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W031/0221

Calabi, S: The Collectors Guide to Antique Fishing Tackle, 1989, New Jersey, U.S.A., many superb colour photos, 224pp, quarto, very good copy in dust wrapper. Contents include rods, reels, lures, decoys, art and accessories and bibliography.

75.00

W031/0222

Calabi, S: Trout and Salmon of the World. 1990, numerous good colour photos, 228 pages, quarto, dust wrapper.

25.00

W031/0223

Calderwood, W.L: Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland. 1909, Ltd Edn of 250 copies, 4 colour plates, other illus., orig. white and turquoise buckram bdg., gilt top, small repair to base of spine, spine slightly discoloured, contents bright and clean. New end papers.

350.00

W031/0224

Calderwood, W.L: Salmon Rivers and Lochs Of Scotland. 1909, 1st edition. 4 coloured plates, 34 other illustrations, 18 maps, 442pp. Original red cloth binding. Spine and corners of covers little worn. Signed on front e.p. in pencil. "From W. Calderwood, Southbank, Canaan Lane. Edinburgh".

120.00

W031/0225

Camp, Raymond R: Family Circle's Guide to Trout Flies and How to Tie Them. 1954, U.S.A. 48 pages, quarto, full page coloured plates of flies and materials.

35.00

W031/0226

Camp, Samuel G: The Fine Art Of Fishing. 1911, New York, 1st edition. Frontis, 11 photos, 177pp. Original green cloth binding. Spine little faded.

30.00

W031/0227

Canaway, W.H: A Creel of Willow. 1957, 1st edition. Original blue cloth binding. 232pp. E.p.s very slightly browned, otherwise a good example in dust wrapper.

30.00

W031/0228

Capel, Charles C: Trout Culture, A Practical Treatise on the Art of Spawning, Hatching and Rearing Trout. 1885, London and Brighton, 2nd edn., 89pp. Adverts, Text illustrations. Original blue cloth binding. Signed presentation copy from the author (On titlepage) bookplate of the Piscatorial Society

75.00

W031/0229

Carey, Brig.Gen.H.E: One River, or Trout and Grayling Fishing on the Upper Salisbury Avon, 1952, wood engs. by Keith Lindley, photos, map end papers, 112 pp, quarto, original green cloth binding. Good in dust wrapper.

27.00

W031/0230

Carp Society: For the Love of Carp by various authors of the Carp Society. 1989, 1st edn, colour and black/white photos, diags, 212pp, good example in dust wrapper.

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W031/0231

Carpenter, William: The Anglers Assistant, Comprising Practical Directions For Bottom Fishing, Trolling etc. 1848, London 1st edn., full page and text engravings, 153pp, original decorative green cloth binding, covers little marked.

200.00

W031/0232

Carpenter, William: The Anglers Assistant, Comprising Practical Directions For Bottom Fishing, Trolling etc. 1852, 2nd edn, hand col. frontis plt. of flies, 153 pp, text illus., orig. decor. green cloth bdg., spine little worn.

130.00

W031/0233

Carroll, W: The Angler's Vade Mecum, containing A Descriptive Account of the Water Flies, Their Seasons and the Kind of Weather that Brings them most upon the water, 1818, Edinburgh 1st edn, 12 fine hand col. plts., depitcting 194 flies, 128pp. 19 century half calf, spine little rubbed. Contains 194 examples of natural flies arranged under the months from May to September. A good example of one of the earliest works to contain hand coloured plates of flies.

450.00

W031/0234

Carter Platts, W: Grayling Fishing. 1939, First Edition. 16 plates, 9 line illustrations, 210 pp. Good example in original blue cloth binding. Dust wrapper somewhat chipped and has been repaired.

75.00

W031/0235

Carter Platts, W: Grayling Fishing. 1939, 1st edition. Frontis, 16 plates, 9 line illustrations, 210 pp. Rebound in modern blue cloth binding, small mark on blank margins of two pages.

50.00

W031/0236

Carter Platts, W: Trout Streams, Their Management and Improvement. circa 1920, n.d., 1st edition. Frontis., 18 plates, text drawing, 181pp, orig., green cloth bdg., dedicated to Ellis Beanlands.

