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Days and nights of salmon fishing in the Tweed

Scrope, William.

Days and nights of salmon fishing in the Tweed

with a short account of the natural history and habits of the salmon, instructions to sportsmen, anecdotes, etc.

by Scrope, William.

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxix 261p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19024653M

This plate hails from William Scrope’s Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing on the Tweed, published in It’s one of a number of interesting illustrations in the book, showcasing elements of composition that hearken back to the religious paintings of centuries gone by. Readers old enough to remember Arnold Gingrich may recall that Scrope. Records of salmon fishing on the River Tweed can be traced back as far as the ancient Romans and the days of the Scottish chief Calgacus around 85 AD. Dedicated fisheries have been in evidence as early as the 11th century where one of the earliest Acts regulating this resource was passed by Wiliam the Lion of Scotland during his reign ( Shop Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the River Tweed by Scrope & William. One of many items available from our Education department here at Fruugo!   In Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing (), he advised never to wade in deeper than the fifth button of your waistcoat and recommended as a fly ‘Meg with the Muckle Mouth’, named after the unprepossessing daughter of a local laird (one chap preferred the gallows to her hand in marriage).


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Days And Nights Of Salmon Fishing In The Tweed: With A Short Account Of The Natural History And Habits Of The Salmon, Instructions To Sportsmen, Anecdotes, Etc. () by William Scrope ISBN (). Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in The Tweed, John Murray, WALTON (IZAAC and CHARLES COTTON) The Complete Angler, Navarre Society, STODDART (THOMAS TOD) The Angler's Companion to the Rivers and Lochs of Scotland, W.

Blackwood, Edinburgh, HOFLAND (THOMAS CHRISTOPHER) The British Angler's Manual, Whitehead,frontispiece--PALMER (HERBERT .Days and nights of salmon fishing in the Tweed - Scrope,William.

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