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REDMIRE POOL
Written by Kevin Clifford; L. Arbury; BB.
Stock no. 2139069
Published by Beekay Publishers. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With contribution by BB. Carp fishing. Salmon pink cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 245 numbered pages. ISBN: 0950759899. Bumping and wear along cover edges; some fading to edges. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased and faded to spine.

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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2136432
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. Spine is unevenly browned/faded. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is pretty much torn in two on spine; Top few inches of spine are MISSING; other smaller loss; grubby and browned; torn.

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WITHIN THE STREAMS
Written by John Hillaby.
Stock no. 1822291
Published by Harvey And Blythe. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

An angling career from a home town canal to the Hebrides. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Text block lightly browned. Boards nice and clean albeit slight (very slight!) fading to top front edge.

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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1321483
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Foreword by Chris Yates. Grey boards, silver title to spine. 179 pages. B/w scraperboard illustrations. ISBN: 9781873674628. Minimal bumping to spine. Minimal rubbing to wrapper edges.

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QUEST FOR THE BEST
Written by Jack Hilton; Chris Ball. Illustrated by Tom O'Reilly.
Stock no. 1321206
Published by The Little Egret Press. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 800 copies, of which 45 are leather bound. This edition is bound in blue cloth with gilt title and decorative surround to front cover. Blue and white endpapers. B/w photos and text illustrations. Foreword by Chris Ball. This is copy no 186 SIGNED by the illustrator. The ink number (186) has blurred a little and bled through onto the other side of the page (the title-page). Dustwrapper is fine.

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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
Written by Rob Maylin; et al.
Stock no. 2134586
Published by Bountyhunter Publications. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photography throughout. ISBN: 9780992753146. Slight fade to wrapper spine.

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ALL ABOUT CARP FISHING
Written by Peter Mohan.
Stock no. 1320071
Published by Angler's Mail. 1970. Fair condition.

An Angler's Mail special byt the secretary of the British Carp Study Group. Oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w photos. Covers are grubby and creased. Pencil writing to rear cover. Damp stains at lower corners of pages. Some brown staining to lower edges of front cover and first 6 pages. A scarce item.

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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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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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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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