NOTES OF A FLY FISHER: AN ATTEMPT AT A GRAMMAR OF THE ART FOR BEGINNERS:  WITH HINTS ON HEALTH. By W.S. Jackson.

NOTES OF A FLY FISHER: AN ATTEMPT AT A GRAMMAR OF THE ART FOR BEGINNERS: WITH HINTS ON HEALTH. By W.S. Jackson.

HARDY'S HINTS ON THE CARE OF RODS: HOW TO AVOID STICKING FERRULES.

HARDY'S HINTS ON THE CARE OF RODS: HOW TO AVOID STICKING FERRULES.

WITH GUN AND ROD IN CANADA. By Phil H. Moore.

1922 1st edition. 8vo (142 x 221mm). Pp261. B/w photograph plates. Green cloth, upper board and spine titled in gilt.

Fishing and shooting in Nova Scotia. Emphasis on trout, moose and bear. Much advice on what to take, where and when to go, as well as what to do when you get there, with anecdotes from the author's own experiences. Chapters include:- Autobiography of an old Winchester; Outstalking a cougar; Trout-fishing east versus west; Nova Scotia trout-fishing in September; Worms; Winter fly-fishing in Nova Scotia; Illustrating the 'timidity' of the Nova Scotia black bear; For the benefit of city nimrods; Memoirs of moose-shooting; U-fish; 'Tolling' wild animals; Small boat wrinkles; Shooting a grizzly with a coffee-pot; Shooting from a canoe; The uninvited guest; Outguessing a bull; The grizzly agrees; The business of moose-hunting; Sporting innocents abroad; Canoeing in swift water (three chapters); White moose; Saving moose meat; The nine-mile hold-up; Fly-fishing among the ice-cakes; Resurrection; A cruise on Lake Rossignol, Nova Scotia; The Kejimkujik monster; Wild editors I have known; Arboreal aberrations; What to take for spring and summer fishing in Nova Scotia; Letter from Jo Kose - guide.
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Book Code
47032
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Author Moore (Phil Hooper). (1879-1961).
Book Code 47032
ISBN B001AW3WU2
Book Description Cloth badly discoloured, front end-paper excised, browning and foxing. Good only. Lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1922
Publisher Jonathan Cape.
Place London.