147599
ARMSTRONG, Robin

Split-Cane and Sable A book of fish, men and nature
J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd. (London)
9.5"x.6.5", pp. (i-viii) 1-145 incl. index, illustrated by the author's art, in colour & b&w.
1988 first edition, book and unclipped dw (now protected) both as-new.
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$20

147601
ATKINSON, R. Valentine (Photographer)

Distant Waters The greatest fly-fishing worldwide
Mitchell Beazley in association with Duncan Baird Publishers
11.5"x10", dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, light green eps, pp. (1-5) 6-192, illustrated by the superb colour photography of R. Valentine Atkinson.
1997 first edition, book and dw (now protected) both fine.
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$35

147565
BAINBRIDGE, Geo. C.

The Fly Fisher's Guide Illustrated by coloured plates representing upwards of forty of the most useful flies, accurately copied from nature.
The Flyfisher's Classic Library (London, 1992)
Navy quarter leather/light blue cloth, gilt decoration and band to upper board, gilt decoration and titles to spine, light blue eps, pp. (i-v) vi-xiv, 1-150 plus index in matching light blue slipcase, and with matching silk page-marker.
A handsome facsimile reprint of the 1816 first edition in as-new condition.
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$65

147598
BASHLINE, James L.

The Final Frontier Night fishing for trout
Willow Creek Press, (Wautoma, USA)
Black laminated boards, gilt border titles to upper board, with colour reproduction laid-on, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-8) 9-157, illustrated by the b&w art of Eldridge Hardie.
9.25"x5.75", as-new, revised and expanded 1987 reprint of 1972 first edition.
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$25

003892
"BB"

A Carp Water (Wood Pool) and How to Fish It.
Putnam London 1958 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Hard Cover As New
Dark green cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. [1-6], 7-72 incl Index, illustrated by b&w sketches and map, dw corners worn.
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$575

147600
BENN, Timothy

The (Almost) Compleat Angler Or proof that there is more to fishing than just catching fish
Victor Gollancz Ltd., London.
Green cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-6) 7-96, illustrated by b&w photographs, engravings, cartoons and sketches.
8"x8", 1985 first edition, book and unclipped dw (now protected) both as-new.
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$20

147584
BERNERS, Juliana (Attributed to Dame Juliana Barnes)

An Older Form of the Treatyse of Fysshynge with an angle attributed to Dame Juliana Barnes Printed from a MS in the possession of Alfred Denison, Esq.
W. Satchell & Co. (London, 1883)
8.5"x7", half red leather/marbled boards, raised bands, gilt bands and decoration, with black leather name-label to spine, marbled eps, pp. i-vii, 1-37, plus 10-page glossary (un-numbered), 8-page publisher's catalogue, and approx. 30 blank pages bound-in.
Corners worn, binding sound, five different bookplates fixed to ffep and front pastedown.
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$260

004781
BLACKER, William

Blacker's Art of Fly Making, &c. Comprising Angling and Dyeing of Colours with Engravings of Salmon & Trout Flies.
The Author London 1855 Revised Edition
6.75" x 4" Cloth Very Good +
Original dark green cloth, blindstamped borders and decoration to both boards, gilt bands, decoration and titles to spine, dark green eps, pp. frontis engraving, engraved title page, i-xiv, 1-259, illustrated by 22 engravings (all called for) of which 17 are delicately hand-coloured, early owners signature dated 24th Sep. 1885 on frontis obverse, minor foxing to early pages, cover corners lightly rubbed. Scarce in this condition.
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$1650

147574
BLACKER, William

Blacker's Art of Fly Making, Comprising Angling & Dyeing of Colours With engravings of salmon and trout flies shewing the process of the gentle craft as taught in the pages. With descriptions of flies for the season of the year as they come out on the water.
The Flyfisher's Classic Library (Devon, 1994)
Quarter black leather/black buckram, gilt decoration to upper board, gilt decoration and titles to spine, grey eps, pp. (i-iv) v-xxxviii, 1-259, illustrated by colour plates.
Facsimile reprint of the 1855 first edition, in black buckram slipcase, both in as-new condition
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$95

004637
BLACKWOOD, R.L.

The Quest of the Trout.
Robertson & Mullins Ltd. Melbourne Second Edition
7.25" x 4.75" Card Covers Very Good
Pictorial card cover, n.d.(1935), pp. (i-iii) iv, 1-78, illustrated by line drawings, corners rubbed.
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$50

004600
BLACKWOOD, R.L.

The Quest of the Trout
Robertson & Mullens Ltd Melbourne 1926 First Edition
9.5" x 7.5" Card Covers Very Good
Quarto, original decorated tan card covers with japp edges and pictorial onlay, neatly rebacked, japp edges chipped as usual, frontis author's portrait tipped-in, pp (I-XIV) 1-106, illustrated by tipped-in photographs and b&w sketches, eps and eges lightly foxed.
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$495

003647
BLACKWOOD, R.L.

The Quest of the Trout
Robertson & Mullens Ltd. Melbourne 1926 First Edition
9.5" x 7.5" Card Covers Near Fine
Card covers with brown overlapping decorative paper cover, photograph of the Lachlan River, Tasmania tipped-in to front cover, brown titles to front cover only, pp. I-XIII, 1- 106, light foxing to eps and edges, bookplate of Iain G. Herriot on front pastedown. Condition is almost fine, with the paper cover in unusually undamaged state. It has one small (5mm) closed tear to the top of the front cover, two to the bottom edge of the front cover and very minor wear to the bottom edge of the back cover. there are 2 tiny (3-4mm sq) patches of surface loss at the foot of the front cover, but with these minor exceptions, the volume is in condition rarely seen for this work. The binding is sound & tight.
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$950

003654
BODEN, Donald C.

The Other Side of the Hill - A Biography of David William Simpson Scholes, OAM, DFC
Stevens Publishing Pty Ltd Launceston TAS. 2006 First Edition
Limited edition 31/125, signed by the author on the title page, 10.5" x 9.5" Hardcover As New
Full dark brown morocco, Photograph of David Scholes laid-on to upper board, gilt titles to front cover and spine, photograph eps, pp. i-xviii, 1- 222 incl Index, illustrated by colour,b&w & sepia reproductions, photographs and sketches.
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$220

147596
BREWER, Leighton

Virgin Water Thirty-five years in quest of the squaretail trout
Coward-McCann Inc., New York
Buff cloth, brown titles to upper board and spine, frontis photo, pp. (1-14) 15-223, illustrated by b&w photographs by Helen H. Brewer.
8.5"x5.5", 1941 first edition, no dw, lacks ffep and half-title scored, o/w v.g.
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$30

147595
BROOKES, John.

Lifelong Pleasure Seventy years of fly fishing
Stevens Publishing Pty. Ltd. (Launceston, Tas.)
Pictorial card covers, i-xii, 1-211 incl. index, illustrated by sepia photographs.
8.25"x5.5", 2004 first edition, as-new.
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$50

004796
BROOKES, John

Lifelong Pleasure - Seventy Years of Fly Fishing
Stevens Publishing Launceston TAS. 2004 Limited First Edition
8.25" x 6" Full-Leather, As New Condition
No. 15 of a limited edition of 150 copies, full gray/brown leather, onlaid photograph of the author, gilt borders and titles to front cover, gilt titles to spine, light brown eps, pp. [i-xii], 1- 211 incl Index, illustrated by sepia photographs.
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$275

004063
BROWN, Jim

A Treasury of Reels. The Fishing Reel Collection of the American Museum of Fly Fishing
The American Museum of Fly Fishing Manchester, Vermont 1990 Limited Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.5" x 11.5" Hardcover Fine +
No. 125 of a limited edition of 500 signed and numbered copies. Dark green leatherette, gilt decoration to upper board and gilt titles to spine, light grey eps, pp. [i-viii], 1- 199 incl Index, illustrated throughout by b&w photographs and etchings of fishing reels, dw unclipped with corners lightly rubbed.
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$150

147593
BUCKLAND, Frank

Log-Book of a Fisherman and Zoologist
Chapman and Hall Limited (London)
7.75"x4.75", green cloth, black borders to both boards, gilt title to upper board, gilt bands, titles and ornamentation to spine, brown eps, pp. (i-ix) x-xvi, (1) - 339 incl. index, plus 40 page catalogue of publisher's books (most unopened)
No date (1875), reprint, "fifth thousand", illustrated by b&w engravings, earlier owner's signature on half-title, v.g.+, binding sound & tight.
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$85

