Another direction a collector can go in is finding classic novels about angling. There are various classic novels that revolve around angling. One such title is Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway. Another title is Captain Courageous by Rudyard Kipling. Since both authors are well known for their classics, you know early editions of these books are a great find for any collector!
Markham, Gervase. Country Contentments. Nicholas Okes: London (1631). Fourth Edition; Full title-Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations. Contayining the Wholesome Experiences, in which any man ought to Recreate himself after the toyle of more serious Business. As namely, Hunting, Hawking, Coursing with Grey-hounds and the lawes of the Leafe, Shooting in Long-bowe or Cros-bowe, Bowling, Tennis, Baloone. The whole Art of Angling, and the use of the Fighting Cocke
Walton, Izaak. The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. T. Maxey for Rich. Marriot: London (1653). Full title-The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, being a discourse of Fish and Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most anglers
Walton, Izaak. The Universal Angler. Printed for Richard Marriott: London (1676). First Combined Edition; The First written by Mr. Izaac Walton, the Second by Charles Cotton and The Third by Col. Robert Venables-all which may be bound together or sold each of them severally
Markham, Gervase. Country Contentments. Sign of the Bible Ludgate-Hill: London (1683).
Chetham, James. The Angler's Vade Mecum: Or a Compendious, Yet Full, Discourse of Angling. William Battersby: London (1700). 3rd Edition
Cox, Nicholas. The Gentleman's Recreation. Nicholas Cox: London (1721). 6th edition
Sportsman's Dictionary. The Sportsman's Dictionary. Printed for C. Hitch, at the Red Lion, and C. Davis, both in Pater-Noster-Row; and S. Austen, at the Angel and Bible in St Paul's Church-Yard: London (1735). 2 volumes; Full title- The sportsman's dictionary: or, the country gentleman's companion, in all rural recreations: With full and particular Instructions for Hawking, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Riding, Cocking. With the Method of breeding, curing, dieting, and ordering of Horses, Dogs, Pigeons, Cocks
Williamson, John. The British Angler or a Pocket-Companion for Gentlemen Fishers. Looking-Glass on London-Bridge: London (1740).
Brookes, Richard. The Art of Angling, Rock and Sea Fishing: with the Natural History of River, Pond and Sea Fish. Printing-Office in Wild-Court, near Lincoln's-Inn Fields: London (1740).
Barker Johnson, Bee Jay S. The British Angler or a Pocket Companion for Gentlemen-Fishers: Being a New and Methodical Treatife of the Art of Angling. John Hodges at the Looking Glafs: London (1740).
Bowlker, Richard. The Art of Angling Improved. M. Oliver, High-Street: Worcester (1758). Full title-The Art of Angling Improved, in all its parts, Especially Fly-Fishing: Containing A particular Account of the several Sorts of Fresh-Water Fish, with their most proper Baits. Also The Names, Colors, and Seasons of all the most Useful Flies
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Henry Kent: London (1759). Second Moses Browne Edition (The Seventh Edition); Illustrated by H. Burgh; Other author-Charles Cotton; Edited by John Hawkins
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Bible and Anchor: London (1760). 2 volumes; Full title-The Complete Angler: or, Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish, and Fishing. In Two Parts. To which are now prefixed, The Lives of the Authors. Illustrated with Cuts of the several Kinds of River-Fish, and of the Implements used in Angling, Views of the principal Scenes described in the Book; Other author-Charles Cotton; Illustrated by William W. Ryland
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. J. Rivington,T.Caslon and R.Withy: London (1766). Second Hawkins Edition; Other authors-Charles Cotton and John Hawkins; Illustrated by William W. Ryland
Brookes, Richard. The Art of Angling. T. Lowndes (1766).
Bowlker, Charles. The Art of Angling, and Complete Fly-Fishing. Printed by John Baskerville: Birmingham (1774). Second Edition; Full title-The Art of Angling, and compleat fly-fishing. Describing their haunts, and places of feeding and retirement: with an account of the generation of fishes, and observations on the breeding of carps, together with directions how to regulate pools or ponds. Also the various different kinds of baits adapted to each particular kind of fish; and the great diversity of flies that nature produces in a wonderful, yet regular succession: to which are added, directions for making artificial flies, in such a manner as to have the nearest resemblance to the natural: Illustrated with many new improvements in the art of angling
The Sportsman's Dictionary. Fielding and Walker: London (1778). Full title-The Sportsman's Dictionary; or, the Gentleman's Companion for Town and Country. Containing Full and Particular Instructions for Riding, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, fishing, Racing, Farriery, Cocking, Hawking
Shirley, T. The Angler's Museum; or, the whole art of float and fly fishing. Fielding and Walker: London (1784). 3rd edition; Issued anonymously, but by Thomas Shirley
Long, Thomas. The Gentleman Angler. G. Kearsley: London (1786). 4th edition; Full title-The Gentleman Angler, containing brief and plain instructions by which the young beginner may in a short time become a perfect artist in angling for all kinds of fish, with several observations on angle rods and artificial flies
Best, Thomas. A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling. H. Turpin: London (1787). Full title-A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling: Confirmed by actual Experience, and Minute Observations, To Which is Added The Compleat Fly-Fisher
Bowlker, Charles. The Art of Angling; or, a compleat fly-fisher: Describing the different kinds of fish, etc etc. M. Swinney: Birmingham (1788).
