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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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TWO HUNDRED POPULAR FLIES AND HOW TO TIE THEM
Written by Tom Stewart.
Stock no. 1817662
Published by Adam & Charles Black; Ernest Benn. 1984. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An omnibus edition of the four volumes of the late Tom Stewart's Fifty Popular Flies. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos & illustrations. ISBN: 071362664X. Reprint. Endpapers and text block slightly grubby in appearance. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is also slightly grubby.

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THE FLY
Written by Andrew Herd. Illustrated by Paul Cook.
Stock no. 1817249
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 599 copies of which 99 are bound in leather (this copy is cloth bound). Gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1899600191. Binder's file copy, thus un-numbered. A few minor marks to cloth boards. Contents fine.

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SEA TROUT HOW TO CATCH THEM
Written by Charles Bingham.
Stock no. 1816677
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos. A comprehensive approach. ISBN: 1853108944. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper has a small mark to front panel (remains of price label).

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THE FISHERMAN'S COMPANION
Written by John Buckland.
Stock no. 1816675
Published by Bounty Books. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. A beautiful book that will delight any fisherman, whether sitting in comfort at home, or waiting by his favourite pool. Using a wealth of illustrations from original sources, it evokes the timeless pleasures of fishing, reminding us that for centuries this has been one of man's favourite sports. Glazed pictorial boards. Brown marbled endpapers, text block & margins. Colour and brown & white illustrations. ISBN: 9780753708422.

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TROUT AT TEN THOUSAND FEET
Written by John Bailey.
Stock no. 1816646
Published by New Holland. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Reflections of a passionate fisherman. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1859748899.

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DEATH, TAXES, AND LEAKY WADERS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816610
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

A John Gierach Fly-Fishing Treasury. A collection of forty of Gierach's finest essays on fishing from six of his books. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0684868598. Well read but contents clean.

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IN THE RING OF THE RISE
Written by Vincent C. Marinaro. Illustrated by Pearce Bates.
Stock no. 2125885
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

UK Edition. A startling and penetrating look at trout behavior and riseforms. Large format. Light blue cloth spine with silver title, dark blue cloth boards. B/w photos and illustrations and a few colour photos. ISBN: 1853105945. Wrapper is price-cut with light edge-creasing.

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TROUT FLY FISHING: AN EXPERT APPROACH
Written by Martin Cairncross; John Dawson. Illustrated by Charles Jardine.
Stock no. 1815878
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative book which includes techniques for fishing a wide range of waters from lakes and large rivers to tiny spring creeks and the style employs a straightforward and accurate approach that includes some humorous anecdotes. Large format. Cream cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos & illustrations. 184 pages. ISBN: 1840371544. SIGNED by Martin Cairncross (with best regards) to verso of half-title page. Rear board has faint circular blind mark (small) and corresponding mark to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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A PORTRAIT OF SALMON FISHING
Written by Geoffrey Nickson. Illustrated by Tim Havers.
Stock no. 1815731
Published by Antony Atha. 1st 1976. Very good condition.

Limited edition of 1500 copies. Large oblong format. Half cream morocco, green cloth with gilt vignette of salmon to front. Colour illustrations. Top edge gilt. ISBN: 0904475166. Covers slightly grubby. Personal bookplate to front endpaper tipped in. Endpapers are scuffed. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean. Slip case NOT present.

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DEEP TROUT: ANGLING IN POPULAR CULTURE
Written by William Washabaugh; Catherine Washabaugh.
Stock no. 1815705
Published by Berg. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Angling in America. Blue pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 185973393X. Remains of small label to rear board.

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FISHING FANTASY
Written by J. Hughes-Parry.
Stock no. 2123324
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1949. Good condition.

A salmon fisherman's note-book. B/w photos. Covers are very damp marked. Bumping to corners. Name ink stamp to front endpaper and contents page. Foxing to outer page edges.

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