147602
BUCKLAND, John, and OGLESBY, Arthur.

A Guide to Salmon Flies
The Crowood Press (Marlborough, Wiltshire)
Navy cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-8), 9-278 incl. index, illustrated by numerous colour photographs.
9.5"x7.5:, book in fine condition, ffep inscribed "Fort William, Scotland, 1999", price-clipped dw (now protected) v.g.
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$60

004745
CADLE, Brian and David.

Tassie Trout Tips And Tactics
Brian Cadle Devonport, Tasmania 1995 First Edition
10" x 7" Laminated Pictorial Boards As New
Green laminated pictorial boards, black & white titles to upper board & spine, pp. (i-iii) iv-viii, 1-133 incl. index, illustrated by numerous b&w drawings.
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$50

147610
CAMPBELL, A.J.

Classic & Antique Fly-Fishing Tackle A guide for collectors & anglers
The Globe Pequot Press (Guildford, Connecticut)
Pictorial card covers, pp. (i-ix) x, 1-358 incl. index, illustrated by colour & b&w photographs, engravings & line drawings.
1997 first edition, fine condition
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$25

147603
CAREY, Brigadier General H.E.

One River Or trout and grayling fishing on the Upper (Salisbury) Avon.
The Falcon Press Limited (London, 1951)
Mustard cloth-textured papered boards, black titles to spine, pp. (1-8) 9-112, illustrated by b&w photographs and engravings by Kenneth Lindley.
10"x7", 1951 first edition, book fine, unclipped dw (now protected) v.g.
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$25

147594
CARROLL, Dixie

Fishing, Tackle and Kits Practical information on game fish: How to land them; The correct tackle and how to use it.
Stewart & Kidd Company (Cincinnati, 1919)
Black cloth, blindstamped border to upper board, gilt titles to upper board and spine, t.e.g., others untrimmed.
1919 first edition, 8.25"x5.5", v.g. condition, front e.p. hinge cracked, binding sound & tight.
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$30

003705
CHAYTOR, A.H.

Essays Sporting and Serious
Methuen & Co Ltd. London 1930 First Edition
7.5" x 5.25" Cloth Near Fine
Red cloth, blindstamped titles to front cover, gilt bands and titles to spine, pp[.i-x], 1- 258 incl Index, side and bottom edges untrimmed, spine sunned, 2 small bookplates on front pastedown.Includes chapters on trout and salmon fishing, and WWI.
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$60

147582
CHOLMONDELEY-PENNELL, H.

Fishing - Salmon and Trout With contributions from other authors
Longmans, Green, and Co. (London, 1901)
Brown pictorial cloth, b&w titles to upper board & spine, gilt decoration and titles to spine, decorative eps, pp. (i-v) vi-xiii (xiv-xviii, 1) 2-481 incl. index, plus 4 pp. publisher's catalogue, v.g., light foxing to early & late pp., insect damage to rear f.e.p.
Reprint (eighth impression) of 1885 original, illustrated by numerous b&w engravings, little wear, binding sound & tight, bookplate & booklabel on ffep
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$95

147605
CHURCH, Bob

Bob Church's Guide to Trout Flies
The Crowood Press (Marlborough, Wiltshire, 1987)
Aquamarine cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, light blue eps, pp. (1-8) 9-238 incl. index, illustrated by numerous colour photographs.
9"x6", book and price-clipped dw (now protected) both v.g., closed tears to top and bottom dw margins. 1987 first edition.
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$20

147607
CLARKE, Barry Ord, and SPAIGHT, Robert.

The International Guide to Fly-Tying Materials (and where to buy them)
Merlin Unwin Books (Ludlow, Shropshire, U.K., 1996)
Scarlet cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-11) 12-189 incl. index, illustrated by colour photographs.
10"x7", 1996 first edition, book & dw (now protected) both as-new.
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$40

147608
CLEMENS, Dale P.

Advances Custom Rod Building
Winchester Press (Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1978)
Green leather-textured papered boards, silver titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) vii-xiii, (1-2) 3-354 incl. index, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs and line drawings.
Book 10"x7", in fine condition, dw (now protected) very good, with 1.5" closed tear to top of dw front cover near the hinge.
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$25

004609
CLEMENTS, John

Salmon at the Antipodes - A History and Review of Trout, Salmon and Char and Introduced Coarse Fish in Australasia
The Author Melbourne 1988 First Edition
11.25" x 8.5" Hardcover As New
Pictorial laminated boards, , white titles to front cover and spine, pp. i-viii, 1- 391 incl Index, illustrated by b&w photographs and reproductions.
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$195

147609
COCKWILL, Peter

An Introduction to Fly Tying
New Burlington Books (London,1990)
Aquamarine cloth-textured papered boards, white titles to spine, pp. (1-6) 7-125 plus index, illustrated by colour photographs.
4to, book and dw (now protected) both new.
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$20

147604
CORLISS, Paul (Compiler)

New Zealand Freshwater Fish and Fishing A bibliography and book collector's guide, with some comment on content and current value
The Purple Grouse Press (Christchurch, N.Z., 2001)
Pictorial card covers, pp. (1) -274 incl. appendices, illustrated by b&w photographs.
8"x5.5", No.96 of a limited first edition of 500 copies, signed by the author on limitation page, fine condition.
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$40

147606
COULSON, Peter

Australian Fly Patterns
Australian Fishing Network P/L (South Croydon, Vic., 2004)
Black glazed cloth, white titles to upper board and spine, black eps, pp. (i-ii) iii-vi, 1-250 (last blank), profusely illustrated by colour photographs, dw protected.
10"x7", 2004 first edition, book and dw both new.
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$40

004626
CRAWHALL, Joseph. (Editor)

A Collection of Right Merrie Garlands for North Country Anglers
George Rutland Newcastle-on-Tyne 1864 First Edition
7.75" x 5" Quarter Leather Fine
A handsome rebinding in the style of the original limited edition of fifty copies, quarter polished tan calf/crimson buckram, cream eps, gilt ruled cover division, gilt borders and titles to spine, pp. (i-vii) viii-xv, 1-312 plus 2pp. publishers ads.
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$85

147589
CUMMINS, W.J.

Catalogue of Superior Salmon and Trout Rods Artificial Flies & High-Class Fishing Tackle for Home & Abroad. Everything for the salmon & trout angler
W.J. Cummins
Green cloth, gilt titles to upper board only, pp. (1-2) 3-206 incl. index, illustrated by 4 colour plates and numerous b&w photographs and line drawings, no date, c1920.
A hard-bound copy of an early catalogue in extremely fine condition.
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$120

147579
CURRIE, William B.

The Guinness Book of Game Fishing
Guinness Publishing Limited, Enfield, Middlesex, 1990
11.25"x 8", buff cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-9) 10-239, illustrated by numerous b&w photographs.
1990 first edition, book and price-clipped dw (now protected) both fine.
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$30

147586
CUTHBERTSON, R.E.

The Lure of the Trout
Whitcombe & Tombs Limited (Christchurch, NZ, 1958)
Russet cloth, black titles to spine, pp. (i-xii) 1-69, illustrated by b&w photographs.
1958 first edition, fine condition, no dw.
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$20

147587
DAVIES, W.E. (Bill)

Fly Dressing and some Tackle-Making
Elliot's Right Way Books, (Kingswood, Surrey, 1963)
7.5"x4.75", red cloth, black titles to spine, pp. (1-9) 10-128 incl. index, illustrated by numerous b&w line drawings by the author.
1963 first edition, book fine, price-clipped dw (now protected) v.g.
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$40

004656
DEAN, Roy

Memories of the Shannon Rise 1936 - 1964
Michael Stevens Launceston TAS. 1998 First Edition
8.5" x 6" Full black leather. New
No. 28 of a limited first edition of 38 copies specially bound for the Joseland Society. The inlaid fly, a Shannon Moth (Flat), was tied by a founding member of the Society, Mick Hall, and is a copy of an original fly designed and tied by R.H. (Dick) Wigram. Full black leather, onlaid photograph and gilt titles to front cover, gilt titles to spine, pp. 1 - 111, illustrated by b&w photographs and sketches.
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$495

147581
DEAN, Roy

Memories of the Shannon Rise 1936-1964
Michael Stevens (Launceston, 1998)
Pictorial card covers, pp. (1-5) 6-111, illustrated by b&w photographs and sketches by Trevor Hawkins.
1998 first edition, fine condition
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$45