Best, Thomas. A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling. Printed for C. Stalker: London (1789). Full title-A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling: Confirmed by actual Experience, and Minute Observations, To Which is Added The Compleat Fly-Fisher
Encyclopedie Methodique, par Ordre de Matieres. Recueil de Planches de Encyclopedie: Planches des Peches. Chez Panckoucke: Paris (1793).
One Thousand Valuable Secrets, in the Elegant and Useful Arts Collected from the Practice of the Best Artists. B. Davies and T. Stephens: Philadelphia (1795). First American Edition
Cole, Ralph. The Young Angler's Pocket Companion. R. Bassam: London (1795). Full title-The Young Angler's pocket companion; or, a new and complete treatise on the art of angling, as may be practised with success in every river in England; the art of making artificial flies, etc. To which is now added, a new and most successful method of trolling and laying trimmers
Taylor, Samuel. Angling in All Its Branches, Reduced to a Complete Science. T.N. Longman and O. Rees: London (1800). Full title-Angling In All Its Branches Reduced To A Complete Science Being the Result Of More Than Forty Years Real Practice And Strict Observation Throughout The Kingdoms Of Great Britain And Ireland
Daniel, William Barker. Rural Sports. Bunny and Gold Shoe Lane: London (1801). 3 volumes
Brookes, Richard. The Art of Angling in Two Parts. Knight and Compton: London (1801). New Expanded Edition
Mackintosh, Alexander. The Driffield Angler. H.Mozley: Gainsborough (1806). Full title-The Driffield Angler; In Two Parts Containing Descriptions of the different kinds of Fresh Water Fish, and the best methods of taking them with full directions for Baits, and the manner of making Artificial Flies
Daniel, William Barker. Rural Sports. Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme: London (1807). 3 volumes; Illustrated by George Garrard
Walton, Izaak. The Compleat Angler. The Strand: London (1808). First Bagster edition; Illustrated by Audinet
Williamson, Thomas. The Complete Angler's Vade. Payne and Mackinlay: London (1808). Full title-The Complete Angler's Vade-Mecum Being a Perfect Code of Instruction on the Above Pleasing Science
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler or Contemplative Man's Recreation Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing. Samuel Bagster: London (1808). 7th Edition; Other author-Charles Cotton and John Hawkins; Edited by Edward Jesse
Howitt, Samuel. The Angler's Manual. Samuel Bagster: London (1808). Full title-The Angler's Manual; or, Concise Lessons of Experience, which the proficient in the delightful recreation of angling will not despise
Daniel, William Barker. Rural Sports. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown: London (1812). 4 volumes
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Samuel Bagster: London (1815). 2nd edition; 2 volumes; Other author-Charles Cotton and John Hawkins
Bainbridge, George C. The Fly Fisher's Guide. G.F. Harris' Widow and Brothers: Liverpool (1816).
Salter, T. F. The Angler's Guide. T. Tegg: London (1816). 4th Edition; Full title-The Angler's Guide, Being A Complete Practical Treatise on The Angling: Containing The Whole Art Of Trolling, Bottom - Fishing, Fly-Fishing And Trimmer-Angling
Carroll, W. The Angler's Vade Mecum. Archibald Constable and Co: Edinburgh (1818). Full title-The Angler's Vade Mecum, Containing A Descriptive Account of the Water Flies, Their Seasons, and the Kind of Weather That Brings Them Most on the Water . To Which is Added A Description of the Different Baits Used in Angling, and Where Found
Barker, Thomas. The Art of Angling: Wherein are discovered many secrets etc. J.H. Burn, Covent Garden: London (1820). 100 copies; Other author-Jonn Whitney
Franck, Richard. Northern Memoirs, Calculated for the Meridian of Scotland; To Which is Added, This Contemplative and Practical Angler. Archibald Constable and Co: Edinburgh (1821). 250 copies
Best, Thomas. The Art of Angling. Baldwin, Cradock and Joy: London (1822). 11th edition
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation. Printed for James Smith: London (1822). Smith Edition; Other author-Thomas Gosden and Charles Cotton
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. John Major: London (1823). Other author-Charles Cotton
Zouch, Thomas. The Life Of Isaac Walton; Including Notices Of His Contemporaries.. Septimus Prowett: London (1823).
