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Sporting In Both Hemispheres

AU$220.00
By: D'EWES, J.
ID No.: 388
Routledge, Warne & Routledge London 1861 new edn, 12mo Illust 398p + adverts. Covers fishing and hunting exploits around the world in the mid-19th century. Of special interest are chapters devoted to author's travels to Victoria and New South Wales and the tantalising descriptions of fishing at Sydney and elsewhere. Author claimed to have been related to Charles Cotton, contemporary half leather & marbled boards - Front hinge cracked o/w Very Good

Sporting In Both Hemispheres

AU$220.00
ID No.: 388
Routledge, Warne & Routledge London 1861 new edn, 12mo Illust 398p + adverts. Covers fishing and hunting exploits around the world in the mid-19th century. Of special interest are chapters devoted to author's travels to Victoria and New South Wales and the tantalising descriptions of fishing at Sydney and elsewhere. Author claimed to have been related to Charles Cotton, contemporary half leather & marbled boards - Front hinge cracked o/w Very Good

The Art and Science of Fly Fishing

AU$25.00
By: DICK, Lenox.
ID No.: 391
Winchester Press New Jersey. 1977 revised edn, 8vo. Illust. 173pp. D/J. Used as a text book by many fly fishing schools, Covers the mechanics and fundamentals of fly fishing but more important the author captures the feel of fishing, the ability to read the water, interpret the configuration of the pool or stream and the subtleties of fly presentation. - Fine

The Art and Science of Fly Fishing

AU$25.00
ID No.: 391
Winchester Press New Jersey. 1977 revised edn, 8vo. Illust. 173pp. D/J. Used as a text book by many fly fishing schools, Covers the mechanics and fundamentals of fly fishing but more important the author captures the feel of fishing, the ability to read the water, interpret the configuration of the pool or stream and the subtleties of fly presentation. - Fine

Underwater Hunting

AU$25.00
By: DOUKAN, Dr Gilbert.
ID No.: 417

George Allen & Unwin   London 1953, 8vo Illust 162p D/J.    Translated from the 1948 French edition by Bernard Miall.  An introduction into the world of the underwater hunter by scientist , adventurer and expert guide.  Describes the equipment, and the weapons used in this hunt for fish underwater. Once the preserve of ther Mediterranean the sport has now gained worldwide popularity especially in Australia and New Zealand. .  16 B&W photos,  D/J has some rubbing and is price clipped, Prelims has some foxing . - Very Good

 

 

 

Underwater Hunting

AU$25.00
ID No.: 417

George Allen & Unwin   London 1953, 8vo Illust 162p D/J.    Translated from the 1948 French edition by Bernard Miall.  An introduction into the world of the underwater hunter by scientist , adventurer and expert guide.  Describes the equipment, and the weapons used in this hunt for fish underwater. Once the preserve of ther Mediterranean the sport has now gained worldwide popularity especially in Australia and New Zealand. .  16 B&W photos,  D/J has some rubbing and is price clipped, Prelims has some foxing . - Very Good

 

 

 

Not Kings But Men ,

AU$35.00
By: DOWN, Harold P.
ID No.: 4512.

Robertson and Mullins  Melbourne 1945.  8vo. 142p. D/J  has some rubbing on edges.  A series of glimpses into the mind of one who has spent over a quarter of a century teaching boys, and whose aim has been to train minds and characters in accordance with Public School ideals.  Previous owners signature on fep (Tom Edwards). – Very Good    

Not Kings But Men ,

AU$35.00
ID No.: 4512.

Robertson and Mullins  Melbourne 1945.  8vo. 142p. D/J  has some rubbing on edges.  A series of glimpses into the mind of one who has spent over a quarter of a century teaching boys, and whose aim has been to train minds and characters in accordance with Public School ideals.  Previous owners signature on fep (Tom Edwards). – Very Good    

Fly Fishing for Beginners

AU$28.00
By: DRAPER, Keith.
ID No.: 437
Reed Auckland 1993 reprint, oblong 8vo Illust 104p soft cover. Keith Draper discusses the tackle required and the best way to use it when casting, retrieving, selecting flies and tying knots. He also discusses finding fish in the various habitats and the best ways of catching them. - Very Fine