147588
DEMOTT, Robert (Editor)

Astream American writers on fly fishing
Skyhorse Publishing (New York, 2012)
9.25"x5.5", quarter cream cloth/papered boards, silver titles to spine, blue eps, pp. (i-vi) vii-xxxv, 1-284.
2012 first edition, unclipped dw (now protected) and book both as-new. A collection of articles by American writers on fly fishing.
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$20

147580
DENNYS, John

The Secrets of Angling
Freshet Press Inc. (New York, 1970)
Black faux leather, gilt titles to spine, light brown eps, pp. (1-5) 6-62, in decorated mustard slipcase, book and slipcase as-new
First written in 1613, this is a handsome reprint of the 1883 edition.
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$25

004087
DOWN, Harold P.

Out Fishing - A Fly Fisher's Tales
The Author Melbourne 1952 First Edition
8.5" x 5.5" Cloth Very Good
Blue cloth, black titles and decoration to front cover and spine, frontis photograph, pp. [1-8] 9-147, illustrated by b&w sketches, lacks ffep, lower inner eighth of front cover flecked.
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$95

004359
DOWN, Harold P.

Out Fishing - A Fly Fisher's Tales
The Author Melbourne 1952 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Cloth Near Fine
Blue cloth, black titles and decoration to front cover and spine, frontis photograph, pp. [1-8] 9-147, illustrated by b&w sketches, ffep inscribed "To/J.H. Eaton Esqre/238 Mountain View Pde/ MacLeod West/ From The Author/ Harold P. Down/ Xmas 59", inside edges of covers lightly flecked, head and tail of dw chipped.
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$195

147656
DOWNES, Stephen

The New Compleat Angler
Orbis Publishing Ltd. (London, 1984)
11.75"x9", mid-green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-7) 8-176 incl. index, illustrated by Martin Knowelden in both colour and b&w, spine and boards lightly sunned
1984 edition, book and dw (now protected) both in good condition
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$30

003710
DROUGHT, Captain J.B.

A Sportsman Looks at Eire
Hutchinson & Co. London First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Cloth Very Good +
Green cloth, gilt decoration to front cover, gilt titles to spine, nd, [1949], pp.1- 144, illustrated by the b&w woodcuts of "B.B.", small circular bookplates on front pastedown and fly, eps & edges lightly foxed, dw corners chipped.
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$60

147657
DUNN, Bob

Angling in Australia - Its History and Writings
David Ell Press Pty. Ltd. (Balmain, NSW, 1991)
11.25"x8", dark red cloth, gilt titles to spine, decorative eps, pp. (1-7), 8-320 incl. index, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs, bottom edges lightly rubbed
1991 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in fine condition
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$50

004645
DUNN, Bob

Angling in Australia - It's History and Writings
David Ell Press Pty. Ltd. Balmain N.S.W. 1991 Signed Limited Edition
11.25" x 8" Full-Leather Fine
No. 88 of a limited edition of 300 numbered and signed copies, full dark red leather,with 19th century angling scene laid on upper board, gilt titles to spine, decorative eps, pp.(1-7), 8-320 incl. index, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs, original lithograph by Robyn Dunn laid-in.
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$275

147658
FINDLAY, Jim

Australian Fishing Books A list, and guide to values
Stevens Publishing Pty. Ltd. (Launceston, Tasmania, 2006)
8.25"x5.75", pictorial card covers, white titles to spine, pp. (i-xxvi), 1-392, illustrated by b&w photographs of book covers. edges lightly worn, slight glue residue on endpapers
2006 second edition, good condition
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$50

147659
FOX, Charles K.

Rising Trout
Hawthorn Books Inc. Publishers (New York, 1978)
9.25"x6.25", beige cloth, brown titles to spine, pp. (i-iv) v-xvi, (1-2) 3-271 incl. index, illustrated by b&w photographs.
1978 second edition, book and dw in fine condition
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$40

004083
FRENCH, Greg

Tasmanian Trout Waters
Australian Fishing Network Pty Ltd Croydon South, VIC. 2002 Limited First Edition
10" x 7" Quarter Leather As New
No. 11 of a limited edition of 200 copies. Dark blue quarter-leather/blue cloth, silver titles to front cover and spine, light blue eps, ffep signed by the author, pp. 1 - 336, illustrated throughout by coloured photographs and maps.
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$95

004097
FRENCH, Greg

Tasmanian Trout Waters
Australian Fishing Network Pty Ltd Croydon South, VIC. 2002 Second (Revised) Edition
10" x 7" Card Covers As New
Colour pictorial card covers, pp. 1- 336, illustrated by colour photographs and maps.
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$70

147660
FRENCH, Greg

Tasmanian Trouting - Where and How
Greg French
8.25"x6", pictorial card covers, white titles to both covers and spine, pp. (1-2) 3-208, illustrated by b&w photographs, sketches and maps.
1984 first edition, covers lightly worn
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$50

003744
FRENCH, Greg

Trout Fishing in Tasmania
The Author Moonah, TAS. 1987 First Complete Edition
11.75" x 8.25" Card Covers Very Good
Pictorial colour card covers, pp. I- X (last blank), 1- 242, illustrated by numerous b&w photographs and maps, corners and edges lightly rubbed.
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$45

003875
FROST, W.E., & BROWN, M.E.

The Trout
Collins' Clear-Type Press London 1967 First Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Now Prot.) 8." x 5.5" Cloth Fine
Part of the "New Naturalist" Series. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. 1- 286 incl Index, illustrated by b&w photographs, maps and diagrams, previous owner's catch record inscribed on both sides of ffep, dw unclipped.
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$95

004628
FYSH, Sir Hudson

Round the Bend in the Stream
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1968 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Cloth Very Good
Tan cloth, gilt titles to spine, blue eps, pp. (i-v) vi-x, 1-222 incl. index, illustrated by b& w photographs, namestamp on top r.h. corner of title page, top r.h. corner of ffep smudged, dw corners rubbed and closed tears to top and bottom edges.
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$55

147661
FYSH, Sir Hudson

Round the Bend in the Stream
Angus and Robertson (Sydney, 1968)
8.5"x5.5", green cloth, gilt titles to spine, blue eps, pp. (i-v) vi-x, 1-222 incl. index, illustrated by b&w photographs, dw slightly worn.
1968 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$75

147662
GALLICHAN, W.M.

Practical Hints on Angling in Rivers, Lakes & Sea
C Arthur Pearson Ltd. (London, 1904)
7.25"x5", mustard cloth, black titles to upper board and spine, black borders on both boards, black angling sketch to upper board, black ad to bottom board, pp. (1-6), 7-127 incl. index and publisher's ads, Gilmour's Bookshop label on eps, signature and embossed stamp of D.R.Fleming on some pages, also previous owner's signature, pages aged, small tear on spine, illustrated by b&w sketches
1904 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$30

004108

Geehi to Great Lake - An Anthology of Victorian Fly-Fishers' Association Newsletters
Stevens Publishing Launceston TAS. 2007 First Thus
8.5" x 6" Hardcover As New
Navy cloth-textured papered boards, light blue name-label to front cover, gilt title to front cover and spine, sky-blue eps, pp. i-xiv, 1- 210, illustrated by b&w photographs.
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$150

004741
GIBSON, Peter (Editor)

The Flowing Stream. 100 Years of Angling with the Newe South Wales Rod Fishers' Society
Creek of Peace Sydney 2004 Limited Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 11" x 8.5" Cloth As New
No. 749 of a limited edition of 1,000 copies.Dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, orange eps, pp. I-XII, 1- 152, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs.
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$100

004740
GILMOUR, Don

The Tasmanian Trout
The Author Hobart 1973 First Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Now Prot.) 8." x 5.5" Hardcover As New
Blue cloth-textured papered boards, red titles to spine, map eps, clour frontis, pp. [i-xii], 1- 300, illustrated by b&w photographs.
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$210

004095
GILMOUR, Don

The Tasmanian Trout
The Author Hobart 1973 First Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Now Prot.) 8." x 5.5" Hardcover Fine
Blue cloth-textured papered boards, red titles to spine, map eps, colour frontis, pp. [i-xii], 1- 300, illustrated by b&w photographs, minor tape residue on pastedowns, inscribed by author on front flyleaf "Best Wishes Don Gilmour", dw rubbed at head of backstrip, light soiling on white back cover.
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$220