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. John Major: London (1824). Second Major edition
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. William Pickering: London (1825). Other author-Charles Cotton
Salter, T. F. The Angler's Guide; Being a New, Plain, and Complete, Practical Treatise. Sherwood and Co: London (1825).
A pair of angling prints each captioned with quotes from Horace and Virgil. Thomas McLean: London (1825).
Venables, Col Robert. The Experienced Angler Or Angling Improved. Septimus Prowett and Thomas Gosden: London (1825). Full title-The Experienced Angler Or Angling Improved, Imparting Many Of The Aptest Ways And Choice Experiments For The Taking Most Sorts Of Fish In Pond Or River
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. C. and C. Whittingham: Chiswick (1826). 2 Volumes; Other author- Charles Cotton
Berners, Dame Juliana. The Treatyse of Fysshynge with an Angle. William Pickering: London (1827).
Davy, Sir Humphrey. Salmonia. John Murray: London (1828). 2nd edition; Full title-Salmonia: or Days of Fly Fishing in A Series of Conversations with some Account of the Habits of Fishes belonging to the Genus Salmo
Greendrake, Gregory. The Angling Excursions Of Gregory Greendrake, Esq. In The Counties Of Wicklow, Meath, Westmeath, Longford, And Cavan. Grant and Bolton: Dublin (1832). Greendrake, Gregory and Geoffrey Greydrake are pseudonyms of J. Coad and Thomas Ettingsall
Smith, Jerome V.C. Natural History of the Fishes of Massachusetts, Embracing a Practical Essay on Angling. Allen and Ticknor: Boston (1833).
Medwin, Thomas. The Angler in Wales or Days and Nights of Sportsmen. Richard Bentley: London (1834). 2 Volumes; Woodcuts engraved by Thomas Landseer
Hansard, George Agar. Trout And Salmon Fishing In Wales. Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman: London (1834).
Bilton, William. The Angler In Ireland. Richard Bentley: London (1834). 2 volumes; Full title-The Angler In Ireland; or An Englishman's Rambles Through Connaught and Munster During The Summer of 1833
Fisher, P. The Angler's Souvenir. Charles Tilt: London (1835). Engraved plates tipped on India Paper; Illustrated by Beckwith and Topham; Other author-William A. Chatto
Walton, Izaak. Complete Angler. William Pickering: London (1836). 2 Volumes; Other author- Charles Cotton; Notes by Sir Harris Nicolas
Yarrell, William. A History of British Fishes. John Van Voorst: London (1836). 2 volumes
Kirkbride, John. The Northern Angler: Or, Fly-fisher's Companion. C. Thurman (1837).
Huish, Robert. The Improved British Angler. Thomas Richardson: Derby (1838).
Shipley, William. A True Treatise on the Art of Fly-Fishing, Trolling, Etc.. Simpkin, Marshall: London (1838).
Finden, William. Views of Ports and Harbours, Watering Places, Fishing Villages, and Other Picturesque Objects on the English Coast. Charles Tilt: London (1838). Other author-Edward Finden and William Andrew Chatto
Walton, Izaak. The Compleat Angler. L.A. Lewis: London (1839). 3 volumes
Ronalds, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans: London (1839). 2nd edition
Younger, John. On River Angling for Salmon and Trout. William Blackwood and Sons: Edinburgh (1840). Full title-On River Angling for Salmon and Trout: More Particularly as Practised in the Tweed and its Tributaries
Milford, John. Norway, and her Laplanders, in 1841: with a few hints to the salmon fisher. John Murray: London (1842).
