Image Not Available

LEAVES FROM AN ANGLER'S NOTEBOOK. By T.S. Gray "Silver Devon." With an introduction by R.L. Marston Editor of the "Fishing Gazette."

Gray (William Edward Thomas Seccombe). "Silver Devon."

Published by Adam & Charles Black. London.
Used Hardcover
From Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd (MACHYNLLETH, United Kingdom)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 28, 1999

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 24.29 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 7.86 From United Kingdom to U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

1949 1st edition. 8vo (146 x 222mm). Ppxii,113. B/w photograph frontispiece. Red cloth, spine titled in gilt. Cloth faded and stained, some foxing, good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper. The author of "Pike fishing" reveals that salmon are his first love. As a clergyman living on the Aberdeenshire Dee, that is hardly surprising. Here he writes of Dartmoor trout and peal, salmon on Dee and Tweed, and of pike and perch, bream and tench in pre-War England. "àwhether trout fishing in Devon, fishing for bream in the Nene, angling for salmon in Scotland, or fishing for pike, he made many notable catches." (Angling, January 1950). Chapters include: Dry fly on the Kennet; Peal fishing on the Webburns, Dartmoor; Bream fishing on the Nene; On Dartmoor; The tench; Cransley Reservoir; A salmon rod on the tweed; Canal pike fishing; Wee streams on Dartmoor; Pike fishing in a Shropshire mere; Pike and perch in a lake in the home counties; Days with the salmon rods on the Royal Dee; The ways of salmon; Tackle oddments. . Bookseller Inventory # 37299

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details


Publisher: Adam & Charles Black. London.

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

Store Description

PAUL MORGAN IS A LEADING DEALER in scarce, out-of-print & new books on fishing and field sports. Paul has developed this business over more than thirty years. His business, Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., carries the world's largest range of books on fishing and field sports, sporting guns and dogs, deer, big game hunting & falconry. Coch-y-Bonddu Books is also a noted publisher of fine sporting works, as well as being the custodian of the famous Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint. Under Paul's editorial direction, the list of titles available under both his Coch-y- Bonddu Books imprint and the Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint grows by the month. Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., incorporated in the United Kingdom, Company No. 04636991. Registered address: 15 Heol Penrallt, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8AG. Business and correspondence Address: 13 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8DG.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

YOU CAN PAY DIRECT THROUGH ABE BOOKS using the major credit cards.

WE ACCEPT PAYMENTS in GB pounds or US dollars. WE PREFER PAYPAL; it is free, you
do not have to be a member to use it & payment can be made in a number of
currencies, including sterling, Euros & US dollars. Our account name is .

OTHER PAYMENT METHODS; cheques in GBP or checks in USD are fine, as are UK
Postal Orders & UK Book Tokens.

WE ACCEPT Mastercard, Visa & Switch, by phone on 01654-702837.


More Information
Shipping Terms:

ORDERS ARE USUALLY DESPATCHED within 2 business days, depending on the time of year.

WE NEVER CHARGE MORE THAN 5.00 to most UK mainland addresses: - We will send an UNLIMITED number of books for 5.00, provided you order them all at one go. We will combine separate orders, but you must contact us immediately to arrange this. If we have already dispatched one of your orders by the time you contact us, unfortunately, we cannot do anything about it.

OVERSEAS POSTAGE is charged by weight, at cost and is sent by Royal Mail's Priority Airmail service. The quoted cost is based on a single book of 2.2lbs or 1kg. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know that extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check PayPal