ANGLER'S GUIDE


ANGLER'S GUIDE

T. E. SALTER    Book Number: 89267    Product format: Paperback

'Abridged for the use of young anglers', the Angler's Guide was first published in 1816, and advertised as being a complete practical treatise on Angling. It is 'the art of trolling and fishing for Jack and pike, flyfishing and making, also bottom and float fishing and trimmer angling with directions how to plumb the Depths, to bait the Hooks, to make Paste, How to lay Nightlines and sniggle for Eels, and the best method for making ground bait etc.' There are rules and observations about laws, remarks on trout and beautiful embellishments of 20 colourful wood engravings, one of the Swift Trout, diversified with crimson spots, a very beautiful fish in form and colour. 'The Trout is very strong, and struggles most violently...and flies aloft, and flounces round the pool...' With explanation of technical terms, 80 page reprinted softback.
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ISBN 9781910065464
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