OLD FISHING TACKLE. By Nigel Dowden. Shire Album No. 315.

OLD FISHING TACKLE. By Nigel Dowden. Shire Album No. 315.

FISHING TACKLE: MAKING, MAINTENANCE AND IMPROVEMENT. By Barrie Rickards  and Ken Whitehead. With contributions from Les Beecroft.

FISHING TACKLE: MAKING, MAINTENANCE AND IMPROVEMENT. By Barrie Rickards and Ken Whitehead. With contributions from Les Beecroft.

A HISTORY OF THE FISH HOOK: AND THE STORY OF MUSTAD, THE HOOK MAKER. By Hans Jorgen Hurum.

(1976) 1977 1st UK edition. 8vo (175 x 252mm). Pp148. Colour and b/w photographs, b/w illustrations. Brown boards, silver-gilt hook motif to upper board, spine titled in silver-gilt.

"The story of the hook is traced from the caveman of a million or more years ago to the fisherman of today. ...Much hitherto unpublished material [and] a fascinating collection of illustrations." The modern history of the hook is told from the point of view O. Mustad and Son, the Norwegian hook manufacturers. Still widely regarded as the best book on the subject.
£20.00
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Book Code
12591
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Author Hurum (Hans Jorgen). (1906-2001).
Book Code 12591
ISBN 0713618345 / 0713618345.
Book Description Good-plus in like dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1977
Publisher Adam and Charles Black.
Place London.