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  • HOOK, LINE & SINISTER. by [Anthology, signed] Parker. T. Jefferson.
    [Anthology, signed] Parker. T. Jefferson.
    HOOK, LINE & SINISTER.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    Woodstock, VT; Countryman Press, (2010). SIGNED - Collects sixteen original stories - "mysteries to reel you in." SIGNED by FOUR authors: by T. Jefferson Parker on the title page, and by Ridley Pearson at his story "River Tears," C. J. Box at "Every Day Is a Good Day on the River" and John Lescroart at "Unsnaggable." Introduction by Parker, notes on contributors. vii, 324 pp. ISBN: 9780881509793.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 60343
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  • HOOK, LINE & SINISTER. by [Anthology, signed] Parker. T. Jefferson, editor. C. J. Box, John Lescroart, Ridley Pearson and Don Winslow, signed
    [Anthology, signed] Parker. T. Jefferson, editor. C. J. Box, John Lescroart, Ridley Pearson and Don Winslow, signed
    HOOK, LINE & SINISTER.

    Edition: First printing.

    Woodstock, VT; Countryman Press, (2010) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Collects sixteen original stories - "mysteries to reel you in." SIGNED by FIVE authors: T. Jefferson Parker (twice), C. J. Box, John Lescroart and Ridley Pearson on the title and half title pages, and by Don Winslow at his story "Sandy Brook.," Introduction by Parker, notes on contributors. vii, 324 pp. ISBN: 978-0881508666.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81234
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  • MOUNTAIN IN THE CLOUDS : A Search for the Wild Salmon. by Brown, Bruce.
    Brown, Bruce.
    MOUNTAIN IN THE CLOUDS : A Search for the Wild Salmon.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Simon & Schuster, (1982.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Journalist and naturalist Bruce Brown recounts his journeys along the rivers and coast of the Pacific Northwest in search of the fast disappearing salmon and in doing so he tells of the history of this area, the roles of logging that clogged and diverted streams, and other factors, including unbridled commericial fishing, industrial pollution, environmental mismanagement, and ignorance that led to their plight. A classic book, sadly even more appropriate now than at the time it was written. 239 pp. ISBN: 0-671-435833.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (sunning to spine of dj.)

    Book ID: 43238
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  • Gotshall, Daniel W.
    PACIFIC COAST INSHORE FISHES.

    Edition: Revised edition. Somewhat oversized trade paperback.

    Los Osos, CA: Sea Challengers, 1981. Illustrated with full color photographs and maps. Printed on heavy glossy stock. 96 pages. ISBN: 0-930030-311.

    Condition: Very good+.

    Book ID: 19395
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  • THE TOWN THAT FORGOT HOW TO BREATHE. by Harvey, Kenneth J.
    Harvey, Kenneth J.
    THE TOWN THAT FORGOT HOW TO BREATHE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2005) dj. Hardcover first edition - The first novel by this award-winning Canadian writer to be published in the US - "A page-turning gothic tale and a profound exploration of what it really means to live in this modern world." 471 pp. ISBN: 0-312342225.

    Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket (Minor edgewear on dust jacket).

    Book ID: 55774
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  • MY REMARKABLE UNCLE and Other Sketches. by Leacock, Stephen.
    Leacock, Stephen.
    MY REMARKABLE UNCLE and Other Sketches.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Dodd, Mead, 1942. dj. Hardcover first edition - Includes sections on family memories, literary studies, sporting, Christmas, humor and more. Review copy with publisher's slip tipped in. 313 pp.

    Condition: Good only in red cloth with gilt lettering on spine, embossed lettering on front cover, no dj (possibly as issued for this review copy) - discoloration from dampness to edges of boards and some bleeding onto endpapers, otherwise tight and clean contents.

    Book ID: 41655
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  • ALL THE POWERFUL INVISIBLE THINGS: A Sportswoman's Notebook. by Legler, Gretchen.
    Legler, Gretchen.
    ALL THE POWERFUL INVISIBLE THINGS: A Sportswoman's Notebook.

    Edition: First printing.

    Seattle: Seal Press, (1995). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The uncommon hardcover edition of the author's first full-length book - "a beautifully written chronicle of outdoor life. With eloquence and honesty, Legler's work documents a fascinating journey of self-discovery, graphically and intimately exploring the themes of hunting, sexuality, and landscape." INSCRIBED and signed by Legler on the title page "For -- , Many of us share some of the same life stories, best wishes." 193 pp. ISBN: 1-878067702.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dustjacket (long inscription opposite the title page from a woman who is a friend of the author's, dj is price-clipped)

    Book ID: 69957
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  • AN OUTSIDE CHANCE: Classic & New Essays on Sport. by McGuane, Thomas.
    McGuane, Thomas.
    AN OUTSIDE CHANCE: Classic & New Essays on Sport.

    Edition: First thus.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990. dj. Hardcover first edition - Tenth anniversary edition with five new selections. Most of the essays deal with his chief passion, fishing, from fly-casting for brook trout to pursuing the wily bonefish in the Caribbean, but he also addresses topics other than sport, as in 'Buster,' about a Texas horsetrader bred in the ways of the last century. Introduction by Geoffrey Wolff. x, 294 pp. ISBN: 0-395500842.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 83623
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  • Pope, Geraldine (illustrated by Dennis Cunningham.)
    THE EMPTY CREEL.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher, (1995.). SIGNED hardcover first edition - Appealing story of a young girl who goes fishing with her grandfather - written and illustrated with sensitivity for the environment and for the relationship between granddaughter and grandfather. Cunningham's first iIlustrated book - with striking, double page, black and white vinyl cuts. Nicely INSCRIBED by Pope on the half title page and dated in the year of publication. Oblong format, unpaginated. ISBN: 1-56792-0446.

    Condition: Near fine in gray boards with a dark red spine, gilt lettering and a gold creel on the cover, lacking the dustjacket.

    Book ID: 34674
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  • IN A VILLAGE BY THE SEA. by Van, Muon, Illustrated by April Chu.
    Van, Muon, Illustrated by April Chu.
    IN A VILLAGE BY THE SEA.

    Edition: First printing.

    Creston Books, (2015) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first book - although she left Vietnam as a child with the exodus of boat people, this story is inspired by her ancestral village of An Bang. Beautifully illustrated in full color by artist April Chu, this storyÕs poetic language brings emotion and longing to the simple tale of a fishermanÕs family, who wait for him by the sea. SIGNED on the title page by both the author and the illustrator. Slightly oblong format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-1939527156.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated boards with a blue cloth spine, no dust jacket, as issued.

    Book ID: 66325
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  • Van, Muon, Illustrated by April Chu.
    IN A VILLAGE BY THE SEA.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    Creston Books, (2015). Hardcover - The author's first book - although she left Vietnam as a child with the exodus of boat people, this story is inspired by her ancestral village of An Bang. Beautifully illustrated in full color by artist April Chu, this storyÕs poetic language brings emotion and longing to the simple tale of a fishermanÕs family, who wait for him by the sea. Slightly oblong format, unpaginated. ISBN: 978-1939527156.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated boards with a blue cloth spine, no dust jacket, as issued.

    Book ID: 68467
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