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THE WAYFARING TREE, "B. B."  (D.J.WATKINS PITCHFORD)
1 "B. B." (D.J.WATKINS PITCHFORD) THE WAYFARING TREE
LONDON HOLLIS & CARTER 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book D.J.WATKINS-PITCHFORD 
Navy Blue Buckram Cloth Boards with silver titles to spine and flight of birds to upper panel. 220 x 160 mm approx. x + 198pp. Top edge stained blue. Frontis + 11 other full page scrapper board illustrations as called for + chapter head vignettes and one other illustration in text. First Edition 1st printing. Reflections on childhood, friends, expeditions in search of birds and early wildfowling adventures, attempts at fishing and shooting and pilgimage to W.H.Hudson's lodgings. VG/VG (Book - fading to extremities of boards with dust soiling to top edges. Light foxing spots to end papers. Previous owner name and date in ink on front paste down obscured by jacket flap fold. War economy paper of book block evenly tanned. Dust Jacket - colour rubbed to extremities with some loss - max 5mm approx around head of spine and 15mm approx tear to top rear panel. Respectably clean and now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve to which matching coloured paper has been inserted to mask the stark white of the backing paper so as not to draw the eye on the bookshelf. Non price clipped cover12s.6d. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. A very presentable copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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CHATTERBOX  Annual, -------
2 ------- CHATTERBOX Annual
London DEAN & Son Ltd 1950 Hard Back Good Book 260x190mm Approx 
H/b undated chiildrens annual c. 1950's Pictorial Boards ( Pictorial Top board. Children fishing off Harbour Wall.Red cloth quarter binding.Frontis Johnny Pahene Underwater Fighting a Squid . 188pp.+ Kiwi Boot Polish advert and rhyme - Percy Pig. ( wear to edges of boards with board exposed in places and at corners. Some slight freying to cloth head and foot of spine. End papers sound. p17 has 30mm tear and triangular loss of 20x7mm approx- does not involve loss of text. Two or three of the puzzles have been completed in ink). PLS See our image 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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THE HARDY BOOK OF FLIES, --------
3 -------- THE HARDY BOOK OF FLIES
WILLOWBURN ALNWICK HARDY 1970 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Plastic Laminated covers, Stapled Binding. 190 x 130 mm approx. Undated, 4 branches head office and factory Willowburn Alnwick. Circa 1960's early 1970's STD code for telephone nos.24 pp. Designed and printed by Bemrose. 16pp of colour plates of flies most generally used for trout, seatrout and salmon. + colour plate of parts of a Salmon fly + 1 page- Hooks. VG A Little light shelf soiling to covers. No previous owner name or insc. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual booklet offered for sale. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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JAPANESE FISH illustrated Hundreds Ciolour plates., ---..---
4 ---..--- JAPANESE FISH illustrated Hundreds Ciolour plates.
JAPAN JAPANESE PUBLISHER 1985 4879580090 / 9784879580092 1st Edition Paper Back VG Book 256X180mm Approx 
448pps. larger format. blue col illus P/b in Laminated hard board colour illustrated Slipcase .The text entirely in Japanese A comprehensive listing with hundreds of colour plates.[Reference Guide] 256X180mm. approx. in slipcase. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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ORDERS , DECORATIONS , MEDALS , FISHING TACKLE , GUNS , MILITARIA & AERONAUTICA Sothby's Catalogue 1997, .------
5 .------ ORDERS , DECORATIONS , MEDALS , FISHING TACKLE , GUNS , MILITARIA & AERONAUTICA Sothby's Catalogue 1997
Billingshurst SOTHEBY'S of LONDON 1997 1st Edition Thus Paper Back VG+ Book 270x210mm Approx 
Large Slim P/b. illustrated Colour & b/w plates.Sothby's of London Catalogue of 10th-11th-12th November 1997 - held at Summers Place, Billingshurst, Sussex .Profusely illustrated. Laminated pages [ tight binding , no inscsp.no annotation. no notable defect: ] Worldwide modern sporting Guns , Rifles , antique Firearms ,Swords, Helmets ... - across all centuries plus Join the Air Force Posters , 6 in colour & some b/w, Unpaginated. 1167 Lots. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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TROUT FLIES A Discussion and a Dictionary, A COURTNEY WILLIAMS
6 A COURTNEY WILLIAMS TROUT FLIES A Discussion and a Dictionary
LONDON A & C BLACK Ltd 1932 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Sea Green Cloth Boards with silver titles to spine. 225 x 150 mm approx. xii + 224 pp. Frontis + 14 other plates of which 6 in colour all as called for. First Edition of this classic on all types of Trout flies and bates then in use rather than emphasis being placed on the dry fly used in chalk streams. With all other aspects discussed ie Non-Rising fish, Hooks and hook sizes, loch flies, colour, lake and reservoirs etc etc. Good (Book- Spine and top margin of front board sunned but no notable wear or soiling. Ink gift insc. to front paste down. Prelims and rear few pages as well as edges of book block foxed. Binding sound and no other notable defects). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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SEA AND COAST FISHING WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO CALM WATER FISHING IN INLETS AND ESTUARIES, AFLALO , F G
7 AFLALO , F G SEA AND COAST FISHING WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO CALM WATER FISHING IN INLETS AND ESTUARIES
LONDON GRANT RICHARDS 1901 1st Edition Hardcover VG Book 190x135 Mm Approx. 
