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21 Frazier, Ian THE FISH'S EYE: Essays About Angling and the Outdoors
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (2002). (2002). 0374155208 / 9780374155209 Fine 
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (2002).. (2002).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. 163 & [1] pages. Near fine.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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TURISTER OG JEGERE I ISHAVET. [Tourists and Hunters in the Arctic]., Giaver, Magnus K.
22 Giaver, Magnus K. TURISTER OG JEGERE I ISHAVET. [Tourists and Hunters in the Arctic].
Oslo [Norway]: Johan Grundt Tanum, 1944. 1944. Good Signed
- Octavo, decorative paper covered boards. The binding is lightly rubbed. The spine & the top edges of the covers are slightly darkened and the head of the spine is lightly chipped. 160 & [2] pages. 16 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations with a folding black-and-white map in the rear. The gutter are darkened. The pages are toned and there is some staining to the fore-edge & to page 145. Good.

First edition.

There is a lengthy inscription by the author on the dedication page signed "Magnus" and dated "Oslo 20/XII 1946."

Giaver arranged hunting trips to the Arctic. This book includes material on the same expedition as Max C. Fleischmann's classic book "After Big Game in the Arctic and Tropic", published by the Jennings and Graham Press in 1909.

The text is in Norwegian. First Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD

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23 Gingrich, Arnold THE FISHING IN PRINT: A Guided Tour Through Five Centuries of Angling Literature
NY: Winchester Press, 1974. 1974. 0876911572 / 9780876911570 Very good 
NY: Winchester Press, 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Large octavo, cloth backed boards, in dust wrapper. There are 3 tiny holes in the cloth of the rear joint. 344 pages, with black & white illustrations throughout. Light spotting to the top edge & the fore-edge of the book. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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24 Higginson, A. Henry BRITISH AND AMERICAN SPORTING AUTHORS: Their Writings and Biographies with a Bibliography by Sydney R. Smith and Foreword by Ernest R. Gee
London and NY: Hutchinson and Co. Ltd., 1951. 1951. Good 
London and NY: Hutchinson and Co. Ltd., 1951.. 1951.. Good. - Quarto, green cloth titled in gilt. The binding is spotted. 443 pp. The blanks are foxed. Illustrated with B&W plates. Good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 17.50 USD

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25 Hughes, Stephen Ormsby TIGHT LINES AND DRAGONFLIES
Philadelphia, PA and NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1972). (1972). Very good 
Philadelphia, PA and NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1972).. (1972).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The extremities are slightly faded. There is light staining to the top edges of the dw front panel & fold. 155 pp. There is an owner's ink inscription on the front endpaper. Full-page illustrations & head-pieces in B&W from drawings by Charles Saxon. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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26 Isherwood, Justin TROUT
(Wisconsin Rapids, WI: Home Brew Press), (1993). (1993). Very good 
(Wisconsin Rapids, WI: Home Brew Press), (1993).. (1993).. Very good. - 12mo [5-1/2 inches high by 4-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed white wrappers with a vignette of a fly on the front wrap. Title page and 12 & [2] pages. Grayish blue glassine endpapers picturing trout in black. On the verso of the title & on the rear wrap, part of the publisher's address has been crossed out in ink. Near fine.

One of a series of "Send-A-Story" books written by Wisconsin farmer Justin Isherwood. Readers are encouraged to share the books with a friend and they are issued with a mailing envelope [not here present]. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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27 Janes, Edward C HUNTING DUCKS AND GEESE
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, (1954). (1954). Very good 
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, (1954).. (1954).. Very good. - Quarto, pictorial paper covered boards in a matching price-clipped dust wrapper. The boards are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & soiled wirh small pieces out of the top & bottom edges & a large piece out of the top edge of the front panel. Half-title, title, [2] leaves & 187 pages. Illustrated in black & white & color. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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28 Jones, Allen Morris A QUIET PLACE OF VIOLENCE: Hunting and Ethics in the Missouri River Breaks
Bozeman, MT: Spring Creek Publishing, 1977. 1977. 0965333612 / 9780965333610 Very good` Signed
Bozeman, MT: Spring Creek Publishing, 1977.. 1977.. Very good`. INSCRIBED TO PETER MATTHIESSEN AND SIGNED BY ALLEN MORRIS JONES - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in dust wrapper. There is some minor soiling to the dust jacket. Half-title, title, [3] leaves & 142 pages. The top edge is lightly foxed & there is a small area of very light soiling to the front edge. Very good.

