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Author:ASHLEY-COOPER F.S.:
Title:NOTTINGHAMSHIRE CRICKET AND CRICKETERS
Publisher:HENRY B. SAXTON. NOTTINGHAM. 1923
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN GREEN CLOTH. GILT TITLES TO FRONT BOARD AND SPINE. `NOTTINGHAM JOURNAL EDITION`. A DETAILED HISTORY OF THE COUNTY, WITH 6 APPENDICES AND AN INDEX.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:20291 Click to enquire

Author:ASHLEY-COOPER JOHN:
Title:A SALMON FISHER`S ODYSSEY: RIVERS AND REFLECTIONS
Publisher:1996 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:FINE COPY IN GREEN LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS. LIMITED TO 500 COPIES. ILLUSTRATED WITH 7 COLOUR PLATES AND 64 TEXT PHOTOGRAPHS. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1982. GILT TO TOP PAGE EDGES.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:28275 Click to enquire

Author:BAILLIE-GROHMAN W.A.:
Title:SPORT IN THE ALPS IN THE PAST AND PRESENT
Publisher:ADAM & CHARLES BLACK. LONDON. 1896
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN BLUE CLOTH. FADED SPINE AND CORNERS. RUBBED CORNERS AND BOTTOM OF SPINE. FRONT BOARD EMBOSSED GILT AND WHITE WITH TITLE. DEER ANTLERS AND SWAGS. SOME SPORTING REMINISCENCES OF HRH THE LATE DUKE OF SAXE-COBURG-GOTHA. WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS AND PHOTOGRAPHS FROM LIFE. SLIGHT FOXING. 1ST EDITION.BOOKPLATE ON FEP.
Price (£):97.00
Stock No:14504 Click to enquire

Author:BECKFORD PETER:
Title:THOUGHTS ON HUNTING
Publisher:1911 HODDER AND STOUGHTON, LONDON
Description:FIRST EDITION, QUARTO, VERY GOOD COPY IN RED BOARDS DECORATED IN GILT WITH A SLIGHTLY FADED SPINE. ILLUSTRATIONS BY G. DENHOLM ARMOUR. IN A SERIES OF FAMILIAR LETTERS. INTRODUCED BY E.D. CUMING.
Price (£):152.00
Stock No:22771 Click to enquire

Author:BERGER Dr A:
Title:IN AFRIKAS WILDKAMMERN, ALS FORSCHER UND JAGER
Publisher:VERLAGSBUCHHANDLUNG PAUL PAREY. BERLIN. 191O
Description:RE-BOUND IN BROWN CLOTH RED AND GOLD TITLE ON SPINE. GERMAN TEXT. BIG GAME HUNTING ETC. FULLY ILLUSTRATED
Price (£):95.00
Stock No:6453 Click to enquire

Author:BERGMAN STEN:
Title:SPORT AND EXPLORATION IN THE FAR EAST: A NATURALIST`S EXPERIENCES IN AND AROUND THE KURILE ISLANDS
Publisher:1933 METHUEN & CO., LTD., LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. A RATHER GRUBBY BOOK IN ORANGE BOARDS. FRONT BOARD IS SLIGHTLY LOOSE BUT NOT DETACHED. TRANSLATED BY FREDERIC WHYTE. 32 ILLUSTRATIONS AND AN ENDPAPER MAP.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27403 Click to enquire

Author:BIGGART DAVID:
Title:THE SCOTTISH NATIONAL ANGLING CLUBS' ASSOCIATION 1880-1980: the first hundred years.
Publisher:SCOTLAND, SNACA, 1979
Description:A SHORT HISTORY OF THE FIRST 100 OF THE OLDEST NATIONAL ANGLING ORGANISATION IN THE WORLD. CARD COVERS, 106 pp, PUBLISHED FROM TYPESCRIPT, PHOTOGRAPHS.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:24284 Click to enquire

Author:BRADMAN SIR DONALD (INTRODUCED BY).:
Title:THE BRADMAN ALBUMS
Publisher:1987 MACDONALD, QUEEN ANNE PRESS, LONDON
Description:2 VOLUMES - VERY GOOD COPIES IN CREAM BINDINGS. SELECTIONS FROM SIR DONALD BRADMAN`S OFFICIAL COLLECTION. VOLUME 1: 1925-1934. VOLUME2: 1935-1949. ISBN NO. 0-356-154114. THE SLIPCASE IS ALSO VERY GOOD BUT HAS A FEW WHITE PAINT MARKS ON THE SPINE AND A VERY SMALL TEAR AT THE TOP - OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED, IF SENT OUTSIDE THE UK.
Price (£):62.00
Stock No:15950 Click to enquire

Author:BRANDER MICHAEL (EDITOR):
Title:THE INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SHOOTING
Publisher:1972 PEERAGE BOOKS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. CONCISE AND COMPREHENSIVE, THE TEXT IS REINFORCED WITH CROSS-REFERENCES AND A BRILLIANT SELECTION OF MORE THAN 300 ILLUSTRATIONS IN BLACK AND WHITE AND COLOUR.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:22009 Click to enquire

Author:BRODRIBB GERALD:
Title:FELIX AND THE ELEVEN OF ENGLAND
Publisher:2002 BOUNDARY BOOKS, MANCHESTER
Description:SIGNED LIMITED EDITION, NO. 55 OF 250. NEAR MINT, FULL LEATHER, FULL PAGE COLUR PLATES, SLIP CASE, GILT EDGES, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. FOREWORD BY HUBERT DOGGART. SIGNED BY TED DEXTER, DOGGART AND E WANOSTROCHT. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):280.00
Stock No:25816 Click to enquire

Author:BURRARD SIR GERALD:
Title:THE MODERN SHOTGUN
Publisher:LONDON. HERBERT JENKINS.
Description:COMPLETE IN THREE VOLUMES, VERY GOOD WITH DUSTWRAPPERS (SLIGHTLY WORN). VOL 1: THE GUN, 4TH ED, 1959; VOL 2: THE CARTRIDGE, 3RD, ED, 1955; VOL 3: THE GUN AND CARTRIDGE, 5TH ED. 1960. A COMPREHENSIVE WORK ON SPORTING GUNS AND AMMUNITION. WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES AND LINE DRAWINGS. EXTRA POSTAGE FOR OVERSEAS.
Price (£):112.00
Stock No:22666 Click to enquire

Author:CARNEGIE WILLIAM ('MOORMAN'):
Title:HOW TO TRAP AND SNARE
Publisher:LONDON, THE SHOOTING TIMES, 1908
Description:FIRST EDITION, SMALL OCTAVO, ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, ND BUT INSCRIPTION DATED 1908. A COMPLETE MANUAL FOR THE SPORTSMAN, GAME PRESERVER, GAMEKEEPER AND AMATEUR. VERY GOOD.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:27787 Click to enquire

Author:CHALMERS PATRICK R.:
Title:DEERSTALKING
Publisher:PHILIP ALAN. LONDON. 1935
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN MARBLED BOARD WITH BROWN LEATHER SPINE - RE-BOUND. 1ST EDITION. THE SPORTSMANS LIBRARY VOL. IX. EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):82.00
Stock No:14499 Click to enquire

Author:CHALMERS PATRICK R.:
Title:GUN-DOGS
Publisher:LONDON, EYRE AND SPOTTISWOODE, 1931
Description:1ST EDITION. LARGE QUARTO WITH 12 COLOUR PLATES BY R. WARD BINKS. VERY GOOD IN WORN DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):110.00
Stock No:27494 Click to enquire

Author:CLAYTON MICHAEL:
Title:THE HUNTER: HORSE, COB AND PONY
Publisher:1980 COUNTRY LIFE BOOKS, SURREY
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:11530 Click to enquire

Author:COMBE IRIS:
Title:HERDING DOGS: THEIR ORIGINS AND DEVELOPMENT IN BRITAIN
Publisher:FABER AND FABER, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD, CELLOPHANE PROTECTED DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:28146 Click to enquire

