Game Fishing in the West. 2nd printing in dustjacket


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CRAMOND, Mike. Game Fishing in the West. (Vancouver, B.C.) : Mitchell PressLimited, (1970). Second Printing. Pp (10),[1]-176. Illustrated. 8vo, light grey cloth. "This is the first of a series of four books on fishing and hu nting by Mike Cramond, Western Canada's foremost writer on the subject. Theauthor quit a successful selling career to follow his avocation of a dedic ated interest in sport with rod and gun. A big game hunter with trophies ofall major species as evidence of his skill with rifle and shotgun, his fir st book Hunting and Fishing in North America was a best seller in its fieldand was chosen 'Sportsman's Book-of-the-Month.' Mike Cramond has taken mos t of the species of big game fish of the south Pacific and Atlantic oceans,but he knows and loves best his home waters of the Northwest. As Outdoors Editor of The Province, Vancouver, B.C., he won the Sports Writing Award inCanadian journalism in 1962 and in 1963 an Honourable Mention Award for ex cellence in English by the Outdoors Writers of Canada. It is as a writer with an intense love of the woods, field, lake and fishing stream that Mike Cramond excels. His passages make his experiences come to life in the reader's mind' A sportsman yearns to 'go and do likewise' when Cramond tells in Vancouver Province where and how he had adventure in the wilderness." from the d flapsj. "Here, in a happy fisherman's vivid account of his experiencesgame fishing - mainly in British Columbia - is Mike Cramond's finest contr ibution to the art and craft of taking fish. This book, with its splendid section devoted to Steelheading, should be in every sport fisherman's library." - from rear of dj. Name esle very good in distjacket. 25.00

Title: Game Fishing in the West. 2nd printing in dustjacket

Author Name: CRAMOND, Mike

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Mitchell Press Limited, Vancouver, B.C. , 1970,:

Seller ID: 30107