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Fisherman's Weather; by Upwards of One Hundred Living Anglers

By: Aflalo, F. G. (Ed.)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, England, Adam & Charles Black: 1906

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: C0002

Condition: Very Good-


(Description) Spine loosening but not yet beginning to separate, foxing, light sunning to spine, bookplate. ***(Synopsis) The editor solicited the leading anglers of his day for their opinions on the effect of weather on fishing, principally for salmon and trout View more info

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Leaves from a Steelheader's Diary

By: Alevras, John

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 2010

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: AB01061

ISBN: 1571884645

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) Faithfully documents the realities of fly-fishing for steelhead, the good days, the bad days, the joys of small personal victories, the sadness of failures, the irritation of rivers in spate, & the joys of being in the places where steelhead fly-fishing takes you. 158 pgs. View more info

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The Last Best Day: A Trout Fisher's Perspective

By: Altizer, Michael

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Columbia, SC, Sporting Classics: 2007

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00973

ISBN: 0977855163

Condition: As New


Note, this Limited Edition cover not the same as pictured here. ***(Synopsis) The Last Best Day is not a book about how to fly fish, but instead about what fly fishing means and how it feels and where it can lead, both in body and in spirit. Its 40 stories are strung together only loosely and may be taken individually or as a whole. Collectively they lead from the creeks and rivers of the Appalachians, to the high country and deserts streams of the American Southwest, to... View more info

The Last Best Day

By: Altizer, Michael

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Columbis, SC, Sporting Classics: 2009

Edition: Limited Edition #70 of 300

Seller ID: C1957

ISBN: 0977855163

Condition: As New


(Synopsis) The Last Best Day is a book about fly-fishing. Not so much about fly-fishing as a sport, but fly-fishing as a way of life, an experience so intricately woven into the fabric of being as to be foundational to other less sublime realities or mere physical existence. It is about a perception which transcends the day-to-day and elevates the essence of living to a higher place. This is not a book about how to fly-fish, but instead about what fly-fishing means and h... View more info

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Dances with Sharks

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Elliston, MT, Lodge Pole Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00400

ISBN: 0977083802

Condition: As New


(Synopsis) Few experiences can compare to a shark attack while casting to world record bonefish to help put a diagnosis of cancer in perspective. Fly-fishing winds like an interactive time machine through the pages of this book. These short stories, in the classic tradiiton, are funny, informative, poignant, & filled w/ enough action to keep you up reading late into the night. View more info

True Love and the Woolly Bugger

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Helena, MT, Greycliff Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, Later Printing

Seller ID: U01056

ISBN: 0962666343

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) 2nd Printing. Book and jacket lightly bumped, else new. ***(Synopsis) When is sex, death, and fly fishing not about the life cycle of an insect? When you read True Love and the Woolly Bugger, which views fly fishing and life through a different lens. In these tales trout, tarpon, and bonefish are skillfully interwoven with all the things-funny, happy, and sad-that happen to Dave Ames's completely unforgettable characters: a laid-back Bahamian fishing guide ... View more info

True Love and the Wooly Bugger

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Helena, MT, Greycliff Publishing: 1996

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01292

ISBN: 0962666343

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) True Love takes you to the Bob Marshall Wilderness to fish for grayling and trout, and to learn about enduring love. The Woolly Bugger is an odyssey through three decades of fishing and sometimes hard living, from the author's childhood bait fishing to his truly unusual conversion to flies and catch-and-release. True Love and the Woolly Bugger will captivate you with remarkable stories, remarkably told, and leave you asking for more. View more info

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A Good Life Wasted

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, The Lyons Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01293

ISBN: 1585746312

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Near new book. ***(Synopsis) Told through the eyes of a longtime Montana fishing guide and itinerant fishing bum, A Good Life Wasted offers a unique perspective on an implausible period in the recent history of human civilization. View more info

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True Love and the Wooly Bugger

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Helena, MT, Greycliff Publishing: 1996

Edition: 1st Ed, Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00509

ISBN: 0962666351

Condition: Very Good++


(Synopsis) True Love takes you to the Bob Marshall Wilderness to fish for grayling and trout, and to learn about enduring love. The Woolly Bugger is an odyssey through three decades of fishing and sometimes hard living, from the author's childhood bait fishing to his truly unusual conversion to flies and catch-and-release. True Love and the Woolly Bugger will captivate you with remarkable stories, remarkably told, and leave you asking for more. View more info

