The Classic

Fly Fisherman

Book Collection

 

 

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BOOK LIST #1

1.

"Practical Fly Fishing" by Chas M Wetzel, 2nd printing, 1945, DJ $50.SOLD

2.

"American Trout Stream Insects" by Louis Rhead, 1st ed, 1916, $75.

3.

"Handbook for the Margaree" by James T. Grey, Jr. 1st ed 1976, Slip case, signed, Limited edition. $60. SOLD

4.

"The Atlantic Salmon Treasury" by Joseph D. Bates, Jr. , Slip cased, Limited edition, leather bound, signed, #641/1000. $75.

5.

"Tales of the Angler's Eldorado, New Zealand", by Zane Grey, by Gossett and Dunlap 1926, $75.

6.

"Trout Flies" by Richard Salmon, 1st ed, Limited edition, 1975, signed, #529/589. slip cased, $50.

7.

"The Ouananiche and it's Canadian Envirment" by E.T.D. Chambers, 1896, 1st edition. $50.SOLD
8.
"MAKING A FISHERY" BY FREDRICK M. HALFORD, 1st edition, 1902, #3 of Halford's Dry Fly Series, $100.

 

 
BOOK LIST #2

1.

"The View from Rat Lake", By John Geirach, 1st edition, 1988, Limited and slip cased, #78/250. Signed, $80.SOLD

2.

"Marquesa" A Time and Place with Fish" by Jeffrey Cardenas, slip cased, 2nd printing 1995, $60.SOLD

3.

"Leaping Silver" by Lee Wulff, 1st ed 1940, DJ, $50.SOLD

4.


"A Modern Dry Fly Code" by Vincent C. Marinaro, 1st edition, 1950, DJ, $75.

5.

"The Way of a Trout with a Fly" by G.E.M. Skues, 2nd edition, 1928. $60.

6.

"How to Tie Salmon Flies" by Captain Hale, Fly Fisher's Classic Library, The Centenary Edition, 1992, Slipcased, $60.SOLD

7.

"The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly" by Joseph D. Bates, Jr. Limited, Slip cased edition, 1987, 1st ed, #43/250. Comes with a
Set of colored illustrations and plates. $125.SOLD

 

 

 
BOOK LIST #3
1.
"Making and Using the Dry Fly" by Paul H. Young, Rare 1st edition 1934, Paper boards, excellent condition. $75.
2.
"Wet Flies, 400 Patterns and Dressings" by Ken Sawada, Paperback, Fully illustrated. $80.
3.
"Tube and Waddington Fly Dressing" by Kenichiro Sawada, Paperbound, Fully illustrated, 1st edition, 1996. $60.

 

 
BOOK LIST #4

1.

"Angling for Atlantic Salmon", by Shirley Woods, Limited slipcase edition, signed by author and illustrator, #186/950 copies. 1976. $75.SOLD

2.

"The One-eyed Poacher of Privilege" by Edmund Ware Smith, Derrydale Press, NY, Limited edition, #175/750. $70.

3.

"Fishing Bamboo" by John Gierach, signed by author and artist, Limited edition, #1/750 copies, slip cased, $95.SOLD

4.

"Some Silent Places Still" by Dana S. Lamb, Limited slipcased edition #869/1500. 1st ed, 1969. $75. SOLD

5.

"The Happy End" by Ben A. Williams, Deryydale Press, NY, Limited 1st ed, 1939. #580/1250. $50.

6.

"Green Highlanders and Pink Ladies" by Dana S. Lamb, Limited, signed 1st edition, #28/500. 1971. $75.SOLD

7.

"Complete Fly Fisherman, Notes and Letters by Theodore Gordon," by John McDonald, 1st edition, 1947, DJ, $50.SOLD

 

 

 
BOOK LIST #5

1.

"How to tie Salmon Flies" by Major J. H. Hale, 3rd edition, 1930. London, England, This copy comes from the library of
Harry Darbee. $75. SOLD

2.

"The Art of Angling" by R. Brooks, M.D. 1766 edition, leather bound, raised bands, $75.

3.

"Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing" by Joseph D. Bates, Jr. Limited edition, 1970, Slipcased, signed, #34/600. $100.

4.

"Henryville Fly Fishers" by Ernest Schwiebert, 1st Limited slipcase edition, 1998, signed, 1 of 750 copies. $100. SOLD

5.

"Salmon Rivers of Cape Breton Island" by James T. Grey, Limited edition, signed, #46/50. 1985, SC, $75. SOLD

6.

" A Book of Trout Flies" by Preston J. Jennings, #687/850. Derrydale Press, slip cased, Limited edition, 1935. $175.SOLD

7.

"The Fly and the Fish" by John Atherton, 1951, 1st Edition, DJ, $75.
8.
"The Gordan Garland, A Round of Devotions by his Followers, Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, NY 1965. 1st Limited Edition,
Slip cased, #300/1500, 1965, $50. SOLD

 

 
GROUP #6
1.
"The Hardy Book of the Reel" by David Stanley, 1st ed, Hardbound, 2010, $40. SOLD
2.
"Fly Reels of the House of Hardy" by Glenn Stockwell, 1st ed 1978, DJ $40.SOLD
3.
"The Best of Hardy's Angler's Guides" by Jamie Maxtone Graham, Limited Deluxe 1st ed, 1992, Slipcased, leatherbound,
signed by Wm. Hardy, J.M. Graham. $100. SOLD
4.
"Bogdan" by Graydon R. Hilyard, 1st ed 2006, $50. SOLD
5.
"Colorado Classic Cane" A History of the Colorado Bamboo Rod Makers" by Dick Spurr and Michael Sinclair, PB, 1st ed, 1991. $70.SOLD
6.

"Fishing Tackle A Collector's Guide" by Graham Turner, 1st ed, 1989, DJ, $75. SOLD
7.
"Classic & Antique Fly Fishing Tackle, A Guide for Collectors and Anglers" by A. J. Campbell, 1st ed, 1997, DJ $50.

 
GROUP #7
1.
"Favorite Flies and their Histories" by Mary Orvis Marbury, 1955 reprint, hardbound, DJ, 32 colored plates of flies, $50.
2.
"Tales of Fishing British Columbia" by Lee Richardson's BC, Limited ed with prints rear of book, 1978, Copy #3. $50.SOLD
3.
"Letters to a Salmon Fisher's Son" by A. H. Chaytor, 4th ed, 1936, Hardbound. $45.
4.
"Fishless Days and Angling Nights" by Sparse Grey Hackle, 1st ed, hardbound, DJ, 1971, signed pres. copy. $75. SOLD
5.
"Saltwater Fishing" by Van Campen Heilner, 1st ed, hardbound, 1937. 12 colored plates and many illustrations, $60.
6.
"Catskill Flytier" by Harry Darbee, 1st ed 1977, DJ, signed by Harry Darbee. $60. SOLD
7.
"Steelhead to a Fly" by Clark C. Van Fleet, hardbound, 1954, 1st ed, scarce. $50.

 

 
GROUP#8
1.
"The Salmon Rivers of NewFoundland" by C. H. Palmer, 1st ed, 1928, HB, illustrated with foldout map of NewFoundland and its
rivers, sketches and photos. $50.SOLD
2.
"Modern Development of the Dry Fly" by Frederic M. Halford, HB, 1923 reprint, $60.
3.
"The Dry Fly and Fast Water", by George M. L. LA Branche, NY 1914, HB 1st ed. $60.
4.
"How to Tie Salmon Flies" by Major. J. H. Hale, 3rd ed, 1930, HB, $75.
5.
"Fly Rods and Fly Tackle" by Henry P. Wells, HB, 2nd ed, 1901. $50.SOLD
6.
"The Bamboo Rod and How to Build it" by Claude M. Kreider, HB, DJ, 1st ed, 1951, $50.
7.
"Fly Patterns and their Origins" by Harold Hinedill Smedley, HB, DJ, 1st ed, 1943. Rare, $80. SOLD
8.
"The Idyl of the Split-Bamboo" by Dr. George Parker Holden, HB, 1st ed, 1920, $100.