147665
GILMOUR, Don

Trout Fishing Guide to Tasmania
Don Gilmour (Launceston, Tasmania, 2000)
8.5"x6", pictorial card covers, red/yellow colour banded titles to spine and front cover, signed by Gilmour on ffep, pp. (i) ii-vi, 1-294 , illustrated by colour photographs, maps and fishing fly details
2000 signed first edition, book in as-new condition
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$45

147663
GILMOUR, Don

Trout Fishing in Australia
Rigby Limited (Adelaide, 1977)
9.5"x7.5", dark blue cloth, white titles to spine, blue eps, pp. (1-12), 13-165, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs
1977 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in very good condition.
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$50

003540
GILMOUR, Don

Trout in North-Western Tasmania from the Introduction Until 1977
The North Western Fisheries Association Launceston TAS. 1977 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Card Covers Near Fine
"Produced by The North Western Fisheries Assn. to commemorate their 50th YEAR OF SERVICE TO ANGLING", pictorial card covers, pp. 1- 160, spine sunned, no sign of wear, v. light dampstain to bottom of last few pages only.
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$50

147664
GILMOUR, Don

Wild Trout on a Fly
Don Gilmour (Launceston, Tasmania, 2002)
9"x6.25", blue pictorial card covers, yellow titles to spine and front cover, pp. i-xiv, 1-160, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs.
2002 first edition, book in as-new condition
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$60

147564
GILMOUR, Don

Wild Trout on a Fly
The Author, (Launceston, 2002)
Full blue leather, gilt decoration and titles to upper board, gilt decoration, bands and titles to spine on scarlet name-labels, pp. i-xiv, 1-160, illustrated by numerous colour photographs, housed in matching blue leather slipcase.
No. 11 of a limited edition (reputedly of 250 copies) in new condition. Signed by the author on the limitation page.
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$120

147666
GREENHALGH, Malcolm

Lake, Loch & Reservoir Trout Fishing
A&C Black (Publishers) Limited (London,1987)
8.75"x5.5", pictorial card covers, white titles to spine, pp. (1-9), 10-224 incl. index, illustrated by b&w photographs and sketches
1987 first edition, book in very good condition
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$30

147585
GREY, Viscount, of Fallodon

Fly Fishing
J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd. (London, 1947)
Green glazed cloth, gilt decoration to upper board and gilt titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) vii-xii, 1-244 incl. index, illustrated by the b&w wood engravings of Eric Fitch Daglish, very good condition.
1947 reprint, light foxing to early & late pp., earlier owner's name & address on front pastedown, label residue on ffep, "YMCA 317" written at head of ffep and 2 succeeding pages.
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$35

147667
GRIFFITHS, F.A.D ("Fadg")

The Lure of Fly-tying
Murray Book Distributors Pty. Limited (Ultimo, NSW, 1978)
10.5"x7.5", White cloth, black titles to spine and upper board, sepia fishing scene on eps, pp. (1-8), 9-423 incl. appendices, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs and line drawings.
1978 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in as-new condition
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$35

004747
GROSE, Neil

Essential Fly-Fishing Techniques for Australian Lakes
Fly Guide Exeter, Tas. 2001 First Edition
10" x 7" Pictorial Laminated Boards As New
Red laminated pictorial boards, black titles to upper board and spine, photograph eps, pp.1-142 (last blank) incl. index, illustrated by numerous b&w photographs and line drawings, signed by the author on title page.
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$60

004748
HAIG-BROWN, Roderick

Bright Waters, Bright Fish
Douglas & McIntyre Vancouver 1980 First Edition
11" x 8." Quarter Leather As New
No. 424 of a limited edition of 1100 copies, Quarter tan leather/brown cloth, gilt titles to spine, gilt decoration to both boards, cream eps, frontis colour photograph of the author, pp. (1-11) 12-143 plus limitation page, illustrated by numerous full-page colour photographs, in brown cloth slipcase in fine condition.
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$100

147613
HALFORD, Frederick M.

Dry Fly Entomology A brief description of leading types of natural insects serving as food for trout and grayling with the 100 best patterns of floating flies and the various methods of dressing them.
Vinton & Co. (London, 1897)
8.75"X5.5", half black-leather and aquamarine cloth, gilt titles to upper board, gilt bands and titles to spine, cream eps, teg, outer edge untrimmed, pp. (i-vii) viii-xii, 1-304 incl. index, and 1 page ad for fishing tackle, illustrated by 10 hand-coloured plates, each with tissue protector, and 18 b&w plates as well as numerous b&w engravings.
1897 first edition of a classic text, original binding rebacked with black morocco, new eps, previous owner's signature on half-title, binding sound & tight, corners rubbed, generally v.g. condition.
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$875

004754
HEDGE, John

Trout Fishing - A Season on Monaro Being the Experiences of a Fly-Fishing Enthusiast on The Rivers and Lakes in Southern New South Wales
Abbey Publishing Co. Sydney 1968 First Edition
9.75" x 6.75" Cloth Very Fine
An exceptionally fine copy of the first edition of this Australian fly-fishing classic. Green textured cloth, gilt bands and titles to spine, pictorial eps, pp.(1-2) 3-288, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs and sketches.
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$110

003544
HEDGE, John

Trout Fishing in New South Wales
Abbey Publishing Co. Sydney 1963 Second Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Now Prot.) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth As New
Green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine, triple blindstamped border to front cover , pp. [1- 8], 9-204, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs and b&w sketches and maps. Dw unclipped; its only defect is a light vertical crease to the front cover. The map in the back pocket is as new.
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$180

003543
HEDGE, John

Trout Fishing in New South Wales
Abbey Publishing Co. Sydney 1962 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth Near Fine
green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine, pp. [1- 8], 9-176, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs and b&w sketches and maps, cover corners and backstrip edges very lightly rubbed o/w fine, dw unclipped, chipped at head of spine and with minor closed splits to top and bottom of turnovers.
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$350

147668
HENZELL, H.P.

The Art and Craft of Loch Fishing
Philip Allan
8.75"x5.75", green cloth, black titles to spine, blindstamped border to front cover, frontis photograph of author, pp. (1-10), 11-217 incl. index, illustrated by b&w photographs, line drawings and colour fly photographs, ex-lib stamp on front pastedown, light foxing throughout, spine sunned, minor staining to covers, slight damage to front cover edge.
1937 first edition, good condition, no dw
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$45

147670
HOLE, Chris

Exotic Fly-Fishing in the South Seas
Kangaroo Press Pty. Ltd. (Kenthurst, NSW, 1996)
11.25"x8.5", pictorial card covers, black titles to spine, blue eps, frontis and title page watercolour sketches, pp. (1-5), 6-96 incl. index, signed by the author with gift inscription tipped-in, illustrated by colour photographs, maps and watercolour sketches, slight damage to bottom of covers.
Signed 1996 first edition, book in good condition
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$40

147669
HOLE, Chris

Heaven on a Stick A self illustrated anecdotal examination of fly-fishing and fly-fishing retreats around the world
Kangaroo Press Pty. Ltd. (Kenthurst, NSW, 1993)
11.5"x8.5", red cloth, gilt titles to spine, light green eps, frontis photograph, pp. (1-5) 6-216 incl. index, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs, maps and watercolour sketches, cover corners lightly worn.
1993 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$30

147671
HUGHES, Reginald D.

The Principles and Practice of Fly and Bait Casting
A & C Black Ltd. (London, 1924)
7.75"x5.5", deep aqua cloth, decorated spine with dark blue titles, front cover with blue border and sketch of fly-fisherman, pp. (i-iv) v-xii, (last blank) 1-80, illustrated by b&w photographs and line drawings, spine sunned, corners lightly rubbed, light foxing throughout, dw missing top and bottom of spine, top left hand corner of both front and rear covers.
1924 first edition, book in good condition, dw torn.
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$55

147672
IVENS, T.C.

Still Water Fly-Fishing A modern guide to angling in reservoirs and lakes
Andre Deutsch Limited (London, 1970)
8.75"x5.75", dark green cloth, silver titles to spine, pp. (1-11), 12-284 incl. index, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs and line drawings light foxing to edges, signed by the author
Revised and enlarged 1970 edition, signed by the author, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$45

147673
IWAMASA, Ken

Iwamasa Flies
Pruett Publishing Company (Boulder, Colorado, 1989)
8.5"x11", pictorial card covers, white titles to spine, pp. (i-xii), 1-110 incl. fly-tying notes, illustrated by b&w photographs.
1989 edition, book in very good condition.
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$80

