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ALL ABOUT CARP FISHING
Written by Peter Mohan.
Stock no. 1320071
Published by Angler's Mail. 1970. Fair condition.

An Angler's Mail special byt the secretary of the British Carp Study Group. Oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w photos. Covers are grubby and creased. Pencil writing to rear cover. Damp stains at lower corners of pages. Some brown staining to lower edges of front cover and first 6 pages. A scarce item.

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FINE LINES
Written by Dave Lane.
Stock no. 1320066
Published by Mpress (media) Limited. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The authors experiences of travelling the land in search of monster carp. Black boards, silver titles. 463 pages. Full of colour photos. ISBN: 9780995563032. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Minimal bumping to spine. Light crease to front edge of dustwrapper.

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CASTING AT THE SUN: THE REFLECTIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by Christopher Yates.
Stock no. 1820937
Published by Pelham Books. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In twenty-eight stories, the author recounts the varied history of his fishing, from the time when he beheld the first carp to the moment when the monster rolled into his landing net. Black cloth, gilt titles to spine. Numerous b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0720716624. Slight bump to top edge of rear board. Foxing to text block and a few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers, prelims and last few pages. Pictorial dustwrapper also has foxing to top of flaps.

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THE CARP STRIKES BACK
Written by Rod Hutchinson.
Stock no. 1820936
Published by Wonderdog Publications. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. The season in the life of a carp angler. ISBN: 0950886505. Bumping to top front edge of boards. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and edge-creased at top.

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CARP FEVER
Written by Kevin Maddocks.
Stock no. 1820935
Published by Beekay Publishers. 2nd 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950759805. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Text block lightly browned. Contents have been bound by printer slightly too far up the boards (only noticeable from inside bottom). Pictorial dustwrapper is sunned to spine.

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QUEST FOR CARP
Written by Jack Hilton.
Stock no. 1820934
Published by Pelham Books. 1981. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A true, unique and fascinating study, of absorbing interest to both beginner and specialist angler. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0720705827. Fourth impression. Browning and foxing to top edge of text block. Rear endpapers lightly browned. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.

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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2132692
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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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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THE ANGLER'S COMPLETE GUIDE AND COMPANION
Written by G. Little.
Stock no. 2130569
Published by G. Little. Good condition.

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.

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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK... RIVER'S END
Written by Rob Maylin; et al.
Stock no. 1317374
Published by Bountyhunter Publications. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

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.

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CARP HUNTERS
Written by Tim Paisley; et al.
Stock no. 2124787
Published by The Carp Society. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951439510. Wrapper spine is a bit browned; a few marks to rear panel.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO... DICK WALKER... A MEMOIR
No author listed.
Stock no. 1812865
Published by The Carp Society. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

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.

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