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NETS AND CORACLES
Written by John Geraint Jenkins.
Stock no. 1815468
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An ethnological and historical study of traditional methods of river fishing in England and Wales (mostly Wales and the Welsh borders). Gilt title to spine. 335 pages including index plus numerous plates, diagrams and illustrations throughout. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0715365460. Text block a little browned and grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and less so to top front panel, rear panel scuffed.

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THE HORSE WITH A TREATISE OF DRAUGHT
Written by William Youatt.
Stock no. 2124127
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1853. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth. A New Edition. B/w illustrations. Under the superintendence of the Society For The Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Spine is browned with 1" split to top. Bumping to corners; uneven fading to rest of covers. Name to front pastedown. A little pencil annotation. Last page is partially stuck to rear endpaper. Newspaper cutting stuck to rear pastedown.

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NEW MOON RISING
Written by Pete Springate. Illustrated by Suzanne Lane; Ian Webber.
Stock no. 2124065
Published by Freebird Publishing. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards with silver title to spine. The Second of Three books. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780957231252. Two bumps along cover edges of rear cover. Contents are fine. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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TIME I WAS DEAD
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124064
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Pages From My Autobiography. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, colour plates and b/w illustrations. Mostly about fox hunting. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some dark 'splash' marks to covers. Foxing to pages internally.

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FISHING WITH THE FAMOUS
Written by Bob Buteaux; Kevin Clifford. Illustrated by Tom O'Reilly.
Stock no. 2124060
Published by The Little Egret Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Limited Edition to 600 copies. Green cloth with gilt title box to front cover. Colour and b/w photos. SIGNED by Illustrator, this is Copy No. 556. Bump to bottom corner of front cover and one edge. Some light creasing to wrapper.

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SPORTING LODGES
Written by J.C.J. Hobson; David S.D. Jones.
Stock no. 1609915
Published by Quiller. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Sanctuaries, Havens and retreats. A portrait of a wonderfully British sporting institution. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781846891687.

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A.P. MCCOY MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by A.P. McCoy.
Stock no. 2123954
Published by Orion Books. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With Donn McClean. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781409131663. SIGNED by author to title page. 4th printing.

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RACING THROUGH LIFE A JUMP JOCKEY'S TALE
Written by Sam Morshead.
Stock no. 2123953
Published by Racing Post. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781910498903. SIGNED by author on bookplate that is stuck to half-title page. Wrapper has a few light marks and 'SIGNED' sticker to top of front panel.

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A PARSON'S SON: SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Michael Lyne. Illustrated by Michael Lyne.
Stock no. 1814949
Published by J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition.

Limited Edition of 750 numbered copies signed by the author. Oblong format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w and colour plates, b/w sketches throughout. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0851311768. This copy is number 101 of 750 SIGNED by the author. Included is original shipping box. Lower rear corner lightly bumped.

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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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BIG GAME AND BIG LIFE
Written by J. Morewood Dowsett.
Stock no. 1814756
Published by John Bale, Sons & Danielsson Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes. Numerous b/w plates. A book about adventure and hunting big game. SIGNED by the author by means of an inscription diagonally across the front endpaper. Text block browned. The occasional margin mark. All plates present. Occasional annotation in pencil.

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LONG NETTING AND NET-MAKING
Written by Jon Hutcheon.
Stock no. 1208849
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

A Rabbit Catcher's Guide. A detailed and informative book telling you everything about this highly effective method of pest control. The author is a keen conservationist and experienced rabbit catcher. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 128 pages includes index and glossary. ISBN: 1861268211. Base of spine bumped else a fine copy.

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