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1 Barney, R. L. and B. J. Anson LIFE HISTORY AND ECOLOGY OF THE ORANGE-SPOTTED SUNFISH LEPOMIS HUMILIS
Washington Government Printing Office 1923 Paper Cover Very Good Ichthyology Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 9" Figures (Graphs, Photographs), Tables 
Appendix XV to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1922. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 938. Contribution from the U.S. Fisheries Biological Station, Fairport, Iowa. "The orange-spotted or red-spotted sunfish, Lepomis humilis, is a small, highly colored centrarchid of wide distribution. It is found throughout the Mississippi drainage...especially abundant in small sandy streams of the lower Missouri basin and is well adapted to both stream and pond life..." 16 pp. including bibliography. 7 illustrations. 5 tables. Grey paper covers. Faint ex.mus. stamp on front cover. Slight fading at spine otherwise covers are Very Good+. ex.mus. stamp and numbers on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. R. L. Barney was the Director of the U.S. Fisheries Biological Laboratory, Fairport, Iowa. B. J. Anson was a Scientific Assistant at the Laboratory. 
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2 Borell, Adrey E. and Paul M. Scheffer TROUT IN FARM AND RANCH PONDS
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1961 Paper Cover Very Good Trout Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Map, Figures 
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farmers' Bulletin No. 2154. Issued January 1961. "Trout are now being grown in more and more farm and ranch ponds in the cooler parts of the United States. Trout from these ponds are fast growning and, surprisingly enough, are firm and equal in flavor to the best trout from streams and mountain lakes. This bulletin tells how to plan and manage farm and ranch ponds to grow trout for foor and recreation and lists some essentials for commercial production." 17 pp. Pamphlet with paper covers. Corners are bent, edges with some creasing, covers edges are slightly darkened. Interior pages are clean, no marks. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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3 Burrows, Roger E. and Harry H. Chenoweth EVALUTION OF THREE TYPES OF FISH REARING PONDS
Washington Government Printing Office 1955 Paper Cover Very Good+ Fisheries Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" 
Research Report 39. Fish and Wildlife Service, United States Department of the Interior. 28 pp. Grey stiff paper covers. Ex. museum stamp on front cover. Light wear to corners and edges. Document is sealed with white circle sticker, has never been opened or read, and is in VG+ condition. 
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4 Churchill, E. P. Jr. CRAB INDUSTRY OF CHESAPEAKE BAY
Washington Government Printing Office 1919 Wraps Very Good Crabs Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Tables, Plates 
Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 868. Appendix IV to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1918. 25 pages. 12 b/w plates. Ex. museum with stamp and identification numbers on front cover and title page. Creasing to covers and corners slightly bumped. Interior is tight and clean. 
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5 Coker, Robert E. WATER-POWER DEVELOPMENT IN RELATION TO FISHES AND MUSSELS OF THE MISSISSIPPI
Washington Government Printing Office 1914 Wraps Very Good Mississippi Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Plates 
Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 805. Appendix VIII to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1913. 28 pages. Six b/w plates. Ex. museum with stamp and identification numbers on front cover, and stamp on title page. Paper wraps with discoloration on top edge of front cover, bumped corners, small chips to spine edges. Small ink smudge on back of last plate. Interior is tight and clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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6 Coker, Robert E. and John B. Southall MUSSEL RESOURCES IN TRIBUTARIES OF THE UPPER MISSOURI RIVER
Washington Government Printing Office 1915 Paper Cover Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Figures, Map 
Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 812. Appendix IV to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1914. 16 pp. Figures and map. U.S. Government Document. Green stiff paper covers. Corners and edges lightly rubbed. Ex. museum stamp and identification numbers on front cover, stamp on title page. Document in VG condition. 
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7 Congress EXECUTIVE HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON THE MERCHANT MARINE AND FISHERIES, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, SEVENTY-SEVENTH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY OF H. RES. 281 (SUBMARINE MENACE)
Washington Government Printing Office 1942 Paper Cover Very Good- U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
A Resolution Authorizing Investigation of the National Defense Program as it Relates to the Committee on the Merchant Marine and Fisheries. March 26, 1942. Printed for the use of the Committee on the Merchant Marine and Fisheries. 131 pp. White paper covers. Staple binding. Front top corner creased, minor dirt smudges on back, creasing along joints and spine. Ex. library stamp on front cover, red ink underlining below 'Congress' on front cover title. Interior pages are clean, no marks, text is easily legible. Document in VG- to VG condition. 
