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FLY TYING
Written by Raymond Sugg; Ken Whitehead; Alan Vare.
Stock no. 1816607
Published by Rod And Gun. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In this book, fly tying is presented to the fisherman stripped of its mystique. Look over the shoulder of one of the foremost fly tying experts in the country and follow, step by step, the techniques that are involved in producing a perfect fly. Orange boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0903643006. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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WHERE THE BRIGHT WATERS MEET
Written by . Illustrated by Miriam Macgregor.
Stock no. 1816606
Published by Excellent Press. 3rd 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Revised and enlarged third edition of the 1936, reissued, with wood engravings by Miriam Macgregor. ISBN: 9781900318211.
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AT THE GRAVE OF THE UNKNOWN FISHERMAN
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816604
Published by Simon & Schuster. Very good condition.

Through the year with America's favourite fishing scribe, John Gierach, who dedicates himself to his passion despite his belief that "In the long run, fishing usually amounts to a lifetime of pratfalls punctuated with rare moments of perfection." Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780743229937. 9th impression. Blue pen mark to lower edge of text block.
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CASTING QUIET WATERS: REFLECTIONS ON LIFE AND FISHING
Written by Jake Macdonald.
Stock no. 1816603
Published by Greystone Books. 1st 2014. Very good condition.

Gathering the thoughts of twelve of North America's leading writers - novelists and memoirists, journalists and sports writers - on the fishing life. Tales of memorable quests and elusive catches, of the men and women who fish, of the fish themselves and the waters they live in. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9781771640244. Covers a little grubby. Slight musty odour present.
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NO SHORTAGE OF GOOD DAYS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816602
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

John Gierach again demonstrates the wit, eloquence, and insight that have become his trademarks when dealing with that delightful torture known as fly fishing. From the Smokies in Tennessee to his home waters in Colorado, from the Canadian Maritimes to Mexico - saltwater or fresh, it's all fishing and all irresistible. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780743291750.
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SEA TROUT FLIES
Written by James Waltham.
Stock no. 1816600
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1988. Fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713655224.
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ANOTHER LOUSY DAY IN PARADISE
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816599
Published by Excellent Press. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's series of fishing adventures taking the reader from the banks of his native Colorado rivers to remote northern wilderness regions where you have to fly in and hope to get out in a float plane and there are bears about. How to react to the Theft of a new can rod to Planning a Game Dinner and clearing out the deep freeze at the same time... Brown cloth spine with silver title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1900318016.
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A MAN MAY FISH
Written by T.C. Kingsmill Moore.
Stock no. 1816598
Published by Colin Smythe. 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second, revised and enlarged edition. A lifetime of fishing for trout, sea-trout and salmon in Ireland. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. xix and 225 pages. ISBN: 0861400240. Blue pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to lower front spine edge and is lightly scuffed.
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SEA TROUT FISHING
Written by Hugh Falkus.
Stock no. 1816596
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide To Success. Revised 2nd edition, with 5 new colour plates. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854931155.
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RURAL SPORTS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by William B. Daniel.
Stock no. 2127953
Published by Bunny And Gold. Circa 1801. Almost very good condition.

2 volumes. Brown leather covers, gilt borders. B/w plates. Includes sections on dogs, plus fox and stag hunting, hare coursing. Rabbit, martin, badger and otter hunting. Angling, game shooting and waterfowl etc. Both volumes have been rebacked with new spines with raised bands; new endpapers, original boards and pages. Volume 1 No longer has its title page. All plates present. Volume 1 was published in 1801 and Volume 2 in 1802. Scuffing and wear to covers; heavy wear to corners. Foxing, browning and some margin marks.
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THE ILLUSTRATED SALAR THE SALMON
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by Michael Loates.
Stock no. 1816593
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st thus 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0863501524. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded at spine.
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LAGGARD
Written by Ronald Stevens. Illustrated by Brian Allderidge.
Stock no. 1816586
Published by Hancock House Publishers. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

First published in 1953, the author is a falconer and writes with evocative charm of his life at his country estate in post-war Britain. Brown cloth boards. Gilt titles. 310 pages. ISBN: 9780888396990.
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