22.00

W031/0237

Cassels, C.J.H: New Songs Of The North. (Without Music) 1893, Edinburgh. Illustrated, 151pp. Original decorative printed paper covers, original spine. Lacks front blank end paper. Contains 77 songs.

45.00

W031/0238

Caucci, A: and Nastasi, B: Fly Tyer's Color Guide. 1978, N.Y. Signed Ltd. Edn., of 23 copies, coloured charts, photos, diags, 229pp, quarto, original binding, all edges gilt.

175.00

W031/0239

Caucci, Al and Nastasi, Bob: Hatches Two. A Complete Guide to Fishing the Hatches of North American Trout Streams. 1986, U.S.A. Colour and black and white photos, text diagrams, 335pp. Quarto, d.w. Signed on front end paper by both authors.

40.00

W031/0240

Caucci, Al and Nastasi, Bob: Hatches. A Complete Guide to Fishing the Hatches of North American Trout Streams. 1975, New York. Colour and black and white photos, text diagrams, 320pp. Quarto, d.w. Signed on front end paper by both authors.

40.00

W031/0241

Chalmers, P.R: Rhymes of Flood and Field, 1931, Limited edn. Of 1500 copies, quarto, 96pp, tattractive head and tail engravings, orig. bdg., spine darkened.

55.00

W031/0242

Chalmers, P.R: A Fisherman's Angles. 1931, 24 full page dry point etchings by Norman Wilkinson, 91 pp, orig. green cloth binding. 11"x8"

40.00

W031/0243

Chalmers, P.R: Where the Spring Salmon Run. 1931, London, Philip, Allan & Co. Ltd., photos, illustrated, original blue cloth binding, Signed presentation to Major Joseph Ball with all good wishes from the publisher, Christmas 1931.

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W031/0245

Chambers, E.T.D: The Ouananiche and it's Canadian Enviroment. 1896, New York. Frontis, title printed in red and black with fly illustration, 14 other illustrations, 375pp. 19th century half green polished calf with gilt fish and fly emblems in panels of spine, gilt top. Spine little sunned and extremeties little rubbed otherwise a bright clean copy.

75.00

W031/0246

Chapman, Abel: Wild Norway, With Chapters On Spitsbergen, Denmark, Etc. 1897, London, 63 illustrations by the author, Charles Whymper and P.C. Trench, 358pp. Original blue cloth binding, book plate. Contains Trouting on the Telemark, Salmon Fishing in Sondhorland and Surendal and two other rivers. Chapters on Reindeer stalking, elk hunting, and wildlife.

300.00

W031/0247

Chapman, M.A. and Lewis,M.H: An Introduction to the Freshwater Crustacea of New Zealand, 1976, 1st edn, 33 col.photos, 37 black and white photos, 370 line drawings, 261pp, map e.p.s, good copy in dust wrapper, spine little faded. Quarto.

40.00

W031/0248

Charfy, Guiniad: (pseud): The Fisherman or The Art Of Angling Made Easy, containing the most approved methods in Use For Fishing or Angling, together with Their Seasons of Spawning and Remarks on Fish Ponds. c.1815, London, printed J. Smeeton, 2nd edition.148pp. 19th cent. half calf, all edges gilt. Scarce.

P.O.A

W031/0249

Charleton, T.W: The Art of Fishing, A Poem. 1819, First Edition, North Shields, printed for the author. 80pp. Errata leaf. Small early library stamp on top right hand corner of title page. A tall clean crisp copy. Attractively bound in old style full calf.

325.00

W031/0250

Chatham, Hugh and McClain, Dan: The Art of the Creel. 1997, Montana, First Edition. Numerous full page coloured photographs depicting over 200 different creels. 196pp., quarto, fine in d.w. A comprehensive look at all the major categories of creel as well as some very rare creels tucked away in private collections. The authors have also provided pertinent information about the history and makers of most of the creels.

75.00

W031/0251

Chaytor, A. H: Letters to a Salmon Fisher's Sons. 1918, London, Second edition, with appendix. Diagrams and illustrations, 304 pp, original red cloth binding, covers little marked.

38.00

W031/0252

Chaytor, A.H: Letters to a Salmon Fisher's Sons. 1936, 4th edn, illus. and diags, 316pp. With a Memoir of the author. Original red cloth binding with original dust wrapper.

