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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 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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A HISTORY OF THE SALMON AND TROUT ASSOCIATION 1903 - 2003
Written by Penelope Turing; Christopher Poupard.
Stock no. 2130324
Published by The Salmon And Trout Association. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles; blind decoration to front cover. Limited edition to 175 cloth copies. B/w photos. This is the Binders File Copy - so NOT numbered. A few light marks to covers.

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THAT STRANGE ALCHEMY PHEASANTS, TROUT AND A MIDDLE-AGED MAN
Written by Laurence Catlow.
Stock no. 2128097
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906122034.

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TROUT FLY FISHING: AN EXPERT APPROACH
Written by Martin Cairncross; John Dawson. Illustrated by Charles Jardine.
Stock no. 1816681
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine 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 both authors to free front endpaper (Best Regards). Spine lightly bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and lightly edge-creased.

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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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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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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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TROUT FLIES OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE: THE NATURAL FLY AND ITS MATCHING ARTIFICIAL
Written by John Goddard.
Stock no. 1812855
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An essential reference book. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis, b/w illustrations and colour photos. xiii and 242 pages. ISBN: 0713634464. Faint damp stain to lower edge of boards. Contents clean. Damp staining to lower edge of dustwrapper verso (not visible to front. Light edge-rubbing to dustwrapper.

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THE WAY OF A TROUT WITH A FLY
Written by G.E.M. Skues.
Stock no. 2122656
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

And Some Further Studies in Minor Tactics. 4th edition. Colour plates. ISBN: 0713607122. Wrapper is edge-creased with corner of front flap cut off.

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