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Modern Trout Fly Dressing. With many illustrations and dressings of over 400 flies.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  London. Offices of the Fishing Gazette. 1932.,  12mo. 16cm, first edition, viii,224p., frontis, numerous illustrations, rear folding chart, general index, index to dressing of flies, 9 blank leaves for notes, full brown fabrikoid, gilt spine and cover titles, marbled endpapers, very good (gar). ~ A volume of the "Fishing Gazette Anglers' Library". The dressings for over 400 flies are described: wet and dry flies for trout, with grayling flies, flies for loch fishing, flies for sea trout, nymphs and spinners. An important reference.
$40.00                          Book Number: 38163                         Order / Enquire

Let's Go Fishing!
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  New York. Frederick A. StokesCompany. 1939.,  12mo, 19cm, 2nd printing, 101p., text drawings byauthor, orange/red cloth, titles stamped in green, illustrated endpapers,very good (an). ~ "A boy's book on freshwater fishing describing tackleand how to make it, the common baits and how to find them , the commonfish and how to fish for them." (sub-title).
$25.00                          Book Number: 35428                         Order / Enquire

River Angling for Salmon and Trout. With a Memoir of the Author: Followed with A Treatise on the Salmon, and A List of the Tweed Salmon Casts.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Kelso and Edinburgh. J. & J.H. Rutherfurd and William Blackwood & Sons. 1860.,  16mo. 15.5cm, 2nd edition, revised, xliv,206,[xiv]p., catalogue of ads., steel engraved frontis portrait including facsimile signature (the Author), with half title, in the original elaborately blind decorated dark blue cloth, blind stamped borders and decorations, pictorial gilt decorated spine & upper cover titles, some slight wear on the top and bottom spine edges else a very to fine copy Westwood & Satchell p244. John Younger (1785-1860), was a Scottish shoemaker and poet, at Kelso, who enjoyed a great local reputation as an angler and fly-dresser, and was a man of original ideas and marker capacity.
$349.99                          Book Number: 30966                         Order / Enquire

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