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MOONLIGHTING TALES AND MISADVENTURES OF A WORKING LIFE WITH EELS
Written by Michael Brown. Illustrated by Michael Brown.
Stock no. 2123875
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver title to spine. A heart-warming tale of running a small business on a shoe-string; and a passion for eels which has never faded. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781906122348. White mark to base of spine. Wrapper has a couple of small scuff marks.

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THE COMPLETE ANGLER, OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION
Written by Izaak Walton; Charles Cotton; Edward Jesse.
Stock no. 1814801
Published by Henry G. Bohn. 1861. Almost very good condition.

Edited by Edward Jesse. Full blue leather binding with gilt borders to sides, raised bands to spine with elaborate gilt tooling , red title block with gilt title. Marbled endpapers and text block. 203 Wood engravings. 2 volumes in 1 with b/w frontis to both volumes. Boards scuffed and marked. Joints worn, leather starting to crack at joints. Small label stuck to front pastedown. Inscriptions in ink to first blank page. Newspaper cutting re: a bust of Izaak Walton dated 1878 tipped in to rear . A few grubby marks to margins. Some browning. A few pencil annotations. Leather binding is fragile but holding.

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DAYS AND NIGHTS OF GAME FISHING
Written by William B. Currie. Illustrated by Charles Jardine.
Stock no. 1814739
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Catching wild fish in wild places is the theme of this book. ISBN: 0047990244. Foxing to top edge of text block and browning to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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THE ORVIS STORY
Written by Paul Schullery.
Stock no. 1208719
Published by The Orvis Company. 1st 2006. Very good condition.

150 years of an American sporting tradition. The story of the Orvis business which has maintained its 150-year devotion to a core product line - its superb fly rods. Large square format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour pictorial boards. 143 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 9780979009709. Creases to top corners of a few pages else a near fine copy.

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ALONG THE MARGINS
Written by Mick Hanson.
Stock no. 1208714
Published by Fishingbooksender. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Experiences of the golden years on some of the country's best known waters with descriptions of ledgering for double figure tench and bream at dawn and searching for big chub in the evening. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Limited edition of 380 copies. Ribbon page marker. Colour photos. 163 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780956729729. Copy no. 159 SIGNED by author. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. Includes small folder with photographs and bookmarks issued by the publisher.

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FISHING FANTASY
Written by J. Hughes-Parry.
Stock no. 2123324
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1949. Good condition.

A salmon fisherman's note-book. B/w photos. Covers are very damp marked. Bumping to corners. Name ink stamp to front endpaper and contents page. Foxing to outer page edges.

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FLY FISHING
Written by Viscount Grey of Fallodon. Illustrated by Eric Fitch Daglish.
Stock no. 2123323
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Revised and enlarged edition, illustrated with wood engravings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping to cloth. Uneven fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Page browning.

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A SUMMER ON THE TEST
Written by John Waller Hills. Illustrated by Robert Gibbings.
Stock no. 2123320
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 3rd 1941. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth. B/w illustrations. 3rd edition. What appears to be damp mottling to covers. Bumped corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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A COLLECTION OF RIGHT MERRIE GARLANDS FOR NORTH COUNTRY ANGLERS
Written by Joseph Crawhall.
Stock no. 2123304
Published by George Rutland. 1864. Almost very good condition.

Green leather spine. Red cloth. And continued to this present year. Fifity copies printed on large paper. B/w illustrations. Words and music. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing to leather spine, with a bit of chipping. Bookplates to prelims. Browning and foxing to outer page edges.

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MOON RIVER
Written by Pete Springate.
Stock no. 1813861
Published by Freebird Publishing. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Final book of a remarkable trilogy shows that, even as he reaches his seventieth year, Pete is still striving for a challenge and still willing to learn anew a craft he thought he'd mastered years ago. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos to endpapers. Colour photos throughout. Limited edition. ISBN: 9870993374607. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE PLEASURE OF STILLWATER FLY FISHING
Written by Peter Reeves.
Stock no. 2122894
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1840370181.

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ROSEWOOD TO REVOLUTION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CENTREPIN FISHING REEL
Written by John Stephenson.
Stock no. 1813070
1st 1993. Very good condition.

The rocky path to glory that culminated with the magnificent centrepins of the late Victorian era. Cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations, a few colour photos. 287 pages. A few light scuff marks to covers and text block. Contents clean.

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