Fly Fishing for Beginners

AU$28.00
ID No.: 437
Reed Auckland 1993 reprint, oblong 8vo Illust 104p soft cover. Keith Draper discusses the tackle required and the best way to use it when casting, retrieving, selecting flies and tying knots. He also discusses finding fish in the various habitats and the best ways of catching them. - Very Fine

Fly Fishing for Beginners

AU$28.00
By: DRAPER, Keith.
ID No.: 3121
Reed Auckland 1996 reprint, oblong 8vo Illust 104p soft cover. Keith Draper discusses the tackle required and the best way to use it when casting, retrieving, selecting flies and tying knots. He also discusses finding fish in the various habitats and the best ways of catching them. - Very Fine

Fly Fishing for Beginners

AU$28.00
ID No.: 3121
Reed Auckland 1996 reprint, oblong 8vo Illust 104p soft cover. Keith Draper discusses the tackle required and the best way to use it when casting, retrieving, selecting flies and tying knots. He also discusses finding fish in the various habitats and the best ways of catching them. - Very Fine

Angling in Australia Its history and writings

AU$75.00
By: DUNN, Bob.
ID No.: 448
David Ell Publishing Sydney 1991, 4to Illust 320p,  The most comprehensive book written on the history of fresh and salt water fishing in Australia covering the sport from the unique methods of early Aboriginals to the present day. Over 250 illustrations in black and white and colour. Contains a 20 page bibliography of Australian fishing books –Mint   

Angling in Australia Its history and writings

AU$75.00
ID No.: 448
David Ell Publishing Sydney 1991, 4to Illust 320p,  The most comprehensive book written on the history of fresh and salt water fishing in Australia covering the sport from the unique methods of early Aboriginals to the present day. Over 250 illustrations in black and white and colour. Contains a 20 page bibliography of Australian fishing books –Mint   

The Angling Library of Bob Dunn

AU$25.00
By: DUNN, Bob.
ID No.: 2460
Lawson Menzies Sydney 2005. 4to 36p. Soft Cover. Catalogue of the final auction held in Sydney on 9 August 2005 of the angling library and prints of the late Bob Dunn one of Australia's best known angling authors, bibliophile. Bob was also the originator of the Antiquarian Angler bookshop. - Mint

The Angling Library of Bob Dunn

AU$25.00
ID No.: 2460
Lawson Menzies Sydney 2005. 4to 36p. Soft Cover. Catalogue of the final auction held in Sydney on 9 August 2005 of the angling library and prints of the late Bob Dunn one of Australia's best known angling authors, bibliophile. Bob was also the originator of the Antiquarian Angler bookshop. - Mint

Marine Animal Injuries to Man

AU$15.00
By: EDMONDS, Dr Carl.
ID No.: 461
Wedneil Publications Melbourne 1981 2nd edn, 8vo Illust 204p. Comprehensive work on the identification of 64 animals that bite, sting or are poisonous to eat. Also includes first aid and medical treatment. Colour photographs by Parrish, Deas, Coleman and others. Previously published as Dangerous Marine Animals of the Indo-Pacific Region. - Very Good

Marine Animal Injuries to Man

AU$15.00
ID No.: 461
Wedneil Publications Melbourne 1981 2nd edn, 8vo Illust 204p. Comprehensive work on the identification of 64 animals that bite, sting or are poisonous to eat. Also includes first aid and medical treatment. Colour photographs by Parrish, Deas, Coleman and others. Previously published as Dangerous Marine Animals of the Indo-Pacific Region. - Very Good

To Sail Beyond the Sunset Natural History in Australia 1699-1829

AU$50.00
By: FINNEY, C.M.
ID No.: 497
Rigby Publishers Adelaide 1984, 4to Illust 206p E/P D/J. The story of the development of natural history in Australia from the time of Dampier to the early years of the nineteenth century.. Over 100 colour and b/w illustrations including reproduction of wok by early natural history draughtsmen as Bauer, Westall and brown.- Mint

To Sail Beyond the Sunset Natural History in Australia 1699-1829

AU$50.00
ID No.: 497
Rigby Publishers Adelaide 1984, 4to Illust 206p E/P D/J. The story of the development of natural history in Australia from the time of Dampier to the early years of the nineteenth century.. Over 100 colour and b/w illustrations including reproduction of wok by early natural history draughtsmen as Bauer, Westall and brown.- Mint
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