Author:COOK THEODORE ANDREA:
Title:A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH TURF (SIX VOLUMES)
Publisher:LONDON, H VIRTUE, 1901
Description:FIRST EDITION, COMPLETE IN THREE VOLUMES EACH WITH TWO DIVISIONS EACH, GIVING SIX BOOKS. QUARTO, ORIGINAL GREEN BLIND STAMPED CLOTH, GILT TITLES, ALL EDGES GILT, PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED. SOME WEAR TO THE TOP AND BOTTOM OF THE SPINES, OCCASIONAL FOXING TO PLATES, BUT A VERY GOOD SET.
Price (£):200.00
Stock No:24199 Click to enquire

Author:DE CRESPIGNY SIR CLAUDE CHAMPION:
Title:FORTY YEARS OF A SPORTMAN'S LIFE
Publisher:LONDON. MILLS AND BOON. 1910
Description:FIRST EDITION. REBOUND IN RED CLOTH WITH NEW ENDPAPERS. FRONTISPIECE OF THE AUTHOR, BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS. MEMOIRS ON FOX HUNTING, STEEPLECHASING AND BALLOONING. VERY GOOD, SOME FOXING.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:22368 Click to enquire

Author:DEERY PATSY:
Title:IRISH MAYFLIES, A FLY-FISHER'S GUIDE
Publisher:KEN SMITH, 2007
Description:THE DE LUXE EDITION, LIMITED TO ONLY 65 COPIES. OF THESE THE 'HORS COMMERCE' COPIES WERE LIMITED TO 15 COPIES - THIS COPY IS ONE SUCH AND IS NUMBER 1V. TWO VOLUMES IN FULL RED MOROCCO WITH MATCHING SLIPCASE, MARBLED ENDPAPERS, RAISED BANDS, ALL EDGES GILT. THE TEXT VOLUME IS SIGNED BY PATSY DEERY AND CONTAINS A LIST OF THE ORIGINAL SUBSCRIBERS. THE SECOND VOLUME CONTAINS 30 SPECIMEN FLIES TIED BY PATSY DEERY, PAUL CANTILLON AND FRANKIE McPHILLIPS MOUNTED ON SIX SUNKEN MOUNTS. THIS VOLUME IS SIGNED BY EACH FLY TYER. A MINT COPY OF A RARE ITEM.
Price (£):1600.00
Stock No:28227 Click to enquire

Author:DIXON WILLIAM SCARTH:
Title:A HISTORY OF THE BRAMHAM MOOR HUNT
Publisher:LEEDS. RICHARD JACKSON. 1889
Description:FIRST EDITION. LIMITED TO 200 COPIES. QUARTO. RE- BOUND IN HALF LEATHER OVER MUSTARD BOARDS AND NEW ENDPAPERS. TEG, GILT DESIGN OF HUNTING SCENE TO FRONT BOARD. WITH 25 FULL ILLUSTRATIONS, TISSUE GUARDS. A VERY GOOD AND HANDSOME COPY.
Price (£):95.00
Stock No:22731 Click to enquire

Author:DOWNES STEPHEN:
Title:THE NEW COMPLEAT ANGLER
Publisher:BLACK CAT. 1988
Description:VERY GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER (SLIGHTLY NICKED). ILLUSTRATED BY MARTIN KNOWELDEN. THE HABITS AND STRATEGIES OF FRESHWATER FISH.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:22436 Click to enquire

Author:FARSON NEGLEY:
Title:GOING FISHING - TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE IN TWO HEMISPHERES.
Publisher:LONDON, COUNTRY LIFE, 1949
Description:SIXTH IMPRESSION, VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH COMPLETE, PROTECTED DUSTWRAP. SOME SPOTTING TO THE REAR OF THE WRAPPER AND FEP. BUT A MUCH BETTER THAN AVERAGE COPY. ILLUSTRATED BY C.F. TUNNICLIFFE.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:15056 Click to enquire

Author:FITZHERBERT CUTHBERT:
Title:THE PRINCE AND THE PEDLAR STALKING MEMORIES
Publisher:ANTHONY ATHA, 1977
Description:FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 500 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 311, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, FINE COPY IN SLIPCASE. FIVE COLOUR PLATES BY BALFOUR-BROWN AND FRONTISPIECE BY RAOUL MILLAIS.
Price (£):100.00
Stock No:26479 Click to enquire

Author:FOLKARD H. C.:
Title:THE WILD-FOWLER A TREATISE ON FOWLING, ANCIENT AND MODERN
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMANS, 1875
Description:THIRD EDITION, ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, GILT DECORATION OF GUN DOG ON FRONT BOARD, FINE ENGRAVED PLATES. FOXING TO PRELIMS. AND PAGE ENDS BUT A VERY NICE COPY, FIRMLY BOUND. BOOKPLATE ON FRONT PASTEDOWN.
Price (£):180.00
Stock No:27568 Click to enquire

Author:FORT TOM (INTRODUCED BY):
Title:THE BEST OF ZANE GREY: AN ANTHOLOGY COMPILED BY TOM FORT
Publisher:1997 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:1ST EDITION. FINE COPY IN BLACK LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS. LIMITED TO 750 COPIES INDIVIDUALLY SIGNED BY TOM FORT OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 217. ILLUSTRATED IN BLACK AND WHITE AND COLOUR. GILT TO TOP PAGE EDGES.
Price (£):140.00
Stock No:28274 Click to enquire

Author:GILBEY SIR WALTER, BART:
Title:HOUNDS IN OLD DAYS
Publisher:1979 SPUR PUBLICATIONS, SURREY
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 2ND EDITION. REVISED AND EXTENDED BY C.M.F. SCOTT MFH. BLACK & WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:15626 Click to enquire

Author:GOLOMBEK HARRY (EDITOR):
Title:THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CHESS
Publisher:LONDON, BATSFORD, 1977
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. ENTRIES ARE ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY, PROVIDING BIOGRAPHICAL, HISTORICAL AND PRACTICAL INFORMATION. FULLY ILLUSTRATED, WITH 230 PHOTOGRAPHS AND 270 DIAGRAMS.
Price (£):16.50
Stock No:17300 Click to enquire

Author:GRANT GREGOR:
Title:500 C.C. RACING
Publisher:G.T. FOULIS & CO. LTD LONDON. 1950
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN BLUE CLOTH - DUSTWRAP IS TORN AND GRUBBY. ILLUSTRATED WITH BLACK & WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS. FIRST EDITION.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:10173 Click to enquire

Author:GREEN B. (EDITOR):
Title:WISDEN ANTHOLOGY 1940-1963
Publisher:LONDON. GUILD PUBLISHING. 1985
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN DUSTRAPPER. ALMOST 1000 PAGES.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:15937 Click to enquire

Author:GREY EDWARD:
Title:THE FLY-FISHERMAN AND ON SEA TROUT
Publisher:THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY. 1994
Description:TWO VOLUMES IN FINE CONDITION IN BLACK LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. VOLUME 1: THE FLY-FISHERMAN, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JEREMY PAXMAN, FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1926. VOLUME 2: ON SEA TROUT, FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1913. GILT TO PAGE EDGES. LIMITED EDITION OF 250 OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 134.
Price (£):160.00
Stock No:28277 Click to enquire

Author:GREY SIR EDWARD:
Title:FLY FISHING (FINE BINDING)
Publisher:LONDON, DENT, 1899
Description:SECOND EDITION IN FULL GREEN CRUSHED MOROCCO BY RIVIERE. INSCRIPTION TO PRELIM. ONE INCH CRACK TO TOP OF SPINE. THE HADDON HALL SERIES.
Price (£):180.00
Stock No:28593 Click to enquire