Hard Cover , 1st edition , 1901 , VG , illustrated , Mid blue cloth boards with dark blue line illust. and titles to front board. Gilt titles to spine. b/w frontis+ 51 other illustrations being from photos and line drawings.228pp + 2 of fishing tackle adverts incl. Hardy's. With chapters on Fish, Tackle, Baits, How When and Where to fish. An interesting feature of this work are the lillustrations of the tackle in use at the time the book was written. vg( Moderate bumb to top corners, cloth a little marked on turn ins and light foxing to end papers. No previous owner name or inscription. Binding sound). 
Price: 28.50 GBP
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SALMON AND SEA TROUT FISHING, ALAN WRANGLES (EDITOR) CHANDLER, JOHN; HARTLEY, W.G.; BARK, CONRAD VOSS
8 ALAN WRANGLES (EDITOR) CHANDLER, JOHN; HARTLEY, W.G.; BARK, CONRAD VOSS SALMON AND SEA TROUT FISHING
LONDON DAVIS-POYNTER 1979 0706702298 / 9780706702293 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book ROBERTSHAW, BRIAN Signed by Author(s)
SIGNED Copy.Bottle Green boards with gilt titles to spine, 220x145mm approx. 179pp. The melding of hard scientific fact and opinion formed over many years of practical angling experience which forms a volume linking the past with the present and a lead into the future. Edited by Alan Wrangles, established angling writer and experienced international angler. Contributors John Chandler; Fellow of the Zoological Society; Gilbert Hartley, former Inspector of Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries and Conrad Voss Bark well known journalist and broadcaster with over 40 years fly fishing experience. The copy offered by us for sale is signed by Wrangles and Chandler to the front free end paper. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- Touch of shelf rubbing to extremities and Date and initials of former owner? above signatures on free end paper. Dust Jacket- Light rubbing - no nicks or tears and non price clipped. Supplied in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 11 November1937  No. 11, ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)
9 ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR) THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 11 November1937 No. 11
EASTBOURNE SUSSEX PRINTERS LTD (T.R.BECKETT) 1937 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 
Illustrated Card covers (sewn paperback) 245 x 185 mm approx. Volume 11 November1937 No. 11.pp xiv + 681 to 746. Articles include Wiggonholt Roman Villa by S.E.Winbolt, John Burgess of Dichling and America (part II) by David McLean, The Fishing Boats of Hastings by James Hornell.The Windmills of Sussex by H.E.S. Simmons, etc etc. Good- Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. binding sound.). Please see or image of the actual magazine offered for sale. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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LETTERS TO YOUNG FLY FISHERS, ASTON , SIR GEORGE  " George Southcote "
10 ASTON , SIR GEORGE " George Southcote " LETTERS TO YOUNG FLY FISHERS
London PHILIP ALLAN & Co Ltd 1926 1st Ediiton Hardcover Good Book 190x130mm Approx. 
