Fishing Dreams

By: PHELPS, T.T.

Price: $35.00

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PHELPS, T.T. Fishing Dreams. London : The Batchworth Press, (1949). Pp (4),5-242,(2), frontispiece + 13 leaves of plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, giltlettering to spine. Contents : Part One: Early Days. 1. Northington, or 'N orington Farme,' Fishing in Norway, Germany and Finland. Part Two; Some Reflections. 2. On prawn fishing for salmon. 3. On the greased line for salmon. 4. On casting. 5. On chalk stream management. 6. On river pollution. 7. On black trout. 8. On the mayfly. 9. On grayling fishing. 10. On dry-flies. 11. On nymph fishing. Part Three: The Laerdal, Norway. 12. The Laerdal and its valley. 13. Djy-fly fishing for sea trout. 14. Some great adventures. 15. Some salmon pools on the Laerdal. 16. On Gillies and others. 17. The coming of the lemmings. 18. Of birds and other things. Part Four: More FishingDreams. 19. Siam and Japan. 20. Canada and Vancouver Island. 21. Scotland — The Don. 22. The Whitewater and Chironomus tentans. 23. Of ducks and dogs. 24. Epilogue. Covers rubbed, inner hinges shaky, light foxing, penned note pasted to front flyleaf, else good. 35.00

Title: Fishing Dreams

Author Name: PHELPS, T.T.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Batchworth Press, London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 101832

Keywords: FISHING BRITISH ENGLISH NORWEGIAN SPORTFISHING SALMON TROUT LAERDAL NORWAY CANADA,