By: HOLDER, Charles Frederick.
ID No.: 802
The MacMillan Co. New York 1903 1st edn , 8vo Illust 435p plus adverts. Green cloth with gilt motif and title. Complimentary volume to The Game Fishes of the World. A cornerstone in the field of big game fishing, Holder's books are noted for their combination of accurate scientific detail with exciting narratives. In addition to covering the fundamentals of angling, this volume includes accounts of fishing for black sea-bass, barracuda, yellowtail, Florida jewfish, leaping sharks, dolphin, tarpon, and Channel-bass. A legendary California sportsman and civic promoter, Holder virtually invented the sport of big game fishing,. A volume in the American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Illustrated with colour frontispiece and b/w photos and drawings - Very Good