30.00

W031/0253

Chaytor, A.H: Letters to a Salmon Fisher's Sons. 1992, reprint. Limited edition of 750 copies. 8 black and white plates, 352pp. Introduction by Hugh Falkus. Flyfisher's Classic Library red two tone quarter leather binding. As new in slip case. Covers every aspect of Salmon fishing and is written in the form of letters to the authors two sons.

30.00

W031/0254

Cheek, J: The Young Angler's Guide comprising Instructions in the Arts of Fly Fishing, Bottom-Fishing, Trolling, etc. 1839, London, printed and published for J. Cheek. Illustrated with engravings and woodcuts. 77 pp., 25 pages of advertisments for fishings rods, tackle, umbrellas, etc. Rebound in old style half calf binding. Small repair at inner hinge of title page.

200.00

W031/0255

Chenevix Trench, Chas: History of Angling, 1974, 1st edition, 288pp, photos, illustrations, topics include ancient angling, inventions, modern day fishing etc, in original green cloth binding with dust wrapper.

40.00

W031/0256

Chesshyre, E: Posthumous Songs. 1847, Manchester, contains "Pleasure of Fishing", Jolly Anglers, Miseries of Fly Fishing, Bottom Fishers, silhouette frontis, 48pp, original cloth binding, spine little split.

85.00

W031/0257

Chetham, James: The Angler's Vade Mecum or a Compendious yet Full Discourse of Angling. 1689, London, 2nd edn, illus. with sculptures and very much enlarged. 2 eng.plts. of fish, 326pp, table and advert leaf. 2 book plates, 1 being hand coloured. Original full calf binding, early skilful rebacking. Some light damp staining to front end paper. Top edge of title page repaired. Small portion missing on inner hinge of advert leaf which also has an early ink mark. However, apart from these faults, a crisp clean copy.

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W031/0258

Chetham, James: The Angler's Vade Mecum: or, A Compendious, Yet Full, Discourse of Angling: Discovering the Aptest Methods and Ways. 1700, London, third edition. Printed for Wm. Battersby. Illustrated with Sculptures; and Very Much Enlarged. 2 full page engraved plates of fish. 326pp, table and adverts. 19th cent. full calf binding. Covers panelled in gilt. Book plate. Contemporary name on title page and fore-edges. Worm affecting the lower margin of fifty pages.

950.00

W031/0259

Chetham, James: The Angler's Vade Mecum: or, A Compendious, Yet Full, Discourse of Angling: Discovering the Aptest Methods and Ways. 1700, London, Third Edition Very much Enlarged. Printed for William Battersby. This edition does not call for the two sculptures of fish as in the more frequently found third edition. The preface is of a different type face and the Table has eight pages (instead of the normal seven) and is of a different composition. This edition also contains a different advertisement being for an advert for Will Brown as the Sign of the Fish in Black Horse Alley. The other third edition has an advert for books. Title page little fragile and a small repair to edge of one text page (not affecting the text). 19th century full diced calf, covers slightly rubbed.

650.00

W031/0260

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: Fishing Gossip, or Stray Leaves from the Note Books of Several Anglers. 1866, Edinburgh, frontis, 329pp. Adverts. Attractively bound in half red morocco with gilt angling emblems on panels of spine. References to Irish Loach Trolling, Salmon Rivers, Thames, Tweed, and Angler at the Antipodes (one of the earliest references to fishing in Australia)

120.00

W031/0261

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: Modern Improvements in Fishing Tackle and Fish Hooks. 1887, 250 wood engravings, portrait frontis. 194pp, adverts, orig. cloth bdg. Some very minor spotting to top edge of back cover and bottom of spine. Inner hinge strengthened.

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W031/0262

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: Sporting Fish of Great Britain, With Notes on Ichthyology. 1886 large paper edn., ltd. to 150 copies, printed on Dutch hand made paper, 16 full page col. lithos of fish, heightened in gold, silver and colour. 185pp, attractively bound in half green morocco with angling emblems on spine, 10"x 6"

490.00

W031/0263

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: The Angler-Naturalist, A Popular History of British Freshwater Fish. 1863, 150 wood engs, 425pp, adverts, original green cloth binding. Top and tail of spine little worn. Contents little browned.