Scrope, William. Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The River Tweed, With A Short Account Of The Natural History And Habits Of The Salmon. John Murray: London (1843). Wood Engravings by L. Haghe, T. Landseer and S. Williams from Paintings by Sir David Wilkie, Edwin Landseer, R.A, Charles Landseer, William Simson and Edward Cooke
Walton, Izaak. Complete Angler. D. Bogue: London (1844). 4th Major Edition; Edited by John Major; Other author-Charles Cotton
South, Theophilus. The Illustrated Fly-Fishers Text Book; a Complete Guide to the Science of Fly-Fishing for Salmon, Trout, Grayling, and c.. Henry G Bohn: London (1845). Other author-Edward Chitty
Brown, John J. The American Angler's Guide. Burgess, Stringer and Co.: New York (1845). Full title-The American Anglers Guide: Being a compilation from the works of popular English authors, from Walton to the present time; together with the opinions and practices of the best American anglers
Anderson, John Lavicount. The river dove with some quiet thoughts on the happy practice of angling. William Pickering: London (1847). First Pickering edition, reprinted from the 1845 privately printed edition; 25 copies
Hofland, T. C. The British Anglers Manual. H. G. Bohn: London (1848). Revised and Enlarged by E. Jesse; Full title-The British Anglers Manual, or, the Art of Angling in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland., With Some Account of the Principal Rivers, Lakes and Trout Streams in the United Kingdom
Herbert, William H. Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces of North America. Richard Bentley: London (1849).
Fitzgibbon, Edward. The Book Of The Salmon: In Two Parts. Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: London (1850). Author's other name- Ephemera; Other author-Andrew Young; Hand-colored frontispiece and 7 other hand colored plates
Fly-Fishing in Salt and Fresh Water. Van Voorst: London (1851).
Newland, Rev. Henry. The Erne, Its Legends and its Fly Fishing. Chapman and Hall: London (1851).
Theakston, Michael. A List of Natural Flies that are Taken by Trout, Grayling and Smelt in the Streams of Ripon. W. Harrison: Ripon (1853).
Jackson, John. The Practical Fly-Fisher. Charles Farlow (1854).
Newland, Rev. Henry. Forest Scenes in Norway and Sweden: Being Extracts from the Journal of A Fisherman. G. Routledge: London (1854).
Bowlker, Richard. Bowlker's Art of Angling, containing directions for Fly-Fishing, Trolling, Making Artificial Flies, Etc.. R. Jones: Ludlow (1854). Other author-Charles Bowlker
Blacker, William. Blacker's Art of Fly Making. Privately published by the author: London (1855). Full title-Blacker's Art of Fly Making, etc.:Comprising Angling and Dyeing of Colors, With Engravings of Salmon and Trout Flies, Showing the Process of the Gentle Craft as Taught in the Pages; 17 hand-colored plates
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation. Bohn: London (1856). Edited by Edward Jesse; Other author-Charles Cotton
Edinburgh Angling Club. Songs of the Edinburgh Angling Club. Privately Printed for the members of the club: Edinburgh (1858).
Smith, Arthur. The Thames Angler. Chapman and Hall: London (1860). 2nd edition
Alexander, James Edward. Salmon-Fishing in Canada. Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts: London (1860).
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Nattali and Bond (1860). 2 volumes; Other authors-Charles Cotton and Harris Nicolas; Full title-The Complete Angler, or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-ponds, Fish, and Fishing
Campbell, W. F. Life in Normandy: Sketches of French Fishing, Farming, Cooking, Natural History and Politics. Edmonston and Douglas: Edinburgh (1863). 2 volumes
Crawhall, Joseph. A Collection of Right Merrie Garlands for North Country Anglers. George Rutland: Newcastle-on-Tyne (1864). 50 copies
Bulger, George E. Leaves From The Records Of St. Hubert's Club; Or, Reminiscences Of Sporting Expeditions In Many Lands. L. Booth: London (1864).
Roosevelt, Robert B. Superior Fishing; or, The Striped Bass, Trout, and Black Bass of the Northern States. Carleton: New York (1865).
Peard, W. A Year Of Liberty Or Salmon Angling In Ireland From February 1 to November 1. Horace Cox: London (1867).
Ronalds, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Longmans, Green, and Co.: London (1868). 7th Edition; 20 hand colored plates
Holdsworth, Edmund W.H. Deep-Sea Fishing and Fishing Boats. Edward Stanford: London (1874). Full title-Deep-Sea Fishing and Fishing Boats: an Account of the Practical Working of the Various Fisheries Around the British Isles with Illustrations and Descriptions of the Boats, Nets and Other Gear in Use
Henderson, William. Notes and Reminiscences of My Life as an Angler. Spottiswoode and Co: London (1876). Printed for private circulation only; Illustrated by Clement Burlison and Edmund Evans
Ogden, James. Ogden on Fly Tying. John T. Norman: Cheltenham (1879).
Henderson, William. My Life as an Angler. W. Satchell: London (1879).
