DRY-FLY FISHING. By R.C. Bridgett, M.A, B.Sc.

DRY-FLY FISHING. By R.C. Bridgett, M.A, B.Sc.

SALMON, TROUT and CHARR OF THE WORLD: A FISHERMAN'S NATURAL HISTORY. By  Rupert Watson.

SALMON, TROUT and CHARR OF THE WORLD: A FISHERMAN'S NATURAL HISTORY. By Rupert Watson.

DRY-FLY FISHING. By R.C. Bridgett, M.A, B.Sc. Revised edition.

(1922) 1929 2nd edition. 8vo (145 x 220mm). Pp316+4pp ads. With 2 plates in colour and numerous diagrams, etc. Green cloth, spine and upper board printed and ruled in black.

This second edition omits the black and white photograph plates of the first edition. "My chief purpose is to make known the virtues of the dry-fly to Scottish anglers..." "A study of the method on Northern waters." (Where To Fish 1930). Chapters include: The object of fishing; The necessity for the dry-fly; Objections answered; Advantages; The apparatus; A little entomology; Floating flies; Instructions; Tactics; Drag; On wading; Trout-stalking; Dapping; Fishing the stream; Dry-fly fishing on lochs and reservoirs; Concerning the wind; The dry-fly season; A day on Clyde; The Daer Water; On Duneaton Water; A day on Tweed; Evening on Tweed; Among the hills; Up the river; the dry-fly fails; A favourite loch; Across the moor; A final cast.
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Book Code
3404
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Author Bridgett (Robert Currie). (1880-1961).
Book Code 3404
ISBN B00087FZWS
Book Description Slight use and browning but a very good copy. Lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1929
Publisher Herbert Jenkins.
Place London.