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If you are passionate about fishing and angling, you should definitely look through the rare fishing and angling books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. From famous first edition novels about fishing to obscure non-fiction books about specific fishing strategies and culture, there is plenty of diversity in the rare fishing and angling books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. If you fancy yourself an angler or want to get the perfect gift for the fisherman in your family, be sure to look through the rare and antique books featured in the Biblio Rare Book Room.



The Story About Ping by Flack, Marjorie

WE ARE HAPPY TO PRESENT: Flack, Marjorie. THE STORY ABOUT PING. TRUE FIRST EDITION 1933 VIKING PRESS HARDCOVER. BACK DJ FLAP INCLUDES JUNIOR VIKING COUPON. Matching blue floating duck back board and dust jacket panels do not bear weekly reader logo. PLE…

From Mary Riversong Books

$3195.00


THE HOUSE THE HARDY BROTHERS BUILT. Edited by Sean Barton by HARDY. JAMES LEIGHTON

The Flyfisher's Classic Library. Devon. 1998. LIMITED EDITION. 8vo. (9.4 x 6.5 inches). One of 950 numbered copies. This copy is also Signed by the author, dated June 1999, underneath his portrait photo on the frontispiece. Illustrated throughout wi…

From Paul Foster Books

£225.00


BRITISH FRESHWATER FISHES by HOUGHTON THE REV. W.:

LONDON, WILLIAM MACKENZIE, [1879]. FIRST EDITION, FOLIO, TWO VOLUMES, 41 COLOURED LITHOGRAPHED PLATES. EACH SPECIES DRAWN FROM NATURE BY A F LYDON, PLUS NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS. TISSUES GUARDS, OCCASIONAL MARKS, PUBLISHER'S RED BRICK CLOTH, OVER BEVELL…

From Hawkridge Books

£1100.00


THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION by IZAAK WALTON; WITH INSTRUCTIONS ANGLING TROUT CHARLES COTTON; AMERICAN EDITOR GEO. W. BETHUNE, D.D

NEW YORK: WARD, LOCK AND CO., 1891 GREAT PIECE OF HISTORY WITH WONDERFUL DETAIL IN APPENDIX, NOTES AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE. THE MACAULAY LIBRARY OF GREAT WRITERS EDITION. VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, TEXTURED SPINE, BLACK P…

From Antique Books Den

$102.50


Reading the Water: Adventures in Surf Fishing on Martha's Vineyard by Post, Robert

Chester, CT: Globe Pequot Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Lower corners bumped, jacket has . closed tear and ½”x ¼” chip missing from top of rear panel.. 1988. First Printing. Hardcover. 0871066726 . Maroon cloth. xiv, 2…

From Old Saratoga Books

$150.00


Dickerson: The Man and His Rods by Stein, Gerald S. ; Schaff, James W

Grand Junction, CO: Centennial Publications. Very Good. 1991. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0962943932 . Acknowledgements, credits, black and white photos and illustrations, selected references, and index. “For many decades L. L. Dickerson has…

From Old Saratoga Books

$200.00


Smith Of Wootton Major by Tolkien, J. R.R

SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR: 1967 American First Edition, Stated First Printing. RARE THUS . EXLIB. Has library bookplate and some tape goo on it. Please see our photos. Good/Good Condition unclipped original dust jacket. Front flap price: $1.95. A clean, sol…

From Mary Riversong Books

$400.00


A Book of Small Flies, by Rene Harrop, Poul Jorgensen, Eric Leiser, John Merwin, S. A. Neff, Jr. , and Ernest Schwiebert. Frontispiece by Al Barker. by Oelgart, Isaac (Editor & Designer)

Arlington VT: Isaac Oelgart. Fine. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Miniature; Miniature; Two volumes bound in full Hewitt niger, gilt tooled, with cloth covered slipcase. Volume I: 105, [1]p., colored frontispiece. Volume II: double shadow box contain…

From HJHurley

$4850.00


A River Runs Through It and Other Stories by Maclean, Norman

Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1976. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Signed and inscribed second printing (in first edition jacket) of Maclean's collection of semi-autobiographical short fiction, a now-classic of Western literatu…

From Dividing Line Books

$2500.00


The Angler's Souvenir by P Fisher

Illustrated by Beckwith and Tophamon. Tipped in plates with tissue gaurds. First edition work by Fisher, illustrated by Beckwith and Tophamon in tipped in plates protected throughout by tissue guards. A lovely and rare book bound in navy blue leather with…

From Kabi Rare Books

$275.00


THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION. Being a discourse of rivers, fish-ponds, fish and fishing. To which is added the laws of angling: with a new table of the particulars in this book. by WALTON, Izaak. (1593-1683).:

FOURTH EDITION 1668, much corrected and enlarged, published in Izaak Waltons life time. Small 8vo, approximately 150 x 90 mm, 5¾ x 3½ inches, FACSIMILE TITLE PAGE, 10 small copperplate engravings of fish in the text, attributed to Pierre Lombart, Dedica…

From Roger Middleton

£1500.00


Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the Tweed by William Scrope

This is an early fishing book - "Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the (River) Tweed" by William Scrope, Esq. 1843 1st edition; John Murray; London. "With an Account of the Natural History and Habits of the Salmon, Instructions to Sportsmen, Anecdotes,…

From CraigsClassics

$850.00


UNIVERSAL ANGLER or THE COMPLEAT ANGLER. Being Instructions how to angle for a Trout or Grayling in a clear stream. Part II. (COMPLETE) by COTTON, Charles.:

London, R. Marriott and H. Brome, 1676.. FIRST EDITION 1676 OF COTTON'S PART OF THE COMPLEAT ANGLER. Engraved monogram on title page. Small 8vo, approximately 150 x 95 mm, 5¾ x 3¾ inches, pages: (8), 111 plus [1] advert page for fishing tackle by John …

From Roger Middleton

£1950.00


Fantaisies Oceanographiques by RASKIN, E.H

Paris: F. Dumas, 1926. First Edition. PARISIAN POCHOIR PRINTMAKINGA rare and exotic album of vivid French art deco undersea fantasies. These skilfully printed pochoir designs are based on tropical corals, anemones, plankton and jellyfish, combined into e…

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$7500.00


Mayflies of the Driftless Region by Clarke Garry Gaylord Schanilec

This trade edition of Mayflies of the Driftless Region was printed at Midnight Paper Sales on Monadnock Dulcet paper, in an edition of 1,000 copies in the summer of 2006. The text was set by hand in Bembo Monotype and printed from the original metal type.…

From Oracle books

$225.00


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