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The Shark Callers

AU$65.00
By: KONKE, Glenys.
ID No.: 2164
Yumi Press Boroko 1974 4to Illust 116p. D/J An ancient fishing tradition of New Ireland Papua New Guinea narrated in typical Niugini style by an old man in his coastal village of Lorolargun. It tells of the magic and rituals of calling the shark with a conch shell, fighting and killing the monster shark and returning to the village in triumph and the feasting on the catch. Illustrated with 40 paintings and sculptures. D/J sl rubbed but Good. Signed by the author - Fine

The Shark Callers

AU$65.00
ID No.: 2164
Yumi Press Boroko 1974 4to Illust 116p. D/J An ancient fishing tradition of New Ireland Papua New Guinea narrated in typical Niugini style by an old man in his coastal village of Lorolargun. It tells of the magic and rituals of calling the shark with a conch shell, fighting and killing the monster shark and returning to the village in triumph and the feasting on the catch. Illustrated with 40 paintings and sculptures. D/J sl rubbed but Good. Signed by the author - Fine

The Anglers Complete Guide and Companion

AU$650.00
By: LITTLE, G.
ID No.: 1015
Published by the author London c. 1881, 12mo Illust with 12 full page hand coloured plates of 76 fly dressings plus text engravings, 203p plus adverts. Being a practical treatise on angling and its requirements with beautifully executed illustrations, in colours, of the artificial flies for the different months, and highly finished engravings of all other necessary tackle, Green decorative cloth with gilt and silver angling motifs on cover - Section cut from title page o/w Very Good

The Anglers Complete Guide and Companion

AU$650.00
ID No.: 1015
Published by the author London c. 1881, 12mo Illust with 12 full page hand coloured plates of 76 fly dressings plus text engravings, 203p plus adverts. Being a practical treatise on angling and its requirements with beautifully executed illustrations, in colours, of the artificial flies for the different months, and highly finished engravings of all other necessary tackle, Green decorative cloth with gilt and silver angling motifs on cover - Section cut from title page o/w Very Good

Escape to Adventure

AU$25.00
By: MONKMAN, Noel.
ID No.: 2521
Angus and Robertson Sydney 1956, reprint, 8vo Illust 182p. D/J. Adventures In North Queensland with an aqualung and camera exploring the coral reefs and sea bed and observing the habits of marine animals. P/C. Previous owners name on fep. D/J small tears and rubbed. - Very Good

Escape to Adventure

AU$25.00
ID No.: 2521
Angus and Robertson Sydney 1956, reprint, 8vo Illust 182p. D/J. Adventures In North Queensland with an aqualung and camera exploring the coral reefs and sea bed and observing the habits of marine animals. P/C. Previous owners name on fep. D/J small tears and rubbed. - Very Good

Snowy Sketches

AU$30.00
By: OLSSON, Dolly.
ID No.: 7032.
Boolarong Press Brisbane 1999  1st edn. 4to oblong, Illust. 79p. D/J. Using the media of text, watercolour paintings and photographs the author relates what it felt like to grow up in a multicultural society that marked the Snowy region of Australia.  Written for children but enjoyed by all ages.  -Fine 

Snowy Sketches

AU$30.00
ID No.: 7032.
Boolarong Press Brisbane 1999  1st edn. 4to oblong, Illust. 79p. D/J. Using the media of text, watercolour paintings and photographs the author relates what it felt like to grow up in a multicultural society that marked the Snowy region of Australia.  Written for children but enjoyed by all ages.  -Fine 

Memories Mangroves & Magic

AU$80.00
By: PALLOT, Flip.
ID No.: 2125
Earth and Great Weather Publishing Company Butte  1997  1st Edn.      Folio Illust 136p.D/J. Introduction by Lefty Kreh.   A photographic collection of over 175 saltwater memories brought to life by one of the worlds most beloved saltwater fly fishermen Flip Pallop. Presented  in the authors unique and entertaining writing style. Supported by sketches and watercolour paintings by Keys artist Tim Borski.    The contributing photographers in this book read like a Who's Who in the world of fishing photography. Pallot is probably best known for his popular TV series Walker Cay Chronicles.   -Fine.

Memories Mangroves & Magic

AU$80.00
ID No.: 2125
Earth and Great Weather Publishing Company Butte  1997  1st Edn.      Folio Illust 136p.D/J. Introduction by Lefty Kreh.   A photographic collection of over 175 saltwater memories brought to life by one of the worlds most beloved saltwater fly fishermen Flip Pallop. Presented  in the authors unique and entertaining writing style. Supported by sketches and watercolour paintings by Keys artist Tim Borski.    The contributing photographers in this book read like a Who's Who in the world of fishing photography. Pallot is probably best known for his popular TV series Walker Cay Chronicles.   -Fine.

