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The American Sportsman Treasury

by MASON, Jerry; SUEHSDORF, Adolph (editors)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1971
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780394472966
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NZ$22.79

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New York: The Ridge Press Inc. / Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. 0394472969 . A collection of 20 articles describing aspects of American fishing and hunting, accompanied by several color and black & white photos. Topics range from bonefishing to trout fishing to elk hunting. With a preface by Jerry Mason.… Read more
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Walking Denver (A Falcon Guide)

by GREEN, Stewart M.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781560446460
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NZ$19.12

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Helena, Montana: Falcon Publishing Inc.. Near Fine. 1998. Hardcover. 1560446463 . A guide to the "Hundreds of miles of trail [which] thread through the parks and greenways of Denver." With maps and black & white photos. --- A softcover, in stiff wraps with color photo of the Colorado state capitol building to front panel. --- A clean,… Read more
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Pacific Coast Shells (Deluxe Leatherbound Edition of Roger Tory Peterson Field Guide)

by MORRIS, Percy A.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1986
Condition
Good
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NZ$28.67

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Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press. Good. 1986. Leather. A deluxe leatherbound guide to shells found at the shores of the US Pacific coast, as well as the Gulf of California and Hawaii. With lots of black & white and color plates, as well as detailed scholarly descriptions of the various shells. Issued as part of the Roger… Read more
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Walking the Denver-Boulder Region: Second Edition

by FOLZENLOGEN, Darcy & Robert

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Bluebird Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781893111004
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NZ$19.85

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Littleton, Colorado / Columbia, Missouri: Willow Press. Very Good. 1998. Softcover. 1893111008 . Stated second edition of this guide to walks in the general vicinity of Denver or Boulder, Colorado. 118 dayhikes at 73 locations in the Colorado Piedmont, foothills and higher elevations are described, with maps to each, difficulty rating, narrative of features to be found,… Read more
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Guide to the Colorado Mountains (Eighth Edition Revised)

by ORMES, Robert M. (editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1986
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Very Good
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Colorado Springs: Robert M. Ormes. Very Good. 1986. Softcover. Third printing of the Eighth Edition, revised. A compact guide to recreation in the Colorado Rockies, by author Robert Ormes in conjunction with the Colorado Mountain Club. Information is provided about trails and routes to the summits; as well as varied info. about accessing the mountains by… Read more
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A Climbing Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners: Updated Second Edition

by BORNEMAN, Walter R.; LAMPERT, Lyndon J.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1988
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780871087515
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Boulder: Pruett Publishing Company. Good+. 1988. Softcover. 0871087510 . A second edition to this guide to the 54 Colorado peaks that exceed 14,000 feet in elevation. With 30 USGS topographical maps and 56 black & white photos. --- In stiff blue and white wraps with color photo of climbers summiting a peak to cover. --- With dampstains… Read more
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The Elements of Fly Fishing: A Comprehensive Guide to the Equipment, Techniques, and Resources of the Sport

by FITZGERALD, f-stop (editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684845159
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NZ$32.35

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. 0684845156 . First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A group of devoted fly fishermen collaborate with numerous articles on the topic of fly fishing. A wide variety of topics are covered, from lines to flies to… Read more
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Shooting, Volume II: Moor and Marsh (volume II only, of two) (The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

by WALSINGHAM (Lord); PAYNE-GALLWEY, Sir Ralph

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Bluebird Books
Published
1886
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Good
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London: Longmans, Green, and Co.. Good. 1886. Hardcover. Volume II only (of two) of this guide to Moor & Marsh shooting sports in Britain. Likely first edition, with no later editions specified. With numerous black & white engraved illustrations by five different artists. Advice and information is provided on a wide variety of topics: hunting various… Read more
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Shooting, Volume I: Field and Covert -and- Shooting, Volume II: Moor and Marsh (The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

by WALSINGHAM (Lord); PAYNE-GALLWEY, Sir Ralph

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Bluebird Books
Published
1892, 1889
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Very Good+
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NZ$204.40

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London: Longmans, Green, and Co.. Very Good+. 1892, 1889. Hardcover. A two-volume guide to shooting sports in Britain. Volume I (Field & Covert) in Fourth Edition, revised; 1892. Volume II (Moor & Marsh) in Third Edition; 1889. Both volumes with numerous black & white engraved illustrations by six different artists. Advice and information is provided on… Read more
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Big Stony

by WALDEN II, Howard T. (text); WEILER, Milton C. (illustrations)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1993
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
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NZ$57.35

