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[Irvin & Johnson] – South African Fish & Fishing. How fish are found and caught in the waters around Southern Africa. How fish are preserved, transported and processed. How the fishing industry is organisedItem
(Cape Town: Irvin and Johnson, 1963) Folio; red rexine boards; no dustwrapper; pp. 90; 6 colour plates; 36 colour photographs of fish on mounted collector’s cards all present. Name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Uniform browning and some scattered brown spotting.
Bickerdyke, John, and others – The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. Sea FishingItem
(London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1907) 8vo; original pictorial cloth; pp. xviii + 513 (+ adverts.); plates; line drawings in text. Ex-library copy with label on front pastedown and code on spine; light wear to cloth; some hand-stamps and codes inside; scattered moderate foxing. Good condition. People who are only acquainted with the comparatively rough […]
Cholmondeley-Pennell, H., and others – The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. Fishing. Pike and Other Coarse FishItem
(London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1909) 8vo; original pictorial cloth; pp. xx + 448 incl. index; plates (incl. some by Whymper); line drawings in text. Ex-library copy with label on front pastedown and code on spine; light wear to cloth; some hand-stamps and codes inside; scattered moderate foxing. Good condition. I feel some apology is […]
Crous, Hennie – Saltwater Fishing in South AfricaItem
(Cape Town: Struik, 2000) 209 x 147 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 230 incl. index; colour photographs; locality maps; diagrams. Spine very slightly sunned; trace of curl to bottom fore-corner of wrappers. Very good conditon. Saltwater Fishing in South Africa – a practical guide to the how when and where of angling along the South […]
Hansford-Steele, Bill – African Fly-fishing Handbook. A guide to freshwater and saltwater fly-fishing in AfricaItem
(Johannesburg: Southern, 1997) 243 x 170 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. xvi + 304 incl. index; liberally illustrated with diagrams line drawings tables photographs plus full-colour photographs of flies. Corners very slightly curled; short crease to top fore-corner. Very good condition. (Curtis 61) This is very much a ‘how to’ book and its 13 chapters […]
Harrison, A. C., and others – Fresh-water Fish and Fishing in AfricaItem
(Johannesburg: Thomas Nelson, 1963) 8vo; original blue pictorial boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pictorial endpapers; pp. 210 incl. index; plates. Trace of wear to edges; some light foxing to endpapers and occasionally elsewhere. Very good condition. (Curtis 29) Fresh-water Fish and Fishing in Africa is primarily a ‘where to fish’ in South Africa and the old colonial […]
Horne, Charles – Game Fishing TransformedItem
(Cape Town: Don Nelson, 1974) 8vo; original blue boards with white lettering to spine; pictorial dustwrapper; pictorial endpapers; plates. Dustwrapper rubbed edgeworn and sunned on spine panel; trace of fishmothing to bottom edges of boards; some foxing to edges. Good condition.
Keam, Rick (editor) – The Australian & New Zealand Flyfishers Annual Volume Four 1998Item
(South Croydon, Australian Fishing Network, 1998) Folio; laminated pictorial boards somewhat rubbed; pp. 96; numerous colour photographs. Very good condition. The Australian and New Zealand Flyfishers Annual is produced by the Australian Fishing Network with the aim of promoting the ethics of fly-fishing educating flyfishers on the latest techniques and motivating them to expand their […]
Le Roux, Pieter and Louis Steyn – Fishes of the TransvaalItem
(Pretoria: Nature Conservation Branch, 1968) Oblong 4to; pictorial boards; pp. (iii) + 108 (including index); colour plates; distribution maps. Each species individually illustrated and described.
Lewis, Stanley – African Angling”: What? … Where? … And How? …”Item
(Cape Town: The Stewart Printing Company, [1948?]) 8vo; original black cloth lettered in silver gilt on spine; no dustwrapper; pp. 251 incl. index; photographs. Extremities a bit rubbed; lower joint starting; moderate foxing to edges and endpapers occasional fox spot elsewhere; earlier owner’s name signed on title page. Good condition. (Curtis 20) [The book] truly […]
Meintjes, Malcolm – Trout Through the Looking-Glass. Tackle and Techniques for Southern African FlyfishersItem
(Edenvale, The Entrepot, 1997) 8vo; original boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 126; colour plates. Fine condition. Join one of South Africa’s most well-known angling writers on a fascinating journey into the world of trout.””