SEA FISHING FOR BEGINNERS. By Maurice Wiggin. Drawings by W.J. Pezare.
1970 1st edition. Small 8vo (119 x 197mm). Pp136. B/w illustrations by W.J. Pezare. Green cloth, gilt fish motif to upper board, spine titled in techniques of fishing from the shore, fishing from boats and rocks, ...pier and jetty, and finally the thrills and rewards of estuary fishing. ...written with admirable clarity and good humour. He communicates very vividly and zestfully his own delight in this 'robust and open-hearted pursuit'. At one and the same time he tells the complete beginner how to go about it, and fires him with enthusiasm to be started. Few textbooks are at once highly practical and informative and also vivacious, amusing and readable in their own right. But this is one that certainly is". Chapters include:- First things first; The tools of the trade; The G.P. and the specialist; Pier and jetty fishing; Boat fishing; Rock fishing; Fishing from the shore; Estuary fishing; Afterthoughts and all that.
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|Author||Wiggin (Maurice Samuel). (1912-1986).|
|ISBN||0212983725 / 0212983725.|
|Book Description||Foxing and use but good copy in slightly frayed dust-wrapper.|