Fishless Days, Angling Nights
"Fishless Days, Angling Nights" is a rich and varied treasury of the best writing by the "Dean of American Fly Fishermen." There is lighthearted philosophy and profound insight into the character of fishermen and campers. There are hilarious pieces such as "Who Is Sparse Grey Hackle?" and starkly vivid recollections of the terrors of night fishing. And throughout there are memorable portraits of the great anglers he knew, like Edward R. Hewitt and George M.L. LaBranche. This is a book for anyone interested in the very finest writing about the great outdoors.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 147.3 x 226.1 x 17.8mm | 340.2g
- 01 Sep 2001
- ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
- The Lyons Press
- Guilford, United States
"""Fishless Days, Angling Nights" is a compound of sage judgment, warm memory, and dry wit."--Arnold Gingrich "