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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


(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

Studies on the Atlantic Salmon - III; Report on the Salmon of the 1937 Miramichi Drift-Net Fishery

By: Belding, David L; Prefontaine, Georges

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Institut de Zoologie, Universite de Montreal: 1939

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: C0133


(Description) Book has wear at spine and authors stamp on front cover. ***(Excerpt from Introduction) This report deals with the tagging experiments conducted by the Quebec Salmon Commission in 1937 on the salmon of the Miramichi drift-net fishing area off the east coast of New Brunswick. View more info

The River Test

By: Bingham, Charles

Price: $44.95

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

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: SNC030


(Description) Light edgewear and scuffing to unclipped jacket. 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


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

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The Trout Pool Paradox

By: Black, George

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 2004

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: C0181


(Synopsis) The Trout Pool Paradox unravels a conundrum: why does the Naugatuck River teeter on the edge of extinction, while in a parallel valley just a few miles away, the Shepaug appears to flow in a pristine state? Probing this puzzle takes George Black deep into the complex ecology of rivers and into the heart of the human communities on their banks. Presenting intimately detailed stories of early industrialists, nineteenth-century naturalists, and contemporary river... View more info

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Mountain in the Clouds: A Search for the wild Salmon

By: Brown, Bruce

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1982

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: C2278


(Description) Inscribed by the Author to Dave Hughes in 1984. Light edgewear to book and a couple dog-eared pages. Jacked has edgewear and small closed tears, spine sunned. ***(Synopsis) It is now more than ten years since Bruce Brown began the Olympic Peninsula wanderings that led him to write this powerful account of how greed, indifference and environmental mismanagement have threatened the survival of the wild Pacific salmon and, as a result, the region's ecology and... View more info

Fisherman Naturalist

By: Buxton, Anthony

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Collins Press: 1946

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: SNC026


(Description) Minor edgewear and foxing to book, in clipped jacket that has moderate edgewear, small tears. 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


(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


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

Swampwalker's Journal

By: Carroll, David M.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1999

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: C0294


(Description) Like new book and jacket, now in Mylar. ***(Synopsis) The Author takes readers on a miraculous year-long journey through the wetlands, revealing why they are so important to his life, to ours, to all life on Earth. View more info

The Year of the Turtle: A Natural History

By: Carroll, David M.

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Charlotte, VT, Camden House Publishing: 1991

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: C0295


(Description) Like new book and jacket, now in Mylar. ***(Synopsis) Acclaimed naturalist David M. Carroll guides readers through the yearly cycle of the freshwater turtle. With lyrical yet factual prose observations, Carroll also includes more than 100 of his carefully executed full-color drawings. View more info

Trout Reflections

By: Carroll, David M.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, NY, St Martins Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: C0296


(Description) Like new book and jacket, now in Mylar. ***(Synopsis) A naturalist provides an in-depth look at the yearly cycle of the trout, examines other creatures that inhabit its world, and ends with the trout's mating season, which marks the close of the fishing season. View more info

The Ouananiche and its Canadian Environment

By: Chambers, E. T. D

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: C0310


Mild edgewear and soiling of covers, but gilt and color highlights 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


(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 ... 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


(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... 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


(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

Politics and Conservation; The Decline of the Alsaka Salmon

By: Cooley, Richard A.

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1963

Edition: 1st Ed, 1st Printing

Seller ID: C0371


(Description) Tape marks inside covers from previously installed jacket cover, now replaced with a new Myalr cover with no tape over an unclipped jacket. 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


(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


***(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 fam... 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


(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 upon├╣clear rivers, unpolluted oceans, and much more├╣are threatened by a host of increasingly complex social and environmental factors. Tradition, conservation of land and water, a foresighted ethic, conce... View more info