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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2132692
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. SIGNED by author/illustrator to title page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly worn to edges, with a few tiny nicks; some foxing.

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FALLEN KINGS
Written by Dave Levy.
Stock no. 1318758
Published by Angling Publications. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

The autobiography of a carp angler. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 320 pages. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9781871700930. Front free-endpaper is creased else a fine copy.

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THE KING CARP WATERS
Written by Chris Ball.
Stock no. 2131849
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth covered boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. This is the story of the major carp waters stocked by Donald Leney - the man who introduced 'king' carp into Britain. ISBN: 1852237260. Bump to base of spine. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and is faded to spine.

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THE ANGLER'S COMPLETE GUIDE AND COMPANION
Written by G. Little.
Stock no. 2130569
Published by G. Little. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles; black, silver and gilt decorations. Pictures of flies internally have been hand coloured. Other b/w illustrations. 2" split to top of spine at rear edge; with fraying to cloth. Bumping and wear, with some chipping to cloth at edges. Front endpaper is nearly detached; rear endpaper IS detached, but loosely inserted. A few marks to margins. A reading copy. 12 coloured plates are present and correct.

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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK... RIVER'S END
Written by Rob Maylin; et al.
Stock no. 1317374
Published by Bountyhunter Publications. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The last of the Off The Beaten Track River Carping series. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 232 pages. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780993222863. Top and tail of spine slightly bumped. A small, light crease to top edge of front panel of dustwrapper.

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CARP HUNTERS
Written by Tim Paisley; et al.
Stock no. 2124787
Published by The Carp Society. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951439510. Wrapper spine is a bit browned; a few marks to rear panel.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO... DICK WALKER... A MEMOIR
No author listed.
Stock no. 1812865
Published by The Carp Society. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

A volume of tributes to, memories of, and extracts from writings of the late Dick Walker. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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CARP THE QUEST FOR THE QUEEN
Written by John Bailey; Martyn Page.
Stock no. 1608867
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Contributions from over twenty leading authorities, presenting a thorough study of the carp angling scene. ISBN: 0946284199. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper is a little creased at edges.

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SKETCHES OF BRITISH SPORTING FISHES
Written by John Watson.
Stock no. 1808195
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1890. Good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. xi and 143 pages. Front board badly dampstained. Front endpaper missing. Name & address to endpapers. A few grubby marks to contents. One or two hinges pulled. A good working copy.

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CARP FISHING
Written by Tim Paisley.
Stock no. 572596
Published by The Crowood Press. 1989. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. For the beginner and the seasoned fisherman. ISBN: 185223119X. Dustwrapper: price-cut.

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