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Hawking, or Faulconry.

By: Blome, Richard.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fitzroy Square, The Cresset Press: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5105

Condition: Fair

123 pp.; 8vo; tan paper over boards, gilt-stamped vellum back; seven pages of illustrations including four full page cuts. Boards soiled; wear to foredges with moderate foxing and dampstain; leading lower corner tips bumped & a bit chewed; light foxing to endpapers, and what appear to be several patches of adhesive remnants to pastedowns. Otherwise interior clean, binding tight. View more info

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By: Fulton, John.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Dial Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4913

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap

Inscribed by the author on title page with his large pen sketch of a bull in the foreground, a hint of what is possibly Seville or San Miguel de Allende in the background. 197 pp.; 4to; red cloth, spine stamped in gilt with elaborate illustration in gilt of a fighting bull on front cover; in dust jacket. Illustrated with over 200 photographs and 15 line drawings. Introduction by Barnaby Conrad. Very light wear to white jacket.Laid in are newspaper clippings regarding Fulton's illustrious career as the first and only American ever promoted in Spain to bullfighing's highest professional... View more info

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By: Klein, Arthur H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & New York, J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1965

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 5951

Condition: Near Fine condition

283 pp.; illustrated blue cloth, without dust jacket; hint of soil bottom edge. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Saltwater Flyfishing, Britain and Northern Europe.

By: Morgan, Paul, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Machynlleth, Powys, Coch-y-Bonddu Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3287

ISBN: 0952851091

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap

263 pp.; 8vo; paper over boards, in dust jacket. Drawings; section of color photographs including flys, lures, etc. View more info

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Trout, illustrated by the author [2 volumes, slipcase].

By: Schweibert, Ernest.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1979

Seller ID: 9521

ISBN: 0233971335

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine Slipcase

1,745 pp. in 2 volumes, includes appendices, catalog of fly patterns, bibliography & index; 4to; brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt; illustrated throughout with drawings, facsimiies, portraits, table; includes 16 plates showing trout species, various flies. Slipcase with some fading at extremities. View more info

A Day on a Chalk Stream.

By: Taverner, Eric.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co., Limited: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4673

Condition: Near Fine condition

126 pp; small 4to; blue cloth, without dust jacket; black & white photographs throughout by H. A. Pringle. Spec of a smudge on back cover, some margin marks, underline, and owner signature on endpapers, all in pencil - have been erased. View more info

They Cleared The Lane. The NBA's Black Pioneers.

By: Thomas, Ron.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln & London, University of Nebraska Press: 2002

Seller ID: 2102

ISBN: 0803244371

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket

276 pp., index; black & white photographs. View more info

Lake Flies and their Imitation. A Practical Entomolgy for the Still-Water Fly-Fisher. With 4 coloured plates of flies by the author.

By: Walker, C. F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3840

Condition: Near fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap

190 pp., incl. index, appendices, bibliography; 8vo; cloth, in dust jacket with light wear at extremities. Illustrated with black & white photographs, reproductions, color plates. Occasional remnant of erased pencil underline & notes in margins. View more info

Good for Nothing, or, All Down Hill.

By: Whyte-Melville, G. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, W. Thacker & Co.: 1902

Seller ID: 1189

Condition: Good Condition

One of 1050 copies printed. 373 pp.; 8vo; coloured frontispiece & eight text plates by H. M. Brock; brick red buckram; spine lettering & cover decoration stamped in gilt. Rubbing at edges & corners; minor splitting and fraying along top two inches of joints; minor soil and fading to cloth; moderate tanning to endpapers. Remains a solid, overall clean copy. View more info

Thoughtful Practice with a Dry Fly. With illustrations by Prue Miskin.

By: Woolley, Arthur.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Alvin Redman: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3885

Condition: Fine condition in good jacket, in protective mylar wrap.

88 pp., ; 8vo; green cloth in illustrated green jacket with chips & tears at extremities; closed tear rear leading top corner; ink notes rear top edge. Illustrated with line drawings. View more info