THE BEST OF BRITISH BAITS. AN IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO ARTIFICIAL LURES  FROM 1849 - 1930. By Chris Sandford.

THE BEST OF BRITISH BAITS. AN IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO ARTIFICIAL LURES FROM 1849 - 1930. By Chris Sandford.

BAITMAKER'S DELIGHT. By C.W. Thurlow Craig.

BAITMAKER'S DELIGHT. By C.W. Thurlow Craig.

A HISTORY OF THE FISH HOOK: AND THE STORY OF MUSTAD, THE HOOK MAKER. By Hans Jorgen Hurum.

(1976) 1977 1st UK edition. 8vo (175 x 252mm). Pp148. Colour and b/w photographs, b/w illustrations. Brown boards, silver-gilt hook motif to upper board, spine titled in silver-gilt.

"The story of the hook is traced from the caveman of a million or more years ago to the fisherman of today. ...Much hitherto unpublished material [and] a fascinating collection of illustrations". The modern history of the hook is told from the point of view O. Mustad and Son, the Norwegian hook manufacturers. Still widely regarded as the best book on the subject.
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Book Code
2140
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Author Hurum (Hans Jorgen). (1906-2001).
Book Code 2140
ISBN 0713618345 / 0713618345
Book Description Very good in slightly used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1977
Publisher Adam and Charles Black.
Place London.