Crosscurrents: A Fly Fisher's Progress
Rowman & Littlefield, 1 mei 2002 - 224 pagina's
One of the most eccentric and riveting voices to be heard in the world of fly fishing has his say on just about every aspect of angling.
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Maclean it weren't , if for no reasons other than we were Methodists , which rock - ribbed Presbyterian Maclean characterized as " Baptists who can read , " and you can't cast on a four - count beat if you're draped over a downed ...
So it's no wonder that an aging fly - fishing obsessive who learned to cast with a nine - foot Montague while wearing a coonskin hat and singing Born on a Mountaintop in Tennessee finds himself entering soft middle age with dreams of ...
Like my father , I abandoned bamboo for fiberglass shortly after casting the wonder of its day : the Shakespeare Wonderod . That lithe little seven - footer bought on time with paper - route earnings from Wilburn's Hardware cast a pair ...
... gut leaders in silver soaking trays , a nickelsilver collapsible drinking cup marked abercrombie & fitch , a minuscule Abbey & Imbrie casting reel , a Heddon Woodpecker plug in its original box , a boxful of tiny Heddon fly - rod ...
Ya wanna cast them rods ? " We walked out into the dooryard , rigged up the Granger and the Dunton and the Montague , and began casting and talking . He had the easy fluid stroke of a natural and sent BLUE - COLLAR CANE / 37.
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CROSSCURRENTS: A Fly Fisher's ProgressGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
A fireside collection of fly-fishing pieces, touched with—but not drowned in—folksy wisdom and whimsy, from Gray's Sporting Journal editor and columnist Babb. These short essays are divided into two ... Volledige review lezen
Crosscurrents: A Fly Fisher's ProgressGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
Every few years one wonders if the fountain of talented essayists on fly-fishing is running dry. Then someone like Babb (editor of Gray's Sporting Journal since 1997) comes along. In this outstanding ... Volledige review lezen
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