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8 Coulson, E.J.; Roe E. Remington; and Kenneth M. Lynch STUDIES ON THE METABOLISM OF COPPER
Washington Government Printing Office 1934 Paper Cover Very Good Fishery Bulletin Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Figures 
Volume I. U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries. Investigational Report No. 23. "Copper in food has long been looked upon with suspicion." 12 pp. U.S. Government document. Paper wraps with normal wear to corners and edges. Crease through middle of document from poor storage. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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9 Dannevig, G. M. APPARATUS AND METHODS EMPLOYED AT THE MARINE FISH HATCHERY AT FLÖDEVIG, NORWAY
Washington Government Printing Office 1910 Paper Cover Very Good- Bureau of Fisheries Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 11" Figures, Plate 
From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Volume XXVIII, 1908. Paper presented before the Fourth International Fishery Congress held at Washington, U.S.A., September 22 to 26, 1908. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 680. Issued April 1910. Pages 801-809. One B/W plate at conclusion of paper. Green stiff paper covers with creased corners, wear to edges. Ex. museum stamp and identification numbers on front cover, stamp on title page. Interior pages clean, no marks. Document in VG- condition. 
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10 Davison, Verne E. FARM FISHPONDS FOR FOOD AND GOOD USE
Washington Government Printing Office 1947 Paper Covers Good+ Fresh Water Fish Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Photographs 
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farmers' Bulletin 1983. "This bulletin tells how to have good ponds. It explains how to manage such ponds to assure rapid production of an ample supply of fish. It points out the importance of selecting suitable sites, building good dams and spillways, and protecting ponds from flood and erosion. It tells how to stock the pond with fish. These things insure a lasting pond that may be fished many times a year." 29 pp. White paper covers with image of fish on front. Cover edges are faded and worn, corners bumped, soiling to back cover. Minor chipping to long page edge that runs throughout document. Interior pages clean. Document in Good to Good+ condition. 
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11 Field, George W. LOBSTERS AND THE LOBSTER PROBLEM IN MASSACHUSETTS
Washington Government Printing Office 1910 Wraps Good+ Government Document Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 11" 
With Discussion. Address before the Fourth International Fishery Congress held at Washington, U.S.A., September 22 to 26, 1908. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 653. Issued February, 1910. Pages 211-217. Green paper covers with browning along edges, small ink spots to front and back. Bumped corners. Ex. library stamps and identification numbers on front cover. Stamp also on front freepaper. Interior is tight and clean. Document in Good+ condition. 
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12 Fredin, Reynold A. CAUSES OF FLUCTUATIONS IN ABUNDANCE OF CONNECTICUT RIVER SHAD
Washington Government Printing Office 1954 Wraps Very Good - Fisheries Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 10 1/4" Figures 
Fishery Bulletin 88. Volume 54. United States Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service. Pages 247-258. Unopened document in paper wraps. Light creases, dirt smudges, and some fading to covers. Interior appears to be tight and clean (unable to fully examine due to document being sealed). VG- condition. 
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13 Freeman, Jim 2 CHRONICLE TACKLE BOX GUIDE BOOKS: KLAMATH RIVER FISHING, and CALIFORNIA STEELHEAD FISHING
San Francisco Chronicle Books 1971 Paper Cover Very Good+ to Near Fine Fishing Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Maps, Photographs, Drawings 
Two separate softcover books. KLAMATH RIVER FISHING with "a riffle-by-riffle, hole-by -hole guide to over 200 miles of Klamath River fishing, including 5 detailed maps 79 pp; and CALIFORNIA STEELHEAD FISHING with a detailed guide-complete with maps to 17 rivers, including the Russian, Eel, Smith, Mad and Scott 96 pp. Very light rubbing to corners. All are Very Good+ to Near Fine exteriors and interiors are all tight, clean and VG+ to Near Fine. 
