Category: SPORT


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Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America, The

By: Adney, Edwin T.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 40242

Washington DC: Smithsonian 1964, Bulletin 230. Adney and co-author Howard I. Chapelle present the definitive work on the canoes, kayaks, and other water craft of native Americans, with descriptions, photos, and line drawings. No dust jacket, tall 4to in olive linen, 224 text illustrations, extensive bibliography, index, 242pp, light shelf-wear, owner's name-stamp on front endpaper o/w no marks, Good+. View more info

Skiing on Water

By: Andresen, Jack

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 42279

New York: A. S. Barnes [1950] 1954, revised edition. A U.S. water-skiing champion tells how it is done. Dust jacket lightly chipped along edges, 8vo in blue cloth, b&w photos, text figures, index, 182pp, pages age-browning, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Good. View more info

Whitewater Adventure

By: Bangs, Richard

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 32148

San Diego: Thunder Bay Press 1990, 1st printing. Richard Bangs and his friends take us down ten of his favorite America rivers, including the Kennebec, Rogue, Snake, Tatshenshini, and more. SOFT cover, large oblong 4to, navy cloth, titles on front board, full-color plates, 144pp, new, Fine. View more info

Salt-Water Fisherman's Bible, The

By: Bauer, Erwin A.

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 45104

Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company 1962, 10th printing. AS complete guide to all kinds of surf, deep-sea, and inshore fishing on the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts and the Gulf of Mexico. SOFT cover, small 4to, 160 photos and drawings, 192pp, Good. View more info


By: Beard, Henry

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 44800

New York: Workman Publishing Company 1983, 11th printing. A humorous dictionary for constant anglers, weekend waders, and artful bobbers; drawings by Roy McKie. SOFT cover, square 8vo, no marks, 96pp, no marks, near Fine. View more info

Crew of One, A

By: Bentos, Carlos

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 45136

New York: Jeremy Tarcher/Putnam Inc. 2002, 1st printing. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Marlin fishing is intrinsically a team sport requiring boat captain, mate, and at least one assistant--yet Bentos fishes alone, and here tells how he does it. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and paper, map, two photos, 204pp, as new, Fine/Fine. View more info

North American Waterfowler, The

By: Bernsen, Paul S.

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44336

Seattle WA: Salisbury Press/Superior Publishing 1972, 1st. A comprehensive and knowledgeable discussion of all aspects of waterfowl hunting--the birds, the blinds, even the dogs. Dust jacket, 4to in maroon vinyl with gilt titles, pictorial endpapers, lavishly illustrated with drawings, photos, and full-color paintings by Les C. Kouba, index, 206pp, clean and tight, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

Windsurfing Funboard Handbook, The

By: Boden

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 25468

New York: Barron's QED Publishing, 1984 1st US edition. The history of windsurfing and all equipment and techniques described in text and illustrations, including funboard locations. Dust jacket, tall 12mo in pictorial boards bound upside down, glossary, lavishly illustrated in color throughout, glossary, index, 276pp, as new, Fine. View more info

Green River Virgins

By: Burton, Mallory

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 40682

New York: The Lyons Press 2000, 1st printing. Burton describes a group of women who are passionate and devoted fly fishers. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in navy cloth and green paper, 208pp, owner's inscription on front endpaper o/w no marks, contents as new, near Fine/Fine. View more info

A Clean, Well-Lighted Stream

By: Cheechio, Michael

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44985

New York: Soho Press, Inc. 1995. An account of fishing in various rivers in Northern California. No dust jacket, oblong 16mo in red cloth with color plate pasted down on front board, 196pp, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Fishing Made Easy

By: Cone, Arthur L.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 36713

New York: The Macmillan Company 1968, 1st printing. Cone explains how you can get reliable information on fishing conditions, cast every type of lure, and save money while catching more fish. Dust jacket with a few small nicks, 8vo in green cloth, b&w photographs, index, 319pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. View more info

Complete Wilderness Paddler, The

By: Davidson, James W.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 36131

New York: Alfred A. Knopf [1976] 1978, 4th printing. Davidson and co-author John Rugge present a detailed handbook on planning, outfitting, and conducting a canoe trip, with tactics, strategy and strokes for all condition of still and whitewater canoeing. Dust jacket chipped along top edge, 8vo half-bound in brown cloth and cream paper, b&w drawings and diagrams, 3 appendices including a bibliography, 259pp plus index, contents clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Vic Dunaway's Complete Book of Baits, Rigs, & Tackle.

By: Dunaway, Vic

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 43279

Miami FL: Wickstrom Publishers, Inc. [c1975] 1984, revised 8th printing. Everything you need to know to enjoy and succeed at freshwater and saltwater fishing. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, drawings throughout, 224pp, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Down the Tiber and Up to Rome

By: Eberlein, Harold D.

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 44607

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company 1930, stated 1st. Eberlein and co-authors Geoffrey J. Marks and Frank A. Wallis take a 195-mile canoe voyage on the Tiber River in Italy. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth with vignette on front board, 13 b&w drawings and frontis in color by Frank A. Wallis, index, 207pp, light shelf-wear, no marks, tight, Good+. View more info


By: Evans

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 27263

Brattleboro VT: The Stephen Greene Press 1975. The US Olympic Team coach in 1972 describes the fun of kayaking, and the competition, with over 100 photos and drawings. SOFT cover, 8vo index, 192pp, Very Good. View more info


By: Evans, Jay

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 44354

Brattleboro VT: The Stephen Greene Press 1975. The US Olympic Team coach in 1972 and co-author Robert R. Anderson describe the fun of kayaking and how to get into this exciting new sport. SOFT cover, 8vo, over 100 b&w photos, index, 192pp, slight moisture-wrinkling of half-title and title o/w no marks or other damage, overall Good. View more info

On Water

By: Farber

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 27889

Hopewell NJ: The Ecco Press 1994, 1st edition. An integration of scientific and literary references with eye-witness accounts of surfing, sailing, and diving the waters of Hawaii, California, and the South Pacific. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in black cloth and green paper, 183pp, as new, Fine. View more info

Still Waters, White Waters

By: Fisher, Ron

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 40361

Washington: National Geographic Society 1977. Fisher and photographer Sam Abell reveal the United States to us from the perspective of a year's canoe journey from Alaska to Florida. Dust jacket lightly chipped along top edge, 4to in pale blue cloth, pictorial endpapers, color photographs throughout, index, 199pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Sea Kayaking

By: Foster, Nigel

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 44488

Fernhurst UK: Fernhurst Books 1991. A detailed an up-to-date guide to this growing sport. SOFT cover, 8vo, profusely illustrated with b&w photos, 96pp, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Fishing the New Jersey Coast

By: Freda, Jim

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 45060

Short hills NJ: Burford Books 2001, 1st printing. Freda provides a guide to best and most productive beach, bay, and inshore locations. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, b&w photos throughout, 205pp plus index, near Fine. View more info