Very Good jacket. A celebration of Alberta's Bow River, for those interested in flyfishing. B&W photos and drawings, but a smattering of color photographs as well. In very nice condition, especially considering its age. Minor edge-wear, rubbing to DJ. Text is clean but for some printer's ink smudging in margins of page 21.
Edmonton, Alberta. Lone Pine Publishing. 1987. First Edition. 4to. (11 x 9). 156 pp. including bibliography. Color photos showing scenic views of the river throughout the seasons. Black and white photos. Text drawings. Fly patterns to fish the river with materials list. The book is bound in blue cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial dust jacket. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Cowin; Chan; w/McLennan. Very Good in Very Good + jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 156pp.; HB blue w/gilt; slight rub; PON ft. endpaper; clean, tight pgs. DJ blue w/lt. blue; slight rub. History & ongoing debate about the Bow River. "Blue Ribbon Bow draws our attention to the pressing need, on the part of fishermen, outdoor enthusiasts, farmers and city dwellers alike, to take stock of the river." full-colour photos & skillfully executed illustrations.
Edmonton, Alberta. Lone Pine Publishing. 1987. First Edition. 4to. (11 x 9). 156 pp. including bibliography. Inscribed and signed by the author to the late Chuck Echer, a Buz Buszek Recipient Award winner in 1993. Color photos showing scenic views of the river throughout the seasons. Black and white photos. Text drawings. Fly patterns to fish the river with materials list to dress the patterns. With a map showing the Bow River laid-in. The book is bound in blue cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial dust jacket. A nice book. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Very good. 1st printing. 156pp. Quarto. Illustrated with black and white and coloured photos, drawings and maps. Green endpapers. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine in dust jacket. An attractive clean copy otherwise. very good The hard cover first edition of the book. Later printings did not have the same qualitity of plates as the first.
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