Shopping Cart Items: 0   Sub-Total : AU$0.00
Welcome, Guest ( Login )

Books

Jonahs Dream

AU$40.00
By: BERLIN, Sven.
ID No.: 124
Phoenix House London 1964, 8vo Illust 119p D/J. 52 drawings by the author. A delightful allegorical angling fable, based on the obsession of the narrator, Jonah, with a great pike in a south-country river. Sven Berlin was well-known as an artist and sculptor, poet, writer and angler.  "A parable that goes close to explaining the intricate and baffling love hate relationship between a creative sensitive man and his fishing”.-  Maurice Wiggin  - Fine    

Jonahs Dream

AU$40.00
ID No.: 124
Phoenix House London 1964, 8vo Illust 119p D/J. 52 drawings by the author. A delightful allegorical angling fable, based on the obsession of the narrator, Jonah, with a great pike in a south-country river. Sven Berlin was well-known as an artist and sculptor, poet, writer and angler.  "A parable that goes close to explaining the intricate and baffling love hate relationship between a creative sensitive man and his fishing”.-  Maurice Wiggin  - Fine    

Beneath the Black Water - The Search for an Ancient Fish

AU$40.00
By: BERRY, Jon
ID No.: 3898

The History Press  Stroud  2011  8vo 190p. D/J.  The story for one mans obsessive search in Scotland, Cumbria and the wildest corners of Ireland  for the Salmo Ferox, a canibalistic  large species of the trout family.  At times in the company of a disparate band of fanatics - alcholics, mountain men, scientists, tree planting eco-warriors and one genuine soothsayer. Nor all of them survived. -Very Fine                                                                                                                         

Beneath the Black Water - The Search for an Ancient Fish

AU$40.00
ID No.: 3898

The History Press  Stroud  2011  8vo 190p. D/J.  The story for one mans obsessive search in Scotland, Cumbria and the wildest corners of Ireland  for the Salmo Ferox, a canibalistic  large species of the trout family.  At times in the company of a disparate band of fanatics - alcholics, mountain men, scientists, tree planting eco-warriors and one genuine soothsayer. Nor all of them survived. -Very Fine                                                                                                                         

The Sandgropers' Trail

AU$30.00
By: BODEKER, Philip.
ID No.: 2896
Reed Sydney 1971, 8vo Illust 236p E/P D/J.- An account of a six month family angling safari from Perth to the Kimberley. About fresh and saltwater fishing but it is mainly about the mighty fish of the remote north west of Australia and the salty people who fish for them. Sl rub to base of cover. Fishing and adventures with aboriginal families in remote communities. Inside front flap of the dustjacket is photocopy. - Good $30

The Sandgropers' Trail

AU$30.00
ID No.: 2896
Reed Sydney 1971, 8vo Illust 236p E/P D/J.- An account of a six month family angling safari from Perth to the Kimberley. About fresh and saltwater fishing but it is mainly about the mighty fish of the remote north west of Australia and the salty people who fish for them. Sl rub to base of cover. Fishing and adventures with aboriginal families in remote communities. Inside front flap of the dustjacket is photocopy. - Good $30

The Sandgroper 's Trail

AU$40.00
By: BODEKER, Philip.
ID No.: 2898
Reed Sydney 1971, 8vo Illust 236p E/P D/J.- An account of a six month family angling safari from Perth to the Kimberley. About fresh and saltwater fishing but is mainly about the mighty fish of the remote north west of Australia and the salty people who fish for them. Fishing and adventures with aboriginal families in remote communities. Sl insect damage to base of cover - Fine

The Sandgroper 's Trail

AU$40.00
ID No.: 2898
Reed Sydney 1971, 8vo Illust 236p E/P D/J.- An account of a six month family angling safari from Perth to the Kimberley. About fresh and saltwater fishing but is mainly about the mighty fish of the remote north west of Australia and the salty people who fish for them. Fishing and adventures with aboriginal families in remote communities. Sl insect damage to base of cover - Fine

The Other Side of the Hill.

AU$100.00
By: BODEN. Donald. C.
ID No.: 3616.

Stevens Publishing Launceston 2006 1stEdn. 4to Illust 222p.   Blue Morocco quarter with  photo tipped in front cover.  Illustrated e/p.   The biography of  the late David Scholes, aviator, angler, artist and author.  Foreword by David Macintyre.  Numerous photographs and illustrations in colour and sepia. Captures the essence and character of  this celebrated  patriarch of Australian angling. -Very Fine                         

The Other Side of the Hill.

AU$100.00
ID No.: 3616.

