SALMON AND SEA TROUT FISHING. By T.E. Dutton.

SALMON AND SEA TROUT FISHING. By T.E. Dutton.

RIVER-FISHING FOR SEA-TROUT. By F.W. Holiday.

RIVER-FISHING FOR SEA-TROUT. By F.W. Holiday.

FISHING EXPERIENCES OF HALF A CENTURY: WITH INSTRUCTIONS ON THE USE OF THE FAST REEL. By Major F. Powell Hopkins.

1893 1st edition. Small 8vo (135 x 195mm). Ppviii,225 + 24pp ads. B/w engraved illustrations by the author. Green cloth with black and gilt image of rod and creel.

Miscellaneous fishing memories from the nineteenth century: salmon and trout fishing in Ireland and on the Itchen and Torridge, Cothi and Towy salmon and sea-trout, pike fishing (trimmer-fishing and trolling with herrings) in Ireland, Devon bass fishing, Irish pollack, barbel and sea fishing in Gibraltar and baiting with puppy-dog for alligator in Ceylon. In the chapter on the "fast reel" the author describes spinning for salmon (and casts of 30 yards) with the free-running Nottingham reel.
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5052
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Author Hopkins (Francis Powell). (1830-1913).
Book Code 5052
ISBN B001AW1M5E
Book Description Slight marks to cloth but a good copy. From the library of angling writer Peter Wheat, with his fishing bookplate loosely laid in.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1893
Publisher Longmans, Green and Co.
Place London.