TROUT FISHING IN NEW ZEALAND. By Rex Forrester.

TROUT FISHING IN NEW ZEALAND. By Rex Forrester.

HOOK LINE AND SINKER. By Ray Doogue.

HOOK LINE AND SINKER. By Ray Doogue.

SEA FISHING. By A.E. Cooper (Editor) and others. The Lonsdale Library Vol. XVII.

(1934) 1949 reprint. 8vo (145 x 220mm). Pp352. B/w photographs, illustrations. Gilt monogram to tan buckram-backed cloth, spine titled in gilt.

At the time of publication this was the most comprehensive book on the subject. Mostly UK sea angling, but includes chapters on New Zealand and South Africa, on tarpon and bonefish, and on fish taxidermy. "By A.E. Cooper (Editor), the Marquis of Sligo, Eric Parker, Louis Babcock, P.N.R. Bartlett, A.F. Bell, C. Leo Biden, G. Bonnair de Maupas, Van Campen Heilner, T.E. Donne, O.W. Fenney, A. Fraser-Brunner, "Seangler," F.B. Hannam, J.R. Harris, C.S. Patterson, "Pelican," J.A. Sturch, W.K. Summers, Fred Taylor, etc., etc.". Chapters include: The literature of sea fishing; Boat management; Weather lore; Rods and reels; General tackle; Knots; Spinning; Casting; Baits; British sharks; The porbeagle and the blue shark; The tope; The skates and rays; The herrings; The sea trout; The conger; The garfish and the skipper; Cod, haddock, ling and hake; The pollock and the coalfish; The whiting; The John Dory; The bass; The red mullet; The wrasses; The mackerel; The tunny; The grey mullets; The sea bream; The black bream; The gurnards; The flat-fishes; The flounder; The angler fish; South Africa; New Zealand; The tarpon; The bone fish; Fish mounting and modelling.
£24.00
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Book Code
3395
More Information
Author Cooper (Austin Eric Sisson). (1899-1982).
Book Code 3395
ISBN B008LO9YWW
Book Description End-papers foxed but good-plus in used but clean dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1934
Publisher Seeley Service.
Place London.