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Fishing: an Angler's Miscellany
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Fishing: an Angler's Miscellany

By Hoff, Mark (Ed. )

Kansas City: Andrews & McMeel. As New in As New dust jacket. [c1995]. First Edition (?). Hardcover. 0836231171 . Ariel Books; Miniature; 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; Pictorial boards, 9.7 by 8.3cm, 78, [1]p., color illustrations. .

$5.00

Fishing for Dummies: a Reference for the Rest of Us
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Fishing for Dummies: a Reference for the Rest of Us

By Kaminsky, Peter

Philadelphia & London: Running Press. As New in As New dust jacket. [c1997]. First Edition (?). Hardcover. 0762406321 . Miniature; 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; Black cloth, 8.3 by 7.1cm, 127p., illustrated. **"Miniature Editions." .

$5.00

A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, Intended for the Instruction and Amusement  Of Little Master Tommy, and Pretty Miss Polly. with Two Letters from  Jack the Giant-Killer
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A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, Intended for the Instruction and Amusement Of Little Master Tommy, and Pretty Miss Polly. with Two Letters from Jack the Giant-Killer

Worcester: Isaiah Thomas. Very Good; Covers faded in part.. 1787. Facsimile. Wraps. Miniature; Miniature; Floral green wraps, 9.9 by 6.7cm, 122 pages, followed by 2 pages of publisher's ads, illustrated with woodcuts. **Re-issued by F.G. Melcher on the 200th anniversary, 1944. **Page 30 has an illustration of two boys fishing with rods and the verse: "The artful Angler baits his Hook, And throws it gently in the Brook; Which the Fish view with greedy Eyes, And soon are taken by Surprise." There is a publisher's note on the verso of the title page stating: "This is a facsimile of `A Little Pretty Pocket-Book' which was the first volume published for children by John Newberry. It was among the earliest books printed with pictures for children..." Henderson, Early American Sport, 2nd ed., pages 116-117. .

$35.00

The Complete Angler; Or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation... And  Instructions How to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a Clear Stream,  by Charles Cotton. with Copious Notes, for the Most Part Original,  a Bibliographical Preface, Giving an Account of Fishing and Fishing-Books.. .and a Notice of Cotton and His Writings
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The Complete Angler; Or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation... And Instructions How to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a Clear Stream, by Charles Cotton. with Copious Notes, for the Most Part Original, a Bibliographical Preface, Giving an Account of Fishing and Fishing-Books.. .and a Notice of Cotton and His Writings

By Walton, Isaac [ Charles Cotton & George Washington Bethune

New York: John Wiley. Fair; Spine ends complete but very worn, two closed cracks in cloth . of rear hinge totaling under three inches, internally clean with . all blanks.. 1848. First American Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Publisher's blind embossed slate colored cloth, [6], cxi, [1], 249, 210p., some illustrations, ads. **Coigney #62: "With the exception of the new imprint and the date at the foot of the title-page, this is a reissue of the first Bethune edition of 1847." .

$150.00

The Complete Angler
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The Complete Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: Charles Tilt. Good; Lacks spine.. 1837. First American Edition. Hardcover. Tilt's Miniature Classic Library; Miniature; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; Two volumes in one, publisher's textured black cloth, 12 by 7.8cm, xi, 152, [3], 149p., frontispiece in each volume, publisher's ads. **With the American imprint of T. Wardle, Philadelphia. American Imprint 45195. Coigney 48. Henderson, Early American Sport, page 185. .

$175.00

Fly Tying Kit with Expert Tips
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Fly Tying Kit with Expert Tips

By Van Vliet, John

Philadelphia & London: Running Press. As New. [c2003]. First Edition (?). Softcover. 0762418591 . Labrador Outdoor; Miniature; Miniature ; Printed stiff wraps, 7.5 by 6.4cm, 31, [1]p., illustrated. **Boxed with fly-tying materials. .