004646
JAMES, Bill

Catching Trout in Australia
Australian Fishing Network Ringwood, Vic 1994 First Edition
10" x 7" Laminated Boards Fine
Pictorial laminated boards, pp. (1-12), 13-159 incl. glossary, illustrated by b&w photographs and sketches, ffep signed by the author.
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$50

147674
JAMES, Bill

Trout Streams of mainland Australia
Australian Fishing Network (Croydon South, Victoria1999)
11.75"x8.5", pictorial card covers,white titles to spine, pp. 1-135 incl. index, illustrated by numerous b&w photographs and maps.
1999 first edition, book in very good condition.
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$35

147675
JOHNSON, Stephen

Fishing From Afar
Peter Davies (London, 1947)
8"x5.5", blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, frontis photograph of author, top edges blue, pp. (1-4), 5-154, illustrated by b&w photographs, small tear a bottom of dw.
1947 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$80

147567
JONES, Hector V. (As told to Ray Aitchison)

Recollecting the Early Days of Tasmania's Trout Fisheries

Green stapled card covers, black titles and decoration to front cover, pp. (i-ii, 1) 2-30, December 1977, obituary of the author laid-in.
A scarce little booklet on Tasmania's early trout fisheries
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$195

147570
JOSELAND, Howard

Angling in Australia and Elsewhere
Stevens Publishing Pty. Ltd., (Launceston, 2002)
Full green leather, black titles to upper board and spine, cream eps, 128 pp. illustrated by 3 colour plates tipped-in and numerous b&w photographs.
No. 125 of a limited edition reprint of 200 copies of the 1921 first eition, new condition, copy prospectus laid-in.
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$150

004599
JOSELAND, Howard

Angling in Australia and Elsewhere
Art in Australia Limited Sydney 1921 First Edition
7.75" x 4.5" Hardcover Very Good
Quarter tan cloth/grey papered boards, black titles to upper board and spine, pp (i-viii) 1-128, illustrated by b&w photographs and tipped-in reproductions, light-coloured stains to lower half of backstrip, signature "A. BUXTON" on half-title.
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$795

147566
JOSELAND, Howard

Angling in Australia and Elsewhere
The Joseland Society, Launceston, 2002.
8vo, 128pp., 3 tipped-in coloured plates and other b&w illustrations, eps illustrating "The Bredbo", arguably Australia's first locally tied fly. Specimen fly tied by Mick Hall fixed to title page.
A facsimile edition of 40 copies of the 1921 original, bound in green and tan leather with gilt titles and decoration, in a handsome velvet-lined tan leather solander box.
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$495

147676
JULIAN, Peter

Fly Fishing for Trout Down Under
Kangaroo Press (Kenthurst, NSW, 2001)
9.25"x6", pictorial card covers, black titles to spine, pp. (i-v) vi-xiv, 1-130 incl. index, illustrated by colour photographs
2001 first edition, book in as-new condition.
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$30

147624
KELSON

The Salmon Fly: How To Dress It and How To Use It Veritas Emineat Gloriam
The Flyfisher's Classic Library
9.5"X6", full black faux crocodile leather, gilt decoration to upper board, gilt bands & titles to spine, marbled eps, aeg, colour frontis of the author, pp. (i-iv), v-lxlv, 1-510, plus 45 pp "announcements"
1995 Centenary facsimile reprint of the 1895 classic originally published by the author, in black buckram slipcase, book and slipcase both as-new.
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$275

147625
KELSON, George M.

The "Land and Water" Salmon Flies 1886-1902
The Flyfisher's Classic Library (Bovey Tracey, Devon, 1993)
9.5"X6", quarter black faux crocodile leather/black cloth, gilt decoration to upper board, gilt bands, decoration and titles to spine, marbled eps, teg, pp. (1-8) 9-128, illustrated by numerous colour plates and b&w sketches.
1993 first edition in black cloth slipcase, both as-new, limited edition of 1000 copies.
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$195

004635
LAMB, Dana

The Fishing's Only Part of It
Amwell Press Clinton, New Jersey 1982 First Edition
8.5" x 5.5" Cloth As New
Dark green cloth, gilt decoration to upper board, gilt bands, decoration and titles to spine, light brown eps, pp.(i-vi) vii-xv, 1-171 plus colophon, illustrated by numerous b&w line drawings.
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$50

147634
LEISER, Eric

The Dettes, A Catskill Legend Their story and their classic tying techniques shown in over two hundred photographs
Willowkill Press (New York, 1992)
9.5"x7", quarter cream cloth/cream papered boards, cream eps, pp. (1-8) 9-268 incl. index, illustrated by b&w photographs and 2 pages of colour photographs, ffep signed by the author and Winnie and Mary Dette.
1992 first edition, book and dw (now protected) both as-new, dw unclipped.
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$75

004649
McCAUSLAND, M.E.

Fly-Fishing in Australia and New Zealand
Lothian Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd. Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney First Edition
Dust Jacket Poor (now protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Cloth Fine
Green cloth, black titles to spine, frontis colour photograph, pp. (1-6) 7-222, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs, dw lacks lower half from front cover and spine and 7cm x 9cm section from top r.h. corner of back cover, n.d.(1949).
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$120

147677
McCRISTAL, Vic

Great Fishing with Lures
K.G.Murray Publishing Company Pty. Ltd (Sydney, 2000)
9.25"x6.25", dark blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-6) 7-224 incl. index, Illustrated by colour and b&w photographs, top edge lightly foxed, dw lightly aged.
1972 reprint, book and dw (now protected) in very good condition.
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$30

004653
McDONALD, John

The Origins of Angling
The Easton Press Norwalk, Connecticut 1997 Reprint
11.25" x 8" Full-Leather As New
Full black leather, gilt borders and decoration to upper board, gilt bands, decoration and titles, with raised bands to spine, gilt borders and decoration to lower board, silk moire eps, frontis reproduction by Howard, pp. (i-xiv) 1-273, aeg, pink silk ribbon page marker, large book, postage quote recommended before order.
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$60

004082
MACKENZIE, Ron [Dinas Vawr]

The Ratbag Mind of Dinas Vawr
Algona Publications Pty. Ltd. Montrose, VIC. 1978 Limited First Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Now Prot.) 8.5" x 5.5" Hard Cover Fine
No. 69 of a limited edition "of 500 copies, or the number of pre-publication orders plus 100 " (JimFindlay) Yellow cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. 1 - 175, dw spine sunned. Signed by Ron Mackenzie, and Dinas Vawr (his mark).
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$60

147678
MARBURY, Mary Orvis

Favourite Flies and their Histories With many replies from practical anglers to inquiries concerning how, when, and where to use them
The Wellfleet Press - A division of Book Sales Inc. (Secaucus, NJ, 1988)
9.5"x6.75", dark green cloth, copper titles to spine, pp. (i-x), (1) 2-522 incl. index, frontis photograph, illustrated by b&w photographs, thirty-two colour plates of flies and six insect engravings, water damage to lower rh corner of pages and dw.
1988 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in good condition
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$50

147679
MARTIN, Darrel

The Fly Fisher's Illustrated Dictionary
The Lyons Press (Guilford, Connecticut, 2004)
9"x6", pictorial card covers, yellow titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) vii-xii (last blank) 1-276 incl. bibliography, illustrated by b&w photographs and line drawings.
2004 paperback edition, book in as-new condition
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$30

147680
MAUNSELL, G.W.

The Fisherman's Vade Mecum A compendium of precepts, counsel, knowledge and experience in most matters pertaining to fishing for trout, sea trout, salmon and pike.
Adam & Charles Black (London, 1952)
6.5"x4.25", dark red cloth , gilt titles to spine, pp. (i-iv), v-x (last blank) 1-522 incl. index, illustrated with line drawings, light foxing to edges.
1952 revised edition, book and dw (now protected) in very good condition.
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$30

147626
MOTTRAM

Fly-Fishing: Some New Arts and Mysteries
The Flyfisher's Classic Library (Devon, 1994)
9.5""X6", quarter light brown leather/grey cloth, gilt decoration to upper board and spine, black titles to spine, grey eps, pp. (i-iv) v-xxii, 1-272, illustrated by b&w sketches and photographs.
1994 reprint of Mottram's 1915 original, in grey buckram slipcase, book and slipcase both as-new.
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$60

