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The Gentleman Angler [electronic resource]: Containing Short, Plain, and Easy Instructions, Whereby the Most Ignorant Beginner May, in a Short Time, Become a Perfect Artist in Angling for Salmon, Salmon Peal, Trout, Pike, Carp, Perch, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chub, Greyling, Mullets, Flounders, Roch, Dace, Gudgeon, &C. With Several Observations on Angling, Angle Rods, and Artificial Flies; How to Chuse the Best Hair, and Indian Grass; Of the Proper Times and Seasons for River and Pond Fishing; When Fish Spawn; And What Baits Are Chiefly to Be Used, &C. To Which Is Added, Treatise Concerning Thames Fishing; With an Account of the Nature of Such Rivers as Empty Themselves Into It, or Are Near Unto It, &C. Also the Angler's New Song; The Laws of Angling; And the Form of a Licence and Deputation for Angling. Together With an Appendix, Containing the Method of Rock and Sea Fishing; An Alphabetical Explanation of Technical Words Used in the Art of Angling; Choice Receipts for Dressing Fish; And, How to Improve Barren Ground, by Turning It Into Fish Ponds; With Plain Directions How to Make a Trout Pond, &C. By a Gentleman, Who Has Made Angling His Diversion Upwards of Twenty-Eight Years

Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for C. Hitch, at the Red Lion in Pater-Noster Row, [1743?]
Edition
The third edition, with large additions
Language
English
Description
[2], vi, 200, [8] p. ; 12⁰.
Notes
  • A reissue of the sheets of the 1736 second edition, with an altered titlepage.
  • The appendix has a separate titlepage: 'Appendix; containing I The method of rock fishing, and sea fishing; .. IV. How to improve poor or barren ground, by turning it into fish ponds.' London, 1736.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, T112098.
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