Houghton W. British Fresh-Water Fishes. William Mackenzie: London (1879). 2 volumes; Illustrated by A. F. Lydon
Berners, Dame Juliana. A Treatise of Fysshynge with an Angle. Elliot Stock: London (1880). Introduction by Rev. M.G. Watkins; Full title-A Treatise of Fysshynge with an Angle, Being a Facsimile Reproduction of Fishing in England by Wynkn de Worde at Westminster in 1496
Crawhall, Joseph. The Compleatest Angling Booke That Ever Was Writ. Andrew Reid: Newcastle Upon Tyne (1881). 100 copies; Illustrations throughout by the author, Joseph Crawhall III, James Guthrie and W Chapman, many of which are hand-coloured
Henshall, James A. Book of Black Bass. Robert Clarke: Cincinnati (1881). Full title-Book of Black Bass: Comprising Its Complete Scientific and Life History Together with a Practical Treatise on Angling and Fly Fishing and a Full Description of Tools, Tackle and implements
Westwood, Thomas. Bibliotheca Piscatoria. W. Satchell: London (1883). 100 copies; Other author-T. Satchell
Ronalds, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Longmans, Green and Co: London (1883). Full title-The Fly-Fisher's Entomology: With coloured representations of the natural and artificial insect, and a few observations and instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing
Mayer, Alfred M. Sport with Gun and Rod in American Woods and Waters. Century: New York (1883). 2 volumes
Orvis, Charles F. Fishing with the Fly: Sketches By Lovers of the Art, with Illustrations of Standard Flies. C. Forvis: Manchester, VT (1883). Other author-A. Nelson Cheney
Stevens, Charles W. Fly Fishing in Maine Lakes; or, Camp-Life in the Wilderness. Cupples, Upham, and Company: Boston (1884).
Marston, Edward. An Amateur Angler's Day in Dove Dale; or, How I Spent My Three Weeks' Holiday. Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington: London (1884). 100 copies
Pritt, T. E. North Country Flies. Sampson Low: London (1886). 2nd Edition; 250 copies
Halford, F. M. Floating Flies and How to Dress Them. Sampson Low: London (1886). 100 copies; 2nd Edition; handmade paper; 10 hand-colored lithographic plates
Day, Francis. British and Irish Salmonidae. Williams and Norgate: London (1887).
Moore, George H. Washington as an Angler, with Extracts from His Diaries 1787-89. Printed for the Author: New York (1887).
Pritt, T. E. The Book of the Grayling. Goodall and Suddick: Leeds (1888). Full title-The Book of the Grayling: being a Description of the Fish, and of the Art of Angling for him, as practised chiefly in the Midlands and the North of England
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Sampson Low: London (1888). 2 volumes; Lea and Dove Edition; 100th Edition; Other author-Charles Cotton; Edited by R.B. Marston
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. John C. Nimmo: London (1889). 2 volumes; Edited by John Major; Other author-Charles Cotton and John Jackson
Henshall, James A. More About the Black Bass. Robert Clarke and Co: Cincinnati (1889). 50 copies
Halford, Frederic M. Dry-Fly Fishing In Theory and Practice. Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington Limited: London (1889). 100 copies
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Little, Brown, and Company: Boston (1889). 150 copies; 2 volumes; Other author-Charles Cotton
Keene, J. Harrington. Fly-Fishing and Fly-Making For Trout, Bass, Salmon, Etc.. Forest and Stream Publishers: New York (1891).
Grimble, Augustus. Shooting And Salmon Fishing Hints And Recollections. Chapman and Hall: London (1892).
Spackman, W. H. Trout in New Zealand, Where to Go and How to Catch Them. George Didsbury, Government Printer: Wellington (1892).
Kelson, George M. The Salmon Fly: How to Dress It and How to Use It. Messrs, Wyman and Sons: London (1895).
Cory, Charles B. Hunting and Fishing in Florida. Estes and Lauriat: Boston (1896). 2nd Edition
Kipling, Rudyard. Captains Courageous. Macmillan: London (1897). Illustrated by I.W. Taber
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. John Lane: London (1897). Other author-Charles Cotton; Edited and Introduction by Richard Le Gallienne; Illustrated by Edmund H. New
Ward, Rowland. The English Angler in Florida. Rowland Ward: London (1898).
Grimble, Augustus. The Salmon Rivers Of Scotland. Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co Ltd: London (1899). 4 volumes
Kelson, George M. Tips. Published By The Author: London (1901).
Mather, Fred. My Angling Friends. Forest and Stream Publishing Company: New York (1901).
