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Barbel for Life

Barbel for Life

Barbel for Life

by Len Arbery

Len Arbery is widely acknowledged as one of Britainís more respected and well liked specialist anglers and a life-long fisherman, whose angling career spans from the 1940s to the present day.

Lenís first ever barbel came from the river Thames, at Penton Hook near Staines, in the 1950ís, and he still loves barbel and barbel fishing to this very day, particularly winter fishing. The search for barbel has led Len to the banks of some of the major southern rivers, principally the Hampshire Avon, Kennet, Dorset Stour, St Patricks Stream, Middlesex Colne and Great Ouse, but his efforts are now focussed on where it all began all those years ago, back on the mighty river Thames. Here, he says, perhaps remains the final chance of catching a previously unknown and uncaught leviathan.

Barbel for Life will be available in the following editions:

Limited Cloth Edition:
600 copies only, all signed and numbered by the Illustrator.
£34.95

Quarter Leather Bound Edition:
20 copies only, all numbered and signed by Len Arbery and Tom OíReilly. Each copy is edge-guilded, with an oasis goatskin leather spine with spine bands, marble sideboards, marker ribbon and headbands. This edition is finished with gold-tooling detail.
£125.00
(A slip case can be purchased separately for this quarter bound edition at the cost of £25 - please email or contact us for details of how to purchase)

Leather Bound Edition:
25 copies only, all numbered and signed by Len Arbery and Tom O'Reilly. Each copy is bound in oasis goatskin leather, edge-guilded, with spine bands, marker ribbon and headbands, gold-tooling detail, and comes with a cloth covered slipcase.
£185

Super Deluxe Leather Edition:
10 copies only, all numbered, and signed by Len Arbery and Tom OíReilly. This edition is a very special binding, comprising edge-gilded pages, marble end papers, oasis goatskin leather, spine bands, marker ribbon and headbands. Each copy comes with a unique hand-drawn Tom OíReilly illustration, which will be signed and dated, and tipped into the book. This edition is finished with gold-tooling detail, and presented in a marble paper covered slipcase.
£350 Please email/contact us to order.





Barbel for Life

Publication date: Dec, 2011
Pages: 175

Barbel for Life by Len Arbery
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