386 pp. limitation # on copyright page. Sun fadeing on spine Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 120004
Synopsis: The History of the Sport of Casting, Early Times gives a year by year account of casting competitions from 1860 to 1942 and of the casting scores and records through 1955. The book has 385 pages of records and reprinted articles describing tournaments and sportfishing events, such as the fisheries exhibit at the Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. There are more than 175 pictures and illustrations of sportfishermen, fishing tackle and fishing techniques from the early times. The articles on bamboo rods and baitcasting reels will be of particular interest to the collector or fishing tackle buff. There are invaluable accounts given of those involved in developing methods of fish conservation as well as descriptions of some of the outstanding authors of fishing literature. Included also are biographical sketches of casters and sportsmen and a reference to the flies designed and tied by them. This book is a must for any fishing library or collection of fishing literature.
Title: History of the Sport of Casting : People, ...
Publisher: American Casting Education Foundation, Inc.
Publication Date: 1981
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Poor
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Book Description American Casting Education Foundation, Incorporated. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0960596003I5N00
Book Description American Casting Education Foundation, Lakeland FL, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. covers have minor wear and soil, page edges soiled, corners and ends of spine lightly bumped, binding tight, front free end paper soiled, rest of pages unmarked, xviii + 386 pages including index, history of fishing, people who did it, companies who made equipment and the fish that got away, bw illustrations Size: 8.75 x 11.25. Bookseller Inventory # 028764
Book Description American Casting Education Foundation, 1981. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0960596003
Book Description American Casting Education Foundation, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0960596003