THE GENTLE ART OF ANGLING. By Bernard Venables. With drawings by the  author.

THE GENTLE ART OF ANGLING. By Bernard Venables. With drawings by the author.

RIVERS OF ICELAND. By Major-General R.N. Stewart.

RIVERS OF ICELAND. By Major-General R.N. Stewart.

FISHING VIGNETTES: BEING EXTRACTS FROM A DIARY AND OTHER FRAGMENTS, 1875 TO 1922. By Cecil Braithwaite.

ND (1923) 1st edition. 8vo (143 x 222mm). Pp240. B/w photograph plates, errata slip. Blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine and upper board.

"Most of the content is about salmon fishing, on the Killaloe in Ireland; the Deveron, the Barr, the Dee and the Grimersta, all in Scotland; a month on the Suldal in Norway, and so on." (Wood). Chapters include: Early days; Wet and dry fly; The Lake District; St. Mary's Loch; Luib, Rannoch and Tummil; The Devoran - Mount Blairy Water; Loch fishing; Killaloe and Killarney, 1893; Loch Awe and Invergarry, 1894 or 1895; Sunda River, Norway, 1897; Tomdown, Glengarry, 1898; Strathpeffer and Rannoch, 1899; Cat Lodge, Laggan; Muiresk, Devoran, 1902; Glenbarr Abbey, 1903; Invergarry and Loch Rannoch; Odd days; Devoran, St. Mary's Loch, etc., 1907; Tomdown Hotel, Glengarry, 1909; Inverawe, 1910; Tomdown, 1911; Huntly Lodge, Huntly, the Devoran, 1916; Huntly and the Eden at Carlisle; Fishing rods of my early days and those of to-day; An angling story founded on facts; Invergarry; Stornoway, the Grimersta and Morsgail, Island of Lewis; Disappointments and successes, 1921; The Grimersta River; The Wye at Builth; Boys will be boys.
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3746
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Author Braithwaite (Cecil).
Book Code 3746
ISBN B001AVV1LA
Book Description End-papers foxed but good-plus.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1923
Publisher Home Words Ltd.
Place London.