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Tight Lines : Ten Years of the Yale Anglers' Journal

By: Furia, Joseph; Various Editors; Prosek, James

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Yale Univ. Press: 2007

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Illustrator

Seller ID: AB00358

ISBN: 0300126301

Condition: As New


(Description) Signed by James Prosek, the Illustrator, editor and a contributing author! *** (Synopsis) Since the first copy of the Yale Anglers' Journal appeared in 1996, readers with an interest in fish and fishing have opened the pages of each issue with anticipation and delight. YAJ's founders suspected that others would share their passion for literature and art related to angling; what they had not fully anticipated was the intensity of enthusiasm from readers and ... View more info

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Tight Lines : Ten Years of the Yale Anglers' Journal

By: Furia, Joseph; Various Editors; Prosek, James

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Yale Univ. Press: 2007

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U01067

ISBN: 0300126301

Condition: As New


(Description) Veryslight bumps at corners, else as new. *** (Synopsis) Since the first copy of the Yale Anglers' Journal appeared in 1996, readers with an interest in fish and fishing have opened the pages of each issue with anticipation and delight. YAJ's founders suspected that others would share their passion for literature and art related to angling; what they had not fully anticipated was the intensity of enthusiasm from readers and writers everywhere. Perhaps they ... View more info

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Fly Fishing the 41st

By: Prosek, James

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U00083

ISBN: 0060193794

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Book like new, in jacket with light edgewear, rubbing. ***(Synopsis) Journey around the world at 41? North, the latitude of James home in Connecticut. His passion for fishing takes him from the minefields of the Balkans, to the fringe of the Gobi desert in Mongolia, and small mountain streams in the Shiritoko Peninsula of Hokkaido, Japan. Throughout, James is at home on the water, continually meeting anglers of a variety of cultures. View more info

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The Complete Angler

By: Prosek, James

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Harper Collins: 1999

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U00084

ISBN: 0060191899

Condition: Very Good+


(Description) Only light edgewear to book. Unclipped jacket beginning to fade at the spine, otherwise just mild edgewear. View more info

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Trout

By: Prosek, James

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: 1st Ed, Later Printing

Seller ID: U00085

ISBN: 067944453X

Condition: Very Good+


(Description) Book has mild edgewear, as does jacket. Jacket also lightly scuffed at spine and corners. View more info

Joe and Me

By: Prosek, James

Price: $34.95

Publisher: 4William Morrow & Co.: 1997

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: U00845

ISBN: 068815316X

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Light edgewear and ink mark at top edge, else clean and tight. View more info

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Trout: An Illustrated History

By: Prosek, James

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00135

ISBN: 067944453X

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) 1st printing. Signed by James on the title page with a small remarque of a fly! Interior hinge at bottom of spine has separated up about 2 inches, and has been repaired. ***(Synopsis) Perhaps no one loves trout as much as James Prosek, who by age 20 journeyed thousands of miles and through 49 states to depict in watercolors all 70 subspecies of North American wild trout at least four times for this definitive volume on the subject. He details the diversity ... View more info

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The Complete Angler : A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton

By: Prosek, James

Price: $58.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper Collins: 1999

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00213

ISBN: 0060191899

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) James Prosek has been called the Audubon of the fishing world by the New York Times. A Passionate fisherman and talented artist from a young age, he published two illustrated book on fish and fishing while still an undergraduate at Yale... He was fascinated by (Izaak) Walton, a humble man who won the friendship of kings, and he was intrigued by the book's philosophies concerning the timelessness and immortality that could be achieved by fishing. This is the st... View more info

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Early Love and Brook Trout

By: Prosek, James

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New York, NY, The Lyons Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00248

ISBN: 158574039X

Condition: As New


(Synopsis) The more than 20,000 readers who have bought Prosek's previous books will find in EARLY LOVE AND BOOK TROUT his most poignant and revealing work. His memoir includes images of his first love - a girl named Whitney - his rowing days at Yale, his relationship to an old game warden named Joe Haines, a night spent trapped in a cabin during a flood at the foot of the Smoky Mountains. Always, as is proper for the superb painter he is, his eye catches everything; the... View more info

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Joe and Me: An Education in Fishing and Friendship

By: Prosek, James

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Scranton, PA, William Morrow & Co: 1997

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00261

ISBN: 068815316X

Condition: As New


(Description) Signed by the author, no inscription. A new, unopened (except for signing) copy of the book! *** (Synopsis) Joe and Me is a personal and complex volume, a memoir of a relationship-in-progress that began in the early '90's when Prosek was caught poaching on Connecticut's Aspetuck River by warden Joe Haines. What follows is an engaging tale of how much the warden and poacher have to teach each other. Prosek's prose has a few glitches, but he's young and can b... View more info

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Fly-Fishing the 41st: Around the World on the 41st Parallel

By: Prosek, James

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Scranton, PA, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00267