First edition.

Inscribed to Peter Matthiessen on the half-title and signed "Allen Jones". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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29 Kehoe, Vincent J-R AFICIONADO! The Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Fiesta de Toros of Spain
New York: Hastings House, Publishers, (1959). (1959). Very good 
New York: Hastings House, Publishers, (1959).. (1959).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], tan cloth titled in black on the spine. The book is cocked. The binding is heavily soiled & lightly bumped with the spine somewhat darkened. There are some black stains to the front cover & its corners are slightly frayed. 256 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. The contents are very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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30 Lyman, Henry SUCCESSFUL BLUEFISHING
Camden, ME: International Marine Publishing Company, (1974). (1974). 0877420416 / 9780877420415 Very good 
Camden, ME: International Marine Publishing Company, (1974).. (1974).. Very good. - Large octavo [10-1/4 inches high by 7 inches wide], cloth, in a price- clipped dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped & the head & tail of the spine are rubbed. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with short tears & small pieces out. The rear panel is soiled. vii, [ii] & 112 pages. The front endpaper is lightly soiled. Black-and-white photographic illustrations. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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31 Munroe, David Hoadley THE GRAND NATIONAL 1839-1930. By David Hoadley Munroe. Foreword by William V.C. Ruxton. And a Note by E.A.C. Topham
New York: Huntington Press, (1930). (1930). Fair 
New York: Huntington Press, (1930).. (1930).. Fair. - Quarto, 10-7/8 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide. Cream cloth backed with a red buckram spine, with a printed title label on the spine and illustrated with vignettes in red on both covers. The covers are soiled and stained and there are some short green crayon lines on the rear cover. 147 & [144] pages plus the colophon, illustrated with a color frontispiece and 33 black & white aquatone plates. THE BOOK IS LACKING THE COLOR FOLDING MAP AT BACK. The front hinge is starting to crack and the endpapers are slightly foxed. A bookplate of a sailing ship is mounted at the bottom of the front pastedown. A good working copy.

Limited edition of 501 numbered copies printed by the printing house of Williman Edwin Rudge. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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32 Nevill, Ralph OLD ENGLISH SPORTING BOOKS
London: published by The Studio Limited, 1924. 1924. Very good 
London: published by The Studio Limited, 1924.. 1924.. Very good. - Quarto, pink cloth titled in gilt. Corners bumped & frayed; binding lightly spotted. 34 pp. of text plus 107 plates in color & B&W, including several tipped-in plates. Very good.

Limited edition of 1500 copies. 
Price: 125.00 USD

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33 Rodman, O. H. P A HANDBOOK OF SALT-WATER FISHING
Philadelphia/NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1952). (1952). Good 
Philadelphia/NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1952).. (1952).. Good. - Octavo, light blue cloth titled in dark blue with vignette of fisherman in dark blue on front cover, in a pictorial tan dust wrapper. The covers are spotted and the edges rubbed. The dust jacket is chipped along the edges with a couple of small pieces out. The jacket's spine & extremities are darkened with light stains to the rear panel. xi, [iii] & 272 pages, with illustrations by Marshall W. Joyce. There is a small owner's stamp & a date penned in ink on the front endpaper. The rear endpaper is partially stuck to rear blank. There is scattered foxing and a stain to the bottom edge of the book. Good.