Hard Cover , Good , 1st edition 1926 , 154pps , illustrated 8 mono plates plus Diagrams , 12 chpts , [ big trout / dry-fly / wet-fly / old style salmon fishing etc ] navy boards to book with gilt lettering to spine ,2mm softness top/tail spine , light edgwear , 40x40mm light stain and rippling to top rear , Interior - neat ink inscsp to fep with small stained area , sound copy , some fox creamed blotches throughout pages 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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TRAVELS WITH A TWO PIECE, BAILEY , JOHN , TURNBULL , CHRIS
11 BAILEY , JOHN , TURNBULL , CHRIS TRAVELS WITH A TWO PIECE
Ramsbury THE CROWOOD PRESS 1985 094628427X / 9780946284276 1st Edition Hard Back Fine VG+ Book 225x160mm Approx TURNBULL , CHRIS 
FINE Larger H/b in VG+ D/j.160pp. Renouned lifetime Angler John Bailey - author of Visible Waters - already considered by many to be a Classic in its field. illustrated by Chris Turnbill in line. He is also a fishing companion to the author.[ the Galven / Bure / chalk streams / nadder / Kennet Valley etc] dark olive end papers, navy cloth +gilt titles, book as new, no inscp , Fine [ Dust Jacket not price clipped. light edgewear.no tears. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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A HISTORY OF FLYFISHING, BARK , CONRAD VOSS
12 BARK , CONRAD VOSS A HISTORY OF FLYFISHING
LUDLOW Merlin Unwin Books 1992 1873674031 / 9781873674031 1st Ediiton Hardcover Fine- Fine Book 240x160mm Approx 
H/b, Dust jacket, FINE-/FINE, 1st ed. 202pp.illustrated 8 colour plates+ 22 b/w illustrations.Conrad voss Bark - Lifetime Fisherman since 1930's[also of BBC News and House of Commons renoun]intro; 20 chpts [Macedonian / Wyngis/ Cromwell's generation/ etc - arrival of Rolands/ Butterflies for Salmon /Poisoned resevoirs / Bell's bugs/ return to Plume etc] plus 13 Appendices [ Roman plume / Scotcher of Chepstow/ GEM Skues etc] blue boards+gilt titles to book no inscsp, tight binding, as new yet 2 miniscule wee dots to side foredge.[ D/j not clipped also as new no notable defects-, No spinefade - apple-green spine & front title block. in clear removeable proprietary protectice cover. PLS See our image 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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13 BB , WATKINS-PITCHFORD, D.J. CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
LONDON EYRE & SPOTTISWOODE 1950 1st Edition Hardcover Good VG Book 175x110mm Approx WATKINS PITCHFORD , DENYS "BB" 
H/b , Dust Jacket , Good/VG , 1st edition , illustrated , green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. x+179pps. B/W Frontis + Vignettes and line illustrations by the author "BB" An oportunity to acquire a 1st Edition 1st printing of the author's celebrated book on Carp- the "Big Game " of the inland angler. [ tackel for tackle line 7 page 2] Good/VG (book- downgraded to good with adjustment to price because of extensive foxing to edges of book block prelim and end pages. Cloth a little faded at extremities and gilt to spine a little dulled. No previous owner name or inscription. Dust Jacket- Moderate rubbing to extremities with small chips, nicks and tears. Max tear 10mm approx to top front panel. max chip 5x2mm around top front corner. Non price clipped - cover 9s.net 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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14 BELL , WALTER GEORGE , FSA FRAS LONDON REDISCOVERIES AND SOME OTHERS
LONDON , F IRST EDITION JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD 1929 Hard Back VG Book 190x125mm Approx. 
296 pages plus 4 pages publisher's adverts , blue boadrs with gilt lettering , blue top foredge , tight bindings , clean copy , no inscsp , illustrated 21 mono plates - includes one fold out page , line drawings , 17 chpts [ Banks /Lady Jane Grey /necrology /Jerusalem chamber/ noteable finds / old masters of fishing/ Roman London/ historical letters / Infangthef/ legal libraries /King Charles 1 /a catholic martyr / Regent Street / famous crime / the Towers Easter / John Knill's vanity etc..] 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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THE ART OF LURE FISHING, BETTELL , Charlie , author & Angler , Gamble , Steve , Editor
15 BETTELL , Charlie , author & Angler , Gamble , Steve , Editor THE ART OF LURE FISHING
Marlborough The CROWOOD Press 2006 1861264119 / 9781861264114 Paper Back Near Fine Book 245x190mm Approx. 
Laminate P/b NearFINE.no notable defects, no inscsp. Angler & author C Bettell - Steve Gamble was " the man behind the author". fishing - sport. 18 chpts + Useful websites.[ balanced tacke / sub-surface plugs / rubberized lures / water types / trolling /bank & boat / etc ] PLS See our image 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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16 BICKERDYKE, JOHN PRACTICAL LETTERS TO YOUNGE SEA FISHERS
LONDON HORACE COX 1898 First Edition Hard Back VG+ Book 220x145 mm Approx DAY DR, & TOMKIN W.S. 
