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Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man

By: Sassoon, Siegfried

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Right Book Club: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 059332

Condition: Reading Copy


Good reading copy of the famous publication produced to War Economy Standard. Light shelfwear to boards with sunning to spine - 255 pages. Prompt dispatch. 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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The Observer's Book of Freshwater Fishes

By: Wells, A. Laurence

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061704

Condition: Good


Describes 82 species with 76 illustrations, 64 of which are in full colour. Gift inscription on front endpaper else a very good clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear/tear and small damp stain to rear cover at top edge. Print number to rear of book 510.561 View more info

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Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour

By: [Surtees, R. S.]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co:

Seller ID: 058443

Condition: Good


The hero, a rather characterless character named Soapy Sponge goes on a sporting tour to the country. Square, tight hardback which has been attractively bound in decorated red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine which has faded and has wear and small loss to head. 13 steel engravings (all present though one (Mr. Sponge Declares himself) is listed as being at page 385 but is actually the frontis) + numerous wood engravings by John Leech. 408 pages + publisher's adv... View more info

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Ask Mamma or the Richest Commoner in England

By: [Surtees, R. S.]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co:

Seller ID: 058444

Condition: Good


Delightful Victorian romp which follows the romantic exploits of two generations of the Pringle family. Square, tight hardback which has been attractively bound in decorated red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine which has faded and has wear and small loss to head. Bump to top edge of front board. . 13 steel engravings (all present ) + numerous wood engravings by John Leech. 412 pages + publisher's adverts. Undated but preface dated 1853 View more info