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Side-Lines, Side-Lights & Reflections: Fugitive Papers of a Chalk-Stream Angler.

By: Skues, G.E.M.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: The Flyfisher's Classic Library, 1996.: 1996

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 179

Condition: Fine


Hardback leatherbound in ochre cloth slipcase in fine condition, with marbled endpapers. This edition was first published in 1932. Now republished by the Flyfisher's Classic Library, unnumbered copy from an edition of 500 copies. Pp473 with b&w illustrations and index. Mr Skues was the founder of the modern wet-fly chalk-stream school of fishing and of nymph-fishing for trout. This collection of angling articles were written for various periodicals, many written under his various pen-names. S3. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. POSTAGE RA... View more info

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Silk, Fur and Feather: The Trout-Fly Dresser's Year.

By: Skues, G.E.M.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Flyfisher's Classic Library, 1993.: 0

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 189

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition. Black leather spine, with gilt titles, vignette feather on the spine and black silk ribbon marker. In black slip-case in Fine condition. Pp. 114, with b&w illustrations by Robin Armstrong. A series of articles published in the Fishing Gazette in book form. First published in 1950. This edition is part of The Flyfisher's Classic Library. The book has ten chapters, covering a variety of trout-fishing topics, such as hooks, vices, wax, poultry hackles, types of natural fly, dyeing, and many more. S3. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE CO... View more info

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The Salmon and Trout Magazine 122.

By: Various.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Journal of the Salmon and Trout Association, 1948.: 1948

Seller ID: 2333

Condition: Very Good


Magazine in illustrated paper wraps, with slight edgewear, fading to the covers and marking but otherwise in Very Good condition. Pp94, with b&w illustrations, graphs and advertising. The Journal of the Salmon and Trout Association. Number 122, January 1948. With frontispiece photo of S. R. Hobday, O.B.E. Articles include: The Amazing Peder Clausson: Some Account of an Early Authority on Salmonology by Peter Michael; Valuation of Rivers: A Plea for More Realistic Policy by A. T. R. Houghton; Midnight Madness: Some Exciting Moments with Weslh Sea Trout by J. B.; My Rod in Europe by Lt. Col. ... View more info

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The Salmon and Trout Magazine: Number 107

By: Various.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Salmon and Trout Association, 1943.: 1943

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 2307

Condition: Very Good


Magazine in illustrated paper wraps, with slight edgewear and marking but otherwise in Very Good condition. Pages 182-270. with b&w illustrations, graphs and advertising. The Journal of the Salmon and Trout Association. Number 107, January 1943. Frontispiece Mr G.E.M. Skues. Articles include: Fishing Memories: Sea Trout in Norway and Scotland by Major Anthony Buxton; Development of the Ribble Problem by A.T.R. Houghton; September Trout by A. Wanless; The Poet of the River: Michael Drayton's Appeal to Anglers by Charles Billyeald and more. S28. View more info