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Tales of Fishes.

AU$225.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2215
Grosset & Dunlap New York, 1919 4to. Illust. 267pp. Original yellow cloth, stamped green on spine and upper cover. E/P. Color frontispiece and 57 b/w illustrations from photographs by the author. Tales of fishing for Tarpon, Swordfish, Sailfish, Bonefish, Wahoo, Broadbill,  Tuna and Marlin in 14 articles on big game fishing (1 on Catalina), plus the poem 'Zane Grey' by W. Livingston Larned. Water Stain to 5% of cover – o/w Very Good.

Tales of Fishes.

AU$225.00
ID No.: 2215
Grosset & Dunlap New York, 1919 4to. Illust. 267pp. Original yellow cloth, stamped green on spine and upper cover. E/P. Color frontispiece and 57 b/w illustrations from photographs by the author. Tales of fishing for Tarpon, Swordfish, Sailfish, Bonefish, Wahoo, Broadbill,  Tuna and Marlin in 14 articles on big game fishing (1 on Catalina), plus the poem 'Zane Grey' by W. Livingston Larned. Water Stain to 5% of cover – o/w Very Good.

Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas.

AU$150.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2228
Harper & Bros New York. 1925. 4to. Illust. 216pp. Blue cloth binding with some water damage to cover. 100 b/w illustrations from photographs by Grey and drawings by Lillian Wilhelm Smith. Pictorial e/p. Grey's first cruise in his newly-refurbished 3-masted schooner, 'FISHERMAN' to Coco Islands, Galapogos, Perlas Islands, Zihuatanejo Bay, San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for sailfish, marlin, tuna, amberjack, dolphin, with his brother R.C. and son Romer. ex lib.-Some repair and 4 loose pages. o/w- Good

Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas.

AU$150.00
ID No.: 2228
Harper & Bros New York. 1925. 4to. Illust. 216pp. Blue cloth binding with some water damage to cover. 100 b/w illustrations from photographs by Grey and drawings by Lillian Wilhelm Smith. Pictorial e/p. Grey's first cruise in his newly-refurbished 3-masted schooner, 'FISHERMAN' to Coco Islands, Galapogos, Perlas Islands, Zihuatanejo Bay, San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for sailfish, marlin, tuna, amberjack, dolphin, with his brother R.C. and son Romer. ex lib.-Some repair and 4 loose pages. o/w- Good

Tales of Fishes.

AU$150.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2217
Harper & Bros New York and London. 1919 1st Ed. later printing. 8vo. Illust. 267pp.  Yellow cloth cover stained and worn. Color frontispiece and 57 b/w illustrations from photographs by the author. Fourteen stories of big game hunting at sea for dolphin, shark, bonefish, wahoo, swordfish, tunny and tarpon. Four loose pages ex lib.-Fair

Tales of Fishes.

AU$150.00
ID No.: 2217
Harper & Bros New York and London. 1919 1st Ed. later printing. 8vo. Illust. 267pp.  Yellow cloth cover stained and worn. Color frontispiece and 57 b/w illustrations from photographs by the author. Fourteen stories of big game hunting at sea for dolphin, shark, bonefish, wahoo, swordfish, tunny and tarpon. Four loose pages ex lib.-Fair

Tales of Fishes.

AU$125.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2222
Hodder & Stoughton London, nd. [1919]. 8vo. Illust. 320pp. 12 plates from photos including frontis. D/J. Fourteen stories of big game hunting at sea for dolphin, shark, bonefish, wahoo, swordfish, tunny and tarpon. Sl foxing. Inscription to previous owner.  Small section of D/J missing from spine. - Very Good

Tales of Fishes.

AU$125.00
ID No.: 2222
Hodder & Stoughton London, nd. [1919]. 8vo. Illust. 320pp. 12 plates from photos including frontis. D/J. Fourteen stories of big game hunting at sea for dolphin, shark, bonefish, wahoo, swordfish, tunny and tarpon. Sl foxing. Inscription to previous owner.  Small section of D/J missing from spine. - Very Good

Tales of Anglers Eldorado: New Zealand.

