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Bonefish Fly Patterns,

AU$48.00
By: BROWN, DIck,
ID No.: 3966.

The Lyons Press  New York. 1996   1St.Edn. 8vo. Illust.  253p.  D/J.  Tying and selecting and fishing the best 150 Bonefish fly patterns.  Chapters include Fly Characteristics, Fly Profiles, Selecting Bonefish Locations and prey, Tying Sequences, Design alternatives, Fly Materials and Sources of tyers and materials.  Bibliography. Dick Brown has fished the Bahamas and Keys for over 20 years and regularly contributes to angling journals.  -Very Fine

Bonefish Fly Patterns,

AU$48.00
ID No.: 3966.

The Lyons Press  New York. 1996   1St.Edn. 8vo. Illust.  253p.  D/J.  Tying and selecting and fishing the best 150 Bonefish fly patterns.  Chapters include Fly Characteristics, Fly Profiles, Selecting Bonefish Locations and prey, Tying Sequences, Design alternatives, Fly Materials and Sources of tyers and materials.  Bibliography. Dick Brown has fished the Bahamas and Keys for over 20 years and regularly contributes to angling journals.  -Very Fine

Fishing Guide to Sydney Hawksbury,

AU$25.00
By: BROWN, Gary,
ID No.: 3764.
Australian Fishing Network 2002.  4to, Illust 112p. Pictorial card cover.  Where and when to fish in fresh and saltwater locations including Port Hacking, Botany Bay, Sydney Harbour, Broken Bay as well as the Hawksbury, Parramatta, and Georges river systems.  Also covers fish species, boat ramps, tackle shops, bait and emergency details. -Fine 

Fishing Guide to Sydney Hawksbury,

AU$25.00
ID No.: 3764.
Australian Fishing Network 2002.  4to, Illust 112p. Pictorial card cover.  Where and when to fish in fresh and saltwater locations including Port Hacking, Botany Bay, Sydney Harbour, Broken Bay as well as the Hawksbury, Parramatta, and Georges river systems.  Also covers fish species, boat ramps, tackle shops, bait and emergency details. -Fine 

The Boy and the Shark

AU$30.00
By: BROWN, Theo. W.
ID No.: 3038
Ataruka Publishing Sydney 1979, 8vo, Illust with b/w photographs. 183p. D/J. A factual story of a boys strange adventures with a huge shark in the South Pacific. An account of work with shark repellents. Inscription by author. Sl insect damage o/w - Fine

The Boy and the Shark

AU$30.00
ID No.: 3038
Ataruka Publishing Sydney 1979, 8vo, Illust with b/w photographs. 183p. D/J. A factual story of a boys strange adventures with a huge shark in the South Pacific. An account of work with shark repellents. Inscription by author. Sl insect damage o/w - Fine

The Big Game Fishing Handbook

AU$30.00
By: CACUTT, Ron.
ID No.: 4229
New Holland London, 1999, 4to, Illust, 160pp. D/J. Foreword by Nick Fisher.   Len Cacutt provides a valuable source of information and knowledge on an area of fishing which is the dream of many anglers. Big-game fishing in the open sea is not for the faint-hearted, but for those who venture far out into the ocean currents in search of marlin, swordfish and the big tunas, there is the thrill of search and capture, the hope of boating a record-breaking specimen, the challenge of man against nature. This book and striking illustrations detail the major big-game fish species, the tackle and equipment needed to catch them, and the design and function of the perfect deep-water boat.  Chapters on the history of big game fishing, species, baits, boat equipment and safety, tackle, techniques, and the big game fishing centres around the world including Australia.    

The Big Game Fishing Handbook

AU$30.00
ID No.: 4229
New Holland London, 1999, 4to, Illust, 160pp. D/J. Foreword by Nick Fisher.   Len Cacutt provides a valuable source of information and knowledge on an area of fishing which is the dream of many anglers. Big-game fishing in the open sea is not for the faint-hearted, but for those who venture far out into the ocean currents in search of marlin, swordfish and the big tunas, there is the thrill of search and capture, the hope of boating a record-breaking specimen, the challenge of man against nature. This book and striking illustrations detail the major big-game fish species, the tackle and equipment needed to catch them, and the design and function of the perfect deep-water boat.  Chapters on the history of big game fishing, species, baits, boat equipment and safety, tackle, techniques, and the big game fishing centres around the world including Australia.    

Trout and Salmon of the World,

AU$30.00
By: CALABI, Silvio.
ID No.: 3468

Wellfleet Press   New Jersey.  1990. Folio, Illust. 228pp.  D/J.  A discussion of the trout and salmon and a comparison of the species.  It also looks at the similarities and differences of the the fish from different parts of the world.  Well supported by many colour photographs which would be a assistance to artists and photographers in the execution of their art.  -Very Fine  

Trout and Salmon of the World,

AU$30.00
ID No.: 3468

Wellfleet Press   New Jersey.  1990. Folio, Illust. 228pp.  D/J.  A discussion of the trout and salmon and a comparison of the species.  It also looks at the similarities and differences of the the fish from different parts of the world.  Well supported by many colour photographs which would be a assistance to artists and photographers in the execution of their art.  -Very Fine  

Ron Calcutt's Complete Book of Fishing

AU$33.00
By: CALCUTT, Ron.
ID No.: 4173
Simon and Schuster  Sydney 1991 4to Illust 278p. D/J. A practical reference, filled with magnificant photographs  and illustrations, that  explains all the major principles of successful fishing.   Chapters on the essentials, the fish, fish finding techniques, bait, rigs, tackle, skills, handling and cooking, hints for the family and 40 page of profiles on sportfish.  –Very Fine 

Ron Calcutt's Complete Book of Fishing

AU$33.00
ID No.: 4173
Simon and Schuster  Sydney 1991 4to Illust 278p. D/J. A practical reference, filled with magnificant photographs  and illustrations, that  explains all the major principles of successful fishing.   Chapters on the essentials, the fish, fish finding techniques, bait, rigs, tackle, skills, handling and cooking, hints for the family and 40 page of profiles on sportfish.  –Very Fine 

The Book of Lures.

