Item description for THE BROOK TROUT AND THE DETERMINED ANGLER (HISTORY OF FISHING SERIES) (History of Fishing Series) by B. BRADFORD CHARLES...
THE BROOK TROUT
THE DETERMINED ANGLER
By Charles Barker Bradford.
This delightful book was first published in the U.S.A. in 1900 and is now extremely scarce in its original edition.
READ COUNTRY BOOKS have now re-published it using the text and illustrations from the first edition.
The author was a well known fisherman and a prolific sporting writer who contributed many articles to the American field sports press of that era. This book is a collection of some of the best of these. Its 72 pages contain chapters on:- Fly Fishing for Trout. -- Trout Truths. -- Trout and Trouting. -- Trouting in Canadensis Valley. -- In the Pocono Mountains. -- The Trouter's Outfit. -- Little Casts. (trouting tips). -- Tackle Talks. -- Borrowed Thoughts. Etc.
All of these are illustrated by full page black and white illustrations and photos and a number of small pen and ink sketches.
This early fishing book can be recommended for inclusion in the library of all dedicated anglers.
"A little pocket volume containing several descriptions of a fly fisher's paradise, and a few practical suggestions for the young angler."
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8" Width: 5" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.15 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2005
Publisher Read Country Books
ISBN 1905124570 ISBN13 9781905124572
Availability 82 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 22, 2016 12:26.
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