TROUT AT TAUPO. By O.S. Hintz. Illustrated by Minhinnick.
1955 1st edition. 8vo (135 x 203mm). Ppix,186. Colour frontispiece of flies, b/w photographs, vignette the first book to be devoted exclusively to the most famous single trout fishery in the world. It paints authentic word pictures of the great Taupo basin and its rushing rivers. It describes the tackle and techniques of angling developed to meet the challenge of superb fighting fish which average six pounds in weight, with trout running into double figures not uncommon".
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|Author||Hintz (Orton Sutherland). (1907-1985).|
|Book Description||Good-plus in well used dust-wrapper. Maurice Headlam's bookplate. Some pencil annotation, presumably by Headlam.|