AU$45.00
By: CALCUTT, Ron. and SIMPSON, Tim
ID No.: 2395
Simon and Schuster Sydney 2004. 8vo Illust 321p. D/J. Distills the many thousand s of lures into twelve fundamental styles and their unique features. Discusses how fish feel, see, hear and hunt underwater and the triggers for attack. Also size, colour, speed, sound and design and knots, leaders, super lines, fish-finding techniques and the critical strike zone. Hundreds of colour photographs. - Mint

The Book of Lures.

AU$45.00
ID No.: 2395
Simon and Schuster Sydney 2004. 8vo Illust 321p. D/J. Distills the many thousand s of lures into twelve fundamental styles and their unique features. Discusses how fish feel, see, hear and hunt underwater and the triggers for attack. Also size, colour, speed, sound and design and knots, leaders, super lines, fish-finding techniques and the critical strike zone. Hundreds of colour photographs. - Mint

The Book of Lures.

AU$45.00
By: CALCUTT, Ron. and SIMPSON, Tim
ID No.: 3820
Simon and Schuster Sydney 2004, 8vo, Illust, 321pp. D/J.   Distills the many thousand s of lures into twelve fundamental styles and their unique features. Discusses how fish feel, see, hear and hunt underwater and the triggers for attack. Also size, colour, speed, sound and design and knots, leaders, super lines, fish-finding techniques and the critical strike zone. Hundreds of colour photographs. Inscription by author - Mint

The Book of Lures.

AU$45.00
ID No.: 3820
Simon and Schuster Sydney 2004, 8vo, Illust, 321pp. D/J.   Distills the many thousand s of lures into twelve fundamental styles and their unique features. Discusses how fish feel, see, hear and hunt underwater and the triggers for attack. Also size, colour, speed, sound and design and knots, leaders, super lines, fish-finding techniques and the critical strike zone. Hundreds of colour photographs. Inscription by author - Mint

The Fisherman

AU$650.00
By: CAMERON. John.
ID No.: 2940
Gordon & Gotch Brisbane 1888 12mo Illust. 106p. Red cloth cover with gilt.  A  guide to the inexperienced how when and where to catch fish. An important publication in Australian angling literature as it was accredited by Bob Dunn as the first Australian book devoted to saltwater fishing.  ”Cameron is full of anecdotal gems like this one, together with some minutiae on fishing fundamentals.  Many of these are true today as they were in 1888”......Dunn. Small ink stain on front cover.  Alan Jarvis bookplate.  Scarce.   –Very Good  

The Fisherman

AU$650.00
ID No.: 2940
Gordon & Gotch Brisbane 1888 12mo Illust. 106p. Red cloth cover with gilt.  A  guide to the inexperienced how when and where to catch fish. An important publication in Australian angling literature as it was accredited by Bob Dunn as the first Australian book devoted to saltwater fishing.  ”Cameron is full of anecdotal gems like this one, together with some minutiae on fishing fundamentals.  Many of these are true today as they were in 1888”......Dunn. Small ink stain on front cover.  Alan Jarvis bookplate.  Scarce.   –Very Good  

The Sea of Cortez

AU$25.00
By: CANNON, Ray.
ID No.: 249

Lane Books   Menlo Park California 1968 4 th printing, 4to Illust 284p E/P   The story of a primitive world of beauty and adventure that begins fifty miles below the south west border of the US. An, historical, cultural, visual and geological overview of this great region.  "This book describes one of the most fascinating, and yet little-known, regions of the Western hemisphere. The Sea of Cortez (a romantic term for the Gulf of California) . is a 600-mile stretch of Mediterranean like land and water . It is an area filled with unexploited outdoor sports, travel, and recreation opportunities for Americans. " Pictorial board cover. Many references to fish and fishing.  lacks title page, some tape marks.  ex lib, Price clipped,  o/w - Very Good          

The Sea of Cortez

AU$25.00
ID No.: 249

Lane Books   Menlo Park California 1968 4 th printing, 4to Illust 284p E/P   The story of a primitive world of beauty and adventure that begins fifty miles below the south west border of the US. An, historical, cultural, visual and geological overview of this great region.  "This book describes one of the most fascinating, and yet little-known, regions of the Western hemisphere. The Sea of Cortez (a romantic term for the Gulf of California) . is a 600-mile stretch of Mediterranean like land and water . It is an area filled with unexploited outdoor sports, travel, and recreation opportunities for Americans. " Pictorial board cover. Many references to fish and fishing.  lacks title page, some tape marks.  ex lib, Price clipped,  o/w - Very Good          

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