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Tales of Tahitian Waters by Grey, Zane

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. First Edition. Thick Quarto. First printing with (I-F) code. Grey consider the fishes of the South Seas to be the most fiercest in the world. He tells his stories of the tuna, sailfish, the wahoo and swordfish which wou…

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$1,250.00


AN OLD FLY BOOK AND OTHER STUFF by Harper, John Warren

Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co.. Very Good+. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean green cloth, bright gilt titles with a front cover paper paste down. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact. Pictorial frontispiece. Title page is very light…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$125.00


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


TROUTING ALONG THE CATASAUQUA; LIMITED EDITION 19 OF 423 by FRANK FORESTER, FOREWARD BY HARRY WORCHESTER SMITH

NEW YORK: EUGENE V. CONNETT FOR ANGLERS CLUB OF NEW YORK, 1927 NICE LOOKING BOOK WITH TEXTURED COVER, LIMITED EDITION 19 OF 423. FRONTISPIECE IS BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK PORTRAIT OF FRANK FORESTER. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. WONDERFUL DETAIL AND INFORMATION B…

From Antique Books Den

$172.50


Black Bass and Bass Craft, the Life Habits of the Two Bass and Successful angling Strategy by Jones, Sheridan R

New York: The Macmillan Co, 1924. First Edition. Octavo. 205pp., illustrated. The author writes in an informal and popular way of the haunts and habits of the different varieties of black bass, of lures, casting, playing from the reel, and many other fin…

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$200.00


The log of the "Laura" in polar seas a hunting cruise from Tromsö, Norway to Spitsbergen, the polar ice off east Greenland and the island of Jan Mayen in the summer of 1906, kept by Bettie Fleischmann Holmes. by HOLMES, Bettie Fleischmann

1907 1ed Fleischmann SIGNED Norway HUNTING Polar Arctic Voyage Meteorology MAP In 1906, the famed Fleischmann family took a hunting expedition to the Arctic Seas. Known for their manufacturing of baking products, yeasts, and breads, Max Fleischmann and h…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


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

$4,850.00


The treatyse of fysshynge wyth an angle: being a facsimile reproduction of the first book on the subject of fishing printed in England by Wynkyn de Worde... with an introduction by Rev. M.G. Watkins by BERNERS, Juliana

1880 1st ed Juliana Berners Book of Saint Albans FISHING Angling Compleat Angler A fine reissue of the first English book on angling! Juliana Berners was an early 15th-century English writer who is known for her works on English heraldry and sports. Mos…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


The Autobiography of a Fisherman by Day, Frank Parker

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1927. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Printing of the First Edition. Essentially fine, with just the slightest rubbing to extremities, in a jacket with an invisible small slit in the spine. A tight, pos…

From Renaissance Books

CA$125.00


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


Shagganappi, by Tekahionewake (1913 Ryerson 1st Canadian Ed.) by Johnson, E. Pauline

The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson [aka Tekahionwake] (1862-1913). Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1913. USED. Good+/ Good- QUITE RARE ORIGINAL SILVER AND ORANGE DUST JACKET. Red Boards. Please see our photos. Not an exlib Item. A clean, solid copy that sh…

From Mary Riversong Books

$585.00


A Bibliography of "The Complete Angler" of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton (the printer's copy) by Wood, Arnold; DeVinne Press Office Copy

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. First Edition, Limited to 120 copies. Very Good condition but for moderate cover soil and mild offset to the front endpapers. SEE PHOTOS. Finely printed by The De Vinne Press. This copy bears the De Vinne P…

From About Books

$1,195.00


Summer on the Test (Illustrated By Normal Wilkinson) by Hills, Major John (Jack)

London, [1924]: P. Allen. Limited Edition. Quatro. 198p. An uncut and unopened copy signed by the author and limited to 300 copies, the present copy is number 13. Clean throughout with all 12 dry-points beautifully done by Norman Wilkinson present with t…

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$675.00


Tales of Swordfish and Tuna by Grey, Zane

NY: Harper & Brothers. NF. 1927. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Stated first edition with the correct "H-B" code on the copyright page . 7 3/4" x 10 3/4", 203 page hardcover is bound in blue cloth with gold stamped decorations and lettering. Pictorial endpapers.…

From Dearly Departed Books

$695.00


Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing by Joseph D. Bates, Jr

Harrisburg: Stackpole Company, 1966. First Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Milton C. Weiler. Copyright date is 1966, 1st edition, green cloth over boards with black lettering and design on the front and the spine, spine lettering on a red backgrou…

From mclinhavenbooks

$124.00


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