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A Good Life Wasted

By: Ames, Dave

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, NY, The Lyons Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: AB00399

ISBN: 1585746312

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Book and jacket notably bumped at top inch of spine. ***(Synopsis) Told through the eyes of a longtime Montana fishing guide and itinerant fishing bum, A Good Life Wasted offers a unique perspective on an implausible period in the recent history of human civilization. View more info

Trout the Size of Footballs

By: Anderson, Sheridan

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: C0015

ISBN: 0936608900

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light tape stain on cover, else clean and tight. ***(Synopsis) From back cover - 'He kissed his job goodby, tossed his fishing gear into the back of an old and crotchety pickup truck, and headed out for the wilds of the North American West, land of the cowboy, in a soul-searing search for the meaning of life, for All The Answers. For some big trout. How big? And where? Well, you'll have to buy this book to find out. Suffice it to say, over a three month per... View more info

Trout the Size of Footballs

By: Anderson, Richard

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: U02083

ISBN: 0936608900

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light wear at corners, else clean and tight. Remainder mark on bottom page edges. View more info

The Curtis Creek Manifesto

By: Anderson, Sheridan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Frank Amato Publications: 1978

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: U00003

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light soiling and edgewear to covers. View more info

The Curtis Creek Manifesto

By: Anderson, Sheridan

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Frank Amato Publications: 1978

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: U00901

ISBN: 0936608064

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light edgewear to covers still contains the Free Fly Box ad for Flyfishing magazine. View more info

The Curtis Creek Manifesto

By: Anderson, Sheridan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 1978

Edition: 1st Ed, Ltr Printing

Seller ID: U01484

Condition: Very Good


(Description) 2nd Printing. Minor edgewear but no tears or creases. *** (Synopsis) The Curtis Creek Manifesto is laced with outstanding humor provided in its hundreds of illustrations. All the practical information you need to know is presented in an extremely delightful way such as rod, reel, fly line and fly selection, casting, reading water, insect knowledge to determine which fly pattern to use, striking and playing fish, leaders and knot tying, fly tying, rod repai... View more info

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Steelhead Water

By: Arnold, Bob

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 1993

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U01579

ISBN: 1878175602

Condition: Very Good+


(Description) Light edgewear and bump at top of spine, unclipped jacket. ***(Synopsis) A wonderful book about the author's Northwest quest for steelhead on the fly. If you enjoy fly fishing for steelhead you will find this book hard to put down as the author leads you down the Wenatchee, North Fork Stillaguamish, Skagit, Sauk, Grande Ronde, and other rivers for winter and summer steelhead. Each chapter has something very important to say from selecting fly patterns to th... View more info

Country/City: A Year at the River

By: Arnold, Bob

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Stanwood, WA, Kingfisher Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: AB00506

ISBN: 0966348915

Condition: Very Good+


(Synopsis) Arnold broadens his flyfishing themes to include the life cycles involving his favorite river in Washington. His Journal-entry style chronicles a year of his experience, the river, the constant flow and change that are life. View more info

Wisdom of the Guides

By: Arnold, Paul

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Frank Amato Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: U00903

ISBN: 157188128X

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Like new book and unclipped jacket. View more info

Fair Fights And Foul

By: Arnold, Thurman

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: U01451

Condition: Good


(Description) Light edgewear to book with Inscription to the previous owner penned recto before title page. Front free endpaper has been torn out. Unclipped jacket has moderate edgewear and small closed tear, staining on back. View more info

A Salmon Fisher's Odyssey

By: Ashley-Cooper, John

Price: $88.95

Publisher: England, Flyfisher's Classic Library: 1996

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: AB01065

Condition: As New


(Description) One of a Limited Edition of 500 copies bound in full green leather with gilt title and highlights and silk marker ribbon. ***(Synopsis) Chapters include; general reflections; considerations on salmon fishing; behaviour of fishermen; behaviour of salmon; flies and fly making; the Test; the Avon; the Frome; the Dart; the Tamar; the Wye; the Helmsdale; the Oykel; the Ness; the Findhorn; the Spey; the Deveron; the Dee; the North Esk; the South Esk; the Tay; the... View more info