New Zealand and international angling writing.
Fishing for sport, pleasure and food.
Fresh water coarse fishing, fly-fishing and salt-water shore based and deep-sea, big-game fishing.
Salmon sport fishing in New Zealand, covers all aspects of recreation and conservation, management and ecology etc, as well as cooking!
VG hardback in VG dust jacket with slight fade to spine, otherwise near fine copy.
Collins 1980 first edition, 174pp + plates. ISBN0002169754
VG softback, sewn binding.
Collins 1989 revised and expanded edition, 1584pp + plates. ISBN9781869500108
VG+ VG+ gift inscription to fep.
$50 C/C [HNT 12]
Reed 1971 first edition hardcover, 182pp + plates. Essential reference for NZ trout flies. ISBN 058900655X
G worn wrappers, some foxing and soling.
$9 B/$5 internationally [Item# 239 HNT]
Tackle House 1973 first edition stapled wrappers, 40pp. Illustrated with drawings and some photos. Wet flies, streamers, dry flies, nymphs. Angling tips by a Taupo fisherman.
Anecdotes from sixty years of fishing, Ferris remembers the ' memorable characters ' he has encountered.
Chapters on South Canterbury, Taupo, Waiotaka, Lake Rotoiti, Murupara, The Hawea, Clutha, Ahuriri, Mataura, Canterbury including Ellesmere, Nelson and the Riwaka, North Canterbury and the West Coast.
new zealand, angling, flyfishing, memoirs
VG+ hardback in VG+ dust jacket
Heinemann 1970 first edition, 155pp+ plates.
VG signed by author to fep, lightly handled boards.
$45 C/C [HNT 5]
Heinemann 1954 first edition cloth, xv 242pp+ plates. Signed in ink [Best Wishes | George Ferris | Dec 1954].
VG VG lightly sunned DW spine.
$30 C/C [HNT 10]
Whitcoulls 1979 first edition hardcover, 207pp.Complete guide to New Zealand trout fishing from habitat, equipment and technique, to preparation of fish for eating or smoking. ISBN 0723306125
Zane Grey describes his thrilling encounters with swordfish, marlin, and mako sharks in the big-game fishing waters of New Zealand. Previously unpublished account of his trips to Mercury Bay, combined with his deep-sea fishing yarns from Tales of the Angler's Eldorado, New Zealand.
Heinemann Reed 1990, 152pp+ plates.
Zane Grey spent his vacations in New Zealand, angling for trout and salt-water big game such as shark and marlin. He recounts his adventures in New Zealand waters, and the local guides and characters he knew.
angling, game fishing, swordfish, salt water, facsimile
G+ paperback, biro gift inscription to first page.
Wilson and Horton (undated) facsimile of the Hodder and Stoughton 1926 edition
VG+ VG small chip at head of lower DW joint, light vertical crease to lower panel.
$20 C/C [HNT 11]
Reed 1979 first edition hardcover,x 152pp + palets. Trout fly fishing as well as sea angling in New Zealand waters. ISBN 0589011979
Sutherland recounts angling adventures all over New Zealand, the "Fisherman's El Dorado"
fishing, angling, sport
VG hardback in G+ dust jacket signed 'Best wishes Temple Sutherland " at top of title page.
With worn edges split at the spine ends of the joints, slight chipping loss at tail of jacket spine, short tear at top spine corner of rear jacket panel.
Reed 1963 first edition hardcover, 234pp + plates.
VG G DW sunned, rubbed edges, label lift to cover, pencil name to fep.
$10 B/B [Item# 229 HNT]
Reed 1061 first edition hardcover, 143pp illustrated throughout. Humour based around fly fishing by New Zealand author and cartoonist.
VG- small damp ripple lower corner front pages.
$10 C/C [Item# 243 HNT]
Random Century 1990 softcover, 376pp + colour photos and illustrations in the text. ISBN 1869410904