THE SALMON RIVERS OF IRELAND. By Augustus Grimble. With seventy-eight illustrations from photographs and two maps.
MORE LIGHT ON THE SALMON: What a Dee salmon sees, hears and does on its journey from the grey North Sea to the mountain pool in the Cairngorms. By W. Murdoch.
ND (1925) 1st edition. Small 8vo paperback (121 x 184mm). Pp50 + 13pp advertisements. B/w photographs. Green wrappers, printed in black and Dee, describing the beats and the flies that were used to tempt him. Although the book lists salmon flies used on the Dee, it does not contain any fly dressings... We are lucky that Dee flies had a champion in William Murdoch, who documented the patterns, ways to fish them and when to fish them in a series of articles during the 1880s in the...Fishing Gazette". (Innes). The title given on the cover is "More Light On The Salmon. Fresh Facts".
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|Author||Murdoch (William G. Burn). (1853-1925)|
|Book Description||Spine frayed with slight loss, slight soiling, o/w very good.|
|Publisher||The Fishing News.|