$5.00

Kipling's American Catches; Epic Story of Heroic Size about Exploites  In Salmon Fishing. Foreword by J. R. Adams
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Kipling's American Catches; Epic Story of Heroic Size about Exploites In Salmon Fishing. Foreword by J. R. Adams

By Kipling, [Rudyard]

[Berkeley CA]: Poole Press. Fine. 1980. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Miniature; Miniature; Black leather and green marbled boards, 6.8 by 5.8cm, slip-case, [2], 38, [1]p., printed in two colors, two mounted illustrations. **Catch and release steelhead fly fishing on Clarkson River, Oregon, in 1849. Copy #21 of 50 specially bound copies of a total edition of 150 copies, signed by M.P. Adams and J.R. Adams. **Bradbury p.133 #2. Hand A-28. .

$300.00

The Complete Angler
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The Complete Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: Charles Tilt. Very Good-; Light rubbing of extremeties with minor loss of color.. 1837. First American Edition. Hardcover. Tilt's Miniature Classic Library; Miniature; 32mo ; Two volumes, burgundy color leather, spine blocked in gilt, boards ornately blind tooled, all edges gilt, green ribbons, 10.8 by 7cm, xi, 152, [3], 149p., frontispiece in each volume, publisher's ads. **With the American imprint of T. Wardle, Philadelphia. American Imprint 45195. This set is enhanced with having the contemporary American ownership inscription of Samuel(?) B. Fales, Philad. 1839. Coigney 48. **We also have another set, poor condition, but from the same bindery. Bruns page 484, listed without number. Henderson, Early American Sport, 2nd ed., page 185. .

$1250.00

The Compleat Angler
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The Compleat Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: Henry Frowde. Very Good. [ca1900]. Hardcover. Oxford Thumb Miniature Edition; Miniature; Miniature ; Publisher's limp leather, all edges gilt, 5.5 by 4.5cm, xix, [1], 587, [1]p., illustrations. **Welsh 7030. Coigney 204: Title is in gothic letters near top of front board, thin blind rule all around, spine plain without title or imprint, thus differing from the described bindings by Coigney and others. .

$375.00

The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and Sanderson
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The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and Sanderson

By Walton, Isaak

London: William Pickering. Good; Front outer hinge cracked, title page detached.. 1827. Hardcover. Pickering's Diamond Classics; Miniature; 32mo ; Publisher's cloth with paper spine label, 9.2 by 5.6cm, xix, 442p. **Welsh 7031. Coigney page 385. .

$95.00

A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, Intended for the Instruction and Amusement  Of Little Master Tommy, and Pretty Miss Polly. with Two Letters from  Jack the Giant-Killer...
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A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, Intended for the Instruction and Amusement Of Little Master Tommy, and Pretty Miss Polly. with Two Letters from Jack the Giant-Killer...

Worcester: Isaiah Thomas. As New. 1787. Facsimile. Wraps. Miniature; Miniature; Light green wraps with dark green spine, title on front cover, 9.3 by 6.3cm, 122 pages, followed by 2 pages of publisher's ads, illustrated with woodcuts. **Page 30 has an illustration of two boys fishing with rods and the verse: "The artful Angler baits his Hook, And throws it gently in the Brook; Which the Fish view with greedy Eyes, And soon are taken by Surprise." There is a publisher's note on the verso of the title page stating: "This is a facsimile of `A Little Pretty Pocket-Book' which was the first volume published for children by John Newberry. It was among the earliest books printed with pictures for children..." Henderson, Early American Sport, 2nd ed., pages 116-117. .

$15.00

Fishing
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Fishing

By [Hyder, Darrell (Comp. ) ]

[Woodstock CT]: Orange Art Miniature. As New. [c1998]. Wraps. Miniature; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; Sewn into Purple wraps with silver fish, paper label on front cover, 4.5 by 3.25 inches (10.7 by 8.3cm), [20]p., illustrated with small cuts. .

