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Lets Go Fishing!

AU$30.00
By: BATES, L. Vernon
ID No.: 98

 Thomas Nelson & Co.  London 1946. 1st reprint, 8vo Illust. 244p.  D/J , An introduction to watercraft, trout fishing. coarse fishing and sea fishing. Presenting the basic principles of good style avoiding too technical treatment of  his material, , imparting information on general tactics and refinements on all aspects types of fishing.    FEP missing.  Price clipped. Slight foxing. Cover creased. D/J has some rubbing to edges.  - Good 

Lets Go Fishing!

AU$30.00
ID No.: 98

 Thomas Nelson & Co.  London 1946. 1st reprint, 8vo Illust. 244p.  D/J , An introduction to watercraft, trout fishing. coarse fishing and sea fishing. Presenting the basic principles of good style avoiding too technical treatment of  his material, , imparting information on general tactics and refinements on all aspects types of fishing.    FEP missing.  Price clipped. Slight foxing. Cover creased. D/J has some rubbing to edges.  - Good 

The (Almost) Compleat Angler

AU$30.00
By: BENN, Timothy.
ID No.: 116
Victor Gollancz London 1985, oblong 12mo Illust 96p D/J. A series of glimpses into the past using paintings, cartoons, postcards, catalogues and vignettes culled from a prodigious variety of sources - Very Fine

The (Almost) Compleat Angler

AU$30.00
ID No.: 116
Victor Gollancz London 1985, oblong 12mo Illust 96p D/J. A series of glimpses into the past using paintings, cartoons, postcards, catalogues and vignettes culled from a prodigious variety of sources - Very Fine

The Trout are Rising in England and South Africa.

AU$30.00
By: BENNION, B.
ID No.: 2697.

The Bodley Head   London 1920 [ND] , first edition.  12mo Illust 292p. Blue cloth.  Introductory letter by H.T. Sheringham. Reminiscences of moments, adventures and friends enjoyed on the rivers and streams of two continents. Fifteen B&W photographs.  Spine discoloured. Sl foxing. -very good 

The Trout are Rising in England and South Africa.

AU$30.00
ID No.: 2697.

The Bodley Head   London 1920 [ND] , first edition.  12mo Illust 292p. Blue cloth.  Introductory letter by H.T. Sheringham. Reminiscences of moments, adventures and friends enjoyed on the rivers and streams of two continents. Fifteen B&W photographs.  Spine discoloured. Sl foxing. -very good 

Fly Dressing

AU$45.00
By: BERNARD, J.
ID No.: 127

Herbert Jenkins   London 1932, 12mo Illust 199p.  Green cloth cover.  Over 500 patterns of the best known and popular flies. 2 colour plates of flies, illustrations.  52 Drawings by the author and colour prints. e/p has section cut out. Some foxing to early pages. O/w -Very Good                                      

Fly Dressing

AU$45.00
ID No.: 127

Herbert Jenkins   London 1932, 12mo Illust 199p.  Green cloth cover.  Over 500 patterns of the best known and popular flies. 2 colour plates of flies, illustrations.  52 Drawings by the author and colour prints. e/p has section cut out. Some foxing to early pages. O/w -Very Good                                      

Angling for Pike

AU$40.00
By: BICKERDYKE, John.
ID No.: 132
The Bazaar, Exchange and Mart. London 1918 reprint of 1912 3rd revision. 12mo Illust 100p, soft cover. A practical and comprehensive work on the most approved methods of fishing for Pike and Jack. Includes an account of some new tackle for spinning, live baiting and trolling. Good

Angling for Pike

AU$40.00
ID No.: 132
The Bazaar, Exchange and Mart. London 1918 reprint of 1912 3rd revision. 12mo Illust 100p, soft cover. A practical and comprehensive work on the most approved methods of fishing for Pike and Jack. Includes an account of some new tackle for spinning, live baiting and trolling. Good

Naturals A guide to food organisms of the trout

AU$40.00
By: BORGER, Gary A.
ID No.: 152
Stackpole Books Harrisburg 1980, 8vo Illust 223p.  D/J. Illustrated bu Robert H Pils. The fly fisherman’s guide to identifying and imitating aquatic mayflies, terrestrials, caddis, stoneflies, midges, damselflies, and dragonflies, as well as crustaceans, forage fish and terrestrials with a selection of over 50 dressings with notes on presentation and fly fishing techniques.  An anglers book by an experienced angler and scientist based on practical entomology.  - Fine                                             

Naturals A guide to food organisms of the trout

AU$40.00
ID No.: 152
Stackpole Books Harrisburg 1980, 8vo Illust 223p.  D/J. Illustrated bu Robert H Pils. The fly fisherman’s guide to identifying and imitating aquatic mayflies, terrestrials, caddis, stoneflies, midges, damselflies, and dragonflies, as well as crustaceans, forage fish and terrestrials with a selection of over 50 dressings with notes on presentation and fly fishing techniques.  An anglers book by an experienced angler and scientist based on practical entomology.  - Fine                                             

Dapping

AU$30.00
By: BOYLE, Robert
ID No.: 3899.

