INSHORE SEA FISHING. By W.S. Forsyth.

INSHORE SEA FISHING. By W.S. Forsyth.

THE TECHNIQUE OF SEA FISHING. Written and illustrated by W.E. Davies.

THE TECHNIQUE OF SEA FISHING. Written and illustrated by W.E. Davies.

GOING FISHING. By Negley Farson.

(1942) 1981 new edition. 4to (188 x 254mm). Ppxiv,148. Colour plates of flies, b/w wood-cuts by C.F.Tunnicliffe. Black boards, spine titled in white.

One of the world's best-loved angling books. New England surf-casting, flyfishing in Canada, Shetland and the Western Isles, Chile, France, Yugoslavia, Norway and Devon. Chapters include: The early days - surf-casting along the New Jersey sands, the Cattyrackers of the Delaware Bay, and the wild geese of the Carolinas; Russian Revolution - and Leonid Andriev's yellow perch, a voluntary exile in British Columbia, the lonely house-boat, and keeping yourself alive with rod and gun; Saga of the Pacific salmon; The spell of the Shetlands, on the northwest tip of Scotland, and gillies; Less than an hour from London, days in the Hebrides, and Murdo MacDermid; Six wandering years - drives around Ireland, and political fishing, horses over the Caucasus, fishing the headwaters of the Kuban, an English hermit in Moscow, unfriendly frontiers on the Danube; Four countries in one year - Chile, England, France and Norway, rainbow trout before the volcano of Chillan, over the Andes, an exiled dictator; Fishing the West Country of England, reward; The fish chef of the old 'Olympic', the passionate fishermen of Haute Savoie; The swift rivers of Norway; Yugoslavia, mountain-climbing, and poaching the Regent's river.
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Book Code
47535
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Author Farson (James Scott Negley). (1890-1960).
Book Code 47535
ISBN 0907745008 / 0907745008
Book Description half-title. A reading copy only in well-used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1981
Publisher Clive Holloway Books.
Place London.