CARP: THE QUEST FOR THE QUEEN. By John Bailey and Martyn Page.

CARP: THE QUEST FOR THE QUEEN. By John Bailey and Martyn Page.

GO CARPING! By Andy Little.

GO CARPING! By Andy Little.

THE ART OF CARP AND TENCH FISHING. By John Nixon and Ian Gillespie.

1965 1st edition. 12mo paperback (115 x 180mm). Ppviii,128. B/w illustrations by "Barclay". No 7 in the Oliver and Boyd Angling Paperbacks series.

A classic in its genre, introducing the modern approach to carp and tench fishing. Exciting reading from a time when specimen angling, particularly for carp, was undergoing such major change. One of the scarcer volumes in the Oliver and Boyd Angling Paperbacks series. Chapters include:- The carp; The psychological approach; Basic carp tackle; Carp location and habits; Carp fishing baits; Carp fishing techniques; An electronic bite alarm; An introduction to the tench; Swim selection and preparation; Tackle for tench; Baits for tench; Methods for tench; Boat fishing; Tench to dream about!; The record tench; Playing big fish. An appendix gives two strong knots for carp and tench fishing and a circuit diagram for an electronic bite indicator.
£65.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
41250
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Author Nixon (John Deverell) and Gillespie (Ian).
Book Code 41250
ISBN B01IY86OWW.
Book Description Small closed tear to page 19 (text unaffected), covers slightly rubbed with label abrasion to front. Internally very and clean.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1965
Publisher Oliver and Boyd.
Place Edinburgh and London.