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A Decade of American Sporting Books & Prints by The Derrydale Press 1927-1937; With an Introduction by Eugene V. Connett, III

By: Anonymous

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Derrydale Press. 1937. New York.: 1937

Seller ID: 2316


Cloth. Illustrations. No. 496 of 950 copies. A complete bibliography of the books and prints published including the privately printed items. Uncut page edges. The book contains a chronological list of publications and brief descriptions of sp ortin g books such as: Riding and Horsemanship; Fishing; Yachting and the Sea; Cook Books; Sporting History and Americana; etc. View more info

Where to Hunt American Game

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: United States Cartridge Company. 1898. Lowell, Massachusetts.: 1898

Seller ID: 2352


First edition. Illustrated cloth. Illustrations. Private name stamp front end paper. The author describes the animals and game birds found in each state and which part of each state specific game is more prevalent. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph - "First Haul of the Season -- Salmon Industry, Columbia River, Oregon, U. S .A."

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Meadville, Pa., Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 3618


Circa 1900. Photograph shows fishermen looking at salmon caught in their nets. Horses in the background are hitched to the nets. The back of the photograph provides information about salmon and the spawning process. Photograph is numbered 226 -- (13624). View more info

Ocean City Fishing Club : 1944 Year Book

By: Anonymous

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ocean City, New Jersey,

Seller ID: 7496


Brown fabricoid with slight rubbing along fore edge. Former owner's name on front end paper. A nice, clean copy. Consists of: Club news, history and a list of previous yearbooks; "Wartime Thoughts on Fishing" by Jim Hurley ; " Fishing in the Aleutians" by Sgt. Bill Gleeson, "Protection for the Channel Bass","World Record Game Fishes", "Surf Fishing as a Diversion for the City Dwellers" by Ed Fee, "Fishing the Florida Keys" ... View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph: "Planting a Trout in a Trout Stream, Wayne Co., Penna."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 7663


3 1/4 by 7 inches. Numbered 72-29215 by the publisher. Shows a black and white photo of a man bent over, releasing fish from a net, with a bucket beside him. Circa 1915. Two columns of text on back. Letter "B" written on back. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph: Drying Fish on the Yukon River, Alaska

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 8167


3 1/4 x 7 inches. Numbered 244-11548 by the publisher. Shows six Alaskan Indians standing in front of fish drying on pole racks. Circa 1915. Two columns of text on back discussing methods of Alaska fishing, the Yukon River and worldwide salmon distribution. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph: Butchering Salmon--Interior of a Canning Establishment, Astoria, Oregon

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 8169


3 1/4 x 7 inches. Numbered 227-13625 by the publisher. Shows Chinese men standing at a table working on the salmon. Circa 1915. Two volumes of text on the back discusses how the salmon are caught, the Columbia River, the Chinese men who do the work and worldwide salmon consumption. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph: Commander Adrien De Gerlache, Leader Ofthe Belgica Expedition 1897-99 on Skis Hunting Seals on South Polar Pack

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 8186


3 1/4 x 7 inches. Numbered 345-13348 by the publisher. Shows the Commander with a large sharp stick standing over a still-alive seal. Two colums of text on the back about the Expedition. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Quail Shooting in the Stubble - a Point - Look Out!"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ill., American Stereoscopic Company:

Seller ID: 9123


Unnumbered stereograph on light tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) in plastic slipcase. View of two hunters in the morning with dogs looking for quail. Some slight soiling to the card. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Forest Growth on Appalachian Mountainside, N.C. Spruce Pines, Gums and Chestnuts."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9501


# V26195. Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 imnch) with commentary on the backside about the destruction of the forests along the Appalachian Range and the efforts of the U.S. government to create a national park. Interior view of the forest with various types of trees. Some slight damage to the left side edge, else clean. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Drying Codfish in the Sun - Gloucester and Harbor in the Distance, Mass."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9551


# 20221 (13). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the process of drying codfish in preparation for the market and the city-port of Gloucester. View of a worker tending the drying fish, head and entrails removed, on long tables under the sun alongside the harbor of Gloucester. Clean copy. View more info

