THE ANGLER'S CAST. By Capt. T.L. Edwards and Eric Horsfall Turner.

THE ANGLER'S CAST. By Capt. T.L. Edwards and Eric Horsfall Turner.

FINE FEATHERS AND FISH: RECORDING SOME EXPERIENCES WITH BOTH THE ROD AND  THE GUN OVER A PERIOD OF 70 YEARS. By Geoffrey G. Braithwaite.

FINE FEATHERS AND FISH: RECORDING SOME EXPERIENCES WITH BOTH THE ROD AND THE GUN OVER A PERIOD OF 70 YEARS. By Geoffrey G. Braithwaite.

THE ART OF CHALK STREAM FISHING. By C.F. Walker.

1968 1st edition. 8vo (145 x 222mm). Ppvii,192. B/w photographs. Dark blue cloth, spine titled in gilt.

"Although the sport of chalk-stream fishing has produced a considerable volume of literature, to which Commander Walker has himself contributed, it is now many years since a comprehensive work on the subject has appeared. [This book] is a most valuable manual of instruction with its emphasis throughout on the means rather than the end..." Chapters include: Art or craft?; A season on the chalk stream; The mayfly interlude; Strategy; Identification of flies; Casting; Dry-fly fishing; Nymph fishing; Striking; Playing and landing; The evening rise; Carrier fishing; Grayling; The food of the chalk stream; On fly-tying; Standard patterns for the chalk stream; Some useful dressings; On limits; Tactical and ethical; Bibliographical.
£20.00
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Book Code
2053
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Author Walker (Charles Frederick). (1902-1985).
Book Code 2053
ISBN 0257160485 / 0257160485
Book Description Inside of dust-wrapper stained otherwise a fine copy in dust-wrapper (actually new and unread despite being almost 50 years old!).
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1968
Publisher Herbert Jenkins.
Place London.