"New Revised Edition". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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34 Roosevelt, Robert B. THE GAME-BIRDS OF THE COASTS AND LAKES OF THE NORTHERN STATES OF AMERICA. A Full Account of the Sporting Along Our Seashores and Inland Waters, with a Comparison of the Merits of Breech-Loaders and Muzzle-Loaders.
New York: Carlton, Publisher, 413 Broadway, 1866. 1866. Fair 
New York: Carlton, Publisher, 413 Broadway, 1866.. 1866.. Fair. - Octavo, 7-1/2 inches high by 5-1/4 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in brown cloth. The front cover is detached. The spine has perished and is thus lacking. The covers are rubbed and faded with wear to the edges and corners. 336 pages, with an illustration listing the parts of a bird and relative measurements on page 139. An early book label dated 1866 is mounted at the top of the front pastedown and a previous owner's name is penned at the top of the front blank with another owner's name penciled on the front endpaper. The pages are toned and slightly darkened with some occasional foxing. The text block is cracked. A fair complete copy.

First edition.

There is much on shooting including the comparison of breech-loaders and muzzle-loaders.

The chapter on "The Jersey Coast" includes a humorous section on "Jersey girls and their ways" which bears witness to how things were not all that different back in the middle of the nineteenth-century: "Why is it that every one who visits New Jersey comes away with an ecstatic impression of Jersey girls that he can never forget?" ... "There are days in one's lifetime that should be celebrated as anniversaries; and if any gentleman has carried in his arms, and rolled in the sand, one charming Jersey girl in the morning, and has had another equally charming sit on his lap in the evening, he may look upon that day as never likely to repeat itself." ... "There was a hum of pleasant voices -- words like, 'Oh! Deb, we should not have got in;' 'Why, Mary, we may as well ride -- it's all in our way.' 'Now, Lib, don't say I'm married.'...." First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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35 Siltzer, Captain Frank THE STORY OF BRITISH SPORTING PRINTS
NY: Charles Scribners' Sons, 1925. 1925. Very good 
NY: Charles Scribners' Sons, 1925.. 1925.. Very good. - 8vo, red cloth (bumped & slightly rubbed; spine lightly faded); titled in gilt on spine. 409pp. (occasional minor foxing; small tear to front edge of 1 leaf). Illustrated with 16 half-tone & 4 color plates. Very good.

First American edition. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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36 Stebbins, Henry M RIFLES: A MODERN ENCYCLOPEDIA
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, (1958). (1958). Good 
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, (1958).. (1958).. Good. - Quarto, yellow cloth-backed charcoal boards titled in black on the spine. The covers are stained and the corners slightly chipped. 376 pages with profuse illustrations throughout. Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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37 Tuttle, Bruce R.; editor THE STANDARD BOOK OF FISHING.. (An Abridgement of The Fisherman's Encyclopedia). With contributions by Thirty Famous Fishing Experts
New York: The Greystone Press, (1950). (1950). Very good 
New York: The Greystone Press, (1950).. (1950).. Very good. - Small quarto [11 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], green cloth. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed. xii & 532 pages. A few full-page color illustrations & profuse illustrations in black & white. Very good.

Laid into the book is a wonderful vintage 27 inch high by 18-1/2 inch wide folding map entitled: "LEESBURG, FLORIDA / FISHING AND BOATING MAP / A pocket guide to the world's best fishing / 'Where The Big Bass Bite' / Year 'Round Vacationing". Several photos and green, black & white decorations frame 2 columns of text printed on the verso of the lage black & white map. A banner heading above the descriptive text proclaims "'The Big Bass capital of America' / Leesburg, (Lake County) Florida / Beautiful - Picturesque - Semi-Tropical For Recreation All Year 'Round / Vacationer's Paradise". Slightly creased with a tiny hole at the juncture of 2 folds and a minor light stain to the cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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38 [Surtees, R. S.] HILLINGDON HALL / OR / THE COCKNEY SQUIRE: A Tale of Country Life
London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. (1931). (1931). Very good 
London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. (1931).. (1931).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is very lightly rubbed & bumped & the spine is sunned. xiii, [ii] & 519 pages. 12 color plates, including a frontispiece, by Wildrake, Heath and Jellicoe. The rear hinge is starting, else very good.

Number 647 of an edition of 1,000 copies for England. The introduction is by Siegfried Sassoon. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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