REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON POACHING AND ILLEGAL FISHING FOR SALMON AND  TROUT IN SCOTLAND.

REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON POACHING AND ILLEGAL FISHING FOR SALMON AND TROUT IN SCOTLAND.

THE SALMON BOOK. By Douglas Sutherland.

THE SALMON BOOK. By Douglas Sutherland.

GAME FISHING: METHODS AND MEMORIES. By C.W.K. Mundle.

1978 1st edition. 8vo (140 x 223mm). Ppx,150. B/w photographs, line drawings by Colin Gibson, bibliography. Blue boards, spine titled in gilt.

Entertaining anecdotes, techniques and philosophy, mainly on Scottish salmon and trout fishing. Contents include: Beginnings; From trout to salmon; The silvery Tay; North Wales; Eire; Less fortunate forays; The Royal Dee; On the Spey near Carrbridge; In the region of the Morar and Ailort; On the Taymount stretch of the Tay; On the Tay at Ballathie; Around a hill loch near Stranraer; But it does not always work; The policeman's beat; Introducing Harry to the Tay; Great-gran's way with salmon; Bats on the bob fly; A red-letter day; Opportunities missed; Nearly drowned; Nearly eaten alive; Jim's tangle; A salmon lie narrowly avoided; Spey casting; River improvements; Fishing in mixed company; Lassez-faire and its limits; Trout methods; Seatrout methods; Salmon methods; Dubious and nefarious methods; A method of testing different methods; Fishing and 'psychic' phenomena; Propaganda a la Russell; The ethics of angling; The kinds of pleasure for which we fish; From new and familiar waters; From still waters; From the hooking and the fight; From being a nocturnal predator; The end of an era; The end of my angling; Re-learning from the Earn.
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Book Code
46582
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Author Mundle (Clement Williams Kennedy). (1916-1989).
Book Code 46582
ISBN 0214205606 / 0214205606
Book Description Ex-library copy, although not obvioulsy so. One small stamp to back of title page. Good-plus in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1978
Publisher Barrie and Jenkins.
Place London.