Author:GREY ZANE:
Title:TALES OF SWORDFISH AND TUNA
Publisher:1927 HODDER & STOUGHTON LTD., LONDON
Description:BEAUTIFULLY REBOUND COPY IN DARK RED BOARDS. FIVE CROSS BANDS ON SPINE WITH GREEN BLOCKS FOR TITLE AND AUTHOR. EX LIBRARY COPY. NINETY ILLUSTRATIONS FROM PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN BY THE AUTHOR AND FROM DRAWINGS BY FRANK E. PHARES. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):250.00
Stock No:15404 Click to enquire

Author:HAND RICHARD A.:
Title:A BOOKMAN`S GUIDE TO HUNTING, SHOOTING, ANGLING AND RELATED SUBJECTS
Publisher:1991 THE SCARECROW PRESS, U.S.A.
Description:VERY NICE HARDBACK COPY IN BROWN BOARDS. A COMPILATION OF OVER 13,450 CATALOGUE ENTRIES WITH PRICES AND ANNOTATIONS, BOTH BIBLIOGRAPHICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE.
Price (£):78.00
Stock No:24014 Click to enquire

Author:HARDY JAMES LEIGHTON:
Title:THE HOUSE THE HARDY BROTHERS BUILT
Publisher:1998 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:1ST EDITION. FINE COPY IN FULL RED LEATHER, TWO RAISED BANDS, IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS AND GILT PAGE EDGES. LIMITED TO 125 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 45. BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS. EDITED BY SEAN BARTON. TRADE MARK METAL 'MEDAL' INSERTED INTO THE BACK OF THE FRONT BOARD. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):450.00
Stock No:28271 Click to enquire

Author:HAWKER LT-COL. P.:
Title:INSTRUCTIONS TO YOUNG SPORTSMEN (BOUND WITH) ABRIDGMENT OF THE NEW GAME LAWS
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMAN, 1830
Description:SIXTH EDITION, NICELY BOUND IN HALF LEATHER, RAISED BANDS, GILT TITLES. A VERY GOOD COPY. SOME FOXING TO THE PRELIMS AFTER WHICH VERY CLEAN. ENGRAVED FRONTIS. 6 ENGRAVED PLATES (SOME FOXING), TEXT WOODCUTS. 480 pp, 32pp.
Price (£):250.00
Stock No:28580 Click to enquire

Author:HEATHCOTE J.M., BOUVERIE E.O.P., & A.C. AINGER.:
Title:TENNIS, LAWN TENNIS, RACKETS, FIVES
Publisher:SOUTHAMPTON, ASHFORD PUBLISHING, 1987
Description:FINE COPY. RED CLOTH BOUND WITH GILT LETTERING AND BEAUFORT COAT-OF ARMS ON FRONT COVER. BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS AND WOODCUTS IN TEXT. REPRINT OF BOOK FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1903. PART OF THE BADMINTON LIBRARY SERIES. REVISED BY G.E.H. ROSS AND HERBERT CHIPP.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:20223 Click to enquire

Author:HEY STAN:
Title:AN ARM AND FOUR LEGS: A JOURNEY INTO RACEHORSE OWNERSHIP
Publisher:1998 YELLOW JERSEY PRESS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. STAN HEY, A VETERAN OF THE WINDSWEPT RACECOURSES OF NATIONAL HUNT FOUND OUT OVER THE 1997/8 WHAT IT IS LIKE TO BE A RACEHORSE OWNER. FOUR HORSES, TWO TRAINERS AND SEVERAL THOUSAND POUNDS LATER HE HAS A STORY TO TELL.
Price (£):16.00
Stock No:13343 Click to enquire

Author:HI-REGAN:
Title:HOW AND WHERE TO FISH IN IRELAND: A HAND-GUIDE FOR ANGLERS
Publisher:1904 SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON & CO., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN ORIGINAL GREEN BOARDS. EIGHTH EDITION. PULL OUT MAP OF IRELAND AT THE FRONT.
Price (£):45.00
Stock No:22596 Click to enquire

Author:HOLMES REV. R.S.:
Title:THE HISTORY OF YORKSHIRE COUNTY CRICKET:1833 - 1903
Publisher:1904 ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE AND CO., LTD., WESTMINSTER
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. FADING TO THE SPINE AND BOARDS. SOME FOXING TO THE FRONT AND REAR. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD HAWKE.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:26512 Click to enquire

Author:HOOD ARTHUR:
Title:SHOOTING NOTES ON SHOOTING IN THE BRITISH ISLES
Publisher:LONDON, THE TIMES, 1909
Description:FIRST EDITION, SMALL OCTAVO, ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, VERY GOOD.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:27873 Click to enquire

Author:HUTCHINSON HORACE G. (EDITOR):
Title:SHOOTING
Publisher:LONDON. COUNTRY LIFE. 1903
Description:TWO VOLUMES - FIRST EDITION. ORIGINAL RED CLOTH - VERY GOOD COPIES WITH SOME FOXING TO THE EDGES AND THE EARLY PAGES OF VOLUME 2. FROM THE COUNTRY LIFE LIBRARY OF SPORT. MANY PHOTOGRAPHIC AND OTHER ILLUSTRATIONS. A SERIES OF ESSAYS COVERING THE MANAGEMENT AND SHOOTING OF GAME BIRDS.
Price (£):85.00
Stock No:16601 Click to enquire

Author:ILLINGWORTH NEIL:
Title:FIGHTING FINS: BIG GAME FISHING IN NEW ZEALAND WATERS
Publisher:1961 A.H. & A.W. REED, WELLINGTON
Description:BEAUTIFULLY REBOUND COPY IN GREEN HALF-LEATHER. 1ST EDITION. IN COLLABORATION WITH ROBERT C. DINSDALE, JOHN M. MORELAND AND FRED WILKINS. BLACK & WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS AND DRAWINGS.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:15477 Click to enquire

Author:JAMES CHRIS:
Title:STILL WATER FLY FISHING FOR TROUT
Publisher:1994 ROBERT HALE, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS, MAPS AND DIAGRAMS
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:25916 Click to enquire

Author:KEANE MOLLY AND SNAFFLES:
Title:RED LETTER DAYS
Publisher:1987 ANDRE DEUTSCH LONDON
Description:FINE COPY IN FINE DUSTWRAP. SECOND IMPRESSION DECEMBER, 1987. WITH EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLOUR AND A NEW PREFACE BY MOLLY KEANE.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:10680 Click to enquire

Author:KELLY STEPHEN F.:
Title:FERGIE: THE BIOGRAPHY OF ALEX FERGUSON
Publisher:1997 HEADLINE BOOK PUBLISHING, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. IN THIS FIRST COMPLETE BIOGRAPHY OF ALEX FERGUSON, STEPHEN KELLY LOOKS AT HIS MANAGEMENT STYLE AND TECHNIQUE, AND THE FOUNDATIONS HE HAS LAID THAT WILL TAKE UNITED INTO THE NEXT CENTURY. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):9.00
Stock No:18768 Click to enquire

Author:KELSON GEO. M.:
Title:THE SALMON FLY: HOW TO DRESS IT AND HOW TO USE IT
Publisher:1995 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:FINE COPY IN BLACK LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS. LIMITED TO 750 COPIES. BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1895. GILT TO PAGE EDGES.
Price (£):180.00
Stock No:28276 Click to enquire

Author:KELSON GEORGE M.:
Title:THE "LAND AND WATER" SALMON FLIES 1886 - 1902
Publisher:1993 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:1ST EDITION. FINE COPY IN QUARTER BLACK BONDED LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES. COLOUR ILLUSTRATIONS. INTRODUCTION BY R.J.W. COLEBY. GILT TO TOP PAGE EDGES.
Price (£):115.00
Stock No:28272 Click to enquire

Author:KNOX A.E.:
Title:AUTUMNS ON THE SPEY
Publisher:LONDON, VOORST, 1872
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL BLUE/GREEN CLOTH. GILT TITLES, DECORATIVE GILT FRONT BOARD AND FRONTISPIECE AND PLATES BY J. WOLF. TOP OF F.E.P. HAS BEEN CUT AWAY, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD.
Price (£):115.00
Stock No:27335 Click to enquire