Stevens Publishing Launceston 2006 1stEdn. 4to Illust 222p.   Blue Morocco quarter with  photo tipped in front cover.  Illustrated e/p.   The biography of  the late David Scholes, aviator, angler, artist and author.  Foreword by David Macintyre.  Numerous photographs and illustrations in colour and sepia. Captures the essence and character of  this celebrated  patriarch of Australian angling. -Very Fine                         

The Other Side of the Hill.

AU$295.00
By: BODEN. Donald. C.
ID No.: 3198.

Stevens Publishing Launceston 2006 1st Edn. Limited edition of 125. Red leather cover with photo tipped in the cover. gilt title on cover and spine. 4to Illust 222p.   Illustrated e/p.   The biography of  the late David Scholes, aviator, angler, artist and author.  Foreword by David Macintyre.  Numerous photographs and illustrations in colour and sepia. Captures the essence and character of  this celebrated  patriarch of Australian angling. -Very Fine 

The Other Side of the Hill.

AU$295.00
ID No.: 3198.

Stevens Publishing Launceston 2006 1st Edn. Limited edition of 125. Red leather cover with photo tipped in the cover. gilt title on cover and spine. 4to Illust 222p.   Illustrated e/p.   The biography of  the late David Scholes, aviator, angler, artist and author.  Foreword by David Macintyre.  Numerous photographs and illustrations in colour and sepia. Captures the essence and character of  this celebrated  patriarch of Australian angling. -Very Fine 

The Angling Library of Alan Jarvis

AU$25.00
By: Bonham and Goodman Auctions
ID No.: 3366
Bonham and Goodman Sydney 2008, 4to Illust 48p. Soft Cover. Catalogue of the April 2008 Sydney auction of the angling library of Alan Jarvis. - Very Fine

The Angling Library of Alan Jarvis

AU$25.00
ID No.: 3366
Bonham and Goodman Sydney 2008, 4to Illust 48p. Soft Cover. Catalogue of the April 2008 Sydney auction of the angling library of Alan Jarvis. - Very Fine

If Only The World Would Go Fishing

AU$39.00
By: BOURKE, Graeme.
ID No.: 3321.

Regal Publications  Launceston ND  8vo, Illust 108p,  Soft Cover. In this his second book Bourke deals with trout fishing in Tasmania, black woolly worms, understanding lakes, fly fishing, fishing tales and the characters he has met and fished with. Since writing Come Fly Fishing with Me in 1993 he has expanded his repertoire for writing into magazines covering travelogues, camping and fishing. Signed. –Fine  

If Only The World Would Go Fishing

AU$39.00
ID No.: 3321.

Regal Publications  Launceston ND  8vo, Illust 108p,  Soft Cover. In this his second book Bourke deals with trout fishing in Tasmania, black woolly worms, understanding lakes, fly fishing, fishing tales and the characters he has met and fished with. Since writing Come Fly Fishing with Me in 1993 he has expanded his repertoire for writing into magazines covering travelogues, camping and fishing. Signed. –Fine  

Halcyon An angler 's memories

AU$100.00
By: BRENNAND, George.
ID No.: 2440
A & C Black London 1947, 8vo Illust 198p Red cloth cover. A selection of short stories An unusually distinguished book of fishing reminiscences which will be read by other than anglers for the excellence of its prose style, its recollection of many pleasant places in England, Scotland, Ceylon and New Zealand. The chapter 'Far Away' deals with the author's trout fishing experiences in Australia. - Fine

Halcyon An angler 's memories

AU$100.00
ID No.: 2440
A & C Black London 1947, 8vo Illust 198p Red cloth cover. A selection of short stories An unusually distinguished book of fishing reminiscences which will be read by other than anglers for the excellence of its prose style, its recollection of many pleasant places in England, Scotland, Ceylon and New Zealand. The chapter 'Far Away' deals with the author's trout fishing experiences in Australia. - Fine

Halcyon An angler 's memories

AU$70.00
By: BRENNAND, George.
ID No.: 2567
The Roundwood Press Kineton 1968 Ltd edn of 1000. 8vo Illust 214p. Green cloth cover. A selection of short stories. An unusually distinguished book of fishing reminiscences which will be read by other than anglers for the excellence of its prose style, its recollection of many pleasant places in England, Scotland, Ceylon and New Zealand. The chapter 'Far Away' deals with the author's trout fishing experiences in Australia. Previous owners inits on fep.  - Fine

Halcyon An angler 's memories

AU$70.00
ID No.: 2567
The Roundwood Press Kineton 1968 Ltd edn of 1000. 8vo Illust 214p. Green cloth cover. A selection of short stories. An unusually distinguished book of fishing reminiscences which will be read by other than anglers for the excellence of its prose style, its recollection of many pleasant places in England, Scotland, Ceylon and New Zealand. The chapter 'Far Away' deals with the author's trout fishing experiences in Australia. Previous owners inits on fep.  - Fine
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
0 Item(s)
AU$0.00