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Ripples, Runs and Rises,

AU$90.00
By: SCHOLES, David.
ID No.: 3665.

Kangaroo Press Sydney 1988, obl. 4to Illust 96p E/P D/J. The charm and mystique of fly fishing. Based on the style of Theodore Gordon, Scholes provides glimpses of fishing with old friends, an angling primer, some natural history and a look to the future.   Previous owners signature. - Fine         

Ripples, Runs and Rises,

AU$90.00
ID No.: 3665.

Kangaroo Press Sydney 1988, obl. 4to Illust 96p E/P D/J. The charm and mystique of fly fishing. Based on the style of Theodore Gordon, Scholes provides glimpses of fishing with old friends, an angling primer, some natural history and a look to the future.   Previous owners signature. - Fine         

A New Zealand Trout Stream

AU$37.00
By: ALLEN. K, Radway
ID No.: 4537.

New Zealand Marine Department, Wellington 1952  Fisheries Bulletin No. 10A,   8vo Illust 70p. Soft Cover.  A shortened and simplified account of the studies described in detail in Fisheries Bulletin No 10.  It sets out, for the benefit of the angler, the results of a scientific experiment aimed at" Where do the trout some from and where do they go to"?  It describes how anglers can improve  their take and the quality of the fish with better stream management. Very slight water damage.   -Very Good          

A New Zealand Trout Stream

AU$37.00
ID No.: 4537.

New Zealand Marine Department, Wellington 1952  Fisheries Bulletin No. 10A,   8vo Illust 70p. Soft Cover.  A shortened and simplified account of the studies described in detail in Fisheries Bulletin No 10.  It sets out, for the benefit of the angler, the results of a scientific experiment aimed at" Where do the trout some from and where do they go to"?  It describes how anglers can improve  their take and the quality of the fish with better stream management. Very slight water damage.   -Very Good          

The Quest of the Trout

AU$25.00
By: BLACKWOOD, R.L.
ID No.: 141

Robertson and Mullens. Melbourne New Revised and enlarged  edn.(1950?) 12mo.  Illust 106p, soft cover. Three b/w photographs and 7 b/w diagrams and four tipped in plates.  An old master angler writes of his passion. Fly Fishing, Spinning, & Bait Fishing. What you need, where to look, weather conditions, How to do it.   Previous owners name.  Ex private lib has ink notes. Tape mark on cover. o/w - Good

The Quest of the Trout

AU$25.00
ID No.: 141

Robertson and Mullens. Melbourne New Revised and enlarged  edn.(1950?) 12mo.  Illust 106p, soft cover. Three b/w photographs and 7 b/w diagrams and four tipped in plates.  An old master angler writes of his passion. Fly Fishing, Spinning, & Bait Fishing. What you need, where to look, weather conditions, How to do it.   Previous owners name.  Ex private lib has ink notes. Tape mark on cover. o/w - Good

The Ovis Guide to Saltwater Fly Fishing

AU$50.00
By: CURCIONE, Nick.
ID No.: 3961.

Lyons and Burford Publishers    New York 1994  8vo  Illust 206P. D/J  Foreword by Lefty Kreh. A practical guide to all aspects of fly fishing in saltwater – flats, surf, inshore and bluewater. Discusses tackle, lines, casting, knots and leaders, techniques, rods, reels and other equipment.   "If you want to learn the fascinating sport of saltwater flyfishing, or improve your techniques in this area, this book will prove invaluable" ....... Lefty Kreh.   –Mint 

The Ovis Guide to Saltwater Fly Fishing

AU$50.00
ID No.: 3961.

Lyons and Burford Publishers    New York 1994  8vo  Illust 206P. D/J  Foreword by Lefty Kreh. A practical guide to all aspects of fly fishing in saltwater – flats, surf, inshore and bluewater. Discusses tackle, lines, casting, knots and leaders, techniques, rods, reels and other equipment.   "If you want to learn the fascinating sport of saltwater flyfishing, or improve your techniques in this area, this book will prove invaluable" ....... Lefty Kreh.   –Mint 

Classic Natural History Prints - Mammals

AU$45.00
By: DANCE, S. Peter
ID No.: 2877.

Studio Editions  London 1990, folio Illust 128p D/J. Traces the history of illustration of mammal from the 18th century with full page colour reproductions from the works of  J.C.Werner, Thomas Brown, John James Audubon, Joseph Wolf,  and John Gould. The 60 prints  portrayed are from cave paintings, Renaissance woodcuts, copper engravings, and lithographs. D/J has slight wear to edges. -Fine 

Classic Natural History Prints - Mammals

AU$45.00
ID No.: 2877.

Studio Editions  London 1990, folio Illust 128p D/J. Traces the history of illustration of mammal from the 18th century with full page colour reproductions from the works of  J.C.Werner, Thomas Brown, John James Audubon, Joseph Wolf,  and John Gould. The 60 prints  portrayed are from cave paintings, Renaissance woodcuts, copper engravings, and lithographs. D/J has slight wear to edges. -Fine 

Saltwater Game Fishes of the World: An Illustrated History,

AU$300.00
By: DUNN, Bob. & GOADBY, Peter.
ID No.: 3952.
Australian Fishing Network   Melbourne 2000, 4to Illust 292p + prelims, leather bound limited edition of 500 numbered and signed copies in slipcase. A  comprehensive work on the the early naturalists, the game fish species, and the early writers on saltwater gamefishing and their books. "Not just a book for saltwater anglers. All anglers, whatever their individual persuasion, will benefit from this   readable investigation of the origins of their sport. Anglers everywhere should be proud that Bob Dunn and Peter Goadby had the vision and dedication to complete this monumental work” (Mike Leech, President IGFA). Slipcase has three indentations and a chip.  Near new.  