40.00

W031/0264

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: The Modern Practical Angler, A Complete Guide to Fly Fishing, Bottom Fishing and Trolling. 1870, 1st edn, col. frontis of flies, engs. of fish and tackle, 288pp, original red cloth binding, small mark on back cover, new end papers. Name on title page.

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W031/0265

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: The Modern Practical Angler, A Complete Guide to Fly Fishing, Bottom Fishing and Trolling. 1884, London.4th edn revised, engs. of fish and tackle, 288pp, original decorative green cloth binding. Inner hinges little cracked. Contains chapters on Hooks, Tackle, Rods and Rod Making, Flies, Trout, Grayling and Salmon Fishing, Bottom or Float Fishing and Trolling.

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W031/0266

Cholmondeley Pennell, H: Trolling For Pike, Salmon and Trout, c.1884 London, George Routledge & Sons, 124 pages, frontis and six full page engraved plates, text illus. 124pp, adverts, orig. brown cloth bdg. Good example.

85.00

W031/0267

Cholmondeley-Pennell, H. (Editor): The Fisherman's Magazine and Review. 1864/65, London, published Chapman and Hall. April to Dec. 1864. Jan. to October 1865. 52 illustrations including 11 full page colour plates of Fish and 14 full page black and white illustrations. 911pp. Modern half green morocco binding. Articles on Pike, Fly Fishing in Scottish Streams, Salmon, Fishing in Norway, Trout, Ireland, Canada, Carp, Tench, Australia, etc. Interesting articles. 2 volumes.

230.00

W031/0268

Chrystal, Major. R.A: Angling at Loch Boisdale. (South Uist). 1939, 1st edition. Notes on an angling journal, 1882-1937. 8 photo illustrations, a map of Lochs.Good clean copy in original dust wrapper.

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W031/0269

Churchill, Edward George Spencer: Tarpon Fishing in Mexico and Florida. 1998, introduction by Randy Wayne White. De Luxe Edition, Limited to 45 numbered copies, each signed by Randy Wayne White. 76pp, quarter leather binding with decorative boards. Contained in a cloth bound foldover box with Stereoscopic plates with 3-D viewers. A modern limited edition of the wellknown classic on Tarpon fishing by Spencer Churchill (a relation of Sir Winston).

375.00

W031/0270

Clarke, Kit: Where The Trout Hide. 1889, New York, pub. by Brentanos. Illus., 116pp, 19th cent. quarter red morocco with original grey printed paper covers bound in.

45.00

W031/0271

Clemens, Dale: Fiberglass Rod Making. 1974, USA, photos and text illustrations, 187pp, quarto, d.w. Contains well organized text and hundred of step by step photos.

25.00

W031/0272

Clemens, Dale P: Advanced Custom Rod Building. 1978, U.S.A., 1st edn., coloured and other illustrations, 354pp, quarto, d.w. A very good book on this subject.

20.00

W031/0273

Clericus, (Rev.W.Cartwright): Facts and Fancies of Salmon Fishing. 1874, London, first edition, engraved frontis. And nine engraved plates., 271pp, leaf of adverts., orig. green cl.bdg. with gilt fly emblem on upper cover. A charming book.

165.00

W031/0274

Cleveland, Grover: Fishing and Shooting Sketches. 1907, New York. Illustrated by Henry S. Watson. 109 pp., original decorative green cloth binding. Spine faded. An anecdotal angling book.

45.00

W031/0276

Cliffe, John H: Notes and Recollections of an Angler, Rambles Among the Mountains, Valleys and Solitudes of Wales, 1870, London, 2nd edn, 254 pp, orig. decor.cl.bdg., top of spine little worn.

40.00

W031/0277

Clifford, K and Arbery L: Redmire Pool. 1985, first reprint, illus. some in colour, 248pp, incl. bibliography of carp and carp fishing books. Original binding, dust wrapper. Good example

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W031/0279

Coigney, Dr. Rudolphe: Izaak Walton. A New Bibliography. 1653-1987. published 1989, New York. De Luxe Edn. Of TWENTY-SIX COPIES ONLY, Signed by the Author. A leaf, taken from an imperfect copy of the first edition of Walton's Compleat Angler inserted. 434pp., coloured frontis, 26 illustrations, some in colour. Original full red morocco binding with Walton and Cotton cipher on upper cover, gilt top. Publisher's original slip case.