Rhead, Louis. The Speckled Brook Trout. R. H. Russell: New York (1902). 350 copies; Introduction by Charles Hallock
Grimble, Augustus. The Salmon Rivers of Scotland. Kegan Paul, Trench, Tr?bner, and Co: London (1902).
Berners, Dame Juliana. A Treatyse of Fysshyne wyth an Angle. Ashendene Press: Chelsea (1903). 150 copies on Batchelor Ashendene paper, there were 25 copies on vellum
Halford, Frederic M. An Angler's Autobiography. Vinton and Co.: London (1903). Introduction by William Senior
Hamilton, G. D. Trout-Fishing And Sport In Maoriland. Government Printing Office: Wellington (1904).
Davis, Edmund W. Salmon Fishing on the Grand Cascapedia. The De Vinne Press: New York (1904). 100 copies
Grimble, Augustus. The Salmon and Sea Trout Rivers of England and Wales. Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner: London (1904). 350 copies; 2 volumes
Churchill, E.G.S. Tarpon Fishing in Mexico and Florida. Harrison and Sons: London (1906). Introduction by Randy Wayne White
Andrews, William Loring. An English XIX Century Sportsman Bibliopole and Binder of Angling Books. Dodd, Mead and Co: New York (1906). 32 printed on Imperial Japan paper; there were also 125 printed on Van Gelder hand-made paper; Illustrated by S.L. Smith
Matson, Walter J. Salmon and Trout Fishing in Ireland: The Angler's Pocket-Book and Guide. Browne and Nolan: Dublin (1910).
Halford, Frederic M. Modern Development of the Dry Fly. George Routledge: London (1910). 75 copies; Full title-Modern Development of the Dry Fly: The New Dry Fly Patterns, The Manipulation Of Dressing Them And Practical Experiences Of Their Use
Halford, Frederic M. Modern Development of the Dry Fly. E.F. Dutton: New York (1910). First U.S. Edition; Signed Limited Edition; 50 copies; Full title-Modern Development of the Dry Fly: The New Dry Fly Patterns, The Manipulation Of Dressing Them And Practical Experiences Of Their Use
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Hodder and Stoughton: London (1911). Limited Signed Edition; 250 copies; Illustrated by James Thorpe
British Sports and Sportsmen. British Sports and Sportsmen: London (1912). 2 volumes; 1000 copies
Maxwell, Herbert. Fishing at Home and Abroad. The London and Counties Press Association (1913). 750 copies
Halford, Frederic, M. The Dry-Fly Man's Handbook. George Routledge and Sons: London (1913). 100 copies; Full title-The Dry-Fly Man's Handbook: A Complete Manual Including The Fisherman's Entomology And The Making And Management Of A Fishery
Ronalds, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Henry Young and Sons: Liverpool (1913). 11th edition; 250 copies; Full title-The Fly-Fisher's Entomology: With Directions for Making the Artificial Representation of Each Fly; and a Few Observations and Instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing
Southard, Charles Zibeon. Trout Fly-fishing in America. Dutton: New York (1914). Signed Limited Edition; 100 copies; Illustrated by H.H. Leonard
The Sportsman. British Sports and Sportsmen; Big Game Hunting and Angling. British Sports and Sportsmen: London (1914). 1000 copies
La Branche, George M.L. The Dry Fly And Fast Water Fishing With The Floating Fly On American Trout Streams. Charles Scriber's Sons: New York (1914). Full title-The Dry Fly And Fast Water Fishing With The Floating Fly On American Trout Streams, Together With Some Observations On Fly Fishing In General
Rhead, Louis. American Trout Stream Insects; A Guide To Angling Flies And Other Aquatic Insects Alluring To Trout. Frederick A. Stokes Company: New York (1916).
Joseland, Howard. Angling in Australia and Elsewhere. Art in Australia: Sydney (1921).
McAleenan, Joseph. Diary kept by Joseph McAleenan of A Cruise for Sword-Fish in the Month of July, 1916. by H.S. Nichols: New York (1922). Signed Limited Edition; 50 copies
Mershon, William B. Recollections of My Fifty Years Hunting and Fishing. Stratford Company: Boston (1923).
Hills, John Waller. A Summer on the Test. Philip Allan and Co: London (1924). 300 copies; Illustrated by Norman Wilkinson
Grey, Zane. Tales of Southern Rivers. Harper and Brothers: New York (1924). Signed Edition
La Branche, George M.L. The Salmon and the Dry Fly. Houghton, Mifflin: Boston (1924). 775 copies
Grey, Zane. Tales of Fishing Virgin Seas. Harper and Brothers: New York (1925). Illustrated by Lillian Wilhelm Smith
Blackwood, R. L. The Quest of the Trout. Robertson and Mullens Ltd: Melbourne (1926).
