Angling in Australia Its history and writings

by DUNN, Bob. ID No.: 448

David Ell Publishing Sydney, 1991, 4to, Illust, 320pp, D/J. 

This is one of the great books of Australian angling literature and is the most comprehensive book written on the history of fresh and saltwater fishing in Australia. It covers the sport from the unique methods of early Aboriginals to the present day. It also covers the related natural history. Beautifully illustrated with over 250 illustrations in black and white and colour. Contains an extensive 20 page bibliography of Australian fishing books.   –Mint