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way of a trout with a fly

and some further studies in minor tactics

by Skues, G. E. M.

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Published by A. & C. Black, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trout fishing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby G. E. M. Skues (Seaforth and Soforth) ... Containing three full-page plates, two of them in colour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH687 .S45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 259, [1] p.
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23358742M
    LC Control Number21015485


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