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Fishing

Fishing

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To You Who Have Taken to Hunting and Fishing
1 To You Who Have Taken to Hunting and Fishing
Oshkosh, WI Game Food Industries, Stapled wraps Very Good Stapled wraps Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Covers a little smudged, front cover has one very small coffee-like stain. Owner's name in white ink on front cover, date in darker ink on front cover, grease-pencil checks at the top of a couple of pages. Otherwise square, tightly bound, unfaded, internally clean. Interesting item for collectors of hunting and conservation ephemera. No date, but order blank asks for year to be filled in thus: "194__. " "Spring 1949" in ink at top of front cover. Catalog of seeds of aquatic plants, intended for improving the habitat for, and thus attracting, wild ducks. In a protective clear plastic bag. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Tragic Fishing Moments, Dilg, Will H., ed.
2 Dilg, Will H., ed. Tragic Fishing Moments
Chicago Reilly and Lee, 1922 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Everett E. Lowry 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Lovely black-and-white illustrations throughout. Gilt lettering to covers still fairly sharp and distinct, but rubbed at spine. Else a clean, structurally sound, unmarked copy, filled with great fishing stories. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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River to River: a fisherman's pilgrimage, Gwynn, Stephen
3 Gwynn, Stephen River to River: a fisherman's pilgrimage
London Country Life, 1937 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover Large 8vo 9" - 10 Roy Beddington 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs (though with a split second endpaper); not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Published simultaneously in New York and in London. First Edition. Green cloth, yellow titles. Color frontispiece, plates. Gwynn (1864- 1950) was an Irish author, Protestant nationalist politician, ex-military man, Professor of Divinity at Trinity College, Dublin. Gwynn's memoirs fishing from Galway, Devo, The Dales to the Thames etc. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy, showing some edge-wear on the rear panel. 210 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Frank Forrester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces of North America, Illustrated from Nature...Together with: A Treatise on Fly-fishing, by "Dinks, Herbert, Henry William
4 Herbert, Henry William Frank Forrester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces of North America, Illustrated from Nature...Together with: A Treatise on Fly-fishing, by "Dinks
New York Excelsior Publishing House, 1859 Limited First Bicentennial Editi Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover 8vo 
Brown cloth bindings, with gilt lettering, slight forward cock to spine, rubbed at extremities; boards lightly soiled and scuffed; front hinge cracked; owner's label on front paste-down and name pencilled on front free endpaper. Leaf edges, endpapers foxed and smudged a bit, else a nice, clean copy, with bright clear illustrations. Beautiful black-and-white illustrations by the author. This edition also features "an ample supplement by the author. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Where the Pools Are Bright and Deep, Lamb, Dana S.
5 Lamb, Dana S. Where the Pools Are Bright and Deep
New York Winchester Press, 1973 0876911106 / 9780876911105 Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 Author
Tightly bound, attractive hardcover copy of this collection of tales of fishing, mostly fly-fishing. Signed by the author at first free endpaper. Tips unbruised, pages bright and clear. Dust jacket intact, but showing some shelf- and edge-wear and several closed tears along top edge. Some gorgeous illustrations by Eldridge Hardie. 143 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Miller, Stewart Florida Fishing
New York G. Howard Watt, 1931 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy but for some staining and soiling to endpapers, sunning along edges, with unbruised tips, intact paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Lots of lovely black-and-white photographic plates. First Edition. Green cover has gilt lettering and is rubbed; spine is faded, soiled, rubbed. 319 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Pools and Ripples: fishing essays, Perry, Bliss
7 Perry, Bliss Pools and Ripples: fishing essays
Boston Little, Brown, and Company, 1927 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Little Brown & Company, Boston, 1927. Marbled paper over boards, cloth-backed, and with paper labels to cover and to spine. Mildly soiled and worn covers and edges, slight waffling of page edges at tops, else a lovely copy of a quaint and cozy collection of fishing essays. Tissue-protected frontispiece of author fishing in a stream, with signature. 102 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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