PRACTICAL LETTERS TO YOUNG SEA FISHERS. By John Bickerdyke.

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PRACTICAL LETTERS TO YOUNG SEA FISHERS. By John Bickerdyke.
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Author Bickerdyke (John). "John Bickerdyke" was the pen-name of Charles Henry Cook. (1858-1933).
Book Code 29995
ISBN B00CIW3LB8
Book Description Binding B. Cloth sl stained but a nice clean copy internally.

1898 1st edition. 8vo (145 x 217mm). Ppxii,340 + 4pp ads. B/w photographs, illustrations. Green cloth, spine & upper board titled in gilt.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1898
Publisher Horace Cox.
Place London.
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A comprehensive book on sea angling from boat and shore covering all of the usual disciplines, plus chapters on ocean fishing, modern improvements in fishing tackle, flyfishing in the sea, and one on "Baits cast with the fly rod," which includes sole- and gurnard-skin flies, a fly made from dog-fish tail fibres (at last, a use for them!), and flyfishing with a mouse-tail.

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