THE MAKING OF A TROUT STREAM. By Eric Taverner.

THE MAKING OF A TROUT STREAM. By Eric Taverner.

KEEPER OF THE STREAM: THE LIFE OF A RIVER AND ITS TROUT FISHERY. By Frank  Sawyer. Arranged by Wilson Stephens, Editor of

KEEPER OF THE STREAM: THE LIFE OF A RIVER AND ITS TROUT FISHERY. By Frank Sawyer. Arranged by Wilson Stephens, Editor of "The Field." Foreword by Sir Grimwood Mears, K.C.I.E. The Country Book Club edition.

KEEPER OF THE STREAM: THE LIFE OF A RIVER AND ITS TROUT FISHERY. By Frank Sawyer. Arranged by Wilson Stephens, Editor of "The Field." Foreword by Sir Grimwood Mears, K.C.I.E. First edition.

1952 1st edition. 8vo (144 x 230mm). Ppx,214. B/w frontispiece photograph. Binding B. Blue cloth, spine titled in red.

This is Frank Sawyer's famous account of his experience as head keeper on the Officer's Fishing Association waters on the Wiltshire Avon. Contents include: Foreword by Sir Grimwood Mears; The man and the river, by Wilson Stephens; Life in the valley; The water; The trout; Regeneration; Wild fish; Fly and nymph; Mayfly and after; Deception; The human element; Conversation pieces; Interlopers; The arch enemy; Weed and water; Suspected parties.
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2631
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Author Sawyer (Frank).
Book Code 2631
ISBN B001587126
Book Description Slight use, spine slightly faded but good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1952
Publisher Adam and Charles Black.
Place London.