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500 Fly Dressings. Illustrated in Colour

Surrey, E. Veniard, 1983;. Reprinted. Nr fine condition. 4to. 96pp profusley illustrated in colour by Eric Cumberland Owen, who coloured in every fly by hand. Card covers. " The 500 plus flies illustrated cover most of the types used by the angler for trout and salmon." .


Fishings in Scotland: A Pocket Guide to Scottish Open Fishing Waters;

By Gardner, Archibald

Glasgow, William Maclellan, 1947;. 1st edition. Softcover. Good condition. 62pp with some light foxing. Yellow stapled wrappers with illustration to the front. .


A Fly on the Water;

By Bark, Conrad Voss Illustrated by Charles Jardine

London, Allen & Unwin, 1986; 0-04-7990341. 1st edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Nr fine. 190pp with illustrations by Charles Jardine. Black covers with gilt ttile on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. .


The Art of Sea Trout Fishing;

By McLaren, Charles ( Edited by T. Graeme Longmuir)

London, Unwin, 1989; 0044404069. New and Revised edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Nr fine. 155pp with illustrations & Appendix 1 & 2. Small owners name on ffep. Black covers with gilt title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. .


The Practical Angler or The Art of Trout-Fishing More Particularly Applied to Clear Water;

By Stewart, W. C.

London, Black, 1927;. Reprint. New Edition. Good/ No dust jacket. xxxi, 212pp with Introduction and Note by W. Earl Hodgson and Including a leaflet of Coloured Facsimiles of the Flies used by Mr Stewart in the back pocket. Unfortunately this leaflet has been damp at some stage & the pages are stuck together at the bottom edge. Internally the copy is very good. Green covers wiht gitl title & decoration on the spine. .


Dry-Fly Entomology Leading Types of Natural Insects Serving as Food for Trout and Grayling with the 100 Best Patterns of Floating Flies and the Various Methods of Dressing Them. Volume II;

By Halford, Frederic M.

London, Vinton & Co, 1902;. Second Revised Edition. The Halford Dry-Fly Series. Volume II. Hardback. Very good condition. xii, 323pp with 28 black/white & coloured plates incl. fold-out charts. Light foxing to endpapers with the bookplate Edward D. H. Buckley on front pastedown. Original dark green boards with bright gilt title on front & spine. Boards slightly scuffed at the back. Overall a very nice copy. .


Trout Fisherman 1999 Guide to Day-Ticket Waters;

By Dawn, Chris ( Editor)

EMAP 1999;. 22nd edition revised and updated. Softcover. Very good condition. 182pp. Pictorial covers. .


Confessions of a Shooting Fishing Man;
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Confessions of a Shooting Fishing Man;

By Catlow, Laurence

London, Merlin Unwin Books, 1996; 1-873674-244. 1st edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Nr fine. ix, 287pp with 4pp publisher's catalogue. Red covers with gilt title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. " This diary is highly typical, though-provoking and original. " .


The Principles nd Practice of Fly and Bait Casting;

By Hughes, Reginald D.

London, A & C Blacvk, 1924;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 80pp with 8 full-page illustrations from photographs and 12 line illustrations in the text. Blue/Grey covers with black line decoration on the front, title & decoration on the spine. .


AA Guide to Angling in Great Britain;

By Graham, Colin

London, AA/Octopus, 1977; 0 7064 0580 3. Softcover. Very good condition. 400pp with numerous black/white and colour plates, maps and illustrations. Colour illustrated wraps. .


Modern Angling Bibliography: Books Published on Angling, Fisheries, Fish Culture from 1881 to 1945;

By Hampton, J. Fitzgerald

London, Jenkins, 1947;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket good. 99pp with 4pp Publishers adverts. Blue covers with gilt title on spine. Protected dust jackey has light edge wear. .


At The Tail of the Weir;

By Chalmers, Patrick R.

London, Philip Allan, 1932;. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. xiii, 277pp with delightfull vignette illustrations from old engravings throughout. Original green covers with black title on spine. The classic of Thames coarse and trout fishing. .


Sea Trout : How to Catch Them;

By Holiday, F. W.

London, Herbert Jenkins, 1967;. 3rd printing. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket good. 96pp with illustrations. Blue covers with title on spine. Protected dust jacket has small hole on spine, edge wear, price intact. .


Salmon: The World's Most Harassed Fish;

By Netboy, Anthony

London, Deusch, 1980;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Very good. A Survival Book. 304pp illustrated with maps, tables and several plates of photographs. Orange covers with gilt title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. .


Gala Angling Association Souvenir of Jubilee Year. 1860 - 1910;

By Anon

Galashiels, Craighead Bros, 1911;. 1st dition. Hardback. Good+ condition. 10" x 7.5". 56pp with photographs, maps, many illustrations of local worthies plus 16pp period adverts. Light foxing to prelims, internally tight & clean. A nice copy. Original white pictorial paper covered boards, some soiling. Lacks the paper spine but a tight copy. "A sketch of the rise and progress of the Association, records of the chief events of the jubilee year, angling reminiscencres and more. The Gala water is one of the finest trouting streams in the South of Scotland." .


The Fishing Here is Great: A light-hearted discourse on the social history of angling as depicted on old postcards;

By Mills, Derek

London, Willow Books, 1985;. 1st edition. Hardback. Square format, Nr fine/ Dust jacket Nr fine. 9" x 9". 156pp profusely illustrated in colour & black/white plus Bibliography and Index of Card Publishers. Black covers with silver title on spine. Dust jacket has price intact. " Appealing to anglers and postcard collectors alike..." .


The Fisherman's Handbook. Trout, Salmon and Sea Trout with Notes on Coarse Fishing;

By Brennand, George

London, Ward, Lock & Co, 1954;. Reprinted with corrections.Hardback. Very good/ Dj Good+. 288pp with 80 delightful drawings by Colin Gibson, 8 colour plates and 32 photographs. " The Fisherman's Handbook is as comprehensive a compenduim of every conceivable aspect of the angler's craft as one could hope to have...." .


The Truth About Trout Fishing;

By Scott, Arnold B. Illustrated by John Mackay

Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd, 1951;. 1st edition. Hardback. Good+/ Good+ 204pp with Illustrations by John Mackay. plus photographs. Green covers faded in places with title on spine. Dust jacket has slight edge wear. Internally very nice & clean. Includes two old rusted flies.! .


Trout and How to Catch Them;

By Castle, Pat

London, Oliver & Boyd, 1942;. 4th edition. Softcover. vi, 79pp with small illustrations through-out the text. Blue limp cloth covers with pale blue decoration & lettering. In good plus condition. " The tips in this book should be valuable even to experienced trout fishers." .