Stackpole  Books Mechanicsburg    2007  1st Edn,  8vo Illust  138p. D/J. Photographs by Kathryn Berlous Boyle. Dapping is a style of fly fishing that uses the wind, even a breeze, to carry  a fly that flies, quivers and jumps exactly like the living insect.  The author examines this unusual but highly effective technique of fly fishing that is popular in Scotland and Ireland and is attracting a large following in the US.  He gives details on how to rig and fish a dapping rod equiped with a proper reel, backing,  blowline and short leader and describes the proven flies to use along with the materials needed and the tying  procedures.  -Very Fine                                                                          

Dapping

AU$30.00
ID No.: 3899.

Stackpole  Books Mechanicsburg    2007  1st Edn,  8vo Illust  138p. D/J. Photographs by Kathryn Berlous Boyle. Dapping is a style of fly fishing that uses the wind, even a breeze, to carry  a fly that flies, quivers and jumps exactly like the living insect.  The author examines this unusual but highly effective technique of fly fishing that is popular in Scotland and Ireland and is attracting a large following in the US.  He gives details on how to rig and fish a dapping rod equiped with a proper reel, backing,  blowline and short leader and describes the proven flies to use along with the materials needed and the tying  procedures.  -Very Fine                                                                          

The Rivers and Streams of England

AU$45.00
By: BRADLEY, A.G.
ID No.: 4086
Bracken Books London 1985 facsimile of the original 1909 edition.. 8vo. Illust. 288p. Illust with 75 full colour illustrations by Sutton Palmer. An angler captures his love of the beauty and grandeur of the landscape and his favourite rivers and streams he enjoys whilst enjoying his sport Fine

The Rivers and Streams of England

AU$45.00
ID No.: 4086
Bracken Books London 1985 facsimile of the original 1909 edition.. 8vo. Illust. 288p. Illust with 75 full colour illustrations by Sutton Palmer. An angler captures his love of the beauty and grandeur of the landscape and his favourite rivers and streams he enjoys whilst enjoying his sport Fine

Modern Salmon Fishing

AU$30.00
By: BRIDGES, Antony
ID No.: 172
A & C Black London 1969 2nd edn, 8vo Illust 230p D/J. A comprehensive book on salmon fishing using all methods of fishing including fly fishing, spinning, bait fishing and worming. Also discusses fishing techniques like wading, greased line fishing, dry fly, dapping,  gear and tackle.  He advocates the angler collect all the information available then develop their own individual style of fishing.   A revised edition that includes new material including the revolution in gear and its impact on established fishing methods and its possibilities for new.  Has seventeen plates and thirty four line illustrations.   " An honest and, thorough piece of work” The Scotsman.  Price clipped.  D/J has slight edge wear and a small tear.- Fine

Modern Salmon Fishing

AU$30.00
ID No.: 172
A & C Black London 1969 2nd edn, 8vo Illust 230p D/J. A comprehensive book on salmon fishing using all methods of fishing including fly fishing, spinning, bait fishing and worming. Also discusses fishing techniques like wading, greased line fishing, dry fly, dapping,  gear and tackle.  He advocates the angler collect all the information available then develop their own individual style of fishing.   A revised edition that includes new material including the revolution in gear and its impact on established fishing methods and its possibilities for new.  Has seventeen plates and thirty four line illustrations.   " An honest and, thorough piece of work” The Scotsman.  Price clipped.  D/J has slight edge wear and a small tear.- Fine

Dry-Fly Fishing

AU$60.00
By: BRIDGETT, R.C.
ID No.: 3030

Herbert Jenkins  London 1922, 8vo, Illust 316p. plus adverts. Green cloth, spine & upper board titled and ruled in black.   Two colour and sixteen black and white plates and sixteen sketches.   A comprehensive practical guide to dry fly fishing. Southern and central Scotland feature prominently in the descriptions and photographs in extolling the virtues of dry fly fishing.  There are twenty eight chapters including subjects such as advantages of the dry fly, floating flies, tactics, drag, wading, trout stalking, dapping, evening fishing, lochs and reservoirs and fishing the stream. The Tweed, Clyde and Duneaton Water  have chapters devoted to them. Some sunning to spine and  foxing on prelim pages. spine has slight wear.    –Very Good      

Dry-Fly Fishing

AU$60.00
ID No.: 3030

Herbert Jenkins  London 1922, 8vo, Illust 316p. plus adverts. Green cloth, spine & upper board titled and ruled in black.   Two colour and sixteen black and white plates and sixteen sketches.   A comprehensive practical guide to dry fly fishing. Southern and central Scotland feature prominently in the descriptions and photographs in extolling the virtues of dry fly fishing.  There are twenty eight chapters including subjects such as advantages of the dry fly, floating flies, tactics, drag, wading, trout stalking, dapping, evening fishing, lochs and reservoirs and fishing the stream. The Tweed, Clyde and Duneaton Water  have chapters devoted to them. Some sunning to spine and  foxing on prelim pages. spine has slight wear.    –Very Good      

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