PIKE. By Fred Buller. Pan Angler's Library.

PIKE. By Fred Buller. Pan Angler's Library.

FISHING FOR PIKE WITH MR CHERRY AND JIM. By Bernard Venables. An Angling  Times Book.

FISHING FOR PIKE WITH MR CHERRY AND JIM. By Bernard Venables. An Angling Times Book.

PIKE. By Fred Buller. Pan Angler's Library.

(1971) 1979 paperback edition. Small 8vo paperback (110 x 178mm). Pp287 + 1pp ads. B/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography.

A most erudite and informative monograph on pike, and one of the most collectible angling books. This is the small format paperback edition published in The Pan Anglers' Library. The book is divided into three parts; Great Pike, The Fish, Catching Pike. Chapters include: The big pike list; A chapter of errors; John Garvin's record rod-caught pike; The great pike of Whittlesea Mere; The 60lb Dowdeswell pike; The Kenmure pike; The Endrick pike; Thirty-nine pounder caught on a 5lb live-bait; Hancock's pike; The fighting qualities of big pike; Anatomy of the pike; Fossil pike; The diet of pike; How much does a pike eat?; Big waters - big fish; Age of pike and growth rate; Spawning and fecundity; Hybrids of the pike family; Notes on the pike in North America; Weather; Locating pike in large waters; Do pike shoal?; Rigs, tackles and methods (2 chapters); Spinning; Dead-bait and live-bait mounts and rigs (several chapters); Paternoster rigs (several chapters); Nylon and wire traces and similar (several chapters); The strike, pike for the table, preparation, cooking. Appendices are contributed by Bill Giles, Notes on Norfolk Pike fishing, and E.J. Crossman, PhD, Pike - Related Forms and History.
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Book Code
11457
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Author Buller (Frederick Henry Ernest). (1926-2016). Fred Buller.
Book Code 11457
ISBN 0330258389 / 0330258389
Book Description Rather used. Good only. Signed by the author.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1979
Publisher Pan Angler's Library.
Place London.