Ariel Books: Fishing
found: 20 books

 
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The Fisherman's Bedside Book
London, United Kingdom, Eyre and Spottiswoode. 1955, 2nd Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ill.: Watkins-Pitchford, Denys. "As well as brown trout in gin-clear chalk streams,sea trout in Norwegian torrents and salmon in gloomy Scottish lochs, this collection features the pursuit of bream in Black Country canals, carp in brooding ponds, barbel on the Thames, pike in unfished castle moats and many, many more. There are even some accounts of the pursuit, by British anglers of course, of foreign fish such as the mighty mahseer of the Middle East. Welcoming inns and pastoral idylls provide the setting." CONDITION Navy bds with Bright Gilt title and Gilt Trout decoration to front (fresh and unworn, sharp cnrs, small faded spot top rear) pp xxiii 575 with 19 nice woodblock illus throughout (bright clean copy, not inscribed, light foxed to eps only) Original DJ is fresh with foxed White areas, very minor edge wear, is price clipped. Near Fine/Very Good.
Ariel BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 9271
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 40 | JP¥ 5383]
Keywords: Trout Fishing Angling Watkins-Pitchford, Denys

 
ANON
Fishing Tackle. Combined Angling Catalogue
Aberdeen, United Kingdom, John Dixon & Son incorporating Alex Martin Ltd. 1960, Edition Unstated. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Not Dated c1965 due almagamation given as 1962 Catalogue rods, reels, lines, flies etc with and explanation of their uses, and how to. Wraps rubbed to edges, damp strip along bottom margin, illus through out some in colour, name a couple of notations internally. Good.
Ariel BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 13271
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 861]

 
BEAMISH, D. W. [COLONEL]
Trout and Other Fishing in New Zealand
London, United Kingdom, George Allen & Unwin. 1953, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Tan cloth has sl worn and faded spine, 210 pages with photo plates and maps. Nice crisp copy with age toned eps and name to front pastedown. Very Good/No Jacket.
Ariel BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 6280
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1077]

 
BUSCH, TONY
Trout Fishing Guide to the South Island : Where to Find Them and How to Catch Them
Auckland, New Zealand, Reed Methuen. 1986, First Edition. (ISBN: 0474000311) Soft Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Oblong 4to. Mild handling wear. 205 pages with illus and maps, tight and crisp. Almost as new apart from price clipped cnr at top of first blank. Near Fine.
Ariel BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 13275
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: Sports and Games 0474000311

 
FERRIS, GEORGE
Fly Fishing in New Zealand : A Complete and Comprehensive Work on Fly Fishing
Melbourne, Australia, William Heinemann. 1954, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Comprehensive bible of New Zealand fly fishing. Green bds with gilt title (fresh, not bumped or worn, sl. soil to bottom front edge), pp 242 with 29 photo's and illus some full colour (interior is bright and pristine) #Kiwiana#. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 10058
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25 | £UK 22.5 | JP¥ 3014]
Keywords: New Zealand Fly Fishing Angling

 
GODDARD, JOHN
Trout Fly Recognition
London, United Kingdom, Adam & Charles Black. 1976, 3rd Edition. (ISBN: 0713616989) Cloth with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ill.: Veniard, John. Green bds with crisp Gilt title (fresh with sl. speckled bottom edge, sl canted cnrs) pp 222 with prortrait frontis, photo illus and a list of over 150 artificial fly dressings by John Veniard (tight and clean, with gift inscription to ffep) Original wrapper not scuffed, has sl edge wear with sunned spine and some delammination. An exceptionally good copy. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 8021
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 24 | JP¥ 3230]
Keywords: Outdoors Fly Fishing 0713616989 Veniard, John

 
GREY, ZANE
Tales of the Angler's Eldorado : New Zealand
London, Hodder & Stoughton. 1926, 2nd Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cheaper Edition in smaller 8vo format without the illus and less photo’s. CONDITION Red bds (not worn, spine a little faded) front ep has been neatly removed, pp 313 with 8 half tone photo plates, bright and crisp copy, pages opposing plates discoloured due to differing paper types, light edge spotting. Good.
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Book number: 15408
USD 56.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.75 | £UK 44.75 | JP¥ 6029]

 
HOBBS, G B
Fisherman's Country : Days in New Zealand
London, United Kingdom, Geoffrey Bles. 1955, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Covers Trout and Salmon fishing in the Waikato, Central Plateau, Canterbury, Southern Alps & Southland. Blue bds have splash marks to front, 224 pages, 6 maps, 18 photo illus. Bright and crisp internally, ffep has been removed possibly due to name. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 13276
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: Trout Fly Fishing Angling

 
HOLDEN, PHILIP
The Golden Years of Fishing in New Zealand
Auckland, NZ, Hodder & Stoughton. 1984, First Edition. (ISBN: 0340358246) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Blue bds with crisp Silver title (very fresh, not bumped) pp 291with map eps heavily illus throughout with photo's (very fresh and clean) Original wrapper is very fresh, with no wear and not price clipped. An exceptionally good copy. Overweight #Kiwiana#. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 8022
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 32 | JP¥ 4306]
Keywords: Fishing Fly Fishing Outdoors History New Zealand 0340358246

 
KELLY, GREG
New Zealand Practical Guides : Fishing for Trout
Christchurch, NZ, Whitcoulls. 1975, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 0723303614) Pictoral Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictoral Laminated bds (fresh with faint shelf wear) SIGNED by Author to title page, 64 pages with b/w photo's and line illustrations (tight and clean) #Kiwiana#. Fine/No Jacket. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 9234
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: Hunting Fly Fishing Trout New Zealand 0723303614