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W031/0280

Cole, R: The Young Angler's Pocket Companion, or A New And Complete treatise On The Art Of Angling, 1795, London. 1st edn. Engraved frontis of fisherman, 2 full page engraved plates of fish. 108 pp. Early twentieth century full tan calf binding. Some foxing throughout.

650.00

W031/0281

Coleby, R. J. W: Regional Angling Literature. A Check-list of books on Angling and the Salmon Fisheries in Scotland, Northern England, Wales and Ireland. 1979, First edition, Limited to 500 copies, 95pp, original green cloth binding. Signed presentation copy from the author.

40.00

W031/0282

Colquhoun, J: Salmon Casts and Stray Shots, Being Fly Leaves From a Note Book. 1858, 1st edn, 205 pp, orig. blue cl.bdg., covers little worn. Fair copy only.

35.00

W031/0283

Colquhoun, John: Rocks and Rivers; Or Highland Wanderings Over Crag and Correi, "Flood and Fell". 1849, 185pp, adverts. Original green cloth binding, minor foxing to title page and end paper.

85.00

W031/0284

Colquhoun, John: The Moor and Loch, Containing Minute Instructions in All Highland Sports. 1840 Edinburgh and London. First edition. illustrated. 128pp., some light browning. Original decorative cloth binding. New end papers.

75.00

W031/0285

Combs, Trey: Steelhead Trout. 1971, Portland, Oregan, First edition, photo frontis, photos, diagrams, 187pp, original dark blue cloth binding. Dust wrapper, very good example. The book presents the life cycles of the fish, biological data, how to fish them etc.

80.00

W031/0287

Connett, E. V: Any Luck? Trout Fishing. 1940, Garden City Publishing Co., N.Y., Introduction by G. M. LaBranche, Frontis and 12 illustrations by Rallph Boyer, 231 pp, original light blue cloth binding, dustwrapper little chipped.

35.00

W031/0288

Connett, Eugene V: Fishing A Trout Stream. 1934, The Derrydale Press. New York. Limited to 950 copies, 93 photos by Lawrence B Smith. 138pp, original pictorial blue cloth. Book plate. Good example. Scarce.

450.00

W031/0289

Connett, Eugene V: My Friend The Trout. 1961, D.Van Nostrand Co, U.S.A., 117 pp., line drawing illustrations., original red cloth binding, dust wrapper. White label pasted over name on front end paper. This book covers the trout's instincts and how they affect their behaviour, and flies and how to tie them.

75.00

W031/0290

Conway, Capt, C.W.W.S.: Sunlit Waters, An Introduction To The Art Of Fishing With Light Tackle. 1943, Bombay. 3rd impression, illus., quarto, orig. bdg.

45.00

W031/0291

Cordes, Ron and Kaufmann, Randall: Lake Fishing with a Fly. 1984, Portland, Oregon. De Luxe and Signed Limited Edition of 300 copies, 2 inserted flies expertlly set into the inside front cover. The two inserted flies were originated and tied by the respective authors. Ron Cordes tied the Green Damsel Fly and Randall Kaufmann, the Marabou Damsel. 149pp, 4 coloured plates, foreword by Gary LaFontaine, illustrated by Mike Stidham. Quarto. Original maroon leatherette binding, as new in slip case.

190.00

W031/0292

Cornish, J: A View of the Present State of the Salmon and Channel-Fisheries and the Statute Laws by Which They are Regulated. 1824, London, Longman Hurst. 218 pages. An uncut copy in a modern blue-grey cloth binding. Contents:- Natural history of the Salmon. The Close Season. Species. Pairing of Salmon. Channel Fisheries on the Coasts of Devon and Cornwall.

120.00

W031/0293

Cornwallis-West, G: Edwardians Go Fishing, or Many Days on Many Waters. 1932, 24 illustrations, 218 pp, original tan buckram binding. Some light foxing (as is usual with this book), name in ink on front end paper. Chapters on English and Welsh salmon rivers, SeaTrout and Lake fishing, The Test and South Country Streams.