003884
NELSON, William

Fishing in Eden - A Record of Fifty Years with Rod and Line in the Valleys of the Eden and Eamont; to Which are Added Some Practical Notes on Flies and Tackle.
H.F. & G. Witherby London 1922 First Edition
9" x 6." Cloth Very Good
Green cloth, blindstamped borders to front cover, gilt bands and titles to spine, coloured frontis plate of flies, and 12 other plates and 1 map (all present), pp. [1-4], 5-208 incl Index, corners rubbed, some foxing to early & late pp., lacks rear fep.signatures of previous owners on frontis verso and front pastedown.
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$190

147681
OGBORNE, Chris

Advanced Stillwater Fishing
David & Charles (Newton Abbot, Devon, 1993)
9.75"x7.75", mid-blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-6), 7-168 incl. index, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs and line drawings.
1993 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in as-new condition
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$45

147682
OVERFIELD, T. Donald

G.E.M.Skues: The Way of a Man with a Trout
Ernest Benn Limited (London, 1977)
8.75"x5.75", brown cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-4), 5-288 incl. index, a collection of Skues articles and letters published in the 'Journal of the Flyfisher's Club' 1911-1948, illustrated with b&w photographs, light foxing to top edge.
1977 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in very good condition
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$40

147622
PARKER, F. Critchley

Record of Fish Killed at the Great Lake, Western Tier, Tasmania, from April, 1893, Compiled from Tom Earley's Records
(Brian Cadle)
9"X11", half tan/green morocco, gilt titles to upper board only, pp. (1-2) 3-33.
Scarce 1985 facsimile reprint, from the collection of David Featherstone, with his bookplate fixed to the ffep.
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$575

004094
PATTERSON, George

Angling in the Andes
The K.G. Murray Publishing Company Pty. Ltd. Sydney 1961 First Edition
8.75" x 5.5" Cloth Fine
Green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. [1-14] 15-118, illustrated by colour photographs and b&w sketches, trimmed sections of the dw laid-in.
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$95

004707
PATTERSON, George

Chasing Rainbows - Happy Days Along the Trout Streams
The K.G. Murray Publishing Company Pty. Ltd. Sydney First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.75" x 5.5" Cloth Fine
Light blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-12) 13-100 incl. index, illustrated by colour photographs and b&w line drawings, dw unclipped,corners lightly rubbed, previous owner's signature on ffep.
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$310

147683
PEARSON, Alan

Trout Angler's Angles An approach to stillwaters
The Crowood Press Ltd. (Swindon, Wiltshire,1990)
9.5"x6.75", dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (1-8), 9-175 incl. index, illustrated by b&w and colour photographs.
1990 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in as-new condition
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$30

147684
PLATTS, W. Carter

Modern Trout Fishing
Adam & Charles Black (London, 1938)
9"x5.75", brown cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (i-iv), v-xii, 1-244 incl. index, top edge coloured, spine lightly sunned, dw missing small area at head and foot of spine, also small tear on back and worn edges, illustrated by b&w photographs,
1938 first edition, book in very good condition, dw worn.
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$80

147685
PLATTS, W. Carter

Trout Streams and Salmon Rivers - Their Management and Improvement
The Field Press Ltd., (London, 1930)
8.75"x5.5", dark green cloth, gilt decoration to upper board, gilt titles to spine and upper board, pp. (1-7), 8-218 incl. index, spine sunned, previous owner's label on front pastedown, light foxing to edges.
N.D. (1930 first edition), book in good condition.
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$60

147686
RIPHAGEN, Dean

The South African Fly-Fishing Handbook
New Holland Publishers (UK) Ltd. (1998)
11.25"x8.75", pictorial card covers, white tiles to spine, photographed eps, pp. (1-7), 8-192 incl. index, illustrated by numerous colour photographs and sketches.
1998 first edition, book and dw (now protected) in as-new condition.
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$50

147687
RITCHIE, Jack

The Australian Trout Its introduction and acclimatisation in Victorian waters.
The Victorian Fly-Fisher's Association (Melbourne, 1988)
8.5"x6", white cloth, green decoration to upper board, green titles to spine and upper board, brown eps, author's signature on ffep, printed in sepia tones on cream paper, pp. (i-iv), 1-104 incl. index, illustrated with sepia toned photographs and sketches.
1998 first edition, signed by the author, book and dw (now protected) in as-new condition.
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$40

147688
ROBERTS, Col

Fishing for Wild Images
Kimberley Images (WA) Pty. Ltd. (Kelmscott, WA 2003)
8.5"x11.75", pictorial card covers, white titles to spine and upper cover, pp. 1-168 incl. photographic notes, full colour marine, wildlife and landscape photography.
2003 first edition, book in as-new condition
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$40

147689
ROBERTSON, R. MacDonald (Compiled)

Wade the River....Drift the Loch Angling in Scottish waters
Oliver and Boyd, (Edinburgh & London, 1948)
8.75"x5.75", light blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, coloured top edge, b&w photograph of Loch Assynt from "The Field" magazine dated 29th January 1949 laid-in and extract of accompanying article on ffep, frontis b&w photograph, pp. (i-vi), vii-xvi, 1-176, spine sunned, slight wear on corners and edges, previous owner's labels on front pastedown.
1948 first edition, book in fair condition
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$35

003708
ROBERTSON, Wm. M.D.

The Angling Resorts of Scotland
William Hodge & Company, Limited Edinburgh and Glasgow 1933 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 7.25" x 5" Papered Boards Fine +
Pale blue papered boards, black titles and decoration to front cover only, pp.i-viii, 1- 139 incl Index plus 8pp. ads, small circular bookplates on front fly and pastedown, eps lightly foxed, dw front corners worn.
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$50

004636
RYAN Jack

Trout Fishing and Other Freshwater Fishing
E.W.Cole Book Arcade Melbourne New and Much Enlarged Edition
7.25" x 4.75" Wrappers Good
Decorated wrappers, stapled, pp. (1-8) 9-64 plus Coles 17 page catalogue of books, n.d. c1925, covers soiled, corners dog-eared, head & tail of spine worn.
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$60

004068
SAUTELLE, John

Champagne Fly Fishing
Tas-Trout Publications Rosny Park, TAS. 1990 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 9" x 6.5" Cloth As New
Navy cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. [i-iv], 1- 140, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs.
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$60

004611
SCHOLES, David

The Enchanting Break O'Day
Stevens Publishing Launceston TAS. 2000 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 11.5" x 8.5" Hard Cover As New
Black cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to front cover and spine, decorative map eps, pp. 1-159 incl Index, illustrated by sepia photographs and artwork.
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$140

003706
SCHOLES, David

Fly-fisher in Tasmania
Melbourne University Press Parkville, VIC. 1961 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good + (Now protected) 8.75" x 5.5" Cloth Near Fine
Mustard cloth,white on red titles to spine, aerial photograph eps, pp. i-xiv, 1- 208 incl Index, v. light splash mark at top of front board, dw corners rubbed, small circular bookplate to front pastedown.
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$185

003558
SCHOLES, David

Fly-fisher in Tasmania - An Acquaintance with the Trout of the Rivers and Lakes of Tasmania, Australia
Melbourne University Press Melbourne 1961 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Fine
Orange and white cloth-textured papered boards, white titles to spine on red background patch, aerial map eps, pp. i-xiv, 1- 208 incl Index, illustrated by numerous b&w photographs, sketches and maps, dw unclipped but with corners and edges rubbed and 1" hole along rear turnover, gift inscription on ffep verso.
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$175

004610
SCHOLES, David

Macquarie River Reflections
Stevens Publishing Launceston TAS. 2003 Limited First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 11" x 8.5" Cloth As New
No.670 of a limited edition of 1000 copies,white cloth with black titles to spine, photograph eps, pp. 1-112 incl index, illustrated by sepia photographs and maps,.
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$140

147621
SCHOLES, David

Macquarie River Reflections
Stevens Publishing Pty. Ltd. (Launceston, 2003)
11.25"X8", full tan leather, blindstamped titles and decoration to upper board and spine, b&w fishing photograph let-in to upper board, photograph eps, pp. 1-112 incl. index, 2 copies of frontis photograph laid-in.
No. 133 of a limited edition of 250 copies, signed by the author on title page.
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$325

003646
SCHOLES, David

Memory Hold the Rod
Compleat Flyfisher Melbourne 1995 Limited First Edition
36 x 51cm Full-Leather As New
No.356 of a limited edition of 1000.Full black leather with blindstamped decoration, gilt titles to front cover and spine, colour print of Scholes watercolour tipped to centre of front cover, decorative eps, 151pp., illustrated throughout, mostly in colour, 10 full-page reproductions of watercolours by the author, signed by him on the title page, Certificate of Authenticity signed by the author laid-in. Four coloured prints in folder included. .
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$495

