1934 1st edition. 8vo (145 x 220mm). Pp271 + iv pp ads. Illustrated with 8 plates from photographs. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt.
Essays on trout fishing in the streams of the Scottish Borders. Chapters include: An angler in Arcadia; His 'prentice hand; A fine week - and a wet day; A dish of trout; Handicapped anglers; At Dryburgh; Luckless days and nights; Midsummer nights; Of riverside wildings - of the birds, of the beasts, and the flora; At the Gateheugh; Up in the morning early; Tales from Tweedside; At the Monks' Ford; Grayling in Tweed and Teviot; A border raid; A bunch of heather; September trout and spates; "The Lurcher's" last cast.