NOTABLE ANGLING LITERATURE. By James Robb, LL.D.

NOTABLE ANGLING LITERATURE. By James Robb, LL.D.

THE LANGUAGE OF SPORT. By C.E. Hare.

THE LANGUAGE OF SPORT. By C.E. Hare.

THE COMPLETE FISHERMAN'S CATALOG. By Harmon Henkin.

1977 1st edition. 4to (214 x 277mm). Ppxii,463. B/w plain photographs and illustrations, bibliography. Cloth-backed boards, spine titled in gilt.

"A source book of information about tackle and accesories for fly fishing, spinning, bait casting, surf casting, ice fishing, offshore fishing and more." Includes articles on various subjects by Lefty Kreh, Eric Leiser, Leonard Wright, Charles E. Brooks, Hoagy Carmichael, Jr., C. Boyd Pfeiffer and others. Twenty-page section on angling literature and an interview with Roderick Haig-Brown by Thomas MacGuane. Chapters include: The advantages of the long rod, Leonard Wright; Graphite is here to stay, Russell Chatham; Choosing a rod for Atlantic salmon, Leonard Wright; The birth of the automatic [reel], by the Martin Company, Steelhead and salmon tackle, Russell Chatham; The odyssey of the canoe fly, Richard Eggert; Fly tackle for Western fishing, Charles E. Brooks; How to make streamside repairs, Richard Eggert; Ed Garrison - the 'amateur' builder, by Hoagy Carmicheal, Jr; How to avoid burns on the used cane market, by Richard Eggert; Good reasons to collect tackle, by Mary K. Shepard; Top of the line, by Richard Eggert; A visit to Roderick Haig-Brown, by Thomas McGuane; How to buy a fresh-water spinning reel, by Lefty Kreh; Three good reels for Western trout, by Norman Strung; How to care for fishing reels, by C. Boyd Pfeiffer; The key to fishing's Grand Slam, by Russell Chatham; Collectors are hungry for the multipliers, by Mary K. Shepard; How to care for fishing [spinning] rods, by C. Boyd Pfeiffer; Build your own tackle, by C. Boyd Pfeiffer; Choosing your own tackle for panfish, By David Richey; Choosing a surf rod, by Mark Sosin; What to look for in a saltwater reel, by Lefty Kreh; Great Lakes trout and salmon tackle, by David Richey; The offshore rod, by Mark Sosin; Tackle tips, by Nelson Bryant; Gear up for ice fishing, by David Richey; Lure lovers rise through three stages, by Lefty Kreh; How to care for lures, by C. Boyd Pfeiffer; a history of the Dardevle, by Lou Eppinger; The backpacking angler - in search of wild fish, by Richard Eggert; The backpacking angler - putting together a first aid kit, by Marshall Bloom, MD; Boats for one kind of fishing, by Zack Taylor; Choosing a charter or party boat, by Frank Woolner; Something for every boat, by Bob Stearns; A few of my favorite cameras, by Harley Hettick; Bass tournaments - cases for and against, by Harmon Henkin and Bob Cobb; Angling books, by Nick Lyons; The joys of sporting books, by Sparse Grey Hackle.
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37413
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Author Henkin (Harmon). (1940-1980).
Book Code 37413
ISBN 0397011865 / 0397011865.
Book Description Rather used, hinges tender. Good reading copy in poor dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1977
Publisher JB Lippincott Company.
Place Philadelphia and New York.