 
MILLS, A R
Lord Suffer Me to Catch a Fish
Wellington, NZ, A.H. & A.W.Reed. 1967, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue bds with crisp gilt title (fresh, not bumped or worn) pp 168 with 14 illus, tight and pristine interior. Original wrapper is very fresh not price clipped with a couple of tiny tear at edge else unworn. An excellent copy. #Kiwiana#. Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 8028
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 24 | JP¥ 3230]
Keywords: Fly Fishing Trout New Zealand

 
MURPHY, BRIAN
The Angler's Companion : The Lore of Fishing
New York, U.S.A. Paddington Press. 1978, First Edition. (ISBN: 0709205139) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Anthology of fishing stories by famous writers like R D Blackmore, Sir Herbert Maxwell, Izaak Walton, Ernest Hemingway, Henry Thoreau, Arthur Ransome, Charles Kingsley and many others. CONDITION Yellow bds with Gold title (unworn) 351 pages with nice wood block illus. Bright and very crisp printed on cream stock, slightly foxed to ends and edges, name stamps to eps. DJ unworn. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 13305
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1292]
Keywords: Aquaculture 0709205139

 
ORMAN, TONY
21 Great New Zealand Trout Waters
Auckland, New Zealand, David Bateman. 1993, Edition Unstated. (ISBN: 1869531337) Soft Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Covers the North & South Islands. Wraps are unworn apart from sl rubbed bottom front cnr, 135 pages with photo, line illus and maps. Bright and crisp as new internally. Near Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 13268
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: Sports and Games Trout Fishing 1869531337

 
PARROTT, ARTHUR W
Sea Angler's Fishes of New Zealand
London, Hodder & Stoughton. 1957, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Classic fishing title. Green cloth is clean and unworn, 176 pages illus through out to help identify the various fishes, photo plate section. Very bright and crisp, DJ not scuffed with some wear to spine ends and tips. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 15288
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2691]

 
PEPPERELL, JULIAN
Fish Might Fly
Auckland, NZ, Reed Methuen. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 0790007983) Soft Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The waters that surround Australia and New Zealand are full of weird and wonderful fish. Jellyfish that impart stings from the uncomfortable to the lethal; tuna with the head of a dolphin; fish that fly. This book investigates these and many other unusual marine stories in a series of articles by Australian marine biologist Julian Pepperell. Fish Might Fly also answers intriguing questions as: Are fish colour blind? How can you tell the sex of a fish? Can fish learn to avoid hooks? Do marlin change sex? Julian Pepperell is a prolific writer of popular articles on marine biology and is widely known through his magazine columns and numerous radio and television appearances. Many of these magazines are sold in New Zealand. CONDITION is unread, pp 207 with full colour photo's and illus to every page. A beautiful book in excellent condition. New.
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Book number: 7723
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: New Zealand Australia 0790007983

 
SOUTH, BOB
Trophy Trout : Stories from New Zealand's Top Trout Fishing Guides
Auckland, New Zealand, Viking. 1994, Edition Unstated. (ISBN: 0670855731) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Unworn as new, 175 pages with photo illus. Near Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 13272
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Keywords: Leisure and Recreation Sports and 0670855731

 
STEVENSON, C A
The Song of the Reel
Nottingham, United Kingdom, H B Saxton. 1914, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Sketches previously published in the Fishing Gazette, Shooting Times, Angler's news and Literary Monthly. Subjects include the Derbyshire Wye, worming for moorland trout, flyfishing for dace, chub and grayling, perch and pike fishing. CONDITION Green bds with crisp gilt title, slight wear to spine ends and tips, small mark to rear bd, 74 pages, nice crisp copy with name inside front and atmospheric toning to edges. Very Good.
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Book number: 15444
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2691]
Keywords: Fly Fishing Trout

 
STEWART, DOUGLAS
The Seven Rivers
New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs. 1966, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. There is sections of Sword and Snapper fishing, as well as Pig hunting though mostly trout fishing in New Zealand and Australia including around Kawhia, Taupo, Awakino with descriptions of the scenery and locals. Nice wood block illus by Margaret Coen. CONDITION Green cloth bds are clean and unworn, 218 pages illus through out. Very bright and crisp internally, name inside front. DJ has wear to spine ends, scuff bottom front and mark top front. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: 15592
USD 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 | £UK 15.25 | JP¥ 2046]
Keywords: Trout Fishing

 
TEGNER, HENRY
The Roe Deer : Their History, Habits and Pursuit
London, The Batchworth Press. 1951, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. A study of this interesting and challenging game animal. The Author was the President of the British Deer Society. CONDITION Brown bds (bottom cnrs curved, some light soiling to bds, not worn) 176 pages with 15 photo plates and 8 line illus. Name inside front o/w very nice copy. Thin paper DJ is toned with loss to spine ends and tips, approx one third of rear is missing. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 15451
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.5 | £UK 48 | JP¥ 6460]

 
WALLACE, HAROLD FRANK
The Big Game of Central and Western China Being an Account of a Journey from Shanghai to London Overland Across the Gobi Desert
London, John Murray. 1913, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The album contains, in addition to the expected trophy images, a fine series of portraits, and views taken with a panoramic camera, including caravans crossing the Gobi. A lively account of their adventure. CONDITION Yellow cloth (spine cloth has split and been tidily reglued at some stage, otherwise a little wear to top tips) 318 pages, with a frontispiece and clean tissue guard, ten full-page and twelve half-page illustrations from drawings by the author, and thirty-eight photographs, plus maps. Very bright and crisp internally with name to verso of frontispiece. OVERWEIGHT. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15080
USD 185.00 [Appr.: EURO 164.5 | £UK 147.75 | JP¥ 19917]

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