ISBN: 0060193794

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) Journey around the world at 41? North, the latitude of James home in Connecticut. His passion for fishing takes him from the minefields of the Balkans, to the fringe of the Gobi desert in Mongolia, and small mountain streams in the Shiritoko Peninsula of Hokkaido, Japan. Throughout, James is at home on the water, continually meeting anglers of a variety of cultures. View more info

The Complete Angler : A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton

By: Prosek, James

Price: $1,224.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Tony Lyons: 1999

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00316

ISBN: 0060191899

Condition: Near Fine


{Website discounts not valid on this title, please call if other books are being ordered with a discount code} (Description) One of the Deluxe Edition of 25 copies, signed by the Author and Publisher and including an original watercolor by Prosek. Bound in quarter red Nigerian Goatskin under red cloth covered boards with gold lettering on the spine, gold highlights and leather corner caps. Slipcase covered with matching red cloth with red leather title block pasted to f... View more info

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Fly-Fishing the 41st: Around the World on the 41st Parallel

By: Prosek, James

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Perennial: 2004

Edition: Later Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00360

ISBN: 0060555920

Condition: As New


(Description) First paperback edition, 2nd printing. *** (Synopsis) Prosek takes his passion for trout across the world in a travel narrative that is like a river, sometimes meandering and often refreshing. Realizing that he has happily fished his entire life around his home of Easton, Conn., Prosek decides to fish that parallel because that's where trout thrive. He first travels to Spain where he fishes the freshwater streams within the Moorish Alhambra, then goes o... View more info

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Trout of the World

By: Prosek, James

Price: $124.95

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Stewart Tabori & Chang: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00444

ISBN: 1584791527

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Includes a poster of several of the trout identified in the book. ***(Synopsis) From the Oxus trout of eastern Afghanistan to the small golden brown trout of British chalk streams, James Prosek has dedicated his unique painting talent to bringing to life trout from around the world, several of which are the few remaining of their type. Prosek has a passion for trout and conveys their beauty with the stroke of his brush in this collection of nearly 100 gorge... View more info

Trout of the World

By: Prosek, James

Price: $1,224.95

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Stewart Tabori & Chang: 2003

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00448

ISBN: 1584791527

Condition: As New


{Website discounts not valid on this title, pleasecall if other books are being ordered with a discount code} (Description) One of 12 copies of the Deluxe Edition, signed by the Author and producer, quarter-bound in Nigerian Goatskin in a handmade cloth-covered slipcase and contains an original watercolor trout by James Prosek.*** (Synopsis) From the Oxus trout of eastern Afghanistan to the small golden brown trout of British chalk streams, James Prosek has dedicated hi... View more info

Joe and Me: An Education in Fishing and Friendship

By: Prosek, James

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Perennial: 2003

Edition: 1st PB Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01013

ISBN: 0060537841

Condition: Good


(Description) Signed by the author, no inscription. Notable dent at middle of spine, unsightly but not impacting the book contents or tightness of binding. *** (Synopsis) Joe and Me is a personal and complex volume, a memoir of a relationship-in-progress that began in the early '90's when Prosek was caught poaching on Connecticut's Aspetuck River by warden Joe Haines. What follows is an engaging tale of how much the warden and poacher have to teach each other. Prosek's p... View more info

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Ocean Fishes: Paintings of Saltwater Fish

By: Prosek, James

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications: 2012

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: AB01164

ISBN: 0847839079

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) In the tradition of his acclaimed Trout: An Illustrated History, renowned naturalist, artist, and fisherman James Prosek captures thirty-five of the most pursued saltwater game fish - from striped bass to tarpon, swordfish to bonefish - as well as many creatures that share these marine ecosystems through rich, highly detailed watercolors painted specifically for this volume. Each painting reflects Prosek's individual experience with a single fish. The artist ... View more info

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The Complete Angler : A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton

By: Prosek, James

Price: $26.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper Collins: 1999

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: AB00842

ISBN: 0060191899

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) James Prosek has been called the Audubon of the fishing world by the New York Times. A Passionate fisherman and talented artist from a young age, he published two illustrated book on fish and fishing while still an undergraduate at Yale... He was fascinated by (Izaak) Walton, a humble man who won the friendship of kings, and he was intrigued by the book's philosophies concerning the timelessness and immortality that could be achieved by fishing. This is the st... View more info

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Joe and Me

By: Prosek, James

Price: $34.95

Publisher: 4William Morrow & Co.: 1997

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: U00735

ISBN: 068815316X

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Light edgewear, else clean and tight. View more info

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Fly-Fishing the 41st: Around the World on the 41st Parallel

By: Prosek, James

Price: $994.95

Publisher: Scranton, PA, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01196

ISBN: 0060193794

Condition: As New


{Website discounts not valid on this title, please call if other books are being ordered with a discount code} (Description) New, unread. Number 3 of 18 deluxe edition copies, quarter-bound in red Nigerian goatskin with leather corners and gilt title and highlights. Signed by the Author, Tony Lyons (the producer) and Nick Lyons (the publisher), and including an original fly drawing by Prosek, and housed in a matching cloth covered slipcase. ***(Synopsis) Journey around ... View more info