(1971) 1971 BC edition in Heinemann dust wrapper. 4to (205 x 258mm). Ppxiv,304. Sepia illustrations from old Hardy catalogues, bibliography, pictorial end-papers. Gilt angler's silhouette to brown cloth, gilt titles to spine.
A compilation of extracts from Hardy's catalogues and writings from famous angling authors on tackle, on salmon, trout and coarse angling, and especially on fishing abroad. Articles on fishing in New Zealand, Norway, Australia, South Africa, Kashmir, Canada, Chile and elsewhere.