$10.00

The Young Angler
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The Young Angler

By Miller, Thomas

New York: Sheldon & Company. Lacks one third of spine else tight and attractive.. 1869. Hardcover. Bessie's Country Stories; Miniature; Vol. 6; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; Publisher's embossed green cloth, gilt spine title, 11.5 by 8.8cm, 60p., 3 plates and an additional pictorial title page. **Bruns page 310. Bruns states 13p. but is not numbered as he did not number books with less than 24 pages. The angler section includes the frontispiec e and pages 7-10. There is an additional half title: "Violet Stories." .

$20.00

Country Walks for Little Folks
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Country Walks for Little Folks

Philadelphia: Smith & Peck. Poor; Shabby and incomplete.. 1845. Hardcover. Miniature; Miniature; **Welsh 2053-2054, variant imprint. Bradbury 146-19, ca.1850's. Pages 24-27 are "Angling," with an illustration. .

$75.00

Fishes in the Wabash
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Fishes in the Wabash

By Thomas, David

Bloomington IN: Brown Trout Press. As New. 2001. First Edition Thus. Wraps. Miniature; Miniature ; Sewn into dark blue wraps with silver waves, 7.6 by 6.1cm, [19]p., pictorial end-papers. **Copy 72 of 101. Printed by Paul Brown with assistance from Stephen Cape. .

$75.00

The Complete Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: William Pickering. Good; Complete and sound but boards show at corners.. 1827. Hardcover. Pickering's Diamond Classics; Miniature; 32mo ; Two volumes in one, publisher's green cloth, respined in similar cloth with new paper spine label, 4 9/16 by 2 7/8 inches, xxv, 325, [4]p. , illustrations, index. **Coigney #34, fourth Pickering edition. The sheets are 4 7/16 inches tall .

$275.00

Country Walks for Little Folks
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Country Walks for Little Folks

Philadelphia: H. C. Peck & Theo. Bliss. Good+; Spine faded, spine ends worn, slight looseness.. [ca1850]. Hardcover. Miniature; Miniature ; Brown grained cloth, pictorial gilt scene of farmer with sheep and cattle on front cover, 8 by 6.7cm, all edges gilt, 191p., 48 illustrations. **The final leaf has a list of 28 "Miniature Juveniles, each containing 48 plates, and uniform with this volume." **Welsh 2053-2054, variant imprint. Bradbury 146-22, ca.1850's. Pages 24-27 are "Angling," with an illustration. .

$95.00

On Fly Fishing. Foreword by J. R. Adams
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On Fly Fishing. Foreword by J. R. Adams

By Aelian, [Claudius] (Aelianus)

[Berkeley CA]: Poole Press. Fine. 1979. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Miniature; Miniature; Half cloth and marbled boards, 6.4 by 5.6cm, in matching slip-case., xx, 19p. **Handset, printed and bound at Poole Press by Maryline P. Adams. Illustrations by J. R. Adams and M. P. Adams. Copy #32 of 250 numbered copies signed by M. P. Adams and J. R. Adams. **Bradbury p.133 #1. Hand A-38. .

$250.00

The Compleat Angler
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The Compleat Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: Henry Frowde. Good. [ca1900]. Hardcover. Oxford Thumb Miniature Edition; Miniature; Miniature ; Publisher's limp leather, all edges gilt, 5.5 by 4.5cm, xix, [1], 587, [1]p., illustrations. **Coigney 204: matches Coigney's fifth binding. Welsh 7030. .

$325.00

The Complete Angler
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The Complete Angler

By Walton, Isaak & Charles Cotton

London: William Pickering. Very Good. 1825. Hardcover. Pickering's Diamond Classics; Miniature; 32mo ; Two volumes in one, publisher's pink cloth with paper spine label, 10 by 6.2cm, xvi, 314, [4]p., illustrations, index. **Coigney #30: First Pickering Edition. Welsh 7028. W&S page 226. Sage page 218. .

$200.00

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