25.00

W031/0294

Corrigeen (Joesph Adams): The Gentle Art of Angling, A Practical Handbook. c.1910, illus., 106 pp, fly-tying, spinning, rods and tackle, chapters on Gudgeon, Roach, Dace, Chub, Bream, Barble, Tench, Carp and Perch. Also chapters on Salmon Rods, Fly-Fishing and Spinning. Original decorative green cloth binding. Good example.

75.00

W031/0295

Cosmopolite, (Robert Allen) (an Irish Barrister): The Sportsman in Ireland with his Summer Tour Through the Highlands of Scotland. 1840, Henry Colburn, London. First Edition. 2 frontis plates and 18 engraved illustration. 620 pages. Half old style calf binding. Frontis and title page little browned.

400.00

W031/0296

Coston, H.E. Towner: River Management, The Making, Care and Development of Salmon and Trout Rivers, 1936, Lonsdale Library, 90 illustrations, 263 pp. Good example in dust wrapper.

35.00

W031/0297

Cotton, Charles: The Compleat Angler, Being Instructions On How To Angle For Trout Or Grayling In A Clear Stream. 1676, 1st edition, printed for Richard Marriott. 111pp, license leaf. Original full calf, skilfully rebacked and corners refurbished by Zaehnsdorf. Top of title page little cropped losing half of word "The". Very slightly time stained here and there. Bookplate of Thomas Jefferson McKee.

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W031/0298

Cotton, Chas: Unterweisungen, wie man Forellen oder Aesche in einem klare Strome fangt. 2002, Hamburg. Reprint of the Cotton portion of the first German edition of the Complete Angler. 119 pages, black and white illustrations, and with coloured illustrations of sixty five flies tied to Cotton's specifications. Decorative blue cloth binding, new.

35.00

W031/0300

Couch, Johathon: A History of the Fishes of the British Islands. 1877, London. 1157pp, adverts., 252 coloured plates, original blue cloth bindings, with gilt embossed group of fishes on upper cover, Size 10" x 7", book plate. Nice clean set with only some very minor rubbing to covers. 4 volumes.

850.00

W031/0301

Cox (I.E.B.C.): The Angler's Diary and Tourist Fisherman's Gazetteer or the Rivers and Lakes of the World. 1898, London, Horace Cox. Numerous adverts., contains list of rivers and their stations. 206pp. Original printed grey paper covered boards. Name stamped on front end paper.

30.00

W031/0302

Cox (I.E.B.C.): The Angler's Diary and Tourist Fisherman's Gazetteer or the Rivers and Lakes of the World. 1901, numerous adverts, contains list of rivers and their stations. 215pp. Original printed grey paper covered boards. Spine neatly repaired.

40.00

W031/0303

Cox, (I.E.B.C.): Facts and Useful Hints Relating To Fishing and Shooting. 1867, 2nd edition. A variety of recipes of all kinds for fisherman and sportsman. 188pp. Text illustrations. Original cloth binding, slight damp staining to top corners of front e.p.s. Notes in ink on back e.p.

40.00

W031/0304

Cox, N: The Gentleman's Recreation in Four Parts, Hunting, Fowling, Hawking and Fishing; to which Added Forest Laws. 1686, 3rd edn, with the addition of A Hunting-Horse., Copper engraved frontis, large folding horn plate, which has a very small repair. Three further folding copper engraved plates, One of hawking, One of Fowling and One of Angling. Original full calf with morocco title label. Covers somewhat rubbed. Two book plates. A good clean crisp example.

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W031/0305

Cox, N: The Gentleman's Recreation In Four Parts. 1721, 6th edition. Hunting, Hawking, Fowling and Fishing. Engraved frontis, 3 folding plates. Large folding horn plate, repaired. 438pp. Containing Manwoods Forest Laws, 1721, 115pp, plus table. 19th century full panelled calf, expertly rebacked. Attractive example.

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W031/0306

Crass, R. S: Trout Fishing in Natal, 1975, revised edn., A Daily News publication, printed Kimberley, 108 pages, photos. And maps, original paper covers illustrated by Jim Beams. Sound copy but with slight damp marking to top corners of covers.

