THE SCIENCE OF DRY FLY FISHING AND SALMON FLY FISHING. By Fred G. Shaw,  F.G.S.

THE SCIENCE OF DRY FLY FISHING AND SALMON FLY FISHING. By Fred G. Shaw, F.G.S.

TO CAST A TROUT FLY. A Step-by Step Guide for the Modern Angler, by  Messrs. Farlow's and Hardy Brothers in conjunction with Scientific Anglers  Inc., of America.

TO CAST A TROUT FLY. A Step-by Step Guide for the Modern Angler, by Messrs. Farlow's and Hardy Brothers in conjunction with Scientific Anglers Inc., of America.

TROUT FISHING FROM ALL ANGLES: A complete guide to modern methods. By Eric Taverner. The Lonsdale Library Volume II.

1929 1st edition. 8vo (148mm x 219mm). Pp448. B/w photographs and illustrations. Full brown buckram, gilt monogram to upper board, spine titled in gilt.

With a chapter on "Trout Scales" by G. Herbert Nall, M.A., F.R.M.S., and one on "The Legal Aspect of Fishing" by Alban Bacon, Barrister-at-Law". "The best all-round book on brown trout fishing that has appeared in this generation". (Times Literary Supplement). Chapters include: Milestones in angling literature (2 chapters); Life history of the trout (2 chapters); Tackle (2 chapters); Casting a fly; Entomology (2 chapters); Trout flies; Trout flies, the Ephemeridae; Trout flies, the Sedge Flies, etc; Anglers' knots and splices; Wax, gut, hooks; Practice (4 chapters); Rise-forms; Fly dressing materials; some ways to dress flies; Fishing in lochs and lakes (2 chapters); Dapping, dibbing, shade-fishing or bushing; Spinning for trout; Worm and creeper fishing; Brown trout scales; The grayling; The legal aspect of fishing; Trout streams and fishery management.
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Book Code
45003
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Author Taverner (Eric).
Book Code 45003
ISBN B0017JP1XY
Book Description Slight use, small snag to spine but good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper. Signed by the author on the front end-paper. The publisher's own copy (Douglas Service) with his bookplate on front paste-down. An interesting association copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1929
Publisher Seeley, Service and Co.
Place London.