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Horse Laughter

By: Ogilvie, Will H. and Armour, G. Denholm

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Duckworth & Co: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059431

Condition: Good


Series of short humorous stories along with anecdotes, sketches, and commentary. With an introduction by Guy Paget. Some light sunning to margins otherwise internally clean though boards show some sunning & shelfwear along with losses to spine ends (see photo) - 87 pages. View more info

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Scattered Scarlet

By: Ogilvie, Will H. and Armour, G. Denholm

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company: 1925

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 062614

Condition: Good


A collection of fox hunting poetry accompanied by eight coloured illustrations by Edwards. Previous owner's name to ffep and bookplate to front pastedown. Some faint light sunning/spotting to page edges else a good. clean copy in red boards showing signs of shelf life with sunning to spine - 83 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Flyfishing Around the World

By: Pawson, Tony

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Unwin Hyman: 1987

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 019241

ISBN: 0047990333

Condition: Near Fine


A lovely clean copy in unclipped dust jacket. 235 pages. An international guide to fly-fishing for trout and other game species throughout the world. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Hunting Reminiscences

By: Pease, Alfred E.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, W. Thacker & Co: 1898

Seller ID: 034585

Condition: Good


Clean, square hardback - 271 pages including index plus publisher's catalogue. Foxing to title page and tissue protecting the frontis of the M.P. on ''Nora Creina'' Light wear to boards which show gilt decoration and lettering to front and a slightly darkened spine. View more info

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Cascade on the Run : A Season with the Whitebaiters of South Westland

By: Peat, Neville

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Christchurch, New Zealand, Whitcoulls Publishers: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031003

ISBN: 0723306168

Condition: Very Good


Introduces readers to the excitement, pleasures and hardships of the West Coaster's most lucrative pastime - catching whitebait. Clean, square hardback in a d/w which shows light shelf wear & tear - 126 pages including index and bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Scotty : The Adventures of a Highland Fox

By: Pitt, Frances

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1934

Edition: Cheap re-Issue

Seller ID: 064937

Condition: Good


Manages to combine a really knowledgeable and delightful story of a fox with a bit of really good fox-hunting. Some light foxing else a good, square hardback in a somewhat tatty, unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear and small losses (see photo) - 271 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Sporting Angler

By: Prichard, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, William Collins: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017838

ISBN: 0004121384

Condition: Near Fine


The author takes a step back in time to recall several of the memorable events, people and places encountered in a full life of sportfishing. Unread copy with slightest signs of storage. 192 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Tales from the Water's Edge

By: Quinn, Tom

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 041140

ISBN: 0715394908

Condition: Very Good


Takes a close look at how Britain's most popular participant sport, angling, has changed and developed over more than one hundred years. A rich evocation of the life and work of some of Britain's longest-serving gillies and riverkeepers. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Game Fishing in Scotland

By: Sandison Bruce

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mainstream Publsihing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015956

ISBN: 1851581529

Condition: Very Good


312pp inc index. Gift inscription on half title (many signatures on front end paper - given as a gift from work colleagues). Comprehensive guide to salmon, seat-trout and brown trout fishing in Scotland. View more info

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The Image of War - A Sporting Autobiography

By: Snaffle [Robert Dunkin]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, William Blackwood & Sons: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030267

Condition: Good


Good, square hardback - 418 pages including index. Some sunning and rubbing to red boards which have gilt lettering to spine/ front cover. Cover design and frontispiece by Lucy Kemp-Welch. Light spotting to some pages. Contents include Roe shooting in the Balkans; Hunting in the Indies and Ibex -stalking in Antimilo. View more info

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Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities

By: Surtees, R.S.

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1949

Seller ID: 043087

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has repaired tear to front cover where it meets the flap. Fifteen colour illustrations by Henry Alken. Subtitled 'The hunting, shooting, racing driving, sailing, eating, eccentric and extravagant exploits of that renowned sporting citizen Mr John Jorrocks of St. Botolph Lane and Great Coram Street'. 228 pages. View more info

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Trout and Salmon Flies : A Guide

By: Sutherland, Douglas; Chance, Jack ( Editors )

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054483

ISBN: 072071396X

Condition: Very Good


Captures some of the fascination of fishing flies with contributions from an array of experts. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 135 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Lonsdale Library, Volume II: Trout Fishing from all Angles.

By: Taverner, Eric

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co:

Seller ID: 034640

Condition: Good


With 250 illustrations. A complete guide to 'modern' methods. Foyles sticker and gift inscription to ffep. Some light soiling to boards, internally clean and bright - 448 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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How to Catch Trout

By: The Three Anglers ; Dickie, John M. (revised by)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: W. & R. Chambers Ltd: 1963

Edition: Third Edition Revised

Seller ID: 051165

Condition: Reading Copy


A series of essays by different writers on the art of trout fishing written originally in 1888 and revised in 1963 referring to new methods, tackle and knots along with a short chapter of advice to beginners and another on sunk-fly fishing. Some splitting to cloth at head of spine and some written notes on the blank front endpaper. A good reading copy. View more info

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Hunting Sketches

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1934

Seller ID: 059436

Condition: Good


With an introduction by James Boyd. Attractive copy in green boards with gilt lettering to cover/spine. Fore and bottom edges untrimmed - 103 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Hunting the Fox

By: Verney, Richard Greville

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company: 1925

Edition: First Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 062613

Condition: Good


Lord Willoughby de Broke offers his reflections to the public. Internally clean copy in red boards showing signs of shelf life with minor bubbling & sunning to spine. Fore and bottom edges remain untrimmed - 148 pages including six tipped-in coloured illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Complete Angler - The Lives of Donne, Wotton Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson.

By: Walton Izaac & Cotton Charles

Price: £52.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1925

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015023

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. pp.xi, 497 Page edges untrimmed. Previous owner's name on front pastedown.. Foxing to prelims otherwise internally clean. Spine ends worn with two small chips to cloth at head of spine. An attractive copy of this famous book subtitled "the Contemplative Man's Recreation" . View more info

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A Loose Rein

By: Wanderer

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co: 1887

Seller ID: 058516

Condition: Reading Copy


Victorian novel set in Ireland about an admirable guardian and a foolish young man who is his ward. Square, tight hardback which has been attractively bound in decorated red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine which has faded and shows wear to spine ends and splitting to cloth along its edges. Small amount of bleeding to rear endpapers. 20 colour illustrations by G,. Bowers. 352 pages. View more info

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Of Fish and Men : Tales of a Scottish Fisher

By: Watson, David C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dunfermline, Fife, Cualann Press: 2005

Edition: Revised and Expanded Edition

Seller ID: 020816

ISBN: 0954441672

Condition: Reading Copy


Unread copy which has been poorly stacked resulting in soiling/ bumping to fore edge and rubbed area to edge of rear cover - hence sold as a reading copy only. 191 pages. Internally clean and bright. "the sort of book every angler will find an affinity with". Sunday Post. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Best Hunting Stories

By: Welcome, John & Orchard, Vincent [Editors]

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067067

Condition: Reading Copy


Internally clean hardback with some mottling to boards and faded spine. Previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper. Includes stories by Saki, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry Williamson, Anthony Trollope, Patrick O'Brian, Siegfried Sassoon etc. Prompt dispatch. View more info