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14 Hawes, Harry B. SAVING THE BLACK BASS
Tacoma, WA No Publisher Stated 1980 Reprint Paper Cover Near Fine Fresh Water Fish Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 " 
Reprint of speech given by Senate Hawes to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1925 in support of the "Black Bass Law," making it illegal to sell Black Bass in interstate commerce and declare it a game fish rather than a commercial fish. Taken from the Congressional Record - House Proceedings and Debates of the Second Session of the Sixty-Eighth Congress of the United States of America, Volume LXVI, Part 3, January 20 to February 7, 1925. 6 pp. Reprinted and bound in stiff blue paper covers. Document in NF condition. 
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15 Henshall, James A. BASS, PIKE, PERCH AND OTHER GAME FISHES OF AMERICA
Cincinnati Stewart & Kidd 1920 Second Impression Cloth Good Fishes Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Illustrations By Mielatz 
Included in this volume are all the Game-Fishes of the United States inhabiting the fresh water lakes and streams east of the Rocky Mountains, and the marine and brackish waters of the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Many black and white fish drawings and other full page black and white illustrations. 410 pp. plus 4 pages of "Fishing - Sport - Travel" book ads. Color plate, on frontis. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Spine edges rubbed and a bit frayed. Slightly worn at top and bottom of spine gutters. Top edge gilt. Bottom edge untrimmed in places. Tears/missing small pieces to bottom edge of some pages due to uneven trimming? Front and back hinges broken/breaking. Interior Very Good. Index. 
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16 Herald, Earl S. LIVING FISHES OF THE WORLD
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc 1961 Cloth Good+ No Jacket Marine Life Size: Approx. 8 3/4" x 11 1/4" Photographs 
A Chanticleer Press Edition. 304 pages with index. Light blue cloth covers with dark blue spine and gilt title. Corners are rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, rubbing and wear to cover faces. Gift inscription on free endp. Interior clean. Bruns H155. 
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17 Isely, Frederick B. EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF THE GROWTH AND MIGRATION OF FRESH-WATER MUSSELS
Washington Government Printing Office 1914 Paper Cover Very Good- Bureau of Fisheries Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Plates, Figures 
Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 792. Appendix III to the Report of the U. S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1913. 24 pp. Three b/w plates. Green paper cover with black title lettering. Light wear to cover corners and edges, discoloration to front cover edges and spine, top spine end bent, spine creased. Ex. musuem stamp and identification numbers on top of front cover, black ink stamp on title page. Interior pages are tanned along edges, otherwise clean and tight. Document in VG- condition. Please note: this is an original paper document, not an electronic copy, E-book or POD. 
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18 Jarvis, Norman D. THE FISHERIES OF PUERTO RICO
Washington Government Printing Office 1932 Paper Cover Good+ U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Figures 
U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries Investigational Report No. 13. Volume I. Grey paper covers with creased corners, crease through middle of entire document, edges browning. Ex. museum stamp on front cover. Some bottom corners on interior pages are dog-earred/creased, causing discoloration on paper. Otherwise interior is tight. Document in Good+ condition. 
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19 Joseph, David C. Growth Characteristics of Two Southern California Surffishes, the California Corbina and Spotfin Croaker
Department of Fish & Game 1962 Paper Cover Near Fine Fishes Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Figures (drawings and diagrams) 
Fish bulletin 119. 54 pp. 10 Tables and 17 illustrations. No markings on covers. Near Fine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. 
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20 Kemmerer, George; J. F. Bovard and W. R. Boorman NORTHWESTERN LAKES OF THE UNITED STATES: BIOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL STUDIES WITH REFERENCE TO POSSIBILITIES IN PRODUCTION OF FISH
Washington Government Printing Office 1923 Paper Cover Good+ Fisheries Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 11" Figures, Photo Plates, Foldout Maps 
From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Volume XXXIX, 1923-24, Document No. 944. Pages 51-140. Four foldout maps/charts and several b/w photographs of Northwest lakes. Green paper wrap is completely separated from interior document, is browning along edges, bumped corners, and small ink stains to back. Ex. library with stamp and identification numbers on front cover and title page. Interior clean. Pamphlet in Good+ condition. 
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