ARTHUR RANSOME ON FISHING. By Jeremy Swift.

ARTHUR RANSOME ON FISHING. By Jeremy Swift.

THE BRIGHT STREAM OF MEMORY: THE GOLDEN YEARS OF THE FISHING GAZETTE. By  Geoffrey Bucknall.

THE BRIGHT STREAM OF MEMORY: THE GOLDEN YEARS OF THE FISHING GAZETTE. By Geoffrey Bucknall.

A DICTIONARY OF FLY-FISHING. By C.B. McCully.

(1992) 1993 paperback edition. 8vo paperback (130 x 197mm). Pp280 + 8pp ads. Not illustrated, eight page bibliography.

"A guide to its language and history". "Fly-fishing has one of the longest recorded histories of any pastime, and one of the most extensive literatures. For those interested in words, as well as those who like to catch fish, the study of fly-fishing's language, from alevin to whitling, from dapping, to stockie-bashing, offers mny curiosities and many rewards". The second edition, retitled, of "Fly-fishing: A book of words". "...charmingly whimsical, surprisingly detailed and practical, and unfailingly fascinating... different from any other fishing book... a joy". (Trout and Salmon Magazine).
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Author McCully (Christopher B.).
Book Code 1399
ISBN 0192831267 / 0192831267
Book Description Trivial signs of long storage but a fine new unread paperback.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1993
Publisher Oxford University Press.
Place Oxford.