MAKING A FISHERY. By Frederic M. Halford. (

MAKING A FISHERY. By Frederic M. Halford. ("Detached Badger" of "The Field"). First edition.

NYMPHS AND THE TROUT: New applications of a technique for fly fishermen.  By Frank Sawyer. Edited by Wilson Stephens, editor of The Field. First  edition.

NYMPHS AND THE TROUT: New applications of a technique for fly fishermen. By Frank Sawyer. Edited by Wilson Stephens, editor of The Field. First edition.

NEW LINES FOR FLY-FISHERS. By W.B. Sturgis. In collaboration with Eric Taverner. Illustrated.

(1936) 1946 1st UK edition. 8vo (142 x 208mm). Pp207. B/w frontispiece by Ralph L. Boyer, drawings by Sturgis. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt on printed dark green spine label.

American ideas on fly-tying and casting, novel in the 1940s. Originally published by the Derrydale Press in 1936 in an edition limited to 950 copies. In this British edition Eric Taverner, credited on the title-page, contributed a one page preface along with signed notes throughout the text, many of them explaining the difference between American and British angling practices.
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45117
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Author Sturgis (William Bayard) with Taverner (Eric).
Book Code 45117
ISBN B001AW3QT4
Book Description Slight use else good-plus, paint stains to used dust-wrapper. Former owner's correpondance and ephemera relating to fishing and flies in North Wales laid in.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1946
Publisher Seeley, Service and Co.
Place London.