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THE HEAVY HORSE ITS HARNESS AND HARNESS DECORATION
Written by Terry Keegan. Illustrated by G.A. Keegan.
Stock no. 2132143
Published by Pelham Books. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

8.75 x 6.5 ins. Green cloth. Illustrated endpapers and text illustrated with b/w photographs & line drawings. ISBN: 0720705606. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks, also browned.

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THE PLEASURE OF STILLWATER FLY FISHING
Written by Peter Reeves.
Stock no. 1318516
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1840370181. Minimal bumping to spine and minimal rubbing to corners. A few light foxspots to front endpapers.

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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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RED LETTER DAYS
Written by Peter Rogers; et al. Illustrated by John Searl.
Stock no. 2131848
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A tribute to Bernard Venables. Peter Rogers has compiled and edited 48 golden memories from the most famous names in angling. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 185223783X. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and small amount of fading to spine.

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FISHING WITH THE FAMOUS
Written by Bob Buteaux; Kevin Clifford. Illustrated by Tom O'Reilly.
Stock no. 2131847
Published by The Little Egret Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited Edition to 600 copies. Green cloth with gilt title box to front cover. Colour and b/w photos. SIGNED by Illustrator to Limited Edition page. This is marked 'Complimentary' (doesn't have a number). Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of nicks to top of spine; some edge-wear.

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BIG CHUB AND ROACH
Written by John Etherington.
Stock no. 2131843
Published by Waterlife Publishers. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. John Etherington's Thoughts and Encounters. ISBN: 0951007009. Spine is faded. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine; light knocks.

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THE MAN-EATING LEOPARD OF RUDRAPRAYAG
Written by Jim Corbett. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1818661
Published by Oxford University Press. 1964. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Maps on endpapers. B/w textual line drawings. An intensely exciting account of Colonel Corbett's mission to destroy the man-eating leopard which roamed over an area of 500 square miles, bringing terror to local inhabitants.The events occured between 1918 and 1926. First published in India in 1947. Endpapers and text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lighty rubbed at corners.

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GONE FISHING
Written by Michael Hordern.
Stock no. 1818649
Published by Michael O'Mara books Limited. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An anthology of fishing stories. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1854797115.

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MEMORABLE COARSE FISH
Written by Faddist.
Stock no. 1818648
Published by Burlington Publishing Company Limited. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An 'Angler's News' publication. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Small format. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and text block. Green dustwrapper also has foxing and is faded to spine.

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FISHING FOR BIG CHUB
Written by Peter Stone.
Stock no. 1818646
Published by Beekay Publishers. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950759864. One or two grubby marks present. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY OR TALES OF DAYS WHEN FISH TRIUMPHED OVER ANGLERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Stock no. 1818643
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A collection of original stories from well-known angling enthusiasts and writers telling of unforgettable fish hooked and lost, of glimpsed monsters which haunt the imagination and draw the narrator back to a particular river or lake, time and again, in search of a re-match. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 1873674023.

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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF RIVER FISHING
Written by Len Arbery.
Stock no. 1818642
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A detailed account of fishing for large river fish under all conditions. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & a few colour photos. ISBN: 0715399284. Couple of marks to front endpaper (minor). Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and lightly creased to top edge.

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