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1804 A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling Thomas Best Sixth Edition Fishing
1804 A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling Thomas Best Sixth Edition Fishing

Price: £180.00

An early nineteenth-century work on fishing and angling from Thomas Best. Sixth edition.With an engraved frontispiece. Including publisher's advertisements to the rear.

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1811 An Essay on Aquatic Rights by Henry Schultes Scarce
1811 An Essay on Aquatic Rights by Henry Schultes Scarce

Price: £180.00

A useful reference book on fishing by Henry Schultes.With a Preface to the front of the volume and an Index to the rear of the volume.In the original publisher's grey paper binding.

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1881 Les Poissons D'Eau Douce et la Pisciculture Gauckler
1881 Les Poissons D'Eau Douce et la Pisciculture Gauckler

Price: £120.00

A brilliant french book on freshwater fish and fish farming (aquaculture). In French. Numerous illustrations in the text throughout, many full page. 'Aquaculture, or the art of raising fish, has been practiced since...

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1897 The Compleat Angler Izaak Walton Charles Cotton Bumpus Binding Illustrated
1897 The Compleat Angler Izaak Walton Charles Cotton Bumpus Binding Illustrated

Price: £1,400.00

A beautifully bound copy of The Compleat Angler.In a morocco binding by Bumpus Ltd. of Oxford as indicated by binder's stamp to front pastedown.With the bookplate of one Vincent Cartwright Vickers to the front pastedown. Vickers was...

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1900 The Book Of The All-Round Angler By John Bickerdyke With 283 Illustrations
1900 The Book Of The All-Round Angler By John Bickerdyke With 283 Illustrations

Price: £49.99

A comprehensive guide to both fresh and salt water angling with over 283 illustrations, including colour plates. With four volumes bound in one volume.  These 'divisions' are 'Angling for Coarse Fish', 'Angling for Pike',...

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1901 Sir Edward Grey Fly Fishing Decorative Binding With Plates And Vignettes
1901 Sir Edward Grey Fly Fishing Decorative Binding With Plates And Vignettes

Price: £38.00

A uncommon fly-fishing work by Sir Edward Grey.In decorative binding, the work also contains seven monochrome plates, as well as vignettes throughout, making for a handsome and authoritative volume.

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1904 F.G. Aflalo British Salt-Water Fishes 1st Ed Zoology Marine Fishing Plates
1904 F.G. Aflalo British Salt-Water Fishes 1st Ed Zoology Marine Fishing Plates

Price: £45.00

A hardback copy of British Salt-Water Fishes, a part of The Woburn Library of Natural History. Complete with full colour plates.

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1904 First Edition of The SeaFishing Industry of England and Wales by FG Aflalo
1904 First Edition of The SeaFishing Industry of England and Wales by FG Aflalo

Price: £39.99

A first edition of The Sea-Fishing Industry of England and Wales by F. G. Aflalo. A popular account of the sea fisheries and fishing ports of those countries. With a sea fisheries map and numerous photographs by the author and...

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1904 Practical Hints on Angling Walter M Gallichan Fishing Vignettes
1904 Practical Hints on Angling Walter M Gallichan Fishing Vignettes

Price: £24.99

A fisherman's guide to angling. Illustrated with numerous vignettes. Including advertisements to the endpapers.

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1904 The Compleat Angler Illustrated Crown Library Walton Cotton Legallienne New
1904 The Compleat Angler Illustrated Crown Library Walton Cotton Legallienne New

Price: £48.00

An illustrated edition of this well known and popular work.The Compleat Angler was first published in 1653 and is a celebration of the art and spirit of fishing. The work is an anthology of prose and verse. Since the first edition...

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1905 Practical Sea-Fishing P L Haslope Illustrated
1905 Practical Sea-Fishing P L Haslope Illustrated

Price: £33.99

An illustrated guide to sea fishing from P. L. Haslope. With chapters on Rods, Reels and Tackle, Sea Fish: Their Habits and Capture, and Nets, and How to Use Them.

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1911 North Sea FISHERS Fighters Walter WOOD Illustrated FIRST
1911 North Sea FISHERS Fighters Walter WOOD Illustrated FIRST

Price: £99.99

A first edition of this early twentieth-century guide to fishing, in a decorative cloth binding. First Edition. Featuring a tissue-guarded coloured frontispiece. 'With colour and pencil illustrations by Frank H. Mason and...

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1913 The Salmon Rivers of Scotland by Augustus Grimble Illustrated Fishing
1913 The Salmon Rivers of Scotland by Augustus Grimble Illustrated Fishing

Price: £175.00

A lavishly illustrated copy of this work on salmon fishing in Scotland. Third edition. With seventy-two full page illustrations and three maps. This work details the topography, named pools, ownership and recorded catches of...

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1927 W.C. Stewart The Practical Angler With Additional Booklet Of Colour Plates
1927 W.C. Stewart The Practical Angler With Additional Booklet Of Colour Plates

Price: £26.00

A notable work on fishing by W.C. Stewart.Focussing on fresh-water trout fishing, the work contains an additional booklet on the fly-baits best used in certain scenarios, and is an authoritative work on the subject.

