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The Complete Book of Fly Fishing.

AU$35.00
By: GREENHALGH, Malcolm.(ed)
ID No.: 2190
Mitchell Beazley. London 1998. 4to, Illust 240p. D/J.   A comprehensive book on the fresh and saltwater fly fishing. It includes not only the profiles of the fish, but explains the holistic nature of fly fishing, highlighting the link between the fish and their food, the importance of understanding the environments that both inhabit, and the behaviour of the fish and their prey.  There is extensive explanation of the popular species of fish and the various techniques of fly fishing.   Contributions by forty-six of the worlds best known anglers impart the essence of fly fishing skills.  Features 40 of the great fly fishing areas of the world.  Many colour photographs including and over 100 photographs of the most useful fly patterns.–Fine     

The Complete Book of Fly Fishing.

AU$35.00
ID No.: 2190
Mitchell Beazley. London 1998. 4to, Illust 240p. D/J.   A comprehensive book on the fresh and saltwater fly fishing. It includes not only the profiles of the fish, but explains the holistic nature of fly fishing, highlighting the link between the fish and their food, the importance of understanding the environments that both inhabit, and the behaviour of the fish and their prey.  There is extensive explanation of the popular species of fish and the various techniques of fly fishing.   Contributions by forty-six of the worlds best known anglers impart the essence of fly fishing skills.  Features 40 of the great fly fishing areas of the world.  Many colour photographs including and over 100 photographs of the most useful fly patterns.–Fine     

Fishing Guide

AU$15.00
By: GREGORY'S.
ID No.: 4815
Gregorys Guides Sydney 1982, 10th edn. 8vo Illust 271p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to Australia's best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques, baits and illustration and description of the most popular fish.- Fine

Fishing Guide

AU$15.00
ID No.: 4815
Gregorys Guides Sydney 1982, 10th edn. 8vo Illust 271p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to Australia's best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques, baits and illustration and description of the most popular fish.- Fine

Sydney Waterways Guide

AU$15.00
By: GREGORY'S.
ID No.: 3856
Gregory's Publishing Co Sydney 1985 , 8vo Illust '192p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to the Hawkesbury System, Sydney Harbour, Botany Bay and tributaries and Port Hacking. Also includes safety, Regulations, A services index and a buyers guide. - Very Good

Sydney Waterways Guide

AU$15.00
ID No.: 3856
Gregory's Publishing Co Sydney 1985 , 8vo Illust '192p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to the Hawkesbury System, Sydney Harbour, Botany Bay and tributaries and Port Hacking. Also includes safety, Regulations, A services index and a buyers guide. - Very Good

Fishing Guide

AU$15.00
By: GREGORY'S.
ID No.: 4813
Gregory's Guides Sydney 1965 4th edn., 8vo Illust 320p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to Australia’s best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques, baits and illustration and description of 72 of the most popular fish.- The very early, possibly first, edition - Very Good

Fishing Guide

AU$15.00
ID No.: 4813
Gregory's Guides Sydney 1965 4th edn., 8vo Illust 320p. Soft cover. Maps and guides to Australia’s best fishing grounds, rigs, techniques, baits and illustration and description of 72 of the most popular fish.- The very early, possibly first, edition - Very Good

The Worlds Best Fishing Jokes,

AU$20.00
By: GURNEY, John.
ID No.: 3978.

Angus and Robertson  Sydney 1989 reprint  8vo, Illust 92p. Soft Cover. Illustrations by Peter Townsend.  Men, wonen and youngsters who take up a line are usually a jolly bunch. The jokes in this book are mainly by anglers about anglers and contain Jokes  aboutbygone catches, sad stories of monsters that got away, slick dealings with inspectors, and of course lonely wives who have been deserted for lonely beaches. A good laugh. Some browning to edges of pages  -Fine 

The Worlds Best Fishing Jokes,

AU$20.00
ID No.: 3978.

Angus and Robertson  Sydney 1989 reprint  8vo, Illust 92p. Soft Cover. Illustrations by Peter Townsend.  Men, wonen and youngsters who take up a line are usually a jolly bunch. The jokes in this book are mainly by anglers about anglers and contain Jokes  aboutbygone catches, sad stories of monsters that got away, slick dealings with inspectors, and of course lonely wives who have been deserted for lonely beaches. A good laugh. Some browning to edges of pages  -Fine 

Making a Fishery.

AU$325.00
By: HALFORD, Frederick M.
ID No.: 2933
Horace Cox London 1895 1st edn. 8vo Illust 212p. Navy cloth cover with gilt. Portrait frontis. Includes chapters on Selection, Tenure, Management, Weeds, Poachers, Netting, Wiring, Stocking, The Stew, Grayling and distribution. Alan Jarvis bookplate. Four plates. Slight foxing on prelims. - Very Good

Making a Fishery.