Author:LEFFINGWELL W. B. et al:
Title:SHOOTING ON UPLAND, MARSH, AND STREAM
Publisher:LONDON, SAMPSON LOW, 1890
Description:FIRST BRITISH EDITION, ORIGINAL BROWN CLOTH - A LITTLE WORN, GILT TITLES AND DESIGN TO FRONT BOARD. REMAINS OF LABEL TO FRONT PASTEDOWN, BUT VERY GOOD. A SERIES OF ARTICLES WRITTEN BY PROMINENT SPORTSMEN. DEDICATION PAGES HAVE FACSIMILIE SIGNATURES OF EACH CONTRIBUTOR. 473 PAGES.
Price (£):100.00
Stock No:27553 Click to enquire

Author:LITTLE CRAWFORD:
Title:THE DOG AND THE GUN
Publisher:1991 LOCHAR PUBLISHING, SCOTLAND
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. INVALUABLE HINTS ON TRAINING AND HANDLING FROM AN EXPERT WITH IN-DEPTH PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE. AN HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF GAME SHOOTING WITH DOGS, FEATURING THE GREAT SPORTSMEN OF THE PAST. COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF EVERY SPECIFIC TYPE OF SHOOTING OVER DOGS INCLUDING ENTERTAINING ACCOUNTS OF CRAWFORD`S EXPERIENCES. DETAILED ADVICE ON PRACTICE AND BEHAVIOUR AT FORMAL SHOOTS AND MORE SOCIAL OCCASIONS.
Price (£):13.50
Stock No:17879 Click to enquire

Author:LITTLE CRAWFORD:
Title:THE GREAT SALMON BEATS
Publisher:DAVID AND CHARLES, 1989
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER. A COMPLETE BOOK ON SALMON FISHING, WELL ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:25903 Click to enquire

Author:LONSDALE THE EARL OF, AND PARKER ERIC (EDITORS):
Title:THE GAME OF GOLF (THE LONSDALE LIBRARY VOLUME 9)
Publisher:LONDON, SEELEY, 1931
Description:THE LONSDALE LIBRARY VOLUME 9. QUARTER BUCKRAM, BROWNING TO THE PRELIMS. BUT A VERY GOOD COPY, ILLUSTRATED. NO DATE [1931].
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:28236 Click to enquire

Author:LUNN ARNOLD:
Title:SKIING
Publisher:1913 EVELEIGH NASH, LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY SCARCE. BLUE COTH, SPINE FADED, SOME FOXING TO FIRST FEW PAGES AND PAGE EDGES. FRONT HINGE SPLIT, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. CONTAINS 23 PHOTOGRAPHIC ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):172.50
Stock No:26249 Click to enquire

Author:LYNE M.:
Title:A PARSON'S SON
Publisher:ALLEN, LONDON, 1974
Description:1ST EDITION. LIMITED TO 750 COPIES. THIS BEING NUMBER 208, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. OBLONG OCTAVO. FULLY ILLUSTRATED WITH BLACK & WHITE AND COLOUR PLATES. ORIGINAL GREEN BOARDS. NO DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:26448 Click to enquire

Author:LYONS NICK (EDITOR):
Title:IN PRAISE OF WILD TROUT
Publisher:THE LYONS PRESS, 1998
Description:FIRST EDITION, DE LUXE EDITION OF ONLY 25 NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 17. SIGNED BY THE EDITOR, PUBLISHER AND ALL THE CONTRIBUTORS. ILLUSTRATIONS BY ALLAN JAMES ROBINSON. BOUND IN NIGERIAN GOATSKIN WITH FABRIANO ENDPAPERS, ORIGINAL HAND-COLOURED LINE DRAWING BY ALAN JAMES ROBINSON. CONTAINED IN DE LUXE MATCHING SLIP CASE. A FINE COPY OF A VERY SCARCE BOOK.
Price (£):650.00
Stock No:28289 Click to enquire

Author:MACPHERSON REV. H.A.:
Title:A HISTORY OF FOWLING
Publisher:1897 DAVID DOUGLAS, EDINBURGH
Description:1ST EDITION. A VERY GOOD COPY IN ORIGINAL GREEN BOARDS, BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE MANY CURIOUS DEVICES BY WHICH WILD BIRDS ARE OR HAVE BEEN CAPTURED IN DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE WORLD. SMALL QUARTO. ILLUSTRATED WITH BLACK AND WHITE DRAWINGS.
Price (£):135.00
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Author:MARCHINGTON JOHN (COMPILED BY):
Title:A PORTRAIT OF SHOOTING (LIMITED EDITION)
Publisher:ANTONY ATHAH, 1979, RUGBY
Description:LIMITED TO 1100 COPIES. NICELY BOUND, SQUARE QUARTO, QUARTER LEATHER OVER CLOTH WITH MATCHING SLIPCASE. FINE COPY. FULLY ILLUSTRATED. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.
Price (£):160.00
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Author:MARCHINGTON JOHN (COMPILED BY):
Title:A PORTRAIT OF SHOOTING (LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED)
Publisher:ANTONY ATHAH, 1979, RUGBY
Description:LIMITED TO 1100 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 26. NICELY BOUND, SQUARE QUARTO, FULL LEATHER WITH MATCHING SLIPCASE. SIGNED BY JOHN MARCHINGTON. FINE COPY. FULLY ILLUSTRATED. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED.
Price (£):200.00
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Author:MATTHEWS STANLEY:
Title:THE WAY IT WAS - MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Publisher:LONDON, HEADLINE, 2000
Description:FIRST EDITION, FINE IN SIMILAR DUSTWRAPPER.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:28230 Click to enquire

Author:McCORMICK LEANDER J.:
Title:FISHING ROUND THE WORLD
Publisher:DUCKWORTH. LONDON. 1937
Description:REBOUND COPY IN HALF LEATHER, GREEN LEATHER SPINE WITH TITLE BLOCK IN RED AND GILT MARBLED BOARDS, FIRST EDITION ILLUSTRATED WITH PHOTOGRAPHS
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:16861 Click to enquire

Author:MCCULLY C. B.:
Title:FLY-FISHING
Publisher:MANCHESTER, CARCANET, 1992
Description:FIRST EDITION, FINE IN DUSTWRAPPER.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:29145 Click to enquire

Author:McTAGGART M. F.:
Title:FROM COLONEL TO SUBALTERN SOME KEYS FOR HORSEOWNERS
Publisher:COUNTRY LIFE, 1928
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN WORN DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUS. BY 'THE WAG OF THE REGIMENT'.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:26482 Click to enquire

Author:NICHOLS J. C. M.:
Title:BIRDS OF MARSH AND MERE AND HOW TO SHOOT THEM
Publisher:LONDON, PHILPOT, 1926
Description:FIRST EDITION,ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH (FADED TO FRONT AND BACK), GILT, SOME FOXING TO PRELIMS. AND PAGE EDGES, BUT VERY GOOD. INTRODUCTION BY J G MILLAIS, PLATES BY THE AUTHOR. BOOKPLATE.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:27676 Click to enquire

Author:NIMROD:
Title:MEMOIRES OF THE LIFE OF THE LATE JOHN MYTTON
Publisher:LONDON, KEEGAN PAUL
Description:FACSIMILIE EDITION (CIRCA 1920) WITH FULL COLOUR PLATES BY ALKEN AND RAWLINGS. ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH. HINGE SPLIT AND SEVERAL LOOSE PAGES.
Price (£):65.00
Stock No:26444 Click to enquire

Author:NIMROD:
Title:THE LIFE OF JOHN MYTTON OF HALSTON, SHROPSHIRE
Publisher:LONDON, ROUTLEDGE, 1870
Description:FIFTH EDITION, REVISED AND ENLARGED. WITH FULL COLOUR PLATES BY ALKEN AND RAWLINGS. RECENT HALF LEATHER BINDING, RAISED BANDS, NEW ENDPAPERS, RED AND GILT LABEL. FINE BINDING. SOME MINOR WATER MARKS TO THE EDGE OF SOME PLATES. VERY GOOD.
Price (£):150.00
Stock No:29609 Click to enquire

