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Hunting, Fishing, Outdoor Life

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Hunting, Fishing, Outdoor Life

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How to Tie Freshwater Flies, Bay, Kenneth E.
1 Bay, Kenneth E. How to Tie Freshwater Flies
NY Winchester Press 1974 0876911483 / 9780876911488 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Matthew M. Vinciguerra 
At last, a step-by-step fully illustrated guide that will enable you to tie usable flies in a matter of hours. Fully illustrate guide for the beginner, 151 pp, primarily black and white photo-illustrations a few colored photos of specific flies, Rust colored cloth general shelf wear, to the board on one corner, very light foxing scattered throughout, Wrapper shows wear, large angular chip from back panel remnant from a crease (? ) , smaller chips to edges and corners, one inch long closed tear on the front, still solid, new Mylar cover. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall 
Price: 9.00 USD
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2 Brooks, Paul The pursuit of wilderness
Houghton Mifflin 1971 0395120934 / 9780395120934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First Edition Hardcover in blue cloth boards Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. Ex-Library ; Ex-Library; 9 X 6.20 X 1.10 inches; 220 pp pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Elephant Across Border, Burke, Colin
3 Burke, Colin Elephant Across Border
New York New York University Press 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
VG+, First Ed. , First Printing, 255 pages, Hard Cover, green paper over board, ends and corner tips w/some wear, TE green publisher stain, remainder mark; DJ Green w/orange NOT price clipped, authors graphic photo on back cover, small tears and crease and edge wear at head and tail, stained inside cover on spine. ..a spellbinding tale-a stirring novel of fierce competition between killer and non-killer for an elephant's life. The setting is the African bush, on the edges of Kruger National Park. An extraordinary elephant, with magnificent prize tusks, has wandered across the boarder of the game preserve and roams-free, prey to all.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Leading Out  Women Climbers Reaching for the Top, Da Silva, Rachel
4 Da Silva, Rachel Leading Out Women Climbers Reaching for the Top
Seal Pr 1992 1878067206 / 9781878067203 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good 
MASS MARKET PAPERBACK " Women Climbers Reaching for the Top" ; 8.90 X 5.90 X 1 inches; 324 pp pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Guggisberg, C. A. W. Game Animals of Eastern Africa
Nairobi Patwa News Agency 1963 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Eighth printing. Green cloth, very slight lean. Short introduction, then bibliography followed by guide of animals geographical distributions and brief description with excellent illustrations by the author. DJ has short closed tear at the tail, and front panel has a somewhat wrinkled appearance. The original price (6/50) is neatly blacked out and a new price is printed on (7/50) . Written for the big game hunters, photographers and tourists, of a by gone era. ; 16mo up to 6" tall 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Colonel Thorndyke's Secret, Henty, G. A
6 Henty, G. A Colonel Thorndyke's Secret
New York Hurst & Company N.D. Hardcover Very Good 
(1898) This is a reprint, no date. Burgundy cloth blind stamped with gold decorative spine title block. Gilded top edge. Worn ends and corners with general tone throughout. Publishers introduction (iv) text smudged. Printed in the USA with the title "The Brahmin's Treasure". ; 342 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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7 Hochbaum, H Albert Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl
Minnieapolis University of Minnesota Press 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
301pp. Green cloth with black duck motif; coordinating endpages; black and green. All extremities worn. Shadows of pressed plants scattered throughout text. Dust jacket edge worn with some foxing; not price clipped. Hochbaum (1911-1988), a wildlife biologist was the Director of the Delta Waterfowl Research Station from 1938-1970. ; Pp. x, [4] 301. Hochbaum (1911-1988), was a wildlife biologistGreen cloth with black geese motif; coordinated endpages of green and black. Extremities rubbed, the boards have small white scattered spots. The text carries the shadows of leaves & flowers previously pressed within. Dust jacket is scuffed with some foxing, the edges are worn with small chips. Archival clear cover.; 8vo ; 301 pages 
Price: 27.00 USD
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8 Holm, Don Old-Fashioned Dutch Oven Cookbook
Caxton Press 1969 Reprint Softcover As New 
1976, eighth printing. As new. More than 'just' a cookbook. Written in conversational style the reader is introduced to the history of the dutch oven and instructed in it's care and seasoning and use, which is far more versatile than one might expect. Chapter 3, 'It's easy the Dutch oven way.' is instructive broiling, roasting, drying, sewing and baking hole-in-the-ground cooking offering secrets to success for all types of meats, vegetables, breads and deserts. Contents: Introduction; The Care and Feeding of a Camp Dutch Oven; It's Easy the Dutch Oven Way; By Bread Alone; Cooking the Sourdough Way; Fixin' the Wild Ones; Smoking, Jerking, and Other Delightful Arts; Some Favorite Recipes; Appendix; Index to Recipes. ; 8vo 8" ; 131 pp pages; Book Fair 
Price: 13.50 USD
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9 Howell, Arthur H. Florida Bird Life
Florida Department of Game and Fresh Water Fish 1932 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
