A HISTORY OF FLY FISHING FOR TROUT. By John Waller Hills. First edition.

A HISTORY OF FLY FISHING FOR TROUT. By John Waller Hills. First edition.

SALMON AND OTHER THINGS. By Henry Nicoll.

SALMON AND OTHER THINGS. By Henry Nicoll.

LAKE and LOCH FISHING FOR TROUT: MEMOIRS OF A FLY-FISHERMAN. By Joscelyn Lane.

1955 1st edition. 8vo (142 x 222mm). Pp256. B/w photograph plates, illustrations, bibliography. Blue cloth, spine titled in gilt.

A good guide to stillwater fishing with an emphasis on insect imitation and Scottish and Irish lochs. Chapters include: The lake trout - his kith and kin; His six senses; His habits; His enemies; Theory of the rise; Lake flies - an observation tank; The lake trout's menu; Insects of the lake; The sedges; Fly buying and fly tying; Lake fly dressings; Sedge dressings; The lake fisherman - impedimenta; Lakecraft; Boats; Bank fishing; The gillie; Sockdologers.
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Book Code
5051
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Author Lane (Joscelyn Theodore Horsburgh). (1880-1954).
Book Code 5051
ISBN B001AVWRT0
Book Description Slight spotting to end-papers but good-plus in slightly frayed dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1955
Publisher Seeley, Service and Co.
Place London.