Author:NIMROD (CHARLES APPERLEY):
Title:NIMROD'S HUNTING TOURS
Publisher:LONDON, JOHN LANE, 1926
Description:REPRINT. QUARTO RED CLOTH. (WORN) WITH A SPLIT TO THE SPINE. 24 PLATES IN COLOUR AND HALF-TONE.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:26489 Click to enquire

Author:O`GORMAN:
Title:THE PRACTICE OF ANGLING: PARTICULARLY AS REGARDS IRELAND
Publisher:1993 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY
Description:TWO VOLUMES IN FINE CONDITION - HALF LEATHER CONTAINED IN A FINE SLIPCASE. INTRODUCTION BY KEVIN MCKENNA AND PATRICK GAGEBY. THIS EDITION IS FROM THE FIRST EDITION OF 1845, PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM CURRY, JUN. AND COMPANY IN DUBLIN. FROM AN EDITION OF 1000 COPIES.
Price (£):90.00
Stock No:28278 Click to enquire

Author:O`GORMAN:
Title:THE PRACTICE OF ANGLING: PARTICULARLY REGARDS IRELAND
Publisher:1993 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY
Description:TWO VOLUMES IN NEAR FINE CONDITION - HALF LEATHER CONTAINED IN A NEAR FINE SLIPCASE. INTRODUCTION BY KEVIN MCKENNA AND PATRICK GAGEBY. THIS EDITION IS FROM THE FIRST EDITION OF 1845, PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM CURRY, JUN. AND COMPANY IN DUBLIN. FROM AN EDITION OF 1000 COPIES.
Price (£):90.00
Stock No:25918 Click to enquire

Author:OGLESBY ARTHUR:
Title:SALMON
Publisher:QUEEN ANNE PRESS, 1983
Description:NEW EDITION, VERY GOOD IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUS. WITH PHOTOS. AND LINE DRAWINGS.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:29144 Click to enquire

Author:PARKER COLONEL PETER:
Title:THE DIARY OF COLONEL PETER HAWKER: 1802-1853
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMANS, 1893
Description:FIRST EDITION, TWO VOLUMES, ORIGINAL OLIVE-GREEN CLOTH, 10 PLATES, SOME FOXING BUT A VERY GOOD SET OF THIS SCARCE WORK, IN VERY GOOD BINDINGS (SLIGHT PULLING TO TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINES). BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN OF ROBERT MOWBRAY - POSSIBLY THE CONSERVATIVE MP 1850-1916.
Price (£):150.00
Stock No:28590 Click to enquire

Author:PARKER ERIC AND THE EARL OF LONSDALE:
Title:SHOOTING BY MOOR, FIELD AND SHORE
Publisher:LONDON, SEELEY,SERVICE AND CO.LTD., 1929
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. SLIGHT FOXING TO THE EDGES. BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS AND DIAGRAMS. A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO SHOOTING. FROM THE LONSDALE LIBRARY OF SPORTS, GAMES & PASTIMES. 150 ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):27.00
Stock No:16593 Click to enquire

Author:PIGOT BRIGADIER GENERAL R.:
Title:TWENTY- FIVE YEARS OF BIG GAME HUNTING
Publisher:LONDON, CHATTO, 1928
Description:1ST EDITION. LARGE OCTAVO, ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, SLIGHTLY STAINED TO TOP OF PAGE EDGES. OWNER`S INSCRIPTION ON F.E.P. WITH SIXTY FOUR ILLUSTRATIONS. OVERALL GOOD TO VERY GOOD.
Price (£):120.00
Stock No:27470 Click to enquire

Author:PRICE TAFF:
Title:THE ANGLER`S SEDGE: TYING AND FISHING THE CADDIS
Publisher:1989 BLANDFORD PRESS, DORSET
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. TOPICS COVERED IN DETAIL: THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE SEDGE, CADDIS LARVA IMITATIONS, FISHING THE CADDIS LARVA, IMITATIONS OF THE PUPA, TYING THE ADULT SEDGE, TYING THE DRY SEDGE, FISHING THE ADULT SEDGE, INDEX OF NATURAL SEDGES AND INDEX OF FLY PATTERNS. 300 DRAWINGS SHOWING LIFE CYCLES.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:25913 Click to enquire

Author:PRITT T.E.:
Title:YORKSHIRE TROUT FLIES
Publisher:1998 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY, DEVON
Description:FINE COPY IN RED LEATHER IN A FINE SLIPCASE. MARBLED ENDPAPERS. LIMITED TO 250 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 63. ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1885. 11 PLATES OF ILLUSTRATIONS, FROM THE AUTHOR`S OWN DRAWINGS, WITH PARTICULARS OF THE DRESSINGS AND SEASON OF EACH FLY; AND CHAPTERS ON FISHING THE MINNOW, THE CREEPER, THE STONEFLY AND THE WORM IN CLEAR WATER, WITH AN EXTRA PLATE SHOWING THE HOOKS NECESSARY THEREFOR. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1888. GILT TO ALL PAGE EDGES.
Price (£):180.00
Stock No:28273 Click to enquire

Author:PROSEK JAMES:
Title:JOE AND ME, AN EDUCATION IN FISHING AND FRIENDSHIP (LIMITED, SIGNED COPY)
Publisher:NEW YORK, ROB WEISBACH, 1997
Description:LIMITED TO ONLY 50 NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 17. FINELY BOUND IN RED HALF NIGERIAN GOATSKIN OVER SILK BOARDS, RAISED BANDS, WITH AN ORIGINAL WATER-COLOUR OF A COLORADO TROUT ON A FOLD-OUT PLATE BY PROSEK, COMPLETE WITH HAND-MADE MATCHING SLIPCASE. SIGNED BY PROSEK (THE AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR) AND CAROLYN CHADWICK, THE BINDER. VERY SCARCE. A FINE COPY.
Price (£):650.00
Stock No:28392 Click to enquire

Author:PYE HENRY JAMES:
Title:THE SPORTMAN'S DICTIONARY; CONTAINING INSTRUCTIONS FOR VARIOUS METHODS TO BE OBSERVED IN RIDING, HUNTING, FOWLING, SETTING, FISHING, RACING...............
Publisher:LONDON. JOHN STOCKDALE. 1807
Description:QUARTO, THE FIFTH EDITION, VERY NICELY RE-BOUND WITH A NEW LEATHER SPINE, NEW ENDPAPERS AND WITH ORIGINAL MARBLED BOARDS. ILLUSTRATED WITH 17 ENGRAVED FULL PLATES. NEAT INSCRIPTION ON FEP SAYS 'EDWARD WILSON, RECRUITING DEPARTMENT, EAST INDIA HOUSE, JULY 22 1850'. A VERY GOOD COPY IN A HANDSOME BINDING.
Price (£):175.00
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Author:RANSOME ARTHUR:
Title:MAINLY ABOUT FISHING
Publisher:1994 THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY
Description:LIMITED TO 55 NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 20. IN FINE CONDITION - FULL BROWN LEATHER CONTAINED IN A FINE SILK-LINED SOLANDER BOX. AN ELVER FLY TIED BY ANNIE DOUGLAS IS INSERTED INTO THE FRONT PASTEDOWN. BEVELLED BOARDS, AEG, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS WITH SIX IN COLOUR. THIS EDITION IS FROM THE FIRST EDITION OF 1959. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):400.00
Stock No:28290 Click to enquire

Author:RASMUSSEN LEON AND MILES NAPIER (COMPILED BY):
Title:TREASURES OF THE BLOODSTOCK BREEDER'S REVIEW
Publisher:J.A. ALLEN. LONDON. 1990
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. FULLY ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:11527 Click to enquire

