SALMON and WOMEN: THE FEMININE ANGLE. By Wilma Paterson and Professor Peter  Behan. Introduction by Hugh Falkus.

SALMON and WOMEN: THE FEMININE ANGLE. By Wilma Paterson and Professor Peter Behan. Introduction by Hugh Falkus.

GAME FISHING IN SCOTLAND. By Bruce Sandison.

GAME FISHING IN SCOTLAND. By Bruce Sandison.

ATLANTIC SALMON FISHING. By Charles Phair. Illustrated by Ogden M. Pleissner and Robert Nisbet, N.A. And from photographs, drawings and maps.

(1937) 1995 new edition. Large 4to (232 x 310mm). Pp198. Colour plates by Ogden Pleissner, b/w plates, illustrations, large folding map. Red cloth, upper board and spine titled in gilt with gilt salmon roundel.

"Originally published by The Derrydale Press in 1937, Charles Phair's classic work is still considered the best book on Atlantic salmon fishing ever published. Heir to a ...fortune, Phair devoted his adult life to salmon fishing throughout the world". Chapters include: Salmon water - how to find it and obtain rights to it; Selection of guides; Tackle and rods; Flies and their uses; Casting; Fishing the wet fly; Fishing the dry fly; Greased line fishing; Weather; A month's salmon fishing trip; Life history; Improving, protecting and stocking salmon rivers together with etiquette and customs - this chapter covers the history of the Restigouche as an angling water, incidentally to the main topic; Salmon fly dressings; The Atlantic salmon rivers of [North] America - Quebec, the island of Anticosti in that province (3,000 square miles, pop. 281), New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Labrador, Maine.
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1196
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Author Phair (Charles).
Book Code 1196
ISBN 1887269037 / 1887269037
Book Description End-papers slightly spotted else fine new copy in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1995
Publisher John Culler and Sons.
Place Camden, South Carolina.