Sale 627: The Richard Beagle Collection of Angling & Sporting Books, Part II. With Americana, Travel & Exploration, Cartography

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Date of the auction: 19.10.2017

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Seven titles on hunting published by The Amwell Press

Title: Seven titles on hunting published by The Amwell Press Author: Place: Clinton, NJ Publisher: Amwell Press Date: Various dates Description: 8 volumes. (8vo), Illustrated with drawings and from photographs. Cloth or leather with slipcases. A collection of hunting titles from the Amwell Press. 6

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Five angling first editions - inscribed presentation copies

Title: Five angling first editions - inscribed presentation copies Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 5 volumes. First Editions. Includes: Harris, J.R. An Angler's Entomology: New Naturalist No 23. Illustrated from numerous maps, color and black and white

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Five classic angling first editions

Title: Five classic angling first editions Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 5 volumes. First Editions. includes: The Anglers' Club Story 1906-1956. Illustrated from photographs, facsimiles, etc. (8vo), tan cloth, cover and spine labels, slipcase. One of 750

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Four volumes on angling

Title: Four volumes on angling Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 4 volumes. Original cloth. Includes; Best, Thomas. Best's Art Of Angling To Which Is Added Nobbs Complete Troller Also Prognostics Of The Weather With And Without The Barometer. Edited by John

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Thirteen volumes on angling

Title: Thirteen volumes on angling Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 13 volumes. Various bindings and editions. An assortment of angling volumes, featuring works by Izaak Walton, G.E. Bentley, George Reiger and others. Some signed by the authors. Includes

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Two facsimile editions of works on angling

Title: Two facsimile editions of works on angling Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 2 volumes in four. includes: Lane, A. J. The Diary of A. J. Lane With a Description of Those Fishes to be Found in British Fresh Waters. 2 volumes. Illustrated with color

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Two signed and limited angling volumes

Title: Two signed and limited angling volumes Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 2 volumes. (8vo). includes: Morhardt, Aim & Anthony L. Lehman. Zane Grey in the South Seas. Edited with an introduction by Anthony L. Lehman. Illustrated from photographs taken

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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The Great Salmon Rivers of Scotland

Title: The Great Salmon Rivers of Scotland Author: Ashley-Cooper, John Place: London Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd. Date: 1980 Description: Illustrated from color photographic plates, full page maps. (8vo) quarter morocco and salmon colored cloth, raised spine bands, spine lettered in gilt, top

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Men, Fish and Tackle: The Story of J.A. Coxe

Title: Men, Fish and Tackle: The Story of J.A. Coxe Author: Bandini, Ralph Place: Bronson, MI Publisher: Bronson Reel Company Date: 1936 Description: [6], 88 pp. Illustrated with plates from photographs. (8vo) green leatherette stamped in silver. First Edition. Scarce, privately printed book of

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Tight Lines

Title: Tight Lines Author: Bandini, Ralph Place: Los Angeles Publisher: Tight Lines Publishers Date: 1932 Description: [12], 239, [1] pp. Foreword by "Lone Angler" Wiborn. Tipped in portrait frontispiece from a photo by Bachrach, plates from photographs and sketches by the author. (8vo) original

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing [&] Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing

Title: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing [&] Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing Author: Bates, Joseph D., Jr. Place: Harrisburg, PA Publisher: Stackpole Books Date: [1966 & 1970] Description: Limited matched pair: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing. xv, [1], 368 pp. Illustrations from line drawings by

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Fresh-Water Bass.

Title: Fresh-Water Bass. Author: Bergman, Ray Place: New York Publisher: Wm. Penn Publishing Date: [1942] Description: 436, [1] pp. With 16 plates (15 in color) from paintings by Fred Hildebrandt. With publisher's portfolio suite of 10 extra color plates in blue paper envelope with printed label

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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A Study of Colt's New Army and Navy Pattern Double Action Revolvers 1889-1908

Title: A Study of Colt's New Army and Navy Pattern Double Action Revolvers 1889-1908 Author: Best, Robert Place: [n.p.] Publisher: Robert Best Date: [2004] Description: vii, 276 pp. Illustrated throughout from color and black and white photographs. (4to), pictorial boards, acetate jacket. No. 19 of

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Upland Game Shooting

Title: Upland Game Shooting Author: Betten, H. L. Place: Philadelphia Publisher: Penn Publishing Date: [1940] Description: 450 pp. Illustrated from paintings and drawings by Lynn Bogue Hunt, with 10 tipped-in color plates including frontispiece. (8vo) original full burgundy morocco, gilt-stamped

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Further Notes on the Pursuit of Salar

Title: Further Notes on the Pursuit of Salar Author: Bissell, Alfred E. Place: Wilmington, Delaware Publisher: [Privately printed] Date: 1972 Description: Illustrations from photographs, maps on endpapers. (8vo) original cloth-backed boards, title in gilt on spine and front. One of probably 100

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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In Pursuit of Salar

Title: In Pursuit of Salar Author: Bissell, Alfred E. Place: Wilmington, Delaware Publisher: [Privately printed] Date: 1966 Description: Illustrations from photographs including four tipped in color images. (8vo) original cloth-backed boards, title in gilt on spine and front. One of probably 100

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Blacker's Art of Fly Making [and] The Amazing Mr. Blacker

Title: Blacker's Art of Fly Making [and] The Amazing Mr. Blacker Author: Blacker, William and Henrik Strandgaard Place: [Devon, England] Publisher: The Flyfisher's Classic Library Date: 1994 Description: 2 volumes. Numerous color plates. (8vo), full black morocco with gilt design and spines, housed

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Blacker's Art of Flymaking &c. Comprising Angling & Dyeing of Colours. With...

