color].: 1916

Edition: Limited Edition. Copy No. 173 of 300 signed copies

Seller ID: 150227

Condition: Good


Quackenbos, John D. GEOLOGICAL ANCESTORS OF THE BROOK TROUT. And Recent Saibling Forms from which It Evolved. 8vo. Illus. New York: Published for The Anglers' Club of New York by Tobias A. Wright. 50 p. [printed on one side only] + 10 Plates, 8 in color]. 1916. Limited Edition. Copy No. 173 of 300 signed copies [Cat. 71.] 15-0227 n1/2y. –Gilt-ruled green leather front cover with photo plate inset on cover; Four line gilt verse under the plate; spine dulled with much edge wear on all the exterior; with inked inscription dated 1917 on front free end paper; Interior complete & Very Good with... View more info

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REMEBRANCES OF RIVERS PAST.

By: Schwiebert, Ernest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 190074

Condition: Fine


190074. Schwiebert, Ernest. REMEBRANCES OF RIVERS PAST. 8voC. New York: Macmillan Co. 287 p. 1972 1st Ed. {Cat. 2019] 190074 con-bs. –Collection of articles which previously appeared in magazines or other books, for the most part. The evolution of the author’s writing style is easily discernable, especially when compared to his MATCHING THE HATCH [1955]. The rivers covered range around the world, as befitting the globe-girdling author. Prior owner’s gift inscription on front end paper. Fine in Very Good price-clipped DJ. $25 View more info

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RANDOM CASTS. No. 14. 25th Anniversary Issue.

By: Theodore Gordon Flyfishers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Theodore Gordon Flyfishers. : 1987

Edition: No. 14. 25th Anniversary Issue.

Seller ID: 190077

Condition: Near Fine


190077. Theodore Gordon Flyfishers RANDOM CASTS. No. 14. 25th Anniversary Issue. 8vo illus. [New York}; Theodore Gordon Flyfishers. 84 p. 1987 [Cat. 2019] 190077 con-bs. –Sixteen stories, all taken from prior issues of RANDOM CASTS except for a history of the club by Larry Solomon. Paper Wraps. Near Fine. $15 View more info