Mr Barnacles and his Boat

[AYRTON William] 1777-1858

c1856. Incidents encountered in a course of Coracle fishing in Wales. First and only edition, oblong octavo, tan half morocco over red marbled boards, light worn along edges, some blind tooling. Spine, gilt tooling and titles to red calf…

£175 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: [Whittaker and Co.]

Fishermen's Weather By Upwards of One Hundred Living Anglers

AFLALO FG (Freferick George) 1870-1918

G, 1st ed, 1906. In worn, green printed cloth, corners & edges bumped & worn. Spine, corners & edges bumped & worn, gilt titles. Internally, some offsetting, half title present, lack frontis, (xiv), [2], 256 pp, 6 pls (of 8), all coloured,…

£20 | Published: 1906 | Publisher: Adam and Charles Black

The Sportsman


2 vols - Vol 1, No 1 Vol 1, August 1833 to No 41 Vol 1, May 1834. and Vol 2, No 1 (from page 9) August 1834 to No 6, December 1834. 14 plates, 55 woodcuts. A weekly sporting journal. In different bindings. Vol 1, in quarter maroon calf with…

£30 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Unknown

Angler's Complete Guide to the Rivers and Lakes of England

BLAKEY Robert 1795-1878

2nd ed, g, 1 pl, 1856. In green black mink titled boards, corners and edges a little bumped and worn. New green cloth spine, black ink titles. Internally, B&W frontis, [3], (iv-xv), [1], 186 pp, 1 pl, new eps, includes 30 pages on the Welsh…

£40 | Published: 1856 | Publisher: George Philip and Son

The Angler's Song Book.

BLAKEY Robert 1795-1878

Fair, 1st ed, 1855. Probably unread! In the publisher printed soiled blue paper boards, corners & edges bumped & worn, upper boards just holding. Spine, worn with loss along edges & joints. Internally, half title, [5], (vi-xv), [1], [1], 2-276…

£50 | Published: 1855 | Publisher: George Cox. Oliver and Boyd

The Art of Angling, or, Complete Fly & Bottom-Fisher;


VG, 1814, New Edition, In near contemporary half deep red calf over red marbled boards, corners rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling & titles, worn along upper joint. Internally, frontis, [3], (iv-viii), [2], [1], 2-170 pp, [1], 2-18 (adverts-a…

£205 | Published: 1814 | Publisher: Procter

The Angler's Secret


VG, 1st ed, 1904. Printed green cloth, corners & edges lightly bumped & worn. Spine, slightly sunned, titles in black ink. Internally, (vi), 206 pp, [4], 21 pls, 22 other illustrations, pencil No to fpd, some very light offsetting, advert…

£30 | Published: 1904 | Publisher: GP Putnam's Sons

Hampton's Angling Bibliography 1881-1949

CALLAHAN Ken & MORGAN Paul revised & expanded by

In green cloth, gilt spine titles, Internally, [2], 3-303 pp, [1] adverts, label with both editors signature to fep. Originally published in 1947. (190*134 mm).

£35 | Published: 2008 | Publisher: The Three Beards Press

A Snowdon Stream (The Gwyrfai) & How to Fish it

CANAWAY WH (William Hamilton)

In green cloth covers with title in gilt to spine. DW is Not priced clipped, title and image in black & white, other border images in green and white. Internally, frontis, [6], 7-86 pp, 1 pl, 1 map, 8 woodcuts, evidence of book label removal to…

£75 | Published: 1958 | Publisher: Putnam

The Book of North Wales

CLIFFE Charles Frederick 1809-1851

1st Ed, 2 pls, 1 map, 11 illustrations. In contemporary brown embossed cloth, a little faded and soiled, gilt title to upper cover, corners and edges lightly bumped and worn. Spine and gilt title faded, edges bumped and worn lightly. Internally,…

£75 | Published: 1850 | Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans. W Shone.

Notes and Reflections of an Angler:

CLIFFE John Henry

In red embossed cloth, gilt titles, corners rubbed. Spine, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, lacks halftitle, [5], (viii-xii), [1], 2-254 pp, [2] adverts. Small ink mark to spine, remains of small label to fpd, ink name to fep. (Westwood 243.…

£60 | Published: 1860 | Publisher: Hamilton, Adams and Co

A History of the Fishes of the British Islands

COUCH Jonathan 1789-1870

Complete 252 hand chromo-lithographic plates 4 octavo volumes in half green morocco over green cloth, gilt tooling. Spines, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling & titles. Vol 1, 1862, frontis, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-245 pp, 57 pls (in colour).…

£1275 | Published: 1862 | Publisher: Groombridge and Sons

The Angler's Souvenir,

FISHER P. [pseud. CHATTO William Andrew] 1799-1864

1st ed, later issue, VG, 31 pls. In the publishers brown embossed cloth, corners bumped & worn. Spine, relaid, retaining old, gilt tooling & title, a couple of marks. Internally, half title & title page each with illustration, [1], [3],…

£175 | Published: 1835 | Publisher: Charles Tilt