 
GROUP #9
1.
"The Book of the Tarpon" by A. W. Dimock, Meadow Run Press, reprint, 2004, HB, Slipcased,$60.
2.
"Fishing Tackle for Collectors" by Charles Kewley and Howard Farrar, 1st ed, 1987, HB. DJ, $50.
3.
"Trout" by Ernest Schweibert, 2 Volume Set, Slip cased, HB, 2nd ed, bith volumes signed by Ernest, $125.SOLD
4.
"Classic Rods and Rod Makers" by Martin J Keane, 1st ed, 1976, HB, DJ, $125.
5.
"Split and Glued" by Vincent C. Marinaro, 1st ed 2007, HB, DJ, signed by bothh authors, many illustrations and color photos, $60.
6.
"Memories, Patterns and Tactics" by George Harvey, 1st ed 1998, HB, DJ, signed, $60.
7.
"Montana Trout Flies" by George F. Grant, HB, Ltd. 1st ed, 1981, #869/1950, Comes with complete set of color plates at rear
of book. $75.SOLD



 
GROUP #10
1.
"Fly Making, Angling and Dying" by Blacker, rebound in brown leather, 1855, hand-colored plates, rare, $400. SOLD
2.
"Book of the Salmon" by Ephemera, 1850 1st ed, $300.SOLD
3.
"Art Flick's New Streamside Guide" by Art Flick, HB, DJ, 1st ed, signed, $50.SOLD
4.

"Art Flick's Streamside Guide to Naturals and their Imitations", by Art Flick, HB, DJ, 1st ed, $50.
5.
"The Sun Stood Still" by Arthur R. MacDouglall, Jr. HB, DJ, Limited 1st ed, 1942, #461/1400. signed, $60.
6.
"Fishing is Only Part of it" by Dana Lamb, 1st ed, 1982, HB, DJ, $60. SOLD
7.
"A Trout and Salmon Fisherman for 75 Years" by E. R. Hewitt, HB, DJ, 1st ed, signed, Rare to find in signed edition. $100.




 
GROUP #11
1.

"In Praise of Wild Trout", by Nick Lyons, HB, slipcased, 1st ed, 1998, 1/750 copies, Each copy is signed by all contributors, artists
and the publisher. $200. SOLD
2.
"Tall Tales and Short" by Edmund Ware Smith, Derrydale Press, limited 1st ed, 1938, #369/950. HB, $75.
3.
"The Vanishing Trout" by Charles Lose, HB, reprint, 1993, HB, $40. SOLD
4.
"The Dettes, A Catskill Legend" by Eric Leiser, HB, DJ, 1st ed, 1992, $50.
5.
"Trout" by Ray Bergman, HB, 1st ed, 1938, signed, 15 colorplates of flies, $150.SOLD
6.
"The Salmon Fly" by George M. Kelson, HB, DJ, 1995 reprint, color plates of Full Dressed Classic Salmon Flies, $50.SOLD
7.

"A Book on Angling" by Francis Francis, HB, DJ, 1995 reprint, 15 color and black and white illustrations, $35.SOLD

 

