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Ripples, Runs and Rises,

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by SCHOLES, David.
ID No.: 3665.

 Kangaroo Press Sydney 1988, obl. 4to Illust 96p E/P D/J. The charm and mystique of fly fishing., Based on the style of Theodore Gordon, Scholes provides glimpses of fishing with old friends, an angling primer, some natural history and a look to the future.   Previous owners signature. - Fine         

Price: AU$125.00



A New Zealand Trout Stream

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by ALLEN. K, Radway
ID No.: 4537.

New Zealand Marine Department, Wellington 1952  Fisheries Bulletin No. 10A,   8vo Illust 70p. Soft Cover.  A shortened and simplified account of the studies described in detail in Fisheries Bulletin No 10.  It sets out, for the benefit of the angler, the results of a scientific experiment aimed at" Where do the trout some from and where do they go to"?  It describes how anglers can improve  their take and the quality of the fish with better stream management. Very slight water damage.   -Very Good          

Price: AU$37.00



Talbingo

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by BRIDLE, Jack.
ID No.: 7018.

The Talbingo Miles Franklin Memorial Committee, Tumut, 1979 1st Edn.  4to Illust 80p. Card cover. Written to commemorate the centenary of Miles Franklin"s birth at Talbingo in 1879,  this book relates the history of the  Talbingo"s aborigines; Hume & Hovell, the Kiandra gold rush, the early European settlers; Miles Franklin, the Talbingo pub and the Snowy Mountain scheme . Many black and white photographs. -Fine   

Price: AU$30.00



The Ovis Guide to Saltwater Fly Fishing

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by CURCIONE, Nick.
ID No.: 3961.

Lyons and Burford Publishers    New York 1994  8vo  Illust 206P. D/J  Foreword by Lefty Kreh. A practical guide to all aspects of fly fishing in saltwater – flats, surf, inshore and bluewater. Discusses tackle, lines, casting, knots and leaders, techniques, rods, reels and other equipment.   "If you want to learn the fascinating sport of saltwater flyfishing, or improve your techniques in this area, this book will prove invaluable" ....... Lefty Kreh.   –Mint 

Price: AU$50.00



Classic Natural History Prints - Mammals

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by DANCE, S. Peter
ID No.: 2877.

Studio Editions   London 1990, folio Illust 128p D/J. Traces the history of illustration of mammal from the 18th century with full page colour reproductions from the works of  J.C.Werner, Thomas Brown, John James Audubon, Joseph Wolf,  and John Gould.  The 60 prints  portrayed are from cave paintings, Renaissance woodcuts, copper engravings, and lithographs.   D/J has slight wear to edges.  -Fine 

Price: AU$45.00



Trouting in Tasmania

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by DAWKINS, G.E.J.
ID No.: 2131.

Brobock Agencies  Launceston 1999, 1StEdn.   8vo, illust 97p. Black Leather bound with glassine protective cover.  No 38 of a limited Edn of 100.  endmap.  Prologue by Michael Bok and Introduction by Sel Chidgey.  Illustrations by May Dawkins.   A description of a fly fishing trip in Tasmania in the 1930’s undertaken by Dawkins, Sel Chidgey and Bob Meredith where they visited the Break’o Day, St Patrick’s, Georges, Macquarie, Mersey,  South Esk Rivers and the Great Lakes.  Produced  by Michael Bok from Dawkins prologue of the trip. Map attached REP.  –Very Fine                

Price: AU$250.00



Out Fishing – A Fly Fishers Tales,

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by DOWN, Harold. P.
ID No.: 3688.

Melbourne Published privately 1952, 8vo Illust 147p.  Blue cloth cover with black title and motif of a trout.  Contains tales of the author's experiences and how trout came to Victoria, Tasmania, New South Wales, South Australia and Western Australia, the development of hatcheries in Victoria and the formation of the Ballarat Fish Acclimatisation Society. Illustrated with black and white drawings and a frontispiece photograph of the author and students. "A highly readable collection of assorted yarns, anecdotes and angling trivia” (Dunn ).  Inscription by author.  – Nr.Fine  

Price: AU$300.00



Saltwater Game Fishes of the World: An Illustrated History,

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by DUNN, Bob. & GOADBY, Peter.
ID No.: 3952.
Australian Fishing Network   Melbourne 2000, 4to Illust 292p + prelims, leather bound limited edition of 500 numbered and signed copies in slipcase. A  comprehensive work on the the early naturalists, the game fish species, and the early writers on saltwater gamefishing and their books. "Not just a book for saltwater anglers. All anglers, whatever their individual persuasion, will benefit from this   readable investigation of the origins of their sport. Anglers everywhere should be proud that Bob Dunn and Peter Goadby had the vision and dedication to complete this monumental work” (Mike Leech, President IGFA). Slipcase has three indentations and a chip.  Near new.  
Price: AU$300.00



Noel Jetson Life and Flies

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by EGGLETON, Glen.
ID No.: 3685.

Stevens Publishing Launceston 2008 1stEdn. Ltd to 125 copies.  4to Illust 167p.  Dark brown  leather cover with gilt title and photo tipped into front cover.  Jetfly motif stamped into front cover.  EP’s illustrated in colour with sketches from Noel’s diary. Many colour photographs of people and places.   The biography of a legend of Tasmanian freshwater fishing and fly tying.   -Very Fine

Price: AU$300.00



Muriel Foster’s Fishing Diary

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by FOSTER, Muriel.
ID No.: 4534.

Michael Joseph London  1980 1st Edn. 4to oblong 191p. Brown leatherette in slipcase.  A facsimile of a  beautifullly illustrated record of the authors fishing expeditions between 1913 and 1949 to Scotland, Ireland and her beloved Cambridgeshire and Berkshire in England and an occasional trip to fish the open waters.    The author attended the Slade School of Art an exhibited in the Royal Academy.  –Fine 

Price: AU$60.00



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