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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



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



Guide to Fishing on the Dampier Archipelago Vol 11

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by WOODSIDE OFFSHORE PETROLEUM
ID No.: 2715.

Woodside Petroleum  Perth    n.d (`1989?) .1st Edn., 12mo Illust 80p, soft cover. North Western Australia is one of the untapped sources of game fishing in Australia. This volume discusses topics relevant to the region including Dampier Sailfish, Fish Aggregaror Devices, Lures, Recreational Fishing and Boating, Knots and Rigs, Tackle Selection  and First Aid  15 new colour plates and descriptions  of the local sportfish by Roger Swainston.   -Fine                                                  

Price: AU$35.00



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



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



Nymph Fishing in the Southern Hemisphere

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by WIGRAM, R.H.
ID No.: 3675

Angling and Gun Sport Sydney (1939) 1992 Facimilie   8vo. Illust.  24p.  Soft Cover.  Foreword by W.J.Dakin.  Simms edition.  One of the classics in Australian angling literature that, because of the scarcity  of the original publication,  has led to several facimilie copies being produced.  The facimilie copies are still in high demand.  - Very Fine

Price: AU$175.00



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



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



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



Saltwater Gamefishing- Offshore and Onshore

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by GOADBY, Peter.
ID No.: 3937.
Angus and Robertson    Sydney 1991 1stedn. 4to, Illust. 342P. D/J.  This book examines all aspects of world saltwater gamefishing both onshore and offshore. The main species of gamefish are identified with illustrations and maps showing world distribution 120 full colour and 100 b/w photographs, 200 diagrams, maps and illustrations. Foreword by Peter Fithian trustee International game Fishing Association. Signed inscription by author thanking owner for his assistance in preparing the book. -Fine    
Price: AU$50.00



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