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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.
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.
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.
CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2131768
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Third Edition, including Richard Walker's record carp story and also that of Chris Yates. Small format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 204 pages. ISBN: 0854930701. Some uneven fading to covers, but contents are excellent! Wrapper is faded to spine.
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.
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.
B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951439510. Wrapper spine is a bit browned; a few marks to rear panel.
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.
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.
Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. Fading to cover edges and unevenly to spine. Front joint is a bit weak. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned, with scuffing; 2-3" loss to base of spine; some tape repairs and other chips of loss; grubby marks.
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.
Colour and b/w photos. For the beginner and the seasoned fisherman. ISBN: 185223119X. Dustwrapper: price-cut.