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A Fly Fisher's Life Revised and Enlarged Edition

Ritz, Charles Prepared in Collaboration with John Piper

ISBN 10: 0517503476 / ISBN 13: 9780517503478
Published by Crown Publishers, 1972
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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285 pp plus preliminary pages. Small scratch base of front cover of DJ. With extensive illustrations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 014897

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Title: A Fly Fisher's Life Revised and Enlarged ...

Publisher: Crown Publishers

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Green Cloth

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

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Well, I had seen a brilliant performance and I thought I had understood. Clearly, Monsieur X was a Hercules, a magician, to catch a trout with a fly! That is Charles Ritz recalling his reaction, as a boy, to seeing a trout landed on fly fishing tackle for the first time. The year was 1912. Now in his sprightly eighties, Charles Ritz himself a Hercules in the angling world. Mr. Ritz has fished the finest rivers in Europe and North America, learning and teaching everything there is to know about fly-fishing, becoming a magician himself. In sixty years of almost single-hearted devotion to this sport (Mr. Ritz also directs the famous Ritz Hotel in Paris) he has developed unique casting and tackle innovations. A FLy Fisher's Life is a kind of modern Complete Angler, undergoing revision and expansion until now it is one of the classics of our time.

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Text: English, French (translation)

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