 
GROUP #12
1.
"CASTING A SPELL" BY GEORGE BLACK, 2006, DJ, Very good condition. $25.
2.
"ANTIQUE FISHING REELS" BY STEVEN K VERNON, 1ST ED, 1985, DJ Very good condition. $35.
3.
"A TREASURY OF REELS" BY JIM BROWN, LIMITED 1ST EDITION, 1990. Signed copy, 243/500. DJ, excellent condition. $80.
4.
"FUNDAMENTALS OF BUILDING A BAMBOO FLY ROD" BY GEORGE MAURER AND BERNARD ELSER, 1ST ED, 1998, DJ, $50.
5.
"A MASTER'S GUIDE TO BUILDING A BAMBOO FLY ROD" BY EVERETT GARRISON AND HOAGY B. CARMICHAEL, Slip cased, Meadow Run Press, 1999 edition, Excellent condition. $100
6.
"HANDCRAFTING BAMBOO FLY RODS" BY WAYNE CATTANACH, 1ST Special slipcased edition.signed presentation copy, 1992. Comes with DVD. $60.
7.
"D IS FOR DINGLEY, THE MASTER REEL MAKER" BY PATRICK GARNER AND BRIAN TAYLOR, PB, 1 ST ED, 2011, $50.
8.
"BIG STONY" BY HOWARD WALDEN II, Derrydale Press, 1993, HB, This is 1 of 2500 in a Limited Edition. $30.
9.
"TROUT FISHING IN THE CATSKILLS" BY ED VAN PUT, 1st ed, 2007, signed, DJ, $60. SOLD
10.
"STEELHEAD FLY FISHING" BY TREY COMBS, 1ST ED, 1991, DJ, Excellent condition. $65.
11.
"HAIRWING ATLANTIC SALMON FLIES" BY KEITH FULSHER AND CHARLES KROM, 1ST ED 1981, Signed
Presentation copy by both authors. DJ, $70.
12.
"ANTHOLOGY OF FISHING ADVENTURED FROM OUTDOOR LIFE 1945" BY OUTDOOR LIFE FISHING STAFF, 1945 1st ed, signed by Harry Edel on page 90, $30.
13.
"TALL TALES AND SHORT" BY EDMUND WARE SMITH, Derrydale Press, 1st ed 1938, Limited edition #369/950. Clear plastic wrapper. $60.
14.
"ANGLING FOR ATLANTIC SALMON" by SHIRLEY WOODS, L.T.D. 1 st Edition, signed by author and artist, 1976, #186/990. Slipcased, clear plastic wrapper $60.
15.

4 VOLUME SET BY DICK STEWART AND FARROW ALLEN, "FLIES FOR STEELHEAD", 1992, DJ, HB, "FLIES FOR TROUT", 1ST ed, 1993, HB, DJ, "FLIES FOR BASS AND PANFISH", 1 st ed, 1992, HB, DJ, "FLIES FOR ATLANTIC SALMON", 1 st ed, 1991, HB, DJ, 4 Volume Set $140.

16.
"SALTWATER FLY PATTERNS" BY LEFTY KREH, 1st Fully revised and Augmented Edition, 1995, signed, DJ, $40.
17.
"AQUATIC ENTOMOLOGY" BY W. PATRICK MCCAFFERTY, "The Fisherman's and Ecologists Illustrated "Guide to insects
and their Relatives". Illustrations by Arwin V. Provonsha, Limited 1 st edition, 1992, #189/300 copies, signed by author and illustrator.
Full Bound in Primera Grain leather and slip cased. $150.
18.
"CENTURY END" BY PAUL PTALIS, Signed, Limited edition. 1999, #97 of 100 volumes in the series. Numbered 1900-1999. $170.
19.
"CLASSIC SALMON FLY MATERIALS", A Reference to all Materials used in Constructing Classic Salmon Flies from Start for Finish", "Tinsel, Wool, silks, Furs and Feathers", BY MICHAEL D. RADENCICH, 1st edition, 2007, HB, DJ, $50.
20.

"RARE AND UNUSUAL FLY TYING MATERIALS - A NATURAL HISTORY" BY PAUL SCHMOOKLER AND INGRID V. SILS, VOLUME 2 - "BIRDS AND MAMMALS", 1st edition, HB, DJ, signed by both authors, 1997, $300.SOLD

21.
"A BOOK OF TROUT FLIES" BY PRESTON JENNINGS, Derrydale Press, 1935, 1 st Limited Edition, Slipcased, #465/850, $150.SOLD
22.
"WET FLY FISHING" BY E. M. TOD, 1st ed, 1903, HB, $50.
23.
"FUR, FEATHERS AND STEEL" AND "TYING AMERICAN TROUT LURES" BY RUEBEN R. CROSS, 2 VOLUME SET, 2nd Printing 1940 HB, 6th printing 1943. $60.SOLD
24.
"FLY FISHING" by SIR EDWARD GREY, 1st ed, 1899, HB, $75.SOLD
25.
"SALMON FISHING" BY ERIC TRAVERNER, 1ST ED, 1935, `HB, Clear plastic wrapper, $80.

 

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