35.00

W031/0308

Crawhall, Joseph: A Collection of Right Merrie Garlands for North Country Anglers. 1864, illus., ordinary edn, 8"x 5", orig. quarter morocco bdg.,

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W031/0309

Crawhall, Joseph: Border Notes and Mixty-Maxty. 1880, Imprinted by Andrew Reid for the author and sold by Robert Robinson, Newcastle Upon Tyne. Only 50 copies printed, plates then destroyed. One of the few copies which has some of the illustrations hand coloured. 140pp. Original half morocco binding with decorative cloth peacock feather covers, Skilfully rebacked. Angling verse and miscellaneous drollery. Contains four bookplates: John George Fenwick, and three of John Gerard Heckscher.(One of these designed by Tiffany) Scarce.

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W031/0310

Crawhall, Joseph: Chaplets from Coquet-fire Side. 1873, Ltd. Edn. of 100 copies, hand col. woodcuts, 83pp, orig. quarter green morocco, red cl.sides signed presentation copy from the author.

350.00

W031/0311

Crawhall, Joseph: Izaak Walton, His Wallet Booke. 1885, London, Field and Tuer. Sampson Low. One of five hundred copies. Hand coloured Woodcut illustrations by the author throughout. 118pp. Original full vellum binding with original ties. Small repair to hinge. Inner pockets for baccy, flies and hooks.

450.00

W031/0312

Crawhall, Joseph: The Compleatest Angling Booke That Ever was Writ. 1859, published Newcastle on Tyne by the Author. SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR TO HIS DAUGHTER. Inscribed "For my beloved daughter Judith". First Edition. Only forty copies were printed and this is copy number 29. 159 printed pages on rectos only. 31 mounted plates, some being hand coloured. 2 watercolours of trout, one of which is folding. Text and other illustrations. Original half green morocco. Gilt top. Some foxing in the margins of three pages otherwise a very good example. Very scarce.

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W031/0313

Crawhall, Joseph: The Compleatest Angling Booke that Ever was Writ. 1881, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Printed for the Author, Limited Edn. of only 100 copies, numerous woodcuts, engravings etc., some being coloured by hand, 238 pp, 11"x9", Quarto. Attractively bound in three quarter red morocco with gilt emblems in panels of spine, gilt top. An miscelly with a captivating selection of illustrations which display Mr. Crawhall's artistic skill and sense of humour.

1,300.00

W031/0314

Crosby, W. W: Some Western Fishing. 1926, Baltimore, photos., 128 pp., original blue cloth binding. Signed presentation copy from the author. Some foxing to front and back end papers.

48.00

W031/0315

Crossley, A: The Floating Line For Salmon And Sea Trout. 1939, London. 1st edition, illustrated by Roy Beddington. 177pp, some very minor foxing. Attractively bound in half red morocco binding, gilt angling emblems in panels of spine.

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W031/0316

Crossley, A: The Floating Line For Salmon and Sea Trout. 1944, 2nd edn., illus. by Roy Beddington, 177pp, original pink cloth binding.

25.00

W031/0317

Crouch, Fred: Understanding Barbel. 1986, First edition, photos, text illustations, 122pp, Very good example in dust wrapper. Thirty years of studying barbel by the author makes this book undoubtedly the most in depth look at barbel ever published. It covers the fish's life from birth to death. Difficult title to obtain.

85.00

W031/0318

Crow, Lt.Col. S.H: The Hampshire Avon Salmon. 1966, 1st edn, 2 col.plts. photos, 89 pp, Good example in dust wrapper.

35.00

W031/0319

Cubley, J. S: How to Fish, Hints on Angling Especially Adapted for Birminham Amateur Anglers. Containing Plain Directions as to Rods, Tackle, Baits, etc. 1873, Birmingham. 46 pages, adverts, early twentieth century half calf binding, original printed orange paper covers retained. Title page and inner front original cover little marked. Very scarce.

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W031/0320

Cuthbertson, R. E.: The Lure of the Trout. 1958, Christchurch, 8 illustrations, 69pp, original red cloth binding, dust wrapper, signed presentation copy from the author to Greg Kelly. Collection of amusing incidences during a life time of fishing.

38.00