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Trout Waters: Management and Angling

By: Armistead, Wilson H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Adam and Charles Black: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: U02069

Condition: Good


(Description) Edgewear and mild soiling, and foxing. Spine somewhat sunned, but titles and highlights still clear. Binding sound. A nice copy of this 100+ year old book. View more info

The River Test

By: Bingham, Charles

Price: $39.95

Publisher: H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.: 1990

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: SNC335

ISBN: 0854931899

Condition: Very Good+


(Description) Light edgewear and scuffing to clipped jacket. View more info

The Life of the Salmon

By: Calderwood, W. C.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1908

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: SNC005

Condition: Good


(Description) Bound in original blue boards with gold lettering to spine and fish motif to front cover with 1/4 chip to spine and moderate edgewear. View more info

Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland

By: Calderwood, W. C.

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: SNC045

Condition: Good


(Description) Separating at spine in several places, but yet intact. Covers have mild edgewear but remain bright. View more info

Pacific Salmon

By: Childerhose, R.J.; Trim, Marj

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre: 1979

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U01610

ISBN: 0888942184

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Some edgewear and bumps, with previous owner gift inscription.Unclipped jacket. ***(Synopsis) The six species of Pacific salmon - sockeye, pink, coho, chum, chinook, and masu - and the steelhead trout are remarkable fish, yet man is only beginning to learn the details of their life histories, their incredible deep sea migrations, and their phenomenal spawning habits. . . . This handsome book is at once a plea for the salmonids and an acknowledgement of the efforts of North American scientists to ensure their survival.' etc. Illustrated with over 100 colour photos and 90 line draw... View more info

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The Stream

By: Clarke, Brian

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Bergenfield, NJ, Overlook Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00183

ISBN: 1585675288

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) Apart from a few protesters, the announcement of an industrial pak in a depressed rural area is widely welcomed. It promises new jobs and new hope for those who live there. A few miles away, in a small valley with a stream running through it, ownership of a farm passes from father to son. Over time, these two events take their toll. The pressures are felt most powerfullly in the stream itself, as, little by little, the creatures that live in it are sucked into a mute and unseen struggle for survival. With grace and objectivity, and with a narrative rhythm echoing the patterns of na... View more info

The Steelhead Trout

By: Combs, Trey

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Salmon Trout Steelheader: 1971

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: SNC052

Condition: Very Good+


(Description) Mild edgewear to book, and unclipped jacket except at top where jacket is longer than book and therefore it has been folded over to boards. View more info

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Creative Fishing

By: Farmer, Charles J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1973

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U01640

ISBN: 0811704580

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Minor edgewear to book and clipped jacket. Jacket has small ters and light scuffs. ***(Synopsis) Describes every step of pond creation from purchasing land and building the dam to what species of fish to stock, where to get help, how much it will all cost, and how to maintain it in top condition year after year. View more info

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Freshwater Fish: The Natural History of Over 160 Native European Species

By: Greenhalgh, Malcolm

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: AB01291

ISBN: 1840001445

Condition: Near Fine


***(Synopsis) European lakes, rivers, reservoirs and canals are home to a huge number of fish species. In this book, Malcolm Greenhalgh explores over 160 species, from primitive lamprey to the Atlantic salmon and from the massive sturgeon to the tiny guppy. Understanding fish is the key to finding them, and the author therefore explains the appearance, range, habitat, courtship, breeding, life-cycle and feeding behaviour of each species. The book is organized by fish family and closely related species are grouped together, so that minor differences in appearance or behaviour can be easily reco... View more info

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Beyond Catch & Release: Exploring the Future of Fly Fishing

By: Guernsey, Paul

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Skyhorse Publishing: 2011

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01038

ISBN: 1616082356

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Near fine, unread book and jacket with very slight bumps from shipping back and forth to the author. ***(Synopsis) Will fly fishing survive the twenty-first century? Author and angler Paul Guernsey argues that angling and the natural resources it depends uponùclear rivers, unpolluted oceans, and much moreùare threatened by a host of increasingly complex social and environmental factors. Tradition, conservation of land and water, a foresighted ethic, concerns for the sport of other anglers, a commitment to the next generation, and much moreùthese are at the heart of GuernseyÆs... View more info

The Living Land

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Co.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: U01681

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light edgewear, missing jacket. ***(Synopsis) British Columbia conservation and resources, their use and management. View more info

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An Entirely Synthetic Fish

By: Halverson, Anders

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB00741

ISBN: 0300140878

Condition: Near Fine


(Synopsis) Anders Halverson provides an exhaustively researched and grippingly rendered account of the rainbow trout and why it has become the most commonly stocked and controversial freshwater fish in the United States. Discovered in the remote waters of northern California, rainbow trout have been artificially propagated and distributed for more than 130 years by government officials eager to present Americans with an opportunity to get back to nature by going fishing. Proudly dubbed ?an entirely synthetic fishö by fisheries managers, the rainbow trout has been introduced into every state a... View more info

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An Entirely Synthetic Fish

By: Halverson, Anders

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st PB Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01037

ISBN: 0300140886

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) Like new, unread. ***(Synopsis) Anders Halverson provides an exhaustively researched and grippingly rendered account of the rainbow trout and why it has become the most commonly stocked and controversial freshwater fish in the United States. Discovered in the remote waters of northern California, rainbow trout have been artificially propagated and distributed for more than 130 years by government officials eager to present Americans with an opportunity to get back to nature by going fishing. Proudly dubbed ?an entirely synthetic fishö by fisheries managers, the rainbow trout has... View more info

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An Entirely Synthetic Fish

By: Halverson, Anders

Price: $31.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Ed, 2nd Printing

Seller ID: AB01035

ISBN: 0300140878

Condition: Near Fine


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An Entirely Synthetic Fish

By: Halverson, Anders

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U02389

ISBN: 0300140878

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Previous owner name penned in at front with a gift inscription, else like new. View more info

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A River Lost

By: Harden, Blaine

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, W.W. Norton: 1996

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: C0758

ISBN: 0393039366

Condition: As New


(Synopsis) The story of how well-meaning Americans dammed up the Columbia River in the North-Western United States, to produce cheap electricity and gardens blooming in the desert. This narrative of exploitation records how one of the West's most majestic rivers was sacrificed to economic advance. View more info

Michigan's Au Sable River; Today and Tomorrow

By: Hendrickson, G. E.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Lansing, MI, Michigan Department of Conservation: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: U00671

Condition: Good


(Description) Edgewear and bumps at corners, else this 80 page stapled booklet in sound condition. View more info

River Keeper - The Life of William James Lunn

By: Hills, John Waller

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: 1947

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: U00782

Condition: Good


(Description) Light fading to top and bottom-most spine ends where DJ has torn away, inscription from previous owner, light foxing throughout, in unclipped jacket with notable edgewear, 2 inch tears and chips missing at top and bottom of spine. ***(Synopsis) William Lunn was appointed keeper on the Houghton Water on the river Test on 1st January 1887, and remained there for 45 years. This book contains his views on chalkstream management, weed-cutting, restocking with mayfly, trout hatching etc., as well as his approach to fishing and his fly dressings, including the famous Lunn's Particular. View more info

Trout Stream Therapy

By: Hunt, Robert L.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Madison, WI, The University of Wisconsin Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U01984

ISBN: 0299138941

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Light rubbing at corners, else a nice copy. View more info

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Trout Stream Therapy

By: Hunt, Robert T

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Univ. of Wisconsin Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: U00891

ISBN: 0299138941

Condition: Very Good


(Description) Remainder mark to bottom page edges, and corners slightly bumped, else near new! View more info