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Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A: Paul Schmookler &

Paul Schmookler & Ingrid V. Sils.

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About this Item: Millis, Massachusetts. The Complete Sportsman. 1997. First Edition. Folio. (14 ¼ x 11 1/4). 348 pp. Volume 2: Birds and Mammals. Color frontispiece of rare angling books. The color photography in this book is beautiful beyond reason - the artificial flies and materials almost leap off the pages. Hundreds of breathtaking color photos showing all manner of exotic birds and mammals. A most thorough listing of the critters of interest to the fly tier and fisherman. The book is bound in black cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial dust jacket. A nice book. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 007971

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Schmookler, Paul & Sils, Ingrid V.

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, Millis, Massachusetts, 1997. Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Edition not Stated. This very large 345 pp. indexed book is not only a beautiful invaluable resource for those interested in using and collecting fishing flies, but is unique in the composition of materials used (rare bird feathers or animal hair from lions or bears, etc.). With hundreds of brilliant and vivid color photographs, some flies were even made to resemble the mammals from which the hair was gathered. Pristine condition. Oversize and WILL require extra postage. Photos upon request. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardback. Seller Inventory # 43540

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Schmookler, Paul & Ingrid Sills

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, Millis, MA, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Gilt-stamped blue cloth; elephant folio; 347pp; illustrated with color photos plus reproductions of paintings; color photographic dust jacket. "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." (dj blurb) This copy fine in all respects plus inscribed by both authors on front free endpaper. Extra shipping charges may be needed. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 003555

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Schmookler, Paul; Sils, Ingrid V.

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1886961026 Item in very good condition! Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc. Seller Inventory # Z1886961026Z2

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Paul Schmookler, Ingrid V. Sils

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P021886961026

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About this Item: COMPLETE SPORTSMAN. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure>Crafts>Locked Case. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 02978188696102900. Seller Inventory # 02978188696102900

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Elephant folio, Autographed by Both Authors. Autographed By Both Authors. Seller Inventory # 83711

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Schmookler (Paul) & Sils (Ingrid V.).

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1997 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Pp xxiv,347. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. Stain on fore-edge and end-papers, and slight damage to some page edges, o/w very good in dust-wrapper. "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." The second volume deals with a few more bird species, and with mammals. It also includes a detailed section on the history of breeding game fowl for hackles, a chapter on modern hackle production in the USA, and a history and discussion of silks and tinsels for fly-tying. Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 35170

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Paul Schmookler, Ingrid V. Sils

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111886961026

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Schmookler, Paul & Sils, Ingrid V.

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. folio size, Autographed by Both Authors. Autographed By Both Authors. Seller Inventory # 83710

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Schmookler, Paul & Ingrid Sille

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, Millis, MA, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Blue cloth with gilt spine titles; elephant folio; 286pp; illustrated with color photographs; color photographic dust jacket. "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." (dj blurb). This copy fine in jacket and signed by both authors on front free endpaper. Extra shipping charges may be needed. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 003078

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About this Item: Complete Sportsman [1994], Millis MA, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. Folio 13" - 23" tall; Cloth, xxiv, 345p., profusely illustrated in color, bibliography, index. **Volume Two: Birds & Mammals. Still sealed in plastic. Shipping will require extra charges due to size and weight. Seller Inventory # 57700

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st edition, dust jacket in brodart wraps. corners slightly bumped. text is free of markings. binding tight. extra postage required for international orders. Seller Inventory # 031719

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Paul Schmookler

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1886961026

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Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A: Schmookler, Paul and

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Published by The Complete Sportsman Copyright 1994, 1997, Millis, Massachusetts (1994)

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman Copyright 1994, 1997, Millis, Massachusetts, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good. First ed.. Original cloth bindings and jackets. Jackets with light browning, extremities a little worn and chipped. Light foxing to fore-edges and contents, mostly to first few pages of v.2. Filled with vivid colour photographic illustrations of flies, feathers, string, furs, birds, butterflies, etc. A very good set of this highly illustrated history of fly tying materials. Foreword by Eric Leiser. xviii, 286 p. ; xxiv, 345 p. May require extra shipping charges due to size and weight. Used. Seller Inventory # 525

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # SONG1886961018

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Schmookler (Paul) & Sils (Ingrid V.).

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1997 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Pp xxiv,347. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. Slight end-paper mark but fine copy in fine dust-wrapper. "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." The second volume deals with a few more bird species, and with mammals. It also includes a detailed section on the history of breeding game fowl for hackles, a chapter on modern hackle production in the USA, and a history and discussion of silks and tinsels for fly-tying. Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 1726

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Schmookler, Paul and Sils, Ingrid V.

