HINTS ON ANGLING, WITH SUGGESTIONS FOR ANGLING EXCURSIONS IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM... by Palmer Hackle Esq.

HINTS ON ANGLING, WITH SUGGESTIONS FOR ANGLING EXCURSIONS IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM... by Palmer Hackle Esq.
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Author Blakey (Robert), 'Palmer Hackle Esq.'.
Book Code 14347
ISBN No ISBN
Book Description Cloth slightly faded & used else very good.

1846 1st edition. Ppxvi,339,ad. Original decorative blind-stamped green cloth, pictorial gilt spine.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1846
Publisher W.W. Robinson.
Place London.
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'To which are appended some brief notices of the English, Scottish and Irish Waters.' Part I consists of a fish by fish description of angling species and their notable features. Part II, 'Angling Materials' covers tackle, a brief section on flies and fly-tying, quite a lot of material on baits for the coarse species as well as for trout and salmon, worm fishing,trolling, 'trimming' and 'huxing', flies for France and Belgium, flies for Great Britain and Ireland. Part III is a detailed description of France andBelgium, going river by river and mentioning the important towns. Part IV covers England and Wales, Scotland and Ireland albeit in a more perfunctory manner than Part III.

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