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The Western Angler

AU$100.00
By: HAIG-BROWN, Roderick.
ID No.: 669
William Morrow New York 1954 second printing. 8vo Illust by Tommy Brayshaw, 356p  An account of Pacific salmon and western trout in British Columbia, Generally recognized by sportsmen and naturalists as the finest book ever written on Western trout and salmon and the magnificent waters of British Columbia.  Haig-Brown.....not only provides a valuable liaison   Slight foxing on Cloth cover.   where it is urgently needed between the scientist and angler, but he also speaks of the art of angling as it is c.practised in western North America with no little degree of authority......(C. McC. Mottley Cornell University)     

The Western Angler

AU$100.00
ID No.: 669
William Morrow New York 1954 second printing. 8vo Illust by Tommy Brayshaw, 356p  An account of Pacific salmon and western trout in British Columbia, Generally recognized by sportsmen and naturalists as the finest book ever written on Western trout and salmon and the magnificent waters of British Columbia.  Haig-Brown.....not only provides a valuable liaison   Slight foxing on Cloth cover.   where it is urgently needed between the scientist and angler, but he also speaks of the art of angling as it is c.practised in western North America with no little degree of authority......(C. McC. Mottley Cornell University)     

Trout Fisheries in New Zealand

AU$95.00
By: HOBBS, Derisley
ID No.: 788

 N.Z. Marine Dept  Wellington 1948, - Fisheries Bulletin No. 9, 8vo Illust 175p, Unnumbered copy of limited edition of 100.  Blue cloth cover.   31 black and white plates. The ecology of trout waters and a study of the development and management of trout fisheries. The author was the Senior  Fishery Officer (Freshwater) for the Marine Department.  The contents are divided into four parts. Part one is the historical aspects  and covers  environmental change, the change in size and abundance of trout and the development and distribution of angling,   Part two discusses the recent management of fisheries in New Zealand in particular the losses in hatcheries, losses in natural propagation and a comparison of losses, Also covers the significance of quantities produced in hatcheries.   Part three reviews the recent investigation work on fisheries management in other countries particularly trout and salmon in the USA. Part four covers the future management and development of fisheries.  Includes a detailed bibliography.   - Fine    

Trout Fisheries in New Zealand

AU$95.00
ID No.: 788

 N.Z. Marine Dept  Wellington 1948, - Fisheries Bulletin No. 9, 8vo Illust 175p, Unnumbered copy of limited edition of 100.  Blue cloth cover.   31 black and white plates. The ecology of trout waters and a study of the development and management of trout fisheries. The author was the Senior  Fishery Officer (Freshwater) for the Marine Department.  The contents are divided into four parts. Part one is the historical aspects  and covers  environmental change, the change in size and abundance of trout and the development and distribution of angling,   Part two discusses the recent management of fisheries in New Zealand in particular the losses in hatcheries, losses in natural propagation and a comparison of losses, Also covers the significance of quantities produced in hatcheries.   Part three reviews the recent investigation work on fisheries management in other countries particularly trout and salmon in the USA. Part four covers the future management and development of fisheries.  Includes a detailed bibliography.   - Fine    

Fishermans Country – Days in New Zealand

AU$40.00
By: HOBBS, G.B.
ID No.: 3073
Geoffrey Bles. London, 1955, 223pp.   Fresh and saltwater fishing in New Zealand. In simple narrative the author takes the reader trout salmon and big game fishing to favourite spots in his former homeland. He makes comparisons of trout behaviour, fishing techniques and entomology with the more restricted fishing in Great Britain 'A competently and well written book deserving more praise than has been granted it' (Hammond) . Black & white illustrations. Dustjacket has been patched with tape in three places which has yellowed. Small tears on edges. Blue cloth binding; lightly soiled. Light foxing on page edges and endpapers. D/J Spine ends and corners chipped a few short tears

Fishermans Country – Days in New Zealand

AU$40.00
ID No.: 3073
Geoffrey Bles. London, 1955, 223pp.   Fresh and saltwater fishing in New Zealand. In simple narrative the author takes the reader trout salmon and big game fishing to favourite spots in his former homeland. He makes comparisons of trout behaviour, fishing techniques and entomology with the more restricted fishing in Great Britain 'A competently and well written book deserving more praise than has been granted it' (Hammond) . Black & white illustrations. Dustjacket has been patched with tape in three places which has yellowed. Small tears on edges. Blue cloth binding; lightly soiled. Light foxing on page edges and endpapers. D/J Spine ends and corners chipped a few short tears

The Spawning Run

AU$25.00
By: HUMPHREY, William.
ID No.: 840
Chatto & Windus London 1970, 1st U.K. edn, 12mo Illust 80p D/J. Celebrates the joys of salmon fishing. A compelling tale of an angling holiday in a British salmon fishing inn; the life story and mating behaviour of the salmon and the salmon fishers. Features in Gingrich's latter day hall of fame, tape marks on cover o/w Very Good

The Spawning Run

AU$25.00
ID No.: 840
Chatto & Windus London 1970, 1st U.K. edn, 12mo Illust 80p D/J. Celebrates the joys of salmon fishing. A compelling tale of an angling holiday in a British salmon fishing inn; the life story and mating behaviour of the salmon and the salmon fishers. Features in Gingrich's latter day hall of fame, tape marks on cover o/w Very Good

The Spawning Run

AU$35.00
By: HUMPHREY, William.
ID No.: 2757
Chatto & Windus London 1970, 1st U.K. edn, 12mo Illust 56p D/J. Celebrates the joys of salmon fishing. A compelling tale of an angling holiday in a British salmon fishing inn; the life story and mating behaviour of the salmon and the salmon fishers. Features in Gingrich's latter day hall of fame. P/C. - Fine