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Hardcover. 1994. The Complete Sportsman publisher. Book and Dust Jacket are in FINE condition. 286 pages. SIGNED by both authors on front free endpaper. ; Vol. 1; 14.20 X 11.30 X 1.30 inches; 286 pages; Signed by All Authors. Seller Inventory # 103404

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About this Item: Complete Sportsman, 1994. Color photographs and illustrations. (illustrator). First editions. Light bump to lower spine on volume one, very minor wear, overall fine in fine dust jackets. Volume two signed by both authors (Signatures only, no inscriptions). Seller Inventory # Embry 170894

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1994 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Ppxviii,286. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. Very slightly shaken as usual (it is such a heavy book that the hinges become slightly strained). Very good in dust-wrapper. Signed by co-author Ingrid Sils. ".Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." "Illustrations of the birds, combining artistic excellence and anatomical accuracy, were chosen from the best examples of the works of the artista of the 18th and 19th centuries. Each magnificent painting is accompanied by a concise natural history of the bird, a description of the plumage used in fly dressing, and a detailed photograph of the feathers. This is accompanied by photographs of antique, classic, contemporary and creative flies, tied by some of the most gifted tiers of the past century." Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 35176

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, Millis, Massachusetts, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Book is as new, signed "with best regards" by both authors. 345 pgs. may require extra shipping. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 000932

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1997 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Pp xxiv,347. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. Fine in slightly used dust-wrapper. Signed by both authors. "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." The second volume deals with a few more bird species, and with mammals. It also includes a detailed section on the history of breeding game fowl for hackles, a chapter on modern hackle production in the USA, and a history and discussion of silks and tinsels for fly-tying. Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 17740

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1994 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Ppxviii,286. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. Fine in dust-wrapper. ".Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." "Illustrations of the birds, combining artistic excellence and anatomical accuracy, were chosen from the best examples of the works of the artista of the 18th and 19th centuries. Each magnificent painting is accompanied by a concise natural history of the bird, a description of the plumage used in fly dressing, and a detailed photograph of the feathers. This is accompanied by photographs of antique, classic, contemporary and creative flies, tied by some of the most gifted tiers of the past century." Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 952

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1886961018

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Paul Schmookler

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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1886961018

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Rare and unusual fly tying materials: A: Schmookler, Paul
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About this Item: The Complete Sportsman, 1994. Hardcover. Condition: New. 2 volume set. 37 cm. Hardcover and dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. v. 1. Birds --v. 2. Birds and mammals. " Volume 1 contains information on 115 different birds whose feathers have historically been used in fly tying, and includes such species as the Indian crow, blue chatterer, golden pheasant, Lady Amherst pheasant, corncrake, toucan, guinea fowl, ocellated turkey, merlin, coot, Baikal teal, wood duck, and scarelt macaw. Volume 2 covers topics such as the history of breeding poultry for hackle, modern poultry production, the history of sericulture, and the mammals historically used in fly tying, including various squirrels, the diana monkey, chinchilla, gray fox, brown bear, wolverine, fisher, coyote, seal, elk, white-tailed deer, and goat. Heralded by Fly Fisherman Magazine and in the New York Times as two of the best books for the Holidays, and winner of United Fly Tyer's Book-of-the-Year award, this 2-volume set is a must for every angler, fly tier,and angling historian. Also quite popular among aviculturists and artists." "Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." By Paul Schmookler and Ingrid V. Sils ; illustrations photographed by Robert Rohonczy ; materials and flies photographed by the authors ; foreword by Eric Leiser. This is an oversized or heavy book, which requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US. Signed. Seller Inventory # 1712100009

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About this Item: Published by the authors. The Complete Sportsman. Millis, Massachusetts. 1994 1st edition. Folio (288 x 363mm). Ppxviii,286. Magnificent colour plates and photographs throughout, bibliography. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt. A fine copy in dust-wrapper. Signed by both authors on front end-paper. Original lavish 14-page prospectus enclosed. ".Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary, and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs, and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators." "Illustrations of the birds, combining artistic excellence and anatomical accuracy, were chosen from the best examples of the works of the artista of the 18th and 19th centuries. Each magnificent painting is accompanied by a concise natural history of the bird, a description of the plumage used in fly dressing, and a detailed photograph of the feathers. This is accompanied by photographs of antique, classic, contemporary and creative flies, tied by some of the most gifted tiers of the past century." Both volumes are magnificent - the most beautiful modern books on fly-tying, fly-dressing materials and their related art and natural history. Seller Inventory # 35169

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