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Salmon of the Atlantic

AU$60.00
By: McFARLAND, William
ID No.: 1162

Parke, Austin & Lipscombe Inc. New York 1925, 8vo. Illust. 156pp.  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$60.00
ID No.: 1162

Parke, Austin & Lipscombe Inc. New York 1925, 8vo. Illust. 156pp.  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   

Days Afield

AU$30.00
By: McINTYRE, Thomas.
ID No.: 1167
E P Dutton New York. 1984, 8vo. Illust. 205pp. D/J. Adventures,  journeys and discoveries in hunting and fishing for grayling, trout and lakers from the western and northern regions of North America to the swamps of Cuba and the plains of Africa.- Fine

Days Afield

AU$30.00
ID No.: 1167
E P Dutton New York. 1984, 8vo. Illust. 205pp. D/J. Adventures,  journeys and discoveries in hunting and fishing for grayling, trout and lakers from the western and northern regions of North America to the swamps of Cuba and the plains of Africa.- Fine

Salmon

AU$35.00
By: OGLESBY, Arthur.
ID No.: 1238
Queen Anne Press London. 1986, new edn. 8vo. Illust. 255pp. D/J.  A.  complete revision of the respected original 1971  work.  An outstanding introduction to the sport of salmon fishing with a  description of all aspects of fly fishing, spinning and natural bait fishing throughout the season and in all conditions. Includes fishing abroad with particular coverage of fishing in  Norway. Many b/w photographs and drawings.    -Very Fine

Salmon

AU$35.00
ID No.: 1238
Queen Anne Press London. 1986, new edn. 8vo. Illust. 255pp. D/J.  A.  complete revision of the respected original 1971  work.  An outstanding introduction to the sport of salmon fishing with a  description of all aspects of fly fishing, spinning and natural bait fishing throughout the season and in all conditions. Includes fishing abroad with particular coverage of fishing in  Norway. Many b/w photographs and drawings.    -Very Fine

Trout and Salmon Rivers of Ireland.

AU$45.00
By: OREILLY Peter.
ID No.: 4067
Merlin Unwin Books London. 1991, 8vo. Illust. with black and white photographs and sketches 327pp. D/J.   An anglers guide. Rivers are described in detail, geographical characteristics, productive areas, species, stock levels and sizes, permit requirements and contacts, best flies, seasons and much more. - Very Fine

Trout and Salmon Rivers of Ireland.

AU$45.00
ID No.: 4067
Merlin Unwin Books London. 1991, 8vo. Illust. with black and white photographs and sketches 327pp. D/J.   An anglers guide. Rivers are described in detail, geographical characteristics, productive areas, species, stock levels and sizes, permit requirements and contacts, best flies, seasons and much more. - Very Fine

New Zealand 's Treasury of Trout and Salmon

AU$60.00
By: PARSONS, John. and HAMMOND, Bryn.
ID No.: 1280
Halcyon Press Auckland 1989, 1St Edn. 8vo, Illust, 463pp, D/J. A delightfully nostalgic and meticulously researched anthology of the best writings on New Zealand's celebrated trout and salmon fishing heritage.   Contains a bibliography of 335 New Zealand fishing publications. Slight foxing, - Very Fine

New Zealand 's Treasury of Trout and Salmon

AU$60.00
ID No.: 1280
Halcyon Press Auckland 1989, 1St Edn. 8vo, Illust, 463pp, D/J. A delightfully nostalgic and meticulously researched anthology of the best writings on New Zealand's celebrated trout and salmon fishing heritage.   Contains a bibliography of 335 New Zealand fishing publications. Slight foxing, - Very Fine

Salmon and Women – The Feminine Angle

AU$30.00
By: PATTERSON, Wilma. & BEHAN Peter.
ID No.: 2622
H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd. London. 1990. 1st edn. 8vo. Illust. 176pp. D/J.   Foreword by Hugh Falkus. During the 1920's women anglers established three British salmon records that have not been beaten. The authors have set out to examine and account for the success of female salmon fishers and propose an amazing theory in this entertaining and amazing book. - Very Fine

Salmon and Women – The Feminine Angle

AU$30.00
ID No.: 2622
H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd. London. 1990. 1st edn. 8vo. Illust. 176pp. D/J.   Foreword by Hugh Falkus. During the 1920's women anglers established three British salmon records that have not been beaten. The authors have set out to examine and account for the success of female salmon fishers and propose an amazing theory in this entertaining and amazing book. - Very Fine

Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the Tweed

AU$165.00
By: SCROPE, William.
ID No.: 2457
Edward Arnold. London 1898 edn. 8vo Illust 268p. Half vellum on marbled paper covered boards. Introduction by Sir Herbert Maxwell. First Edition in 'The Sportsman's Library' printing of the author’s work.  A short account of the natural history and habits of the salmon, instructions to sportsmen and anecdotes on fishing and people on the borders.  A beautifully illustrated edition of William Scrope’s popular work of salmon fishing in the River Tweed'.  Next to Walton himself, there is no more engagingly discursive and allusive angling writer in the language.  For the feel of fishing, I almost said the taste of it, I know of no other to place him beside' (Gingrich).  Slight edge wear to boards. o/w Fine

Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the Tweed

AU$165.00
ID No.: 2457
Edward Arnold. London 1898 edn. 8vo Illust 268p. Half vellum on marbled paper covered boards. Introduction by Sir Herbert Maxwell. First Edition in 'The Sportsman's Library' printing of the author’s work.  A short account of the natural history and habits of the salmon, instructions to sportsmen and anecdotes on fishing and people on the borders.  A beautifully illustrated edition of William Scrope’s popular work of salmon fishing in the River Tweed'.  Next to Walton himself, there is no more engagingly discursive and allusive angling writer in the language.  For the feel of fishing, I almost said the taste of it, I know of no other to place him beside' (Gingrich).  Slight edge wear to boards. o/w Fine

The Salmon Handbook

AU$30.00
By: SEDGWICK, Stephen
ID No.: 1509
Andre Deutsch London, 1982, 8vo. Illust. 242pp. plus index. The life and cultivation of fishes of the salmon family. A comprehensive book by a retired Chief Inspector of Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries for Scotland on salmonid biology, behaviour and cultivation. It describes the different species, their feeding, diseases, farming techniques and marketing.- Fine

The Salmon Handbook

AU$30.00
ID No.: 1509
Andre Deutsch London, 1982, 8vo. Illust. 242pp. plus index. The life and cultivation of fishes of the salmon family. A comprehensive book by a retired Chief Inspector of Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries for Scotland on salmonid biology, behaviour and cultivation. It describes the different species, their feeding, diseases, farming techniques and marketing.- Fine

Flies for Atlantic Salmon.

AU$95.00
By: STEWART, Dick. and FARROW Allen.
ID No.: 3896
Northland Press Intervale, NH, 1991, First Edition. 4to. Illust.  80pp. Soft Cover,    A most comprehensive book with contributions from anglers and guides in US and Canada.   Includes details and history of  316 Salmon flies illustrated in full colour - Atlantic Salmon Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Featherwing Flies, Dry Flies, Bombers, Buck Bugs, Wet Flies, Nymphs, New Brunswick, Ungava Bay, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Labrador, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island. -Fine                                         

Flies for Atlantic Salmon.

AU$95.00
ID No.: 3896
Northland Press Intervale, NH, 1991, First Edition. 4to. Illust.  80pp. Soft Cover,    A most comprehensive book with contributions from anglers and guides in US and Canada.   Includes details and history of  316 Salmon flies illustrated in full colour - Atlantic Salmon Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Featherwing Flies, Dry Flies, Bombers, Buck Bugs, Wet Flies, Nymphs, New Brunswick, Ungava Bay, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Labrador, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island. -Fine                                         

The Rivers of Iceland.

AU$200.00
By: STEWART, Major General. R.N.
ID No.: 2742
Iceland Tourist Board. Reykjavik 1950. 1st edn. 12mo. Illust. 198pp. D/J.   Stewart was an experienced salmon fisherman who travelled and fished many of the rivers in Iceland, Europe and North America. . His selection of the best Iceland rivers comes from his visits from 1912 to 1947. D/J sl rubbed. - Fine

The Rivers of Iceland.

AU$200.00
ID No.: 2742
Iceland Tourist Board. Reykjavik 1950. 1st edn. 12mo. Illust. 198pp. D/J.   Stewart was an experienced salmon fisherman who travelled and fished many of the rivers in Iceland, Europe and North America. . His selection of the best Iceland rivers comes from his visits from 1912 to 1947. D/J sl rubbed. - Fine
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