AU$120.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2233.

Hodder & Stroughton  London  ND (1926)  8vo. 313pp. Front hinge cracked.  Photographs taken by the author and drawings by Frank E. Phares.   Recounts some of his most famous adventure stories on saltwater fishing for marlin, tuna, swordfish, yellowtail, spearfish, broadbill  and freshwater fishing for  trout  in the seas, lakes and rivers of New Zealand.  Sl foxing. Red cloth cover has some wear.– Good 

Tales of Anglers Eldorado: New Zealand.

AU$120.00
ID No.: 2233.

Hodder & Stroughton  London  ND (1926)  8vo. 313pp. Front hinge cracked.  Photographs taken by the author and drawings by Frank E. Phares.   Recounts some of his most famous adventure stories on saltwater fishing for marlin, tuna, swordfish, yellowtail, spearfish, broadbill  and freshwater fishing for  trout  in the seas, lakes and rivers of New Zealand.  Sl foxing. Red cloth cover has some wear.– Good 

Anglers Eldorado - Zane Grey in the South Pacific,

AU$30.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 3942

Angus & Robertson Sydney 1982, 8vo Illust 151p D/J.  Reprint of some of the best material from Tales of Anglers Eldorado plus some previously unpublished material on Grey's fishing in New Zealand.  D/J has section missing and some wear- Fine 

Anglers Eldorado - Zane Grey in the South Pacific,

AU$30.00
ID No.: 3942

Angus & Robertson Sydney 1982, 8vo Illust 151p D/J.  Reprint of some of the best material from Tales of Anglers Eldorado plus some previously unpublished material on Grey's fishing in New Zealand.  D/J has section missing and some wear- Fine 

Tales of Anglers Eldorado New Zealand.

AU$300.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2589
Hodder & Stroughton London. 1926.1st Edn. 4to. Illust. 228pp. Rebound in quarter red leather. 8 photographs taken by the author. Drawings by Frank E. Phares.   Recounts some of his most famous adventure stories on saltwater fishing for marlin, tuna, swordfish, yellowtail, spearfish, broadbill  and freshwater fishing for  trout  in the seas, lakes and rivers of New Zealand. Sl Foxing  Previous owner library plate. -Fine

Tales of Anglers Eldorado New Zealand.

AU$300.00
ID No.: 2589
Hodder & Stroughton London. 1926.1st Edn. 4to. Illust. 228pp. Rebound in quarter red leather. 8 photographs taken by the author. Drawings by Frank E. Phares.   Recounts some of his most famous adventure stories on saltwater fishing for marlin, tuna, swordfish, yellowtail, spearfish, broadbill  and freshwater fishing for  trout  in the seas, lakes and rivers of New Zealand. Sl Foxing  Previous owner library plate. -Fine

An American Angler in Australia

AU$100.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 637
Derrydale Press Lyon, 1992 facsimile edn. 8vo. Illust. 115pp. Plus 35 plates. Zane Greys visit to Australia in 1936 aroused intense media interest in what was a sport still in its infancy. There was something about big game fishing which touched a responsive nerve in the Australian psyche. Big fish, epic struggles, sometimes primitive tackle, the constant challenge of a harsh sea ... all ingredients expected to appeal to a young outdoor - loving nation (Dunn) - Mint

An American Angler in Australia

AU$100.00
ID No.: 637
Derrydale Press Lyon, 1992 facsimile edn. 8vo. Illust. 115pp. Plus 35 plates. Zane Greys visit to Australia in 1936 aroused intense media interest in what was a sport still in its infancy. There was something about big game fishing which touched a responsive nerve in the Australian psyche. Big fish, epic struggles, sometimes primitive tackle, the constant challenge of a harsh sea ... all ingredients expected to appeal to a young outdoor - loving nation (Dunn) - Mint

Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas

AU$50.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 632

Derrydale Press Lyon. 1990 facsimile, 4to. Illust. 216pp. Numbered copy of limited edition of 2500. Red faux leather bound with gilt imprint and page edges. Signed by Loren son of Zane Grey.  Grey's first cruise in his newly-refurbished 3-masted schooner, 'FISHERMAN' to Coco Islands, Galapogos, Perlas Islands, Zihuatanejo Bay, San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for sailfish, marlin, tuna, amberjack, dolphin with his brother R.C. and son Romer.  Recounting some of the most famous fishing adventures of all time in seas which had as yet been seen by so few fishermen as to retain their sense of utter and unspoiled state. Great stories of billfish and gamefish caught on rod and reel and sightings of whales and many other sea mammals. 'Anyone who loves tales of adventure into far seas, unusual experiences, accounts of exotic and almost intoxicating beauty, to say nothing of those enthusiastic fishermen for whose perusal the book is especially intended, will find it a fascinating volume.'...... The New York Times. - Mint

 

Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas

AU$50.00
ID No.: 632

Derrydale Press Lyon. 1990 facsimile, 4to. Illust. 216pp. Numbered copy of limited edition of 2500. Red faux leather bound with gilt imprint and page edges. Signed by Loren son of Zane Grey.  Grey's first cruise in his newly-refurbished 3-masted schooner, 'FISHERMAN' to Coco Islands, Galapogos, Perlas Islands, Zihuatanejo Bay, San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for sailfish, marlin, tuna, amberjack, dolphin with his brother R.C. and son Romer.  Recounting some of the most famous fishing adventures of all time in seas which had as yet been seen by so few fishermen as to retain their sense of utter and unspoiled state. Great stories of billfish and gamefish caught on rod and reel and sightings of whales and many other sea mammals. 'Anyone who loves tales of adventure into far seas, unusual experiences, accounts of exotic and almost intoxicating beauty, to say nothing of those enthusiastic fishermen for whose perusal the book is especially intended, will find it a fascinating volume.'...... The New York Times. - Mint

 

Tales of Swordfish and Tuna.

AU$295.00
By: GREY, Zane.
ID No.: 2199
Grosset & Dunlap  New York. 1927. (Reprint the same year as the first edition).  4to. Illust. 203pp.   Orange cloth covers. This is a book of adventures in big game fishing for billfish, shark and tuna off the Californian coast, Nova Scotia, Catalina and Blue Island told in graphic detail by this dedicated deep sea angler and master storyteller. Chapters include: Tuna at Avalon 1919; Giant Nove Scotia tuna; A Record Fight with a swordfish, tell of an epic eleven and a half hour battle with a swordfish; Xiphias Galaxius (Broadbill Swordfish) at 4128 pounds; Wolves of the Sea: Wales Tales: Herculian Angling; Space; Heavy Tackle for Heavy Fish; The Deadly airplane-wire Leader Loren Grey’s (son)  First Fish Story. With ninety illustrations taken from photographs taken by the author and from drawings by Frank. E. Phares .  Frontis is a photograph of the author with World record broadbill swordfish taken off his fishing boat Avalon. Previous owners name on fep.  -Fine        

Tales of Swordfish and Tuna.

AU$295.00
ID No.: 2199
Grosset & Dunlap  New York. 1927. (Reprint the same year as the first edition).  4to. Illust. 203pp.   Orange cloth covers. This is a book of adventures in big game fishing for billfish, shark and tuna off the Californian coast, Nova Scotia, Catalina and Blue Island told in graphic detail by this dedicated deep sea angler and master storyteller. Chapters include: Tuna at Avalon 1919; Giant Nove Scotia tuna; A Record Fight with a swordfish, tell of an epic eleven and a half hour battle with a swordfish; Xiphias Galaxius (Broadbill Swordfish) at 4128 pounds; Wolves of the Sea: Wales Tales: Herculian Angling; Space; Heavy Tackle for Heavy Fish; The Deadly airplane-wire Leader Loren Grey’s (son)  First Fish Story. With ninety illustrations taken from photographs taken by the author and from drawings by Frank. E. Phares .  Frontis is a photograph of the author with World record broadbill swordfish taken off his fishing boat Avalon. Previous owners name on fep.  -Fine        
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