Author:RAYNER RANULF:
Title:THE STORY OF THE SPORTING GUN
Publisher:1991 DAVID & CHARLES
Description:OBLONG FOLIO. VERY FINE COPY IN LIKE DUSTWRAP. PAINTINGS BY ANDREW ELLIS. A BEAUTIFUL BOOK.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:4674 Click to enquire

Author:RITZ CHARLES:
Title:A FLY FISHER'S LIFE
Publisher:1967 MAX REINHARDT, LONDON
Description:REPRINT, VERY GOOD HARDBACK, NO DUSTWRAPPER, FULLY ILLUSTRATED WITH BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS, DIAGRAMS AND CHARTS. TRANSLATED BY HUMPHREY HARE.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:22155 Click to enquire

Author:ROBERTS JOHN:
Title:THE GRAYLING ANGLER
Publisher:LONDON, WITHERBY, 1982
Description:1ST EDITION. FINE COPY IN DUSTWRAP. ILLUSTRATED WITH LINE DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:29124 Click to enquire

Author:ROBERTS JOHN (EDITOR):
Title:THE WORLD`S BEST TROUT FLIES
Publisher:1994 BOXTREE LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP BUT THERE IS A SMALL TEAR AT THE BOTTOM LEFT OF DUSTWRAP. SPECIAL TYING TECHNIQUES AND DRESSINGS AND THE BEST FISHING METHODS FOR EACH FLY. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:25920 Click to enquire

Author:ROBERTSON JAMES IRVINE (SELECTED AND EDITED BY):
Title:HARVESTING THE FIELD: AN ANTHOLOGY OF LETTERS FROM 1853 TO THE PRESENT
Publisher:1991 PELHAM BOOKS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP IN PROTECTIVE SLEEVE.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:17863 Click to enquire

Author:RONALDS ALFRED:
Title:THE FLY-FISHER'S ENTOMOLOGY
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMAN, 1839
Description:SECOND EDITION, FINE LATER GREEN FULL CALF BINDING, GILT TITLES. WITH 20 FINE COLOUR PLATES. A LOVELY COPY OF A SCARCE TITLE.
Price (£):600.00
Stock No:26474 Click to enquire

Author:SANDISON BRUCE:
Title:RIVERS & LOCHS OF SCOTLAND: THE ANGLER`S COMPLETE GUIDE
Publisher:2001 MERLIN UNWIN BOOKS, SHROPSHIRE
Description:SECOND EDITION, VERY GOOD SOFTBACK COPY. EVERY TROUT, SALMON AND SEA TROUT WATER IN SCOTLAND. FISHING AVAILABILITY AND COSTS. 1,000`S OF MAP LOCATIONS. BEST REGIONAL FLIES, LOCAL TACTICS, BOATS AND GILLIES. PERMISSIONS AND CONTACT NUMBERS. SCARCE.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:25883 Click to enquire

Author:SCROPE WILLIAM:
Title:DAYS AND NIGHTS OF SALMON FISHING IN THE RIVER TWEED
Publisher:LONDON. HAMILTON ADAMS. 1885
Description:OCTAVO, FULL RED MOROCCO, RAISED BANDS, NEW ENDPAPERS, GILT TITLE. ARMORIAL BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTDOWN OF FITZHERBERT MACDONALD, THE REGISTRAR FOR THE DIOCESE OF SALISBURY. A VERY GOOD COPY. ILLUSTRATED WITH 13 LITHOGRAPHS AND WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY L HAGHE, T LANDSEER AND S WILLIAMS FROM PAINTINGS BY WILKIE, LANDSEER, SIMPSON AND COOKE. A FINE BINDING (SLIGHT FADING OF RED COLOUR TO SPINE) AND CLEAN COPY OF THE WORK.
Price (£):180.00
Stock No:28592 Click to enquire

Author:SCROPE WILLIAM:
Title:DAYS AND NIGHTS OF SALMON FISHING IN THE TWEED
Publisher:LONDON. EDWARD ARNOLD. 1898
Description:FOOLSCAP QUARTO. HALF VELLUM OVER RED MARBLED BOARDS, GILT TITLE. ARMORIAL BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTDOWN. A VERY GOOD COPY. PUBLISHED UNDER THE SPORTMAN'S LIBRARY. ILLUSTRATED WITH LITHOGRAPHS AND WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY L HAGHE, T LANDSEER AND S WILLIAMS FROM PAINTINGS BY WILKIE, LANDSEER, SIMPSON AND COOKE.
Price (£):200.00
Stock No:21667 Click to enquire

Author:SCROPE WILLIAM:
Title:THE ART OF DEER-STALKING
Publisher:LONDON, JOHN MURRAY, 1839
Description:SECOND EDITION, A FINE COPY WITH MODERN HANDSOME HALF LEATHER BINDING OVER MARBLED BOARDS, NEW ENDPAPERS. 12 ENGRAVINGS AND LITHOGRAPHS AFTER E AND C LANDSEER AND THE AUTHOR. TIGHTLY BOUND AND FREE OF THE USUAL FOXING. FINE COPY.
Price (£):400.00
Stock No:28561 Click to enquire

Author:SCROPE WILLIAM:
Title:THE ART OF DEER-STALKING
Publisher:LONDON, JOHN MURRAY, 1838
Description:FIRST EDITION, OCTAVO, HALF LEATHER BINDING OVER MARBLED BOARDS, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. 12 ENGRAVINGS AND LITHOGRAPHS AFTER E AND C LANDSEER AND THE AUTHOR. LEATHER RUBBED AT THE CORNERS AND SPINE, SOME FOXING TO THE PRELIMS AND THE EDGES OF SOME PLATES, TIGHTLY BOUND AND A VERY GOOD COPY.
Price (£):450.00
Stock No:28587 Click to enquire

Author:SELKIRK GEORGE H.:
Title:THE BOOK OF CHESS; A POPULAR AND COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO ALL PLAYERS OF THAT INTELLECTUAL GAME
Publisher:LONDON, MADGWICK HOULSTON & CO., 1868
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN GREEN DECORATED BOARDS, GILT DECORATION. CONTAINS FULL INSTRUCTIONS FOR BLIND-FOLD CHESS.NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS AND DIAGRAMS.
Price (£):100.00
Stock No:26771 Click to enquire

Author:SKUES G.E.M.:
Title:SIDE-LINES, SIDE-LIGHTS AND REFECTIONS. FUGITIVE PAPERS OF A CHALK-STREAM ANGLER.
Publisher:LONDON, SEELEY, SERVICE [1932]
Description:NO DATE, PRESUMED FIRST EDITION OF 1932. OCTAVO, DARK OLIVE CLOTH, 8 PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES, 473 PAGES, 2 PAGES OF ADVERTS. BOOKPLATE AND ADDRESS TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. A VERY GOOD COPY.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:31291 Click to enquire

Author:SKUES G.E.M.:
Title:THE WAY OF A TROUT: AND SOME FURTHER STUDIES IN MINOR TACTICS
Publisher:THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY. 1993
Description:A VERY FINE COPY IN VERY GOOD SLIPCASE. QUARTER BOUND IN BONDED LEATHER, SILK BOOKMARK. THIS IS FROM AN EDITION OF 1000.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:25885 Click to enquire

Author:SMYTHE P. M.:
Title:THE DIARY OF AN ALL-ROUND ANGLER
Publisher:LONDON, FABER, 1956
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, NO DUSTWRAPPER. INSCRIPTION ON FEP. PHOTOS.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:29146 Click to enquire

Author:STAMP DON:
Title:FIELD ARCHERY
Publisher:1979 ADAM AND CHARLES BLACK, LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN LAMINATED BOARDS. BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS AND DRAWINGS.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:24359 Click to enquire

Author:STONEHAM C.T.:
Title:HUNTING WILD BEASTS WITH RIFLE AND CAMERA
Publisher:LONDON, NELSON, 1933
Description:1ST EDITION. SMALL QUARTO. VERY GOOD IN POOR DUSTWRAP. PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:27338 Click to enquire