003649
SCHOLES, David

Ripples, Runs & Rises - The Charm and Mystique of Fly-fishing
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst N.S.W. 1988 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 10.75" x 8.5" Hardcover As New
Maroon cloth, gilt titles to spine, photograph eps, pp. [1-11] 12-96 incl Index, illustrated by colour and b&w photographs, small circular bookplate of Allan John Jarvis on ffep.
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$120

004616
SCHOLES, David

Trout and Trouting
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst N.S.W. 1993 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 9.75" x 7.25" Hardcover As New
Brown cloth-textured papered boards, white titles to spine, sepia photograph eps, pp. [1-6] 7- 88 incl Index, illustrated by b&w photographs.
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$65

003669
SCHOLES, David

Trout Days - Some Reflections and Conclusions After Many Years of Grand and Eventful Fly-fishing
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst N.S.W. 1986 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 8.5" x 5.5" Hardcover Fine +
Gray cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, photograph eps, pp. 1-160 incl Index, illustrated by b&w sketches and maps, corners v. lightly rubbed.
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$75

004088
SCHOLES, David

Trout Quest
Stevens Publishing Launceston TAS. 2005 Limited Edition Reprint
8.5" x 5.5" Full-Leather Fine
No. 31 of a limited edition reprint of 150 copies for Compleat Fly Fisher, full crushed morocco, onlaid portrait of David Scholes, gilt titles to front cover and spine, pp. i-vi, 1- 216, illustrated by b&w sketches,
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$120

003841
SCHOLES, David

Trout Quest
Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd Melbourne 1969 First Edition
Dust Jacket Near Fine (Now Prot.) 9.5" x 6" Hardcover Near Fine
Mid-blue cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, dark grey eps, pp. [i-x], 1- 215, illustrated by b&w sketches, , dw unclipped, with 2cm closed tear to top margin of back cover.
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$120

004081
SCHOLES, David

Trutta the Trout
Gryphon Books Pty. Ltd. Nettley, S.A. 2005 Limited Edition Reprint
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 9.5" x 7" Cloth As New
Limited edition reprint of 1500 copies.Golden cloth, gilt decoration to front cover, gilt titles to spine, dark green eps, unpaginated, illustrated by the b&w artwork of Monica Bisits.
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$50

004613
SCHOLES, David

The Way of an Angler - An Appreciation of Fly-Fishing on Many Waters
The Jacaranda Press Brisbane 1963 First Edition
Dust Jacket Near Fine (Now Prot.) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Fine
Dark grey decorative cloth, brown titles to cream spine, frontis photograph, pp. [1-6], 7-184, illustrated by b&w photographs, ffep partly browned, dw unclipped, dw corners lightly rubbed.
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$195

004601
SCHOLES, David. (as Told to Tony Ritchie)

Fly-Fishing Pictorial
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst N.S.W. 1990 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 9" x 10.5" Hard Cover As New
Brown cloth-textured papered boards, white titles to spine, photograph/eps, pp. (1-6) 7-128 incl. index.
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$110

004652
SENIOR, W. ("Red Spinner")

Travel and Trout in the Antipodes. An Anglers Sketches in Tasmania and New Zealand.
George Robertson Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, & Brisbane. 1880 First Edition
7.5" x 4.75" Cloth Very Good
Decorated blue cloth, black titles to upper board, gilt titles and decoration to spine, rebacked, preserving original covers and backstrip, hinges reinforced internally, brown eps, pp. (i-vii) viii-xii, (1-3) 4-315, binding sound.
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$520

004638
SENIOR, William ("Red Spinner")

Lines in Pleasant Places, Being the Aftermath of an Old Angler
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd. London 1920 First Edition
7.75" x 5" Cloth Very Fine
Green cloth, black border and titles to upper board, black titles to spine, pp.(1-9) 10-276, half-title inscribed "Loreto Convent Reading Room", minor foxing to eps, pp.275-6 bound out of order as the penultimate, instead of the ultimate leaf, very fine copy showing negligible wear.
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$85

004651
SENIOR, William ("Red Spinner")

Near and Far - An Anglers Sketches of Home Sport and Colonial Life
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington Ltd. London 1890 Reprint
7.45" x 5" Cloth Near Fine
Brown cloth, black titles to upper board, gilt bands and titles to spine, brown eps, pp. (i-vii) viii-xv, (1) 2-304, outer and bottom edges untrimmed, corners lightly rubbed, early ad late pp. lightly foxed, binding sound.
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$75

004490
SHIPLEY, William

True Treatise on the Art of Fly-Fishing, Trolling Etc.,as Practised on the Dove, and on the Principal Streams of the Midland Counties; Applicable to Every Trout and Grayling River in the Empire.
Simpkin Marshall & Co. London 1838 First Edition
7.75" x 4.5" Cloth Good +
Gray cloth, blindstamped decoration to both boards, gilt titles to spine, yellow eps, frontis engraving of fishing scene, pp. [i-iii] iv-xxxvi (last blank), 1-264, illustrated by several small engravings, corners and head, tail & edges of backstrip worn, front pastedown signed "N.W. Shipley No. 159 Queen's Walk, Nottingham", small typed name-label on ffep.
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$175

004648
SKUES, G.E.M.

The Way of a Trout with a fly and Some Further Studies in Minor Tactics
Asam & Charles Black London 1949 Fourth Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8.75" x 5.5" Cloth Fine
Green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) vii-xviii, 1-271 plus 1 page advertisement, previous owner's namestamp on ffep and p.vi, dw corners lightly worn, press obituary of author laid-in.
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$50

003399
SLOANE, Rob & FRENCH, Greg

Trout Guide - A Guide to Trout Fishing in Tasmania's Central Highlands
Tas-Trout Publications Rosny Park, TAS. 1991 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Card Covers As New
Pictorial card covers, coloured titles to front cover and spine, pp 1- 140, illustrated by b&w photographs and maps.
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$60

003742
SLOANE, Robert D.

The Truth About Trout - Observation, Presentation and the Functional Fly.
Tas-Trout Publications Rosny Park, TAS. 1983 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 9.25" x 6.25" Hardcover Fine
Brown cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, pp. i-xii, 1- 178, illustrated by b&w and coloured photographs, front fly inscribed "Best Wishes Rob Sloane", ffep signed by a previous owner and with bookplate attached, dw corners rubbed.
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$195

003712
SLOANE, Robert D.

The Truth About Trout - Observation, Presentation, and the Functional Fly
Tas-Trout Publications Rosny Park, TAS. 1988 Reprint
9" x 6." Card Covers Fine
Pictorial card covers, white titles to front cover and spine, pp. i-xii, 1- 178, illustrated by b&w photographs.
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$40

003711
SLOANE, Robert D.

The Truth About Trout- Observation, Presentation, and the Functional Fly
Tas-Trout Publications Rosny Park, TAS. 1983 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 9.25" x 6.25" Cloth Fine
Brown cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. i-xii, 1- 178, illustrated by b&w photographs, front flyleaf inscribed "Best Wishes Rob Sloane", small circular bookplate on front pastedown, dw corners rubbed.
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$195

004633
SLOANE, Robert (editor), CROSSE, Malcolm (compiler)

Australia's Best Trout Flies.
Fly Fish Australia Inc. Hobart Tasmania 1997 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 10" x 7" Hardcover As New
Black cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles to spine, yellow eps, pp. (1-7), 8-135 incl. index, illustrated by colour photographs and b&w sketches.
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$50

003707
STODDART,Thomas Tod

The Art of Angling as Practised in Scotland
W. & R Chambers Edinburgh 1835 First Edition
6.5" x 4" Cloth Fine
Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to spine, a later rebinding, pp. i-iv, 1- 156, illustrated by b&w engravings of fish scattered through the text, 2 small bookplates on front pastedown, previous owner's signature on title page.
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$210

004569
TAYLOR, Harvey J.

An Australian Angler. An Autobiography
The Author 2009 Limited First Edition
8.5" x 6" Hard Cover New
No. 13 of a limited edition of 60 copies, burgundy faux leather, gilt titles to spine, cream eps, pp (i-viii) 1-143, illustrated by b&w photographs, author's favourite fly (Hare & Copper nymph) tipped-in to front pastedown.
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$300