Title: Blacker's Art of Flymaking &c. Comprising Angling & Dyeing of Colours. With Engravings of Salmon & Trout Flies Shewing the Process of the Gentle Craft as Taught in the Pages. With Descriptions of Flies for the Season of the Year as They Come Out on the Water. Rewritten & Revised by the Author

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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The Henry's Fork

Title: The Henry's Fork Author: Brooks, Charles E. Place: Piscataway, NJ Publisher: Nick Lyons Books/Winchester Press Date: [1986] Description: xi, [2], 210 pp. Illustrated from photographs. (4to), dark plum textured leather, spine lettered in gilt, slipcase. No. 369 of 500 copies. First Edition

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Advanced Fly Fishing: Modern Concepts with Dry Fly, Streamer, Nymph, Wet...

Title: Advanced Fly Fishing: Modern Concepts with Dry Fly, Streamer, Nymph, Wet Fly, and the Spinning Bubble Author: Burns, Eugene Place: Harrisburg, PA Publisher: Stackpole Company Date: [1953] Description: xiii, [1], 268 pp. Foreword by Francis Sell. Illustrated from photographs by Clyde Childress

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Two African Trips. With Notes and Suggestions on Big Game Preservation in...

Title: Two African Trips. With Notes and Suggestions on Big Game Preservation in Africa. Author: Buxton, Edward North Place: London Publisher: Edward Stanford Date: 1902 Description: xiii, [1], 201 pp. With plates from photographs throughout and folding map in pocket at rear. (4to), original

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Marquesa: A Time & Place With Fish

Title: Marquesa: A Time & Place With Fish Author: Cardenas, Jeffrey Place: [Stone Harbor, NJ] Publisher: Meadow Run Press Date: [1995] Description: Illustrated with frontispiece, chapter head piece and text drawings by A.D. Tinkham. With an additional suite of 6 photographs laid in in separate

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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History of Hunting Trip in Sierra Madres, Northern Mexico, August 21, to...

Title: History of Hunting Trip in Sierra Madres, Northern Mexico, August 21, to October 1, 1922. Diary kept by L.A. Carlton. Author: Carlton, L.A. Place: [n.p.] Publisher: Date: [c.1922] Description: 60 pp. (8vo), textured printed wrappers. First Edition. Rare account of hunting trip for deer

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Hunting Big Game in the Sierras of Chihuahua

Title: Hunting Big Game in the Sierras of Chihuahua Author: Carpenter, Donald A. Place: [Mansfield, Ohio] Publisher: [M.A. Pollock] Date: [1905] Description: 56 pp. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Governor Creel of California and from photographs. (8vo), 21x14 cm (8½x6"), original tan

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Shooting in the Early Days: From 1863 to 1919

Title: Shooting in the Early Days: From 1863 to 1919 Author: Carter, Charles Moreland Place: St. Joseph, Mo. Publisher: Printed for private distribution by Grogg Printing Co. Date: 1919 Description: 38 pp. With portrait frontispiece. (12mo), saddle stitched textured wrappers. First Edition

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Group of gun, ammunition and sporting goods catalogs

Title: Group of gun, ammunition and sporting goods catalogs Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Eight illustrated catalogs, various sizes, all in original wrappers. Includes 2 catalogs each from the Marlin Firearms Co., Winchester Repeating Arms Co., and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Tarpon Fishing in Mexico and Florida

Title: Tarpon Fishing in Mexico and Florida Author: Churchill, Edward George Spencer Place: [Far Hills, NJ] Publisher: Meadow Run Press Date: [1998] Description: Introduction by Randy Wayne White. Color frontispiece by John Rice. With section of 41 images from photographs, and a separate booklet

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Partridge Rambles, in Which the Author Sets Forth His Reasons Why He...

Title: Partridge Rambles, in Which the Author Sets Forth His Reasons Why He Prefers to Hunt That Noble Bird Without the Use of a Dog. Together with Some Hints to Those Who Might Like to Take Up That Fascinating Sport. Author: [Claflin, William H.] Place: [n.p.] Publisher: Privately printed Date

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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West of Key West

Title: West of Key West Author: Cole, John and Hawk Pollard, eds. Place: [Mechanicsburg, PA] Publisher: Stackpole Books Date: [1996] Description: [14], 206, [5] pp. Illustrated in color from paintings by Peter Corbin; sidebar paintings by David Harrison Wright. (Oblong 4to) 9x11 cm (8¼x10½

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 19 Oct 2017

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Hunting Big Game in Jackson Hole, Wyoming: Fifty Day in Uinta County with...

Title: Hunting Big Game in Jackson Hole, Wyoming: Fifty Day in Uinta County with James S. Simpson Author: Coleman, John B. Place: San Francisco Publisher: John B. Coleman Date: [c.1928] Description: 61 pp. (8vo), original brown textured cloth. First Edition. Mr. Simpson was the Wyoming guide for the

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Oct 2017