Grey, Zane. Tales of Anglers Eldorado: New Zealand. Hodder and Stroughton: London (1926). Illustrated by Frank E. Phares
Grey, Zane. Tales of Swordfish and Tuna. Harper and Bros.: New York (1927). Illustrated by Frank E. Phares
Grey, Zane. Tales of Fresh-Water Fishing. Harper and Bros.: New York (1928).
White, Frederick. The Spicklefisherman and Others. The Derrydale Press: New York (1928). 740 copies-35 copies made on handmade paper; Illustrated by A.B. Frost, Oliver Kemp and Gordon Stevenson
Taverner, Eric. Trout Fishing from All Angles. Seeley, Service and Co: London (1929). Limited Signed Edition; 375 copies
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Nonesuch: London (1929). 1600 copies; Edited by Geoffrey Keynes; Illustrated by Thomas Poulton and Charles Sigrist
Taverner, Eric. Salmon Fishing. Seeley, Service and Co: London (1931). Signed Limited Edition; 275 copies
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd.: London (1931). Signed Limited Edition; 775 copies; Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Other author-Charles Cotton; Edited by Richard Le Gallienne
Pickering, Harold G. Trout Fishing in Secret. The Derrydale Press: New York (1931). 99 copies; Signed Limited Edition
Sheringham, Hugh. The Book of the Fly Rod. Eyre and Spottiswoode: London (1931). 195 copies; Other author-John C. Moore
Grey, Zane. Tales of Tahitian Waters. Harper and Brothers: New York (1931).
Bandini, Ralph. Tight Lines. Tight Lines Publishers: Los Angeles (1932). 500 copies; Illustrated by the author
Pickering, H. G. Dog Days on Trout Waters. The Derrydale Press: New York (1933). 199 copies; Illustrated by Donald Gardner
Connett, Eugene V. Fishing a Trout Stream. The Derrydale Press: New York (1934). 950 copies; Illustrated by Lawrence B. Smith
Connett, Eugene V. American Big Game Fishing. The Derrydale Press: New York (1935). 850 copies; Illustrated by Lynn Bogue Hunt
Jennings, Preston J. A Book of Trout Flies. The Derrydale Press: New York (1935). 950 copies; Full title-A Book of Trout Flies: Containing a list of the most important American stream insects and their Imitations; Illustrated by Alma W. Froderstrom
Pickering, H. G. Angling On The Test Or True Love Under Stress. The Derrydale Press: New York (1936). 297 copies
Schaldach, William J. Fish by Schaldach: Collected Etchings, Drawings and Watercolors of Trout and Salmon. Lippincott: Philadelphia (1937). 1500 copies
Heilner, Van Campen. Salt Water Fishing. Penn Publishing Company: Philadelphia (1937). Signed Limited Edition; 199 copies; Illustrated by W. Goadby Lawrence; Foreword by Zane Grey; Other author-Frank Stick
Phair, Charles. Atlantic Salmon Fishing. The Derrydale Press: New York (1937). 950 copies; Illustrated by Ogden Pleissner and Robert Nisbet
Grey, Zane. An American Angler in Australia. Hodder and Stoughton: London (1937).
Bergman, Ray. Trout. Penn Publishing Company: Philadelphia (1938). Fly plates in color by Dr. Edgar Burke, photographs and diagrams by Charles S. Krug and Ivin Sickles
Wigram, R.H. Trout and Fly in Tasmania. Angus and Robertson: Sydney (1938).
Back, Howard. Waters of Yellowstone with Rod and Fly. Dodd, Mead and Co: New York (1938).