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Lyon, Mississippi: The Derrydale Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1993. Leather. An illustrated collection of fishing stories, offered in a deluxe Derrydale Press edition. One of a limited edition of 2500 copies. This issuance follows the original 1940 limited edition run of 550 copies. Illustrations by Milton C. Weiler. --- In dark blue leather-covered boards… Read more
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Wild Fruits: Thoreau's Rediscovered Last Manuscript

by THOREAU, Henry David (author); DEAN, Bradley P. (editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780393047516
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2000. Hardcover. 0393047512 . Second printing. An unpublished manuscript on the topic of "wild fruits" by Henry David Thoreau was discovered after his death. Bringing the writings to print proved a challenge due to Thoreau's difficult handwriting and annotation scheme. Editor Bradley P.… Read more
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The Man on the Medal: The Life & Times of America's First Great Ski Racer

by DURRANCE, Dick & Miggs (photos); JEROME, John (text)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780964847309
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NZ$50.73

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Aspen, Colorado: Dick Durrance Enterprises. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1995. Hardcover. 0964847302 . A handsome tribute to noted skier, ski resort developer and ski photographer Dick Durrance. With 200 duotone (b&w) photos, which depict the early days of skiing in the US and elsewhere. With preface by Warren Miller. News clips about this book… Read more
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The Great Book of Wildfowl Decoys

by ENGERS, Joe (editor); BUCKNER, Bill (photography)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780934429757
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NZ$67.64

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San Diego: Thunder Bay Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1990. Hardcover. 0934429758 . The diversity of wildfowl decoys is presented in this oversize volume. With full color photos by Bill Buckner. The decoys are arranged by geographic regions (mostly in North America) and local authorities/sportsmen provide the text, under the guidance of general … Read more
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A Flyfisher's World

by LYONS, Nick (author); LYONS, Mari (illustrations)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780871136282
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NZ$27.20

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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0871136287 . First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A collection of stories centered around the worldwide fly-fishing exploits of the noted writer on all things fishing, Nick Lyons. The stories are accompanied by black & white… Read more
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What the River Knows: An Angler in Midstream

by FIELDS, Wayne

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Bluebird Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671707828
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NZ$22.79

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New York: Poseidon Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0671707825 . First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. In this memoir, the author considers aspects of his life at middle age from the perspective of a fisherman on a river in the Upper Penisula of Michigan. ---… Read more
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The White Tower

by ULLMAN, James Ramsey

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Bluebird Books
Published
1945
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Fair with no dust jacket
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Fair with no dust jacket. 1945. Hard Cover. A later printing of the author's best-selling adventure novel, set in the Alps and centered around a group trying to conquer a previously unclimbed peak. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt and blue; endpapers with color painting of… Read more
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The Age of Mountaineering

by ULLMAN, James Ramsey

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Bluebird Books
Published
1964
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1964. Hardcover. Stated second printing of author's work, which chronicles worldwide mountaineering, including the climbing of Mount Everest. With maps at endpapers showing comparative heights of peaks on various continents, and with numerous b&w photo, additional maps, tables and backmatter with further mountaineering information and… Read more
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The Power of Passion: Achieve Your Own Everests

by HOBSON, Alan; CLARKE, Jamie

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Bluebird Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780968243008
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Hobson and Clarke. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 0968243002 . 10th printing of this motivational work by two Canadian Everest summiteers. With all manner of inspirational words and quotations, as well as relections on their expedition to Everest. --- This softcover with photos of the authors on back cover. A clean, bright copy though with a … Read more
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Flash Training: How to Rock Climb Series

by HÖRST, Eric J.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+ with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780934641777
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NZ$19.85

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Evergreen, Colorado: Chockstone Press, Inc.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1996. Softcover. 0934641773 . A guide for the rock climber showing training tips and techniques in preparation for climbs. With sections on strength training, technique training and other topics by noted experts. With lots of black and white photos. An entry in publisher's "How to Rock… Read more
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Red Peak: A Personal Account of the British-Soviet Pamir Expedition

by SLESSER, Malcolm

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Bluebird Books
Published
1964
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Coward - McCann, Inc.. Good in Good dust jacket. 1964. First American Edition. Hardcover. A former library copy of the first US edition. An account of the 1962 joint British-Soviet expedition in the Pamir Mountains of present-day Tajikistan. On this expedition, an ascent was made of the highest peak in the range, Ismoil Somoni Peak… Read more
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