Enos A. Mills : A Sketch

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doublday, Page & Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 14130


14 pages; illustrations; gray paper wrapper (3 1/2 x 6 inch). Stamped discarded. Biography of Enos Mills and his role in creating Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. From his building a cabin at sixteen to building Long's Peak Inn in the Park. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Harvest of the Sea : A Contribution to the Natural and Economic History of the British Food Fishes

By: Bertram, James G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1866

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 13945


xv, 519 pages; illustrations; appendix, index; green cloth binding with gilt lettering and design. Some repair to the spine and with new endpapers. James Bertram (1824-1892) was a marine economist and newspaper editor from Scotland. Among the chapters are: fish life and growth; fish commerce; fish culture; anglers' fishes; natural and economic history of the salmon; natural and economic history of the Herring; white-fish fisheries; natural and economic history of the oys... View more info

Gunnerman; Foreword by Col. Harold P. Sheldon

By: Bigelow, Horatio

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Derrydale Press. (1939). New York.: 1939

Seller ID: 2317


Cloth. Illustrations. 950 copies printed. Slight spotting to top and side edges. The author tells some of his favorite hunting stories. And he imparts hunting wisdom learned through his many years as a sports hunter (how many hunters know that a tur key flushed in the twilight will seek a tree with bare limbs?) View more info

The Legend of the Hounds.Pictures By Gordon Ross, with an Introduction By Owen Culbertson

By: Boker, George Henry

Price: $37.50

Publisher: William Edwin Rudge. 1929. New York.: 1929

Seller ID: 2343


Cloth backed boards. Frontispiece protrait of the author and black and white illustrations throughout. 800 copies printed, with typography by Frederick Warde. The Legend of the Hounds was written in 1867 by George Henry Boker, of Philadelphia. Due to his father's financial success, the author was financially able to spend his life in study and in wri ting. He became a poet and fox hunter. He wrote this poem about fox hunting, based on a story told to him by a citizen fro... View more info

The Medchester Club

By: Brown, Kenneth

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Derrydale Press. (1938). New York.: 1938

Seller ID: 2314


Cloth. Illustrations. No. 824 of 950 copies. The author writes horses and golfing in: "The Converted Mule"; "Ulysses on the Links"; "Politics and Aniseed"; "The Somersault Pony"; "The Bucket Match"; "The Feminist and the Horseman"; etc. View more info

Log-Book of a Fisherman and Zoologist

By: Buckland, Frank

Price: $47.50

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall, 193 Piccadilly: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6966


Original publisher's green cloth. 497 pages. Enjoyable stories by a true free-thinker. View more info

Under the Maples

By: Burroughs, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Mass, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14443


viii, 223 pages; portrait; index; green cloth binding with gilt lettering with remnants of the dust jacket under mylar (missing chips, soiled), lacking the bottom third of the back cover. John Burroughs (1837-1921) was an American naturalist and essayist important in the US conservation movement and a noted practitioner of the 'nature essay'. Blanck - Bibliography of American Literature #2207. Very good copy in poor dust jacket. View more info

Lake and Stream Fishing: A Practical Book on the Popular Fresh-Water Game Fish, the Tackle Necessary and How to Use it

By: Carroll Dixie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Steward & Kidd Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7421


Introduction by James Keeley, foreword by Jack Lait, verse by Albert Jay Cook. Published black cloth. Back hinge slighly cracked. Former owner's stamp in various places. 253 pages. Illustrated. View more info

Rhymes of Flood & Field

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Eyre and Spottiswoode. 1931. London.: 1931

Seller ID: 2336


First edition. Cloth. Illustrations. 1500 copies printed. Page edges are uncut. A book of rhymes with illustrations: THE CHASE; The Vixen, The Fairy Fox, etc., THE RIVER; The Trout Fisher, Running Water, etc., THE MOOR AND MANOR; The Song of F ee, F o, Fum!, The Bread-And-Butter Bird, etc., THE FOREST; "The Muckle Hart", The Stag of Ten, etc. View more info