Author:STUART TOM:
Title:TWO HUNDRED POPULAR FLIES AND HOW TO TIE THEM
Publisher:LONDON, ERNEST BENN, 1982
Description:REPRINT. FINE COPY IN DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUSTRATED WITH LINE DRAWINGS.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:29120 Click to enquire

Author:SUMMERHAYS R. S.:
Title:FROM SADDLE AND FIRESIDE
Publisher:COUNTRY LIFE, 1936
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN SLIGHTLY WORN DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUS. BY MAURICE TULLOCH. A BOOK ON HORSES.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:26481 Click to enquire

Author:SURTEES R. S.:
Title:JORROCK'S JAUNTS AND JOLLITIES
Publisher:LONDON, KEGAN PAUL
Description:SECOND EDITION, QUARTO, ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, 30 PLATES BY ALKEN, PHIZ AND W HEATH, 21 BEING HAND-COLOURED. INTRODUCTION BY JOSEPH GREGO. MATERIAL ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE NEW SPORTING MAGAZINE. A VERY GOOD COPY, WITH A SMALL CLOSED TEAR TO TOP OF SPINE. NO DATE BUT PREFACE TO SECOND EDITION IS DATED 1843. THIS BOOK LOOKS EARLY 19TH CENTURY.
Price (£):88.00
Stock No:24613 Click to enquire

Author:SURTEES R.S.:
Title:HANDLEY CROSS OR MR. JORROCK'S HUNT
Publisher:LONDON, EDWARD ARNOLD
Description:1ST EDITION. TWO VOLUMES. ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, GILT. BOOKPLATE TO FIRST PASTE DOWN. VOLUME 1 HAS WEAK FRONT HINGE, SOME FOXING TO PRELIMS, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. COLOUR PLATES BY CECIL ALDIN.
Price (£):90.00
Stock No:26452 Click to enquire

Author:SURTEES R.S.:
Title:MR. JORROCKS'S LECTORS
Publisher:LONDON, HODDER, 1910
Description:1ST EDITION, LARGE OCTAVO. ORINGINAL RED CLOTH. GILT. SOME FOXING TO PRELIMS, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. COLOUR PLATES BY G.D. ARMOUR.
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:26455 Click to enquire

Author:SUTHERLAND DOUGLAS AND CHANCE JACK (EDITORS):
Title:TROUT AND SALMON FLIES
Publisher:1982, PELHAM BOOKS, LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY BY GAVIN COTTRELL. BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE REPRODUCED BY PERMISSION OF JOHN MARCHINGTON AND ONE ILLUSTRATION BY PERMISSION OF BBC HULTON PICTURE LIBRARY. HOOK SOZES ARE REPRODUCED BY PERMISSION OF O. MUSTAD AND SON, NORWAY. OTHER DRAWINGS BY CHARLIE SUTHERLAND.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:29118 Click to enquire

Author:SWIFT JEREMY:
Title:ARTHUR RANSOME ON FISHING
Publisher:1994 JOHNATHAN CAPE, LONDON
Description:NEW HARDBACK BOOK WITH DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:29367 Click to enquire

Author:TAVERNER ERIC:
Title:TROUT FISHING FROM ALL ANGLES
Publisher:SEELEY, SERVICE & CO., LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN BROWN BOARDS. FROM THE LONSDALE LIBRARY OF SPORTS, GAMES & PASTIMES. A COMPLETE GUIDE TO MODERN METHODS BY ERIC TAVERNER AUTHOR OF "DIVERS WAYS TO TACKLE TROUT"; A CHAPTER ON TROUT SCALES BY G. HERBERT NALL AND THE LEGAL ASPECT OF FISHING BY ALBAN BACON, BARRISTER-AT-LAW. TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTRY ILLUSTRATIONS. VERY SMALL AMOUNT OF FOXING. VOLUME 2.
Price (£):29.00
Stock No:21647 Click to enquire

Author:TAVERNER ERIC:
Title:TROUT FISHING FROM ALL ANGLES
Publisher:LONDON, SEELEY SERVICE, 1929
Description:ONE OF ONLY 375 SIGNED AND NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 17, LARGE OCTAVO, FULL MOROCCO, RAISED BANDS, A SUPER COPY BOUND BY RILEY DUNN AND WILSON, WITH 30 ACTUAL FLIES AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK. WITH 65 TIPPED-IN PLATES AND 188 ILLUSTRATIONS IN THE TEXT.
Price (£):2000.00
Stock No:26285 Click to enquire

Author:TAVERNER ERIC:
Title:TROUT FISHING FROM ALL ANGLES
Publisher:LONDON, SEELEY SERVICE, 1929
Description:ONE OF ONLY 375 SIGNED AND NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 64, LARGE OCTAVO, FULL MOROCCO, GILT ARMS OF THE LONSDALE LIBRARY ON FRONT BOARD, RAISED BANDS, SLIGHT WEAR TO THE LEATHER, BUT A VERY GOOD CLEAN COPY. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COPY LACKS THE FLIES AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK. WITH 65 TIPPED-IN PLATES AND 188 ILLUSTRATIONS IN THE TEXT.
Price (£):350.00
Stock No:26284 Click to enquire

Author:THOMPSON T. & D.:
Title:ADRIATIC PILOT
Publisher:IMRAY LAURIE NORIE & WILSON. ST. IVES. 1986
Description:VERY GOOD LARGE HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A YACHTSMAN`S GUIDE TO ALBANIA, YUGOSLAVIA AND THE ITALIAN COAST TO SANTA MARIA DI LEUCA.
Price (£):22.00
Stock No:19670 Click to enquire

Author:TOLFREY FREDERIC (EDITOR):
Title:JONES`S GUIDE TO NORWAY, AND SALMON-FISHER`S POCKET COMPANION
Publisher:THE FLYFISHER`S CLASSIC LIBRARY. 1994
Description:A VERY FINE COPY IN VERY GOOD SLIPCASE. QUARTER BOUND IN BONDED LEATHER, SILK BOOKMARK. 8 COLOUR PLATES, LIMITED TO 2000 COPIES.
Price (£):110.00
Stock No:25900 Click to enquire

Author:TROLLOPE ANTHONY:
Title:HUNTING SKETCHES
Publisher:LONDON. HUTCHINSON. 1934
Description:FIRST EDITION. VERY GOOD IN GREEN CLOTH, WELUM SPINE, GILT TITLES. WITH AND INTRODUCTION BY JAMES BOYD AND DRAWINGS BY ROBERT BALL. BOOKPLATE OF F. E. DINSHAW ON FEP.
Price (£):23.00
Stock No:22717 Click to enquire

Author:TRYON A. AND MONAHAN H.:
Title:THE WILDFOWLER'S YEAR
Publisher:LONDON, COLLINS, 1952
Description:FIRST EDITION, 12 COLOUR PLATES AND OTHER ILLUS. IN THE TEXT BY MONAHAN, VERY GOOD IN PURPLE CLOTH. NO DUSTRAPPER.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:31105 Click to enquire

