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RIDING RECOLLECTIONS
Written by G.J. Whyte-Melville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1814090
Published by W. Thacker & Co.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front board. Colour frontis with tissue guard plus b/w plates. Deckle edged. Top edge gilt. Spine faded, boards unevenly faded, rear board also scuffed. Neat name & date in ink to free front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
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'PLAIN OR RINGLETS?'
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1814075
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1914. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. 539 pages plus 8 pages publisher adverts to rear. Top edge gilt. Spine browned and edge worn, corners worn. Four small black marks to front board. Name & date in pencil to free front endpaper. Minor foxing to vertical edges. Evidence of bookworm to rear contents (not bad).
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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316704
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

A book of the joy of the tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. Grey cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 16 glorious colour illustrations plus b/w drawings. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light fading to spine. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown, same page is a bit 'wrinkled' - too much glue used in binding process? Endpapers are browned/foxed. There is some light foxing to the contents which are otherwise clean.
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THE COMPLEAT ANGLER
Written by Izaak Walton. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1609189
Published by Harrap. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour plates and b/w line drawings. ISBN: 024554223X.
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THE GODOLPHIN ARABIAN
Written by Mordaunt Milner.
Stock no. 1609127
Published by J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Matchem Line. B/w plates. Three centuries of horse breeding and racing. ISBN: 0851314767. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper spine faded.
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HUNTING THE FOX
Written by Richard Greville Verney. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1813968
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1925. Very good condition.

Illustrated Edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. 6 tipped-in colour plates. Corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Bump to rear vertical edge of board. A few scattered foxspots. All plates present.
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CARP SIDE OF THE MOON
Written by Pete Springate.
Stock no. 1813862
Published by Freebird Publishing. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

First book in a trilogy. Carp fishing. Green boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. Includes a CD. ISBN: 9780957231207. CD present. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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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 SHOOTING MAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB; Duff Hart-Davis. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316512
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 2016. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A companion volume to BB's "Fisherman's Bedside Book", illustrated throughout with numerous woodcuts. Burgundy boards, silver title to spine. Introduction by Duff Hart-Davis. ISBN: 9781873674666. Spine very slightly bumped. Price-cut dustwrapper.
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SURTEES: SET OF EIGHT VOLUMES
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1813730
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reprints of a set originally published between 1945 and 1951 and then bound privately. Three quarter red leather binding with raised bands, red cloth sides. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Titles are: Mr Facey Romford's Hounds; Handley Cross; Hillingdon Hall; Hawbuck Grange; Jorrock's Jaunts and Jollities; Ask Mamma; Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour; Plain or Ringlets. Four volumes have faded spines. Each volume has browning to edges of prelims and rear endpapers. A lovely set.
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THE COMPLETE SALMON FISHER VOLUME TWO
Written by Malcolm Greenhalgh.
Stock no. 1813500
Published by Blandford. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Salmon On The Fly. Colour and b/w photos. Every aspect of the sport is explored from a history of the fly to the importance of perseverance. ISBN: 0713725451. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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THE BRITISH SHOTGUN VOLUME TWO 1871-1890
Written by I.M. Crudgington; D.J. Baker.
Stock no. 1813471
Published by Ashford. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The intricate and elaborately woven story of the evolution and development of the British shotgun between 1871 and 1890. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi and 250 pages including index. ISBN: 1852531339. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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