The Spawning Run

AU$35.00
ID No.: 2757
Chatto & Windus London 1970, 1st U.K. edn, 12mo Illust 56p D/J. Celebrates the joys of salmon fishing. A compelling tale of an angling holiday in a British salmon fishing inn; the life story and mating behaviour of the salmon and the salmon fishers. Features in Gingrich's latter day hall of fame. P/C. - Fine

Fishing 2 vols

AU$150.00
By: HUTCHINSON, Horace G. (ed.)
ID No.: 859
The Country Life Library of Sport London 1904, 8vo Vol 1 526p Vol 2 445p. Red cloth cover,  Profusely illustrated with coloured plates of flies and numerous engravings and black and white photos. Vol 1 deals with Salmon, Trout and Grayling. Vol 2 covers Tarpon, Mahseer and general sea fishing - With contributions by G. A. Boulenger and John James Hardy, on salmon fishing and flies, and Captain C. E. Radclyffe on salmon fishing in Norway. Frederic M. Halford on fishing for trout with the floating fly, Martin Smith on fishing the river Test, A. E. Gathorne Hardy on angling for sea trout, F. G. Aflalo on sea-fishing, and R. B. Marston on angling for bream, barbel and tench, etc, -Very Good

Fishing 2 vols

AU$150.00
ID No.: 859
The Country Life Library of Sport London 1904, 8vo Vol 1 526p Vol 2 445p. Red cloth cover,  Profusely illustrated with coloured plates of flies and numerous engravings and black and white photos. Vol 1 deals with Salmon, Trout and Grayling. Vol 2 covers Tarpon, Mahseer and general sea fishing - With contributions by G. A. Boulenger and John James Hardy, on salmon fishing and flies, and Captain C. E. Radclyffe on salmon fishing in Norway. Frederic M. Halford on fishing for trout with the floating fly, Martin Smith on fishing the river Test, A. E. Gathorne Hardy on angling for sea trout, F. G. Aflalo on sea-fishing, and R. B. Marston on angling for bream, barbel and tench, etc, -Very Good

Salmon and Sea-Trout Fisheries of Scotland

AU$45.00
By: LITTLE, Crawford
ID No.: 1014
Unwin Hyman Ltd. London 1990, 8vo Illust 240p D/J A comprehensive anglers guide to the major river and loch systems in Scotland. Describes the special flies, fishing techniques, characteristics, beats, and tip of the best fishing periods in the season.- Very Fine

Salmon and Sea-Trout Fisheries of Scotland

AU$45.00
ID No.: 1014
Unwin Hyman Ltd. London 1990, 8vo Illust 240p D/J A comprehensive anglers guide to the major river and loch systems in Scotland. Describes the special flies, fishing techniques, characteristics, beats, and tip of the best fishing periods in the season.- Very Fine

Life History and Habits of the Salmon Sea Trout Trout and other Freshwater Fish.

AU$35.00
By: MALLOCH, P.D.
ID No.: 2141
Derrydale Press Lyon 1994. Reprint of the 1910 printing. Vol.XV of Fly Fishermans Gold series. 8vo Illust 264p. Gilt decorated brown leatherette limited edn of 2500. A demystification of some of the unknowns of the salmon and trout by the Manager of the Tay Salmon Fisheries Co. Ltd. By the marking of smolts on their way to the sea and recapture afterwards. A description and history of 22 species of fish. - Mint

Life History and Habits of the Salmon Sea Trout Trout and other Freshwater Fish.

AU$35.00
ID No.: 2141
Derrydale Press Lyon 1994. Reprint of the 1910 printing. Vol.XV of Fly Fishermans Gold series. 8vo Illust 264p. Gilt decorated brown leatherette limited edn of 2500. A demystification of some of the unknowns of the salmon and trout by the Manager of the Tay Salmon Fisheries Co. Ltd. By the marking of smolts on their way to the sea and recapture afterwards. A description and history of 22 species of fish. - Mint

Fishing for Salmon Modern practical Methods

AU$50.00
By: MARSON,Cyril.
ID No.: 1084
A & C Black London 1929, 12mo Illust 199p, decor. cloth Colour plate, 16 pages of b/w photographs and 25 drawings. : Modern practical methods of hunting and catching this popular fish. - Very Good

Fishing for Salmon Modern practical Methods

AU$50.00
ID No.: 1084
A & C Black London 1929, 12mo Illust 199p, decor. cloth Colour plate, 16 pages of b/w photographs and 25 drawings. : Modern practical methods of hunting and catching this popular fish. - Very Good

Salmon of the Atlantic

AU$120.00
By: McFARLAND, William
ID No.: 1162

Parke, Austin & Lipscombe Inc. New York 1925, 8vo Illust 156p.  A description of the history, anatomy, physiology, habits, diseases and characteristics of this prized fish by a fisherman, soldier and scientist Written in proper detail and scientific accuracy. Gilt fish on spine. Foreword by B.W. Evermann. Six photo plates.  Extensive 15p biblio.  Original decor green cloth cover.  Library plate. Spine slightly cracked.. Scarce  Corners rubbedo/w - Fine   

Salmon of the Atlantic

AU$120.00
ID No.: 1162

Parke, Austin & Lipscombe Inc. New York 1925, 8vo Illust 156p.  A description of the history, anatomy, physiology, habits, diseases and characteristics of this prized fish by a fisherman, soldier and scientist Written in proper detail and scientific accuracy. Gilt fish on spine. Foreword by B.W. Evermann. Six photo plates.  Extensive 15p biblio.  Original decor green cloth cover.  Library plate. Spine slightly cracked.. Scarce  Corners rubbedo/w - Fine   

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