004092
TAYLOR, Harvey J.

Shannon Rise Revisited
Blubber Head Press Hobart Tas. 1994 Second Edition
8.25" x 5.5" Card Covers Fine
Photograph card cover, pp. [i-vii] viii-xi, 1- 68, illustrated by b&w photographs, spine sunned, signed by the author on title page.
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$50

147636
TRAVER, Robert

Trout Magic
Crown Publishers Inc. (New York, 1974)
10"x7', quarter scarlet cloth/black papered boards, black titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) 1-216, illustrated by the b&w art of Milton C. Weiler
1974 first edition, book fine, and unclipped dw (now protected) in v.g. condition.
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$50

004647
TURNBULL, John

A Fly on the Stream - Some Tips for Trout Fishermen
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1968 First Edition
9.5" x 6" Cloth Fine
Green cloth, gilt titles to spine, green eps, colour frontis, pp. (i-xii), 1-123, illustrated by b&w photographs, covers lightly flecked.
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$50

004751
VENABLES, Bernard

The Gentle Art of Angling
Max Reinhardt 1955 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 8" x 5." Cloth Fine
Grey/green cloth, gilt titles to spine, pp. (i-vi) 1-186, illustrated by the author's b&w sketches, dw price-clipped, corners rubbed.
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$50

004736
WEIGALL, Philip

Fishing Season
Exisle Publishing Limited Wollombi, N.S.W. 2009 First Edition
8" x 5.5" Full-Leather As New
No. 44 of a limited edition of 99 copies, full maroon leather, gilt titles to front cover and spine, blank Derrydale Press book-plate on ffep, scarlet eps, pp.(i-viii) ix, (1-2) 3-186, illustrated in colour by the art of Trevor Hawkins.
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$220

004099
WEIGALL, Philip

Trout'n About - A Victorian Flyfisher
Australian Fishing Network Pty Ltd Ringwood VIC. 1994 First Edition
10" x 7" Laminated Boards As New
Black laminated pictorial boards, white titles to front cover and spine, pp. [1-7] 8-95, illustrated by b&w photographs, inscribed by the author on title page.
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$45

004098
WEIGALL, Philip

Victorian Fly Water - A Fly Fisher's Guide to Victoria's Trout Streams and Lakes
Australian Fishing Network Pty Ltd Croydon South, VIC. 2003 Limited First Edition
10" x 7" Full-Leather As New
No. 14 of a limited edition of 100 copies, full black leather, gilt titles to front cover and spine, pp. [1-6] 7- 112 incl index, illustrated by colour photographs and maps, signed by the author on ffep.
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$95

004160
WEIGALL, Philip

Victorian Fly Water - A Fly Fisher's Guide to Victoria's Trout Streams and Lakes
Australian Fishing Network Pty Ltd Croydon South, VIC. 2003 First Edition
Dust Jacket As New 10" x 7" Card Covers As New
Colour photograph card covers, rounded corners, pp. [1-5] 6 - 112 incl. Index of Victorian Fly Waters. The jacket is the original fitted plastic heavy-duty transperent plastic cover.
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$50

004514
WIGRAM, R.H.

The Fly
Stevens Publishing Pty Ltd Launceston TAS. 2002 Limited First Edition
8.25" x 6" Full-Leather As New
No. 201 of a limited edition of 250 copies. Full leather, blindstamped titles and inlaid pictorial to front cover, gilt titles to spine, photograph eps, pp. 1- 63 incl Index.
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$395

147568
WIGRAM, R.H.

Nymph Fishing in the Southern Hemisphere
Angling and Gun Sport (Sydney, 1939)
Full green faux leather hardcover, title gold-blocked on front cover, pp. (1-4) 5-24 plus eps.
Facsimile edition published 1992, probably limited to 50 copies (Findlay: "Australian Fishing Books" Joseland Society, 2014, p511)
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$350

004752
WIGRAM, R.H.

The Shannon Rise
Telegraph Publications Pty. Ltd. Launceston TAS. 1993 Limited Edition Reprint
7" x 5" Hardcover As New
Green leatherette boards, gilt titles to upper board, eps facsimile of first edition card covers, pp.(1-4) 5-47, illustrated by several b&w photographs.
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$250

147571
WIGRAM, R.H.

The Shannon Rise Tasmania's Fishing Miracle
Telegraph Publications Pty. Ltd., (Launceston)
First edition (1953) 12mo, 48pp., stapled, illustrated by b&w photographs, wrappers, very good, spine rubbed.
Jim Findlay, in "Australian Fishing Books" (The Joseland Society, 2014) writes: "This fragile paperback is one of our most sought-after books". (p. 514)
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$1175

004605
WIGRAM, R.H.

The Shannon Rise-Tasmania's Fishing Miracle
Telegraph Publications Pty. Ltd. Launceston TAS. First Edition
7.25" x 4.25" Wrappers Fine
Pictorial stapled wrappers, n.d. (1953), pp. (1-4), 5-47, illustrated by b&w photographs, "1953" written in circled biro on p.4, head & tail of spine lightly rubbed. RARE.
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$1350

004076
WIGRAM, R.H.

Trout and Fly in Tasmania
Stevens Publishing Pty Ltd Launceston TAS. 2002 Limited Edition Reprint
8" x 6" Full-Leather As New
No. 143 of a limited edition reprint of 250 copies. Full leather, red titles and pictorial to front cover, red titles to spine, pp. [i - xii] 1- 94 plus Appendix.
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$420

004596
WIGRAM, R.H.

Trout and Fly in Tasmania
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1938 First Edition
7.5" x 5." Cloth Fine
Light green cloth, black borders and titles to upper board, black bands and titles to spine, pp (i-xiv), 1-94 plus 2pp. appendix, illustrated by b&w photographs, neat gift inscription on ffep.
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$595

003542
WIGRAM, R.H.

Trout and Fly in Tasmania
Angus & Robertson Ltd. Sydney 1938 First Edition
Dust Jacket Fine (Facsimile) 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Cloth Fine
Aquamarine cloth, black borders and titles to front cover and spine, frontis author portrait, pp. [i-xiv], 1- 96, dw is a b&w facsimile of an unclipped dw, somewhat smudged on back cover.
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$795

004089
WIGRAM, R.H.

The Uncertain Trout
Georgian House Melbourne 1951 First Edition
Dust Jacket Very Good (Now Protected) 9." x 7" Cloth Very Good
Fawn cloth, gilt titles to spine, frontis photograph, pp. [i-viii] ix-xvi, 1- 72, illustrated by b&w photographs, eps half-browned, previous owner's signature on ffep, lower outer corner of rear fep lightly fished, dw unclipped, but with several small splits internally repaired.
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$340

147577
WILSON, Peter

The Cast From cane to carbon
Prowess Publishing & Media (Miena, Tas., 2006)
First edition, full green leather, colour photograph of the author onlaid to upper board, gilt titles to upper board and spine, pp. 1-144 incl. index, illustrated by numerous b& w photographs.
Limited edition No. 47 of 50, signed by the author on the title page, in as-new condition.
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$395

004105
WILSON, Peter

The Cast - From Cane to Carbon
Prowess Publishing & Media Miena, TAS. 2006 Limited First Edition
Dust Jacket As New (Now Protected) 10" x 7" Laminated Boards Fine
No. 398 of a limited edition of 1000, pictorial laminated boards, pp. 1-144, illustrated by numerous colour photographs, inscribed by the author on title page.
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$80

004223
WILSON, Sir Samuel

Salmon at the Antipodes Being an Account of the Successful Introduction of Salmon and Trout Into Australian Waters
Edward Stanford London 1879 Third Edition
7.25" x 5" Cloth Very Good
Decorative blue cloth covers, silver salmon image and black decoration to upper board with gilt titles, gilt bands and titles to spine with black decoration, lemon eps, pp: frontis photograph, [i-iii] iv [v] vi [vii] viii, foldout map of Victoria, [1] 2-252 incl. Index, corners rubbed, head & tail of backstrip worn, with small splits, spine lightly sunned, binding sound & tight, no markings.
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$1450

147633
WULFF, Lee

Tha Atlantic Salmon
Lyons & Burford (New York, 1983)
11"X8.5", quarter black cloth, black papered boards, white titles to spine, pp. (i-v) vi-viii, 1-280, illustrated by numerous b&w and colour photographs.
1983 first edition, book and unclipped dw (now protected) both as-new.
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$50