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1929 R.C. Bridgett Sea-Trout Fishing First Edition With Colour Plates
1929 R.C. Bridgett Sea-Trout Fishing First Edition With Colour Plates

Price: £34.00

A first edition of this volume on sea-trout fishing.With colour plates throughout, the work contains information on such diverse subjects as the moods of the fish, as well as loch fishing and on individual rivers. 

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1930 John Waller Hills A Summer On The Test Fishing Volume With Plates
1930 John Waller Hills A Summer On The Test Fishing Volume With Plates

Price: £90.00

A illustrated work on fishing by John Waller Hills.Known mainly as a Conservative politician, Waller Hills here indulged his passion for fishing with this noteworthy volume, which contains illustrative plates throughout.Contains...

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1936 River Management H E Towner Illustrated Fishing Lonsdale Library
1936 River Management H E Towner Illustrated Fishing Lonsdale Library

Price: £39.99

A collaborative work on the maintenance of salmon and trout rivers. With ninety illustrations. Volume XXIV of the Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes, edited by the Earl of Lonsdale.

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1936 River Management The Making Care and Development of Salmon and Trout Rivers
1936 River Management The Making Care and Development of Salmon and Trout Rivers

Price: £70.00

A collaborative work on the care of Salmon and Trout Rivers.An interesting work to the keen angler. No date, dated from Copac. Held in original unclipped dustwrapper. Written by H E Towner Coston, F T K Pentelow and R W Butcher.Illustrated...

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1938 Eric Taverner John Moore The Angler's Week-End Book First Edition
1938 Eric Taverner John Moore The Angler's Week-End Book First Edition

Price: £185.00

A scarce first edition of this book on angling.With woodcut plates and vingettes throughout, this work is an authoritative and accessible work on its subject.Facsimile signatures by both authors.

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1944 Trout Fishing From All Angles Lonsdale Library Eric Taverner Illustrated
1944 Trout Fishing From All Angles Lonsdale Library Eric Taverner Illustrated

Price: £45.00

This is the illustrated second volume of the Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes.This 'complete guide to modern methods' by Eric Taverner includes two hundred and fifty monochrome illustrations. This edition...

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1945 Eric Taverner Salmon Fishing Colour Frontispice Illustrated Dustwrapper
1945 Eric Taverner Salmon Fishing Colour Frontispice Illustrated Dustwrapper

Price: £120.00

An illustrated copy of this work on salmon fishing by Eric Taverner.With 110 plates and a full colour frontispiece. With illustrated map pastedowns and endpapers. A comprehensive and informative work, part of the...

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1945 Salmon fishing Eric Taverner Lonsdale Library Illustrated Eric Parker
1945 Salmon fishing Eric Taverner Lonsdale Library Illustrated Eric Parker

Price: £50.00

This is the illustrated tenth volume of the Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes.This illustrated guide by Eric Taverner includes three hundred and seven monochrome illustrations and a featured full colour plate.This...

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1946 Practical Angling Hints and Recipes William Lawrie
1946 Practical Angling Hints and Recipes William Lawrie

Price: £27.99

A wonderfully informative text for inspiring anglers. Second impression of the second edition. Featuring original illustrated dustwrapper, and with diagrammatic images throughout.

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1950 G.E.M. Skues Minor Tactics Of The Chalk Stream And Kindred Studies
1950 G.E.M. Skues Minor Tactics Of The Chalk Stream And Kindred Studies

Price: £50.00

A noteworthy account of fishing.Dealing specifically with fly-fishing, the work contains a frontispiece plate and is a authoritative work on the subject.

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1959 The Open Sea Part II Fish and Fisheries Sotheran Binding Illustrated Hardy
1959 The Open Sea Part II Fish and Fisheries Sotheran Binding Illustrated Hardy

Price: £175.00

A history of fishing and marine life from Alister Hardy.Illustrated with numerous coloured and monochrome plates, and vignette illustrations. Rebound by Henry Sotheran.

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1973 Fly-Tying FISHING Angling Price guide
1973 Fly-Tying FISHING Angling Price guide

Price: £24.99

An illustrated, paperbacked price guide for fly fishing materials. There are five sections to this price guide by E. Veniard (retail) Ltd, which are separated by headed, index tabs. the five sections are: Terms and Index, Materials...

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c1863 The Angler-Naturalist by H Cholmondeley-Pennell
c1863 The Angler-Naturalist by H Cholmondeley-Pennell

Price: £44.99

A history of fresh-water fish by H. Cholmondeley-Pennell. Author of The Modern Practical Angler. Illustrated by upwards of 150 wood engravings.

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c1904 2Vol Fishing Horace G. Hutchinson Country Life Library of Sport
c1904 2Vol Fishing Horace G. Hutchinson Country Life Library of Sport

Price: £59.99

A highly detailed collection of works exploring the history, techniques and laws of angling, as well as the various species of fish. Part of the "Country Life Library of Sport" collection. Profusely illustrated with...

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