TROUT FISHING FOR BEGINNERS, with directions for dressing flies for trout  and grayling and useful recipes: specially for Devon Streams, by  Devonshire Fisherman (Rev. A. Hughes).

TROUT FISHING FOR BEGINNERS, with directions for dressing flies for trout and grayling and useful recipes: specially for Devon Streams, by Devonshire Fisherman (Rev. A. Hughes).

FORAYS AMONG SALMON AND DEER. By James Conway. New edition.

FORAYS AMONG SALMON AND DEER. By James Conway. New edition.

DRY-FLY FISHING FOR TROUT AND GRAYLING. WITH SOME ADVICE TO A BEGINNER IN THE ART. By "Red Quill" (James Englefield).

(1908) 2008 print-on-demand edition. 8vo (164 x 241mm). Ppxx,211. Laminate boards.

Split into two parts - the first being practical advice on dry-fly fishing for the beginner, the second half consisting of reminiscences of dry-fly days, mostly on the chalkstreams, around the turn of the century. Contents include:- Part One - A dry-fly purist's advice to a beginner: A first day's sport; Concerning his outfit; How to carry a landing net; Trout lines and casts; On the losing of trout; The further losing of trout; A dry-fly outfit (continued); New form of keep net; Outfit (continued); A light dry-fly equipment; Trout flies; Grayling flies; In praise of solitude; A down-stream wind; The advice to a beginner, continued and ended. Part Two - Notes and sport of a dry-fly purist: A reminiscence of Derbyshire; A dry-fly tour in the north; Grayling sport on the Itchen; Last hours with the grayling; The trout season, 1905; The grayling season, 1905; An Itchen basket; The trout season, 1906; A september brace; A new grayling fishery; The grayling season, 1906; At the end of the old year; The opening day of the trout season, 1907; April, 1907, on the Itchen; Some aspects of trout fishing; A first visit to Ireland.
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Author Englefield (James). "Red Quill."
Book Code 51706
ISBN 0554774100 / 9780554774107.
Book Description Print-on-demand, usual caveats apply. Slight marks to cover else very good.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 2008
Publisher Biblio Bazaar
Place Charleston, South Carolina.