Australias Ocean of Life

AU$40.00
By: PARISH, Stephen
ID No.: 1264
Wedneil Publications Newport 1974, 4to Illust 128p One of Australia's best known photographers illustrates the beauty of sea life and some often ignored creatures, many unidentified, from the cool southern Australian waters. The creatures are all portrayed in their natural environment.  Both pictorially and in the text, the nine sections deal with all major sea-life groups.  D/J.  Slight shelf wear.  - Fine

Australias Ocean of Life

AU$40.00
ID No.: 1264
Wedneil Publications Newport 1974, 4to Illust 128p One of Australia's best known photographers illustrates the beauty of sea life and some often ignored creatures, many unidentified, from the cool southern Australian waters. The creatures are all portrayed in their natural environment.  Both pictorially and in the text, the nine sections deal with all major sea-life groups.  D/J.  Slight shelf wear.  - Fine

Angling In Art

AU$65.00
By: QUINN, Tom
ID No.: 1350
Sportsman Press London 1991, 4to Illust 128p D/J. Charts the history of angling in art from its earliest beginnings in ancient Egypt, Greece and China, through the golden age in the 18th and 19th centuries to the prolific artists of modern times - Mint

Angling In Art

AU$65.00
ID No.: 1350
Sportsman Press London 1991, 4to Illust 128p D/J. Charts the history of angling in art from its earliest beginnings in ancient Egypt, Greece and China, through the golden age in the 18th and 19th centuries to the prolific artists of modern times - Mint

Shadows on the Flats

AU$45.00
By: RENESON, Chet. and Geay, Ed.
ID No.: 3982.
Willow Creek Press Minocqua Wisconsin  1997 1st Edn.  4vo oblong Illust, 128p.  D/J . Essays by Ed Gray and 48 watercolour paintings and drawings by Chet Reneson. Both authors are regular visitors to the Bahamas and never visit without  their rod. Their love of the area is displayed in the rich text which is ably supported by the paintings.   "Ed Gray is sharp on the reasons we hunt fish....he can crack you up while breaking your heart.  This is what makes him as good a sporting writer as there is." ...... Terry McDonell Editor in Chief and Publisher Sports Afield magazine.  D/J sl rub. -Fine     

Shadows on the Flats

AU$45.00
ID No.: 3982.
Willow Creek Press Minocqua Wisconsin  1997 1st Edn.  4vo oblong Illust, 128p.  D/J . Essays by Ed Gray and 48 watercolour paintings and drawings by Chet Reneson. Both authors are regular visitors to the Bahamas and never visit without  their rod. Their love of the area is displayed in the rich text which is ably supported by the paintings.   "Ed Gray is sharp on the reasons we hunt fish....he can crack you up while breaking your heart.  This is what makes him as good a sporting writer as there is." ...... Terry McDonell Editor in Chief and Publisher Sports Afield magazine.  D/J sl rub. -Fine     

Sporting Pictures

AU$500.00
By: SAVORY, E.W. (ed)
ID No.: 1444

Cassell and Company London c.1903, Special Edition. folio Illust 48p.  36 colour plates reproduced from original works by reputed sporting artists including Blinks, Brown, Carter, Dadd, Fuller, Le Lacy, Noble, Prater, Rowlandson, Speed, Tarrant, Vernon and Wright. Plates represent shooting, hunting, angling, golf, cricket, football, polo, racing, steeplechasing, rowing and yachting etc. Red cloth  cover with rebacked red leather spine. Folding  of  2 interleaving pages, Spine rubbed and repaired, cover has some spotting (Water?). Corners bumped and rubbed. Folding  of  2 interleaving pages,  Inscribed. Cover is worn but prints are in fine condition. 

Sporting Pictures

AU$500.00
ID No.: 1444

Cassell and Company London c.1903, Special Edition. folio Illust 48p.  36 colour plates reproduced from original works by reputed sporting artists including Blinks, Brown, Carter, Dadd, Fuller, Le Lacy, Noble, Prater, Rowlandson, Speed, Tarrant, Vernon and Wright. Plates represent shooting, hunting, angling, golf, cricket, football, polo, racing, steeplechasing, rowing and yachting etc. Red cloth  cover with rebacked red leather spine. Folding  of  2 interleaving pages, Spine rubbed and repaired, cover has some spotting (Water?). Corners bumped and rubbed. Folding  of  2 interleaving pages,  Inscribed. Cover is worn but prints are in fine condition. 

Angling Adventurers of an Artist

AU$60.00
By: SHIRLEY-FOX. John.
ID No.: 2705
John Murray London 1923 1st edn. 12mo Illust 162p. Pictorial green cloth. A series of twenty three short stories about the angling adventures that have left pleasant memories in the mind of the author. Eight pencil sketches by the author. Spine moderate sun. o/w Very Good.

Angling Adventurers of an Artist

AU$60.00
ID No.: 2705
John Murray London 1923 1st edn. 12mo Illust 162p. Pictorial green cloth. A series of twenty three short stories about the angling adventures that have left pleasant memories in the mind of the author. Eight pencil sketches by the author. Spine moderate sun. o/w Very Good.
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