Saltwater Game Fishes of the World: An Illustrated History,

AU$300.00
ID No.: 3952.
Australian Fishing Network   Melbourne 2000, 4to Illust 292p + prelims, leather bound limited edition of 500 numbered and signed copies in slipcase. A  comprehensive work on the the early naturalists, the game fish species, and the early writers on saltwater gamefishing and their books. "Not just a book for saltwater anglers. All anglers, whatever their individual persuasion, will benefit from this   readable investigation of the origins of their sport. Anglers everywhere should be proud that Bob Dunn and Peter Goadby had the vision and dedication to complete this monumental work” (Mike Leech, President IGFA). Slipcase has three indentations and a chip.  Near new.  

Muriel Foster’s Fishing Diary

AU$60.00
By: FOSTER, Muriel.
ID No.: 4534.

Michael Joseph London  1980 1st Edn. 4to oblong 191p. Brown leatherette in slipcase.  A facsimile of a  beautifullly illustrated record of the authors fishing expeditions between 1913 and 1949 to Scotland, Ireland and her beloved Cambridgeshire and Berkshire in England and an occasional trip to fish the open waters.    The author attended the Slade School of Art an exhibited in the Royal Academy.  –Fine 

Muriel Foster’s Fishing Diary

AU$60.00
ID No.: 4534.

Michael Joseph London  1980 1st Edn. 4to oblong 191p. Brown leatherette in slipcase.  A facsimile of a  beautifullly illustrated record of the authors fishing expeditions between 1913 and 1949 to Scotland, Ireland and her beloved Cambridgeshire and Berkshire in England and an occasional trip to fish the open waters.    The author attended the Slade School of Art an exhibited in the Royal Academy.  –Fine 

Billfishing

AU$46.00
By: GOADBY, Peter.
ID No.: 4262.

Angus and Robertson Sydney 1996, 4to Illust 208p, Soft Cover  . Contents include The Billfish, Finding and Catching the Billfish, Fighting the Billfish, The Billfishing Boat, Billfishing Tackle, Competitive Billfishing, and Science and the Fisherman.   A revised and much expanded edition of the section on billfish from the author’s classic work  Saltwater Gamefishing  - Fine   

Billfishing

AU$46.00
ID No.: 4262.

Angus and Robertson Sydney 1996, 4to Illust 208p, Soft Cover  . Contents include The Billfish, Finding and Catching the Billfish, Fighting the Billfish, The Billfishing Boat, Billfishing Tackle, Competitive Billfishing, and Science and the Fisherman.   A revised and much expanded edition of the section on billfish from the author’s classic work  Saltwater Gamefishing  - Fine   

Gregory’s Fishing Guide to Brisbane and Surrounding Areas,

AU$30.00
By: HARRISON Rod. (Ed)
ID No.: 2964.

Gregory’s Guides Sydney n.d [c 2002] 1st Edn.  8vo Illust 223pp. Soft cover.  Maps and comprehensive guides from Frazer Island to the Gold Coast’s  best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques and baits.  Writing team includes Rod Harrison, Dave Downie, Leeann Payne and Gary Fitzgerald.   A guide to freshwater and saltwater fishing in the Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast, Fraser Coast, The Downs and South Burnett, Gold Coast and Northern NSW.  Covers game fishing, beach, rock, estuary, offshore and freshwater fishing. Many colour photographs. -Very Fine                                                                                                                           

Gregory’s Fishing Guide to Brisbane and Surrounding Areas,

AU$30.00
ID No.: 2964.

Gregory’s Guides Sydney n.d [c 2002] 1st Edn.  8vo Illust 223pp. Soft cover.  Maps and comprehensive guides from Frazer Island to the Gold Coast’s  best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques and baits.  Writing team includes Rod Harrison, Dave Downie, Leeann Payne and Gary Fitzgerald.   A guide to freshwater and saltwater fishing in the Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast, Fraser Coast, The Downs and South Burnett, Gold Coast and Northern NSW.  Covers game fishing, beach, rock, estuary, offshore and freshwater fishing. Many colour photographs. -Very Fine                                                                                                                           

Fly Fishing in Australia,

AU$75.00
By: SCHOLES, David.
ID No.: 4571.

Macmillan Melbourne 1974, 8vo Illust 160p   D/J. Reminiscences and experiences of one of Australia’s foremost fly fishermen that evokes the joy and art of flyfishing whilst presenting practical information covering Australian conditions and techniques. Supported by many black and white photographs.  D/J has slight wear.  Inscription to previous owner. -Fine   

Fly Fishing in Australia,

AU$75.00
ID No.: 4571.

Macmillan Melbourne 1974, 8vo Illust 160p   D/J. Reminiscences and experiences of one of Australia’s foremost fly fishermen that evokes the joy and art of flyfishing whilst presenting practical information covering Australian conditions and techniques. Supported by many black and white photographs.  D/J has slight wear.  Inscription to previous owner. -Fine   

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