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FINE ANGLING FOR COARSE FISH - LONSDALE LIBRARY VOL IV
Written by Eric Parker.
Stock no. 1820169
Published by Seeley, Service & Co.. 1930. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, gilt title to spine and front decoration. Numerous b/w illustrations and plates throughout. 352 pages including contents and index. Text block grubby. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Page edge browning. Browning to plates. Dustwrapper is heavily browned to spine, browned to side panels, worn with some loss to top & tail of spine.

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TROUT FISHING FROM ALL ANGLES
Written by Eric Taverner.
Stock no. 1820168
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. 1933. Very good condition.

A complete guide to modern methods. Brown cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. The Lonsdale Library volume II. Spine and rear edge of spine faded. Neat name in ink to front endpaper. Some scattered foxing throughout. Light browning to plates.

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A SPORTING GARLAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2133296
Published by Sands & Co.. Good condition.

Large oblong format. Green cloth spine. Green front board with white banner to left edge. A delightful selection of colour plates throughout contents. Damp staining and browning to covers - mostly to banner on left hand side. Scuff marks to covers; some foxing. Bumping to corners; chipping and wear to cover edges. Creasing, chipping and browning/foxing to front endpaper. Some grubby margin marks. One plate (A Likely Spot) is detached, but still loosely inserted.

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RAMBLINGS OF A SPORTSMAN-NATURALIST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318845
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Spine slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing and page browning to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased and there is slight evidence of the wrapper having been leant on to write.

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FLY-DRESSING II
Written by David J. Collyer.
Stock no. 2133078
Published by David & Charles. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715381458. Bumping and a bit of fading to spine. Wrapper spine is faded.

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FLYTYING TECHNIQUES
Written by Jacqueline Wakeford.
Stock no. 2133066
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Full colour guide. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0510225284. Wear to cover edges. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and a bit of browning.

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FISHING FLIES: AN ILLUSTRATED ALBUM
Written by Robert Atkinson.
Stock no. 1819364
Published by Blossom. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A fascinating introduction to the wide assortment of man-made creations devised to imitate and surpass the variety of nature's own creatures. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 187253225X.

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THE COMPLETE FLY FISHER
Written by Peter Lapsley.
Stock no. 1819350
Published by Select Editions. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Edited by Lapsley. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1856480569. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and has faint remains of a label to lower front corner.

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THE BASIC MANUAL OF FLY-TYING
Written by Paul N. Fling; Donald L. Puterbaugh.
Stock no. 1819349
Published by Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition.

Fundamentals of Imitation. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and diagrams. A few colour illustrations of flies. ISBN: 0806981466. Covers lightly browned and a little grubby. Contents clean.

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WEST COUNTRY FLY FISHING
Written by Anne Voss Bark.
Stock no. 1819203
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1983. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Edited by Voss Bark. Many famous contributors have written a text which is informative, instructional and evocative. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713418826.

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FISHING THE DRY FLY
Written by Dermot Wilson.
Stock no. 1819201
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1981. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713621346. Laminate to top rear edge of dustwrapper is starting to peel.

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STILLWATER FLIES HOW AND WHEN TO FISH THEM
Written by John Goddard.
Stock no. 1819200
Published by Ernest Benn. 1st 1982. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Six expert trout fishermen join forces to provide a reference work of immense value to the stillwater angler. Red boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0510001343.

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