A copy of this acknowledged work on Sea Fishing rebound in durable imitation blue leather over boards with silver lettering to spine.340pp + 4 of adverts. All plates and figs in text as expected. No previous owner name or insc. Slight water stains to margins of preliminary pages. Tight sound binding with no wear to boards. VG+ 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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EARLY TO RISE A Sussex Boyhood, BOB COPPER
17 BOB COPPER EARLY TO RISE A Sussex Boyhood
LONDON WILLIAM HEINEMANN 1976 0434144576 / 9780434144570 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
Brick Red cloth boards with gilt titles to spine,225 x 145 mm approx. illustrated end papers, 268 pp. 26 b/w photos on 12 glossy paper plates as called for and with numerous unspecified line drawings by the author. The third volume of Memories of childhood days in the then rural/fishing community and of the family tradition of folk singing by a former member of the Rottingdean "Copper" family. The book also contains the words and score of 25 old songs from Rottingdean. VG/Good (Book- Light shelf rubbing to cloth at bottom edge. Small ink gift insc. to half title page. The book has a mild cigarette smoke odour. No other notable defects. Dust Jacket- colour rubbed at extremities - to which this chalky paper is prone, with a couple of small tears and a little loss principally at head of spine. Non price clipped. Remains quite presentable on the shelf and now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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18 BOURNE, RUSSELL THE VIEW FROM FRONT STREET TRAVELS THROUGH NEW ENGLAND'S HISTORIC FISHING COMMUNITIES
NEW YORK W.W.NORTON 1989 0393025772 / 9780393025774 1st Edition Hard Back VG VG Book 260x225mm Approx 
Blue boards with gilt titles to spine, maps to end papers, 282 nos. pp. Many unspecified b/w illustrations. Interesting history of New England's seacoast towns and their fihing communities from eighteenth century cod fishermen and oystermen who saved the pilgrim fathers from starvation , nineteenth- century whalers from Nantucket and New Bedford who brought wealth and the fishermen's fierce sence of independence which helped inspire the American Revolution. VG/VG (Book- Light shelf wear to extremities of boards, no previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- a little general shelf rubbing and soiling, no nicks or tears and non price clipped). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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CLEAR WATERS Trouting Days and Trouting Ways in Wales, The West Country and the Scottish Borderland, BRADLEY, A.G.
19 BRADLEY, A.G. CLEAR WATERS Trouting Days and Trouting Ways in Wales, The West Country and the Scottish Borderland
LONDON CONSTABLE 1915 1st Edition Hard Back VG Book 230X150mm Approx. 
H/B VG. 1st ed.1915. illustrated b/w plates , Green cloth with bright gilt lettering & bright gilt fish+ titles to front.vii +380pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. Frontis + 11 other b/w photo.plates as called forVG( no previous owner name or inscriptions, light foxing to edges of book block and to prelim & end papers. Boards particularly bright and clean with no notable shelf wear. Light bump to top front corner. No other notable defects). A lovely copy.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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BASS , The Osprey Anglers, BRENNAN , Des , Experienced Angling Manager of Inland Fisheries etc,  LINSELL , Keith , GAMMON , Clive , Editor
20 BRENNAN , Des , Experienced Angling Manager of Inland Fisheries etc, LINSELL , Keith , GAMMON , Clive , Editor BASS , The Osprey Anglers
Reading OSPREY Publishing Ltd 1974 0850451833 / 9780850451832 1st Edition Paper Back Good Book 235x190 mm Approx Linsell , Keith , 
Larger format P/b Slim 48pp.VG.Ist ed. D Brennan Experienced Angling Manager of Inland Fisheries - Sea Angling Supervisor - Angling press contributor - & author on fishing. Practical fishing books. illus b/w & colour plates by Artist K Linsell.[ variations / habits / surf fishing / shallow storm beach & tackle / steep & sheltered beach / rock fishung/ gullies / estuaries large & small / boat fishing / conservation etc] tight bindings, no inscsp, no annotation, laminated covers starting to fox-tan, 75mm corner crease-lines to front base & rear base.unfortunate spillage stain to top rear cover "bleeding" through to to top margins of 1/3 of the book.Ed. Clive Gammon Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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