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THE ART OF ANGLING IN TWO PARTS: 1.AN ACCOUNT OF FISH AND PONDS - THE METHOD OF FLY MAKING.. 2. THE VARIOUS MODES OF ROCK AND SEA FISHING by Brookes, R. Richard

London: Knight and Compton. Very Good+. 1801. Hardcover. Clean late 19th century leather binding. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact. Prior owners signature with an armorial bookplate. (i-viii) 268pp. Pictorial frontispiece. New edition, corr…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$200.00


The complete family-piece : and, country gentleman, and farmer's best guide : in three parts ... : with a complete alphabetical index to each part by Various

1736 Complete FAMILY Hunting Fishing Cooking Beer Brewing Wine Medicine RARE 'The Complete Family Piece' is a rare, mid-18th-century guide to family living, covering every aspect of rural life including cooking and recipes, medical care, hunting and shoo…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$599.00


The complete angler, or, The contemplative man's recreation by WALTON, Izaak; COTTON, Charles

1784 Complete Angler Fishing Hunting Angling Fish Trout Cotton Walton Hawkins Charles Cotton and Izaak Walton's 'The Complete Angler' was an important and extremely popular game and hunting book from 1653. Walton sought to celebrate the everyday fisherma…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


A History of British Fishes by YARRELL, William

1859 British Fish Illustrated Woodcut Engravings Natural History Yarrell 2v SET The first edition of William Yarrell's "History of British Fishes' was published in 1836 with a supplement added in 1839. This 1859 edition contains descriptions of 260 speci…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$599.00


The Way of the Woods: A Manual for Sportsmen in Northeastern United States and Canada by Breck, Edward

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, two pages with ink stains.. 1912. First US Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Handsome green illustrated cloth. xvii, 436 pages + 4 pages publisher ads. Black and white photos and i…

From Old Saratoga Books

$100.00


THE FISHERMAN OR THE ART OF ANGLING MADE EASY. by CHARFY, Guiniad.:

London. J. Smeeton, no date circa 1815.. Containing the MOST APPROVED METHODS in use for FISHING or ANGLING for Pike, Trout, Salmon, Grailing, Carp, Tench, Bream, Barbel, Perch, Pope, Roach, Dace, Gudgeon, Smelt, Eel, Flounder, Mullet, Loach, Minnow etc.…

From Roger Middleton

£275.00


Dan Callaghan's North Umpqua by Callaghan, Dan

Oregon: Mary Kay Callaghan, 2008. Book. Collectible-As New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. This is a fabulous book of photographs of the North Umpqua River in Oregon by a master photographer. In tan cloth covered boards and housed in a …

From River Road Books

$175.00


Heraldic miscellanies: consisting of the lives of Sir William Dugdale... and Gregory King... Written by themselves. With an exact copy of the third part of "The boke of St. Albans," first printed in 1486. by DALLAWAY, James

1793 KNIGHTS Heraldic Miscellanies Dugdale Gregory King Saint Albans Heraldry 'Heraldic Miscellanies' is a late 18th-century account of the lives of 17th-century antiquarians William Dugdale and Gregory King, as well as an extract from the famous 'Book o…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


NEW AND EXCELLENT EXPERIMENTS AND SECRETS IN THE ART OF ANGLING, BEING DIRECTIONS FOR THE WHOLE ART. by [WOOLEY, Hannah?].:

London, (no imprint), printed in the year 1675.. This is the angling section extracted from "The Accomplisht-Ladys Delight", FIRST EDITION 1675, attributed to Hannah Wooley, the original engraved portrait frontispiece and general title page to the "Accom…

From Roger Middleton

£1,500.00


Fishing with hook and line : manual for amateur anglers : containing also descriptions of popular fish and their habits, preparation of baits, &c by HERBERT, Henry William [pseud. Frank Forrester]

1875 FISHING Hook & Line Salmon Angling Sports Hunting Herbert Forrester Fish Henry Herbert, also known by his pseudonym Frank Forrester, was an American author who published a popular treatise on the art of fishing. 'Fishing with Hook and Line' is a man…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$399.00


The sports of the world by AFLALO, Frederick G

1903 Sports of the World Golf Maori Sports Tiger HUNTING Military Cricket India Frederick George Aflalo founded the British Sea Anglers' Society and travelled around the world becoming a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. He also edited and author…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


FISH IN RIVERS AND STREAMS: A TREATISE ON THE PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT OF FISH IN FRESH WATERS,BY ARTIFICIAL SPAWNING, BREEDING AND REARING: SHOWING ALSO THE CAUSE OF THE DEPLETION OF ALL RIVERS AND STREAMS. by Boccius, Gottlieb

London: John Van Voorst. Very Good. 1848. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean green cloth with paper label on front cover. (viii) 38pp and three pages of advertisements. Yellow endpaper, interior of text is tight, clean & intact. Bookplate of George Pag…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$200.00


THE ENGLISH HUSBANDMAN, drawne into two bookes, and each booke into two parts. by MARKHAM, Gervase, 1568?-1637.:

London, printed for Henry Taunton, and to sold at his shop in Saint Dunstans Church Yard in Fleet street,1635.. THE ENGLISH HUSBANDMAN The first part contayning the knowledge of husbandly duties, the nature of all sorts of soiles within this kingdome, t…

From Roger Middleton

£2,750.00


Ice Fishing Spears by Marcel L Salive

MarJac Publications, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good. Marcel L Salive's gorgeous illustrated guide to ice fishing spears. See attached images for table of contents. Densely illustrated with color and black-and-white photos. Includes laid-in prospectus. Scarc…

From Midnight Books

$169.99


A COLLECTION OF RIGHT MERRIE GARLANDS FOR NORTH COUNTRY ANGLERS by Various Authors

Newcastle: Printed for Emerson Charley. Very Good+. 1842. Hardcover. Handsome green leather over marbled boards with raised bands and gilt decorated spine panels & covers. Top edge gilt. Hinges and interior are tight, clean and intact. Marbled endpa…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$325.00


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