In Protective Cover Pp. xxiv, 579, with 58 plates, 37 in full color by Francis L. Jaques; and 72 in text figures and maps, one fold-out. Black textured cloth with gilt title lettering on cover and spine. A heavy book, somewhat shaken but still solid. The jacket is missing the spine strip, the balance is exceptionally bridgt. Laid in is the publisher announcement. Preface by Paul Redington; Check List of the Birds of Florida; History of Florida Ornithology; List of Birds Originally Described from Florida; History of Bird Protection in Florida; Pysiographic Regions; Life Zones; A fully annotated list of the 423 species and sub species; Illustrated with color portraits of the birds, maps of their ranges and halftone plates of Florida Habitats. ; 8vo ; 579 pp pages 
Price: 54.00 USD
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The Wreck Hunters, Jefferis, Rogereris and Kendall McDonald
10 Jefferis, Rogereris and Kendall McDonald The Wreck Hunters
South Brunswick & New York A S Barnes And Co. , Inc. 1966 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
VG+, , 255 pp including index, 31 b/w photos & 7 line drawings, map e. P. T. E. W lt. Dust soil, else clean. DJ bright green/white, in Mylar, small ships at head/tail & top edge, light staining to flap corners, price marked out with black pen. The account of amateur divers and their search for sunken wrecks around the English Coast from the era of the Spanish Armada, to the great sailing ships of the 19th century, to ships brought down during the World Wars.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Complete Book of Outdoor Lore, Ormond, Clyde
11 Ormond, Clyde Complete Book of Outdoor Lore
New York Outdoor Life Harper & Row 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Sixth printing. Straight tight copy, dust jacket is worn on all extremities, not price clipped, 290 b&w illustrations. Indexed. "A Wealth of wisdom, practical tips and techniques by a veteran outdoorsman for hunters, fishermen, campers, all other nature enthusiasts and sposrtsmen ..." ; 8vo.; 498pp pages; book fair 
Price: 22.50 USD
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A Thousand Geese, Peter, Scott. & James Fisher
12 Peter, Scott. & James Fisher A Thousand Geese
Boston Houghton and Mifflin 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
239 pp. Frontispiece is a painting by Peter Scott. Illustrated with b&w photographs, maps and drawings. Scattered foxing. Dust jacket is edge worn with a large chip, price intact. The Pink-Footed Goose is common in the great estuaries of England and Scotland, but they breed somewhere in the remote parts of Iceland. Two life-long friends, Scott England leading bird artist and Fisher, the world's authority on sea-birds set off on a "Wild Goose Chase" to find out exactly where these geese breed. A successful venture for all. Uncommon in this condition. ; 8vo 
Price: 28.80 USD
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13 Rathborne, St. George Canoe and Camp Fire
Philadelphia David McKay 1900 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Ch. Grunwald 
Clean bright copy. ; 1900 edition, one of Rathbornes titles in a prolific career. This title is bound in Purple cloth HB w color embossed cover design of young man with a deer over his shoulders, what is interesting is that this same cover art is also that which was used on another title published in 1901 Paddling Under Palmettos Of all his work, this seems to be a VERY rare title, as I failed to find even one other edition. Overall in Very Good condition, the spine is slightly sunned, loose binding, slightly cocked, Internally the front hinge is cracked, initials on inside board, one plate is no laid in, light toning throughout, 187 pp w four pp of adds. Illus. W b/w plates by Ch. Grunwald; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 21.60 USD
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A Sportsman's Guide to Game Animals: A field book of North American Species, Rue III, Leonard Lee
14 Rue III, Leonard Lee A Sportsman's Guide to Game Animals: A field book of North American Species
New York & London Outdoor Life Books Harper & Row 1968 1122214480 / 9781122214483 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs by the author & maps. Indexed. Minimal shelf wear, a clean straight copy in like jacket. Not price clipped, some discoloration inside the flap. From the flap - This book describes in exhaustive detail the behavior in the wilds of all North American game animals, how they obtain their food, make their homes, cope with enemies and weather, communicate with their kind, breed, care for their young... and much more. ; 8vo.; 655pp. pages; book fair 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Hooked on Roosters, Stockman, Constance A.
15 Stockman, Constance A. Hooked on Roosters
Constance Stockman 1992 Signed by Author; B0 First Edition Softcover Fine 
"The Story of the International Roosterfish Tournament and the people who fished it the first 25 years. Signed and inscribed on the title page. "To Peggy Peck (?) in appreciation for your work and support on the 1993-94 N.C.C.A.A. Board of Directors, Sincerely Connie." and again "Constance Stockman" ; 8.40 X 5.30 X 0.60 inches 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Bass Bug Fishing, Tapply, William G.
16 Tapply, William G. Bass Bug Fishing
Lyons Press 1999 1558217894 / 9781558217898 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Exceptionally nice copy. As New. "Tapply, author of the Brady Coyne mysteries, introduces anglers to the bass bug revival. He eloquently explains the pleasures of bass bugging and offers a fascinating history of the technique, used by Native Americans before the arrival of Europeans. He also covers such specifics as how to tie 10 bass-bug fly patterns; how to cast and retrieve these very large flies; and what equipment and tackle are required." (Booklist Review); 9.29 X 6.17 X 0.64 inches; 164 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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