Goodspeed, Charles E. Angling in America. Houghton Mifflin: Boston (1939). 795 copies
Haig-Brown, Roderick L. The Western Angler: An account of Pacific Salmon and Western Trout. The Derrydale Press: New York (1939). 2 volumes; 950 copies
Wylie, Philip. Big Ones Get Away. Farrar and Rinehart: New York (1940). Illustrated by John O' Hara
Bergman, Ray. With Fly, Plug, and Bait. William Morrow and Company: New York (1947). 249 copies; Signed Limited Edition; Illustrated by Edgar Burke and Ivin Sickels
Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. Limited Editions Club: New York (1948). Other Author-Charles Cotton; Introduction by James Russell
Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce. My Rod My Comfort. Dropmore Press: London (1949). Signed Limited Edition; 550 copies
Traherne, Michael. Be Quiet And Go Angling. Lutterworth Press: London (1949). Illustrated by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford
Hunt, Richard Carley. Salmon in Low Water. The Anglers' Club of New York: New York (1950). 500 copies; Hand-colored plates of flies after watercolors by Edgar Burke
B. B. Confessions of a Carp Fisher. Eyre and Spottiswood: London (1950). Illustrated by Denys Watkins Pichford; B.B. psedonym of Michael Traherne
Wetzel, Charles M. American Fishing Books. Privately Printed: Newark DE (1950). 80 copies hand bound by the author, from a total edition of 200; Full title-American Fishing Books, A Bibliography from the Earliest Times up to 1948, together with A History of Angling and Angling Literature in America
Atherton, John. The Fly and the Fish. The Angler's Club of New York, Macmillan Company: New York (1951). Signed Limited Edition; 222 copies
Hemingway, Ernest. The Old Man and the Sea. Charles Scribner's Sons: New York (1952).
Burns, Eugene. Advanced Fly Fishing. Stackpole: Harrisburg (1953). Signed Limited Edition; 100 copies; Photos by Clyde Childress; Drawings by Firman Bradway
Hackle, Sparse Grey. Fishless Days. The Anglers' Club of New York: New York (1954). 591 copies; Illustrated by Charles De Feo; Other author-Alfred Miller
Wulff, Lee. The Atlantic Salmon. A.S. Barnes: New York (1958). Limited Edition; 200 copies
B. B. A Carp Water (Wood Pool) and How to Fish It. Putnam: London (1958).
Lamb, Dana S. On Trout Streams and Salmon Rivers. Barre Publishers: Barre, MA (1963). Signed Limited Edition; 1500 copies
Hoover, Herbert. Fishing For Fun and To Wash Your Soul. Random House: New York (1963).
Lamb, Dana S. Bright Salmon and Brown Trout. Barre Publishers: Barre, MA (1964). Signed Limited Edition; 350 copies; Illustrated by Shirley Erickson
Lamb, Dana S. Woodsmoke and Water Cress. Barre Publishers: Barre, MA (1965). Signed Limited Edition; 200 copies
Lamb, Dana S. Some Silent Places Still. Barre Publishers: Barre, MA (1969). Signed Limited Edition; 1500 copies
Schwiebert, Ernest. Salmon of The World. Winchester Press: New York (1970). Signed Edition; 750 Copies; Foreword by Arnold Gingrich
Bates, Joseph D., Jr. Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing. Stackpole Books: Harrisburg, PA (1970). Signed Limited Edition; 600 copies; Illustrated by Milton C. Weiler
McDonald, John. Complete Fly Fisherman: The Notes and Letters of Theodore Gordon. The Theodore Gordon Flyfishers: New York (1970). 950 copies; Other authors-Theodore Gordon and Arnold Gingrich
Bissell, Alfred E. Further Notes on the Pursuit of Salar. Privately Printed: Wilmington, DE (1972). 50 copies; Other author-Charles Lee Reese, Jr.
Scotcher, George. The Fly Fisher's Legacy. The Honey Dun Press: London (1974). 400 copies; Notes by Jack Heddon
Salmon, Richard. Trout Flies. Sportsman's Edge Press: New York (1975). 589 copies; Foreword by Arnold Gingrich
Keane, Martin J. Classic Rods and Rodmakers. Winchester Press: New York (1976).
Elder, Frank. The Book of the Hackle. Scottish Academic Press: Edinburgh (1979). 85 copies
Hubert, Joseph P. Salmon - Salmon with a Chapter on Iceland. Privately Printed for the Angler's and Shooter's Press: Goshen CT (1979). Signed Limited Edition; 100 copies; Illustrated by Harvey D. Sandstrom
Goddard, John. The Trout And The Fly A New Approach. Ernest Benn: London (1980). Signed Limited Edition; 25 copies; Other author- Brian Clarke
Francis, Austin M. Catskill Rivers: Birthplace of American Fly Fishing. The Beaverkill Press: New York (1983). 300 copies; Maps by John Manilowski
Coigney, Rodolphe L. Izaak Walton; A New Bibliography 1653-1987.. James Cummins: New York (1989). Signed Edition; 500 copies
Spencer-Churchill, Edward George. Tarpon Fishing in Mexico and Florida. Meadow Run Press: Far Hills, NJ (1998). Signed Limited Edition; 50 copies; Introduction by Randy Wayne White
Garrison, Everett. A Master's Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod. Meadow Run Press: Far Hills, NJ (1999). Signed Limited Edition; 36 copies; Other author-Hoagy B. Carmichael