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Where the Trout Are All as Long as Your Leg

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Publisher Comments:

"The secret places are the soul of fishing.... It may be a private spring creek with armed guards where there are huge browns and lots of them, or it may just be an unknown beaver pond where a handful of book trout have grown to a whopping eleven inches. In either case, it's a spot that, by the simple virtue of being left more or less alone, has reached is full potential."So begins this brilliant short book, in which half a dozen such places are featured. There is a pool made memorable because it is part of a risky childhood adventure; hidden local streams; sections of a wealthy ranch; secret stretches - full of rattlesnakes - and private ponds with trout as long as your leg. All are made magically vivid by Gierach's special prose - and all stand starkly against a more public natural world increasingly threatened with ecological disaster. (53/4 X 81/2, 100 pages, illustrations)

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An entertaining peek at those secret places of fly fishing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558210981
Author:
Gierach, John
Publisher:
Lyons Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fishing
Subject:
Trout fishing
Subject:
Fly fishing
Subject:
Trout
Subject:
Fly fishing -- United States.
Subject:
Fishing - General
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Publication Date:
20011028
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
100
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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