Author:TRYON A. AND MONAHAN H.:
Title:THE WILDFOWLER'S YEAR
Publisher:LONDON, COLLINS, 1952
Description:FIRST EDITION, 12 COLOUR PLATES AND OTHER ILLUS. IN THE TEXT BY MONAHAN, VERY GOOD IN PURPLE CLOTH WITH TORN DUSTRAPPER.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:27988 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN: HUNTING
Publisher:LONDON, SPORTS AND SPORTMEN LTD 1910-20
Description:FOLIO SIZE. BOUND IN FULL RED MOROCCO LEATHER, BEVELLED BOARDS, MARBELED END PAPERS, FIVE RAISED BANDS AND GILT DECORATIONS TO THE SPINE. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 172. A VERY NICE COPY, BOTH INTERNALLY AND EXTERNALLY. FRONT BOARD A LITTLE BOWED.
Price (£):200.00
Stock No:3395 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN: PAST SPORTSMEN
Publisher:LONDON, SPORTS AND SPORSTMEN LTD,1908
Description:TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 539. PHOTOGRAVURES PROTECTED BY TISSUE GUARDS AND NUMEROUS BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOS. FULL RED MOROCCO BINDING. FIVE RAISED BANDS AND GILT DECORATIONS ON THE SPINE. BEVELLED BOARDS, MARBLED END PAPERS, ALL EDGES GILT. FOLIO SIZE. VOL. 1 HAS A WEAKNESS TO THE FRONT HINGE AND SOME SPLITTING AT THE JOINT, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. EXTRA POSTAGE FOR OVERSEAS.
Price (£):170.00
Stock No:26976 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:REGISTER OF THOROUGHBRED STALLIONS 1964
Publisher:REGISTER OF THOROUGHBRED STALLIONS. LONDON. 1964
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN RED CLOTH - VOLUME 26.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:16067 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:THE HUNTING DIARY AND GUIDE FOR 1922-23
Publisher:LONDON, S B VAUGHAN, 1923
Description:UNUSED DIARY FROM THE PERIOD, RED CLOTH, MANY ADVERTS, INFORMATION ON HUNTS, PHOTOGRAPHS. VERY GOOD.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:25781 Click to enquire

Author:VARIOUS:
Title:THE LONDSDALE BOOK OF SPORTING RECORDS 1937
Publisher:SEELEY, SERVICE & CO. LONDON, 1937
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN BROWN CLOTH. DAMP STAINING ON FRONT AND BACK AROUND EDGES. PAGE EDGES FOXED. MANY ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:5827 Click to enquire

Author:VENIARD JOHN:
Title:A FURTHER GUIDE TO FLY FISHING
Publisher:LONDON, BLACK, 1974
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, DUSTWRAPPER. PHOTOS.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:29147 Click to enquire

Author:VERNEY RICHARD (LORD WILLOUGHBY DE BROKE):
Title:HUNTING THE FOX
Publisher:LONDON, CONSTABLE, 1920
Description:FIRST EDITION, ORIGINAL RED CLOTH. BOOKPLATE, SOME FOXING (FORGIVE THE PUN) TO PRELIMS. AND PAGE EDGES, FADING TO SPINE, BUT VERY GOOD..
Price (£):18.00
Stock No:29680 Click to enquire

Author:VERNEY RICHARD GREVILLE:
Title:HUNTING THE FOX
Publisher:LONDON, CONSTABLE, 1925
Description:FIRST EDITION, RED CLOTH, SIX COLOUR PLATES BY LIONEL EDWARDS. FRONTISPIECE IS LOOSE AND SUNNING TO THE CLOTH, OTHERWISE GOOD.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:28598 Click to enquire

Author:WAKEFORD JACQUELINE:
Title:FLYTYING TOOLS AND MATERIALS
Publisher:LONDON, A. & C. BLACK, 1991
Description:FIRST EDITION, LAMINATED BOARDS, WELL ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:25901 Click to enquire

Author:WALSINGHAM LORD AND SIR RALPH PAYNE GALLWEY:
Title:SHOOTING (FIELD AND COVERT)
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMANS,GREEN AND CO.1886
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD COPY, PULLING TO TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE. WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS BY A.J. STUART-WORTLEY, HARPER PENNINGTON, C. WHYMPER, J.H. OSWALD BROWN AND G.E. LODGE. THE BADMINTON LIBRARY. SOME FOXING TO THE PRELIMS. BUT A VERY GOOD COPY. WITH TYPED RESULTS OF THE WOMBWELL CUP SHOOT TIPPED IN ON THE FEP. SCARCE AS A FIRST EDITION.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:28589 Click to enquire

Author:WALSINGHAM LORD AND SIR RALPH PAYNE GALLWEY:
Title:SHOOTING (MOOR AND MARSH)
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMANS,GREEN AND CO.1886
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD COPY, SLIGHT PULLING TO TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE. WITH CONTRIBUTIONS BY LORD LOVAT AND LORD CHARLES KERR. WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS BY A.J. STUART-WORTLEY, HARPER PENNINGTON, C. WHYMPER, J.H. OSWALD BROWN AND G.E. LODGE. THE BADMINTON LIBRARY. SCARCE AS A FIRST EDITION.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:16598 Click to enquire

Author:WALTON IZAAK:
Title:THE COMPLETE ANGLER AND THE LIVES OF DONNE, WOTTON HOOKER, HERBERT AND SAUNDERSON
Publisher:LONDON, MACMILLAN, 1906
Description:ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, GILT TITLES, FOXING TO FRONT PASTE-DOWN, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. PREVIOUS OWNER HAS STUCK PHOTOGRAPHS AND NEWSPAPER CUTTING ON TO THE PRELIMS.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:29123 Click to enquire

Author:WALTON IZAAK:
Title:THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION BEING A DISCOURSE OF RIVERS FISH-PONDS FISH AND FISHING.
Publisher:LONDON. NATTALI AND BOND.1860
Description:SECOND EDITION. QUARTO, TWO VOLUMES. BOUND IN HALF LEATHER (RUBBED) OVER MARBLED BOARDS. WITH INSTRUCTIONS HOW TO ANGLE FOR TROUT OR GRAYLING IN A CLEAR STREAM BY CHARLES COTTON. WITH ORIGINAL NOTES BY SIR HARRIS NICOLAS. SOME FOXING TO THE PRELIMS AND ENGRAVED PLATES, TENDERNESS TO THE JOINTS OF VOLUME 1, OTHERWISE A VERY GOOD SET.
Price (£):450.00
Stock No:22628 Click to enquire

Author:WALTON IZAAK AND CHARLES COTTON:
Title:THE COMPLETE ANGLER
Publisher:1854 NATHANIEL COOKE, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN ORIGINAL GREEN BOARDS - WHICH HAVE VERY SLIGHT DAMAGE. SECOND EDITION. EDITED BY "EPHEMERA" OF "BELL`S LIFE IN LONDON". BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):47.00
Stock No:17859 Click to enquire

Author:WATSON ALFRED E.T.:
Title:THE YOUNG SPORTSMAN
Publisher:LAWRENCE AND BULLEN. LONDON. 1900
Description:LARGE HARDBACK IN RED CLOTH - NO DUSTWRAP. CLOTH IS FADED BUT SOUND. GILT DECORATIONS TO SPINE AND FRONT BOARD. FOXING ON END PAPERS AND LEAF ENDS. WITH DAMP ON BACK PAPERS. 1ST EDITION. SPORTS FROM ANGLING TO WRESTLING - WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED IF ORDERED THROUGH AMAZON.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:19420 Click to enquire

Author:WATSON JOHN:
Title:POACHERS AND POACHING
Publisher:LONDON, CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1891
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, GILT, FRONTIS., SIGNED DATE TO HALF TITLE.
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:27722 Click to enquire

Author:WATSON JOHN:
Title:THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT FISHERIES
Publisher:1925 T. N. FOULIS LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK. GILT LETTERING TO THE SPINE. ORIGINAL CARD BOARDS, CLOTH SPINE. 12 ILLUSTRATIONS. CHAPTERS ON RIVERS, LAKES AND TARNS. THE REISSUE OF 1925. WEAKENING TO THE FRONT HINGE. INK, NEAT SIGNATURE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:22271 Click to enquire

Author:WELCOME JOHN AND COLLENS RUPERT:
Title:SNAFFLES ON RACING AND POINT-TO-POINTING
Publisher:THE LAMBOURN PRESS, 1988
Description:FIRST EDITION, OBLONG QUARTO, FINE IN DUSTWRAPPER. FINE COLOUR PLATES BY SNAFFLES.
Price (£):65.00
Stock No:26478 Click to enquire

Author:WILSON T.K.:
Title:THE TROUT SPINNERS COMPANION
Publisher:THE SKIPTON PRINTERS. SKIPTON. 1952
Description:VERY GOOD PAPERBACK. GREASE MARK ON FRONT COVER. ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:12628 Click to enquire