AU$325.00
ID No.: 2933
Horace Cox London 1895 1st edn. 8vo Illust 212p. Navy cloth cover with gilt. Portrait frontis. Includes chapters on Selection, Tenure, Management, Weeds, Poachers, Netting, Wiring, Stocking, The Stew, Grayling and distribution. Alan Jarvis bookplate. Four plates. Slight foxing on prelims. - Very Good

The Dry Fly Mans Handbook

AU$80.00
By: HALFORD, Frederick M.
ID No.: 4236
Derrydale Press. Lyon, Mississippi. (1913) 1994 new reprint edn. 8vo. 416p. Gilt decorated bonded-leather binding, photographs, illustrations.  Volume XVI of the new Derrydale Press Fisherman's Gold series. An un-numbered copy of a limited edition of 2500 copies. The book is divided into three parts: Part I: Dry-Fly Fishing where he discusses rod and tackle, casting, ethics,patterns, favourable and unfavourable conditions,the psychological moment, dry fly on lakes and lochs and striking and handlind fish.. Part II: The Fisherman's Entomology. covers Mayflies, caddis, stoneflies, alders and smuts. Part III: The Making and Management of a Fishery. discusses selection of the water, general management, weeds and weedcutting, killing the trouts enemies and stocking.  This was Halford's last book and his credo of the preeminence of the Dry Fly, fished up-stream, is fully developed. 

The Dry Fly Mans Handbook

AU$80.00
ID No.: 4236
Derrydale Press. Lyon, Mississippi. (1913) 1994 new reprint edn. 8vo. 416p. Gilt decorated bonded-leather binding, photographs, illustrations.  Volume XVI of the new Derrydale Press Fisherman's Gold series. An un-numbered copy of a limited edition of 2500 copies. The book is divided into three parts: Part I: Dry-Fly Fishing where he discusses rod and tackle, casting, ethics,patterns, favourable and unfavourable conditions,the psychological moment, dry fly on lakes and lochs and striking and handlind fish.. Part II: The Fisherman's Entomology. covers Mayflies, caddis, stoneflies, alders and smuts. Part III: The Making and Management of a Fishery. discusses selection of the water, general management, weeds and weedcutting, killing the trouts enemies and stocking.  This was Halford's last book and his credo of the preeminence of the Dry Fly, fished up-stream, is fully developed. 

Marlin Fishing.

AU$55.00
By: HALL, Bill.
ID No.: 2234

Halcyon Press  Auckland 2002. 4to Illust 367p.  D/J. Big game fishing in New Zealand waters.  As well as the detail of tackle, boats, species and locations the author discusses  his successful methods and techniques that have enabled him and his clients to break New Zealand and IGFA  records. In his easy reading style he relates the actual fishing events he has contested and finishes with a series of  short stories of fishing events and mates. – Very Fine

Marlin Fishing.

AU$55.00
ID No.: 2234

Halcyon Press  Auckland 2002. 4to Illust 367p.  D/J. Big game fishing in New Zealand waters.  As well as the detail of tackle, boats, species and locations the author discusses  his successful methods and techniques that have enabled him and his clients to break New Zealand and IGFA  records. In his easy reading style he relates the actual fishing events he has contested and finishes with a series of  short stories of fishing events and mates. – Very Fine

Fishing New South Wales

AU$15.00
By: HAMLYN, Paul (pub.).
ID No.: 690
Paul Hamlyn Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 94p, soft cover Discusses the fishing areas, tackle, baits, forty popular species of fish and many other informative data of fresh and saltwater fishing the New South Wales area. - Fine

Fishing New South Wales

AU$15.00
ID No.: 690
Paul Hamlyn Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 94p, soft cover Discusses the fishing areas, tackle, baits, forty popular species of fish and many other informative data of fresh and saltwater fishing the New South Wales area. - Fine

Fishing Victoria & Tasmania

AU$15.00
By: HAMLYN, Paul (pub.).
ID No.: 691
Paul Hamlyn Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 94p, soft cover Discusses the fishing areas, tackle, baits, thirty one popular species of fish and many other informative data of fresh and saltwater fishing the Victorian and Tasmanian area. - Fine - Fine

Fishing Victoria & Tasmania

AU$15.00
ID No.: 691
Paul Hamlyn Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 94p, soft cover Discusses the fishing areas, tackle, baits, thirty one popular species of fish and many other informative data of fresh and saltwater fishing the Victorian and Tasmanian area. - Fine - Fine
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