A Particular Lunn: One Hundred Glorious Years on the Test

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Michael Lunn is present keeper of the River Lunn and in this book, which is ghostwritten by Clive Graham Ranger, he tells stories about the three generations in his family of riverkeepers on the Test, and the history of the famous fishing club associated with their stretch of water - the Houghton Club. Many famous people have fished at the Club over the years, including John Turner and Landseer.

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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001857592

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Book Description Unwin Hyman. London. 1990 1st edition. 4to (194 x 252mm). Ppxii,157. Colour plates, colour and b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography. Green boards, spine titled in gilt. Large owner's inscription to front end-paper. A little bumped and used but good copy in dust-wrapper. "The River Test is the most famous chalkstream in the world. The Houghton Club is the best known .flyfishing club .which .has played host to the likes of J.M.W. Turner, Sir Francis Chantrey, Arthur Rackham, Sir Edwin Landseer and .Dwight Eisenhower. .Since [1887] the responsibility for the Houghton Club's fifteen miles of the Middle Test has been passed from father to son for three uninterrupted generations. In those hundred and more years they have contributed significantly to the art of riverkeeping, the science of fly recognition and fly tying, and introduced revolutionary techniques in fish farming." This book, written by the third of this dynasty, "is a treasure house of nostalgia; a guide to dry fly technique [and] an up to the minute history of modern flyfishing.". Bookseller Inventory # 35799

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Book Description Unwin Hyman. London. 1990 1st edition. 4to (194 x 252mm). Ppxii,157. Colour plates, colour and b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography. Green boards, spine titled in gilt. Good-plus in slightly spine-faded, frayed dust-wrapper. "The River Test is the most famous chalkstream in the world. The Houghton Club is the best known .flyfishing club .which .has played host to the likes of J.M.W. Turner, Sir Francis Chantrey, Arthur Rackham, Sir Edwin Landseer and .Dwight Eisenhower. .Since [1887] the responsibility for the Houghton Club's fifteen miles of the Middle Test has been passed from father to son for three uninterrupted generations. In those hundred and more years they have contributed significantly to the art of riverkeeping, the science of fly recognition and fly tying, and introduced revolutionary techniques in fish farming." This book, written by the third of this dynasty, "is a treasure house of nostalgia; a guide to dry fly technique [and] an up to the minute history of modern flyfishing.". Bookseller Inventory # 27880

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Book Description Unwin Hyman. London. 1990 1st edition. 4to (194 x 252mm). Ppxii,157. Colour plates, colour and b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography. Green boards, spine titled in gilt. Stain to fore-edge else good-plus in dust-wrapper. First edition. "The River Test is the most famous chalkstream in the world. The Houghton Club is the best known .flyfishing club .which .has played host to the likes of J.M.W. Turner, Sir Francis Chantrey, Arthur Rackham, Sir Edwin Landseer and .Dwight Eisenhower. .Since [1887] the responsibility for the Houghton Club's fifteen miles of the Middle Test has been passed from father to son for three uninterrupted generations. In those hundred and more years they have contributed significantly to the art of riverkeeping, the science of fly recognition and fly tying, and introduced revolutionary techniques in fish farming." This book, written by the third of this dynasty, "is a treasure house of nostalgia; a guide to dry fly technique [and] an up to the minute history of modern flyfishing.". Bookseller Inventory # 29276

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Book Description Unwin Hyman. London. 1990 1st edition. 4to (194 x 252mm). Ppxii,157. Colour plates, colour and b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography. Green boards, spine titled in gilt. Very good in slightly used dust-wrapper. "The River Test is the most famous chalkstream in the world. The Houghton Club is the best known .flyfishing club .which .has played host to the likes of J.M.W. Turner, Sir Francis Chantrey, Arthur Rackham, Sir Edwin Landseer and .Dwight Eisenhower. .Since [1887] the responsibility for the Houghton Club's fifteen miles of the Middle Test has been passed from father to son for three uninterrupted generations. In those hundred and more years they have contributed significantly to the art of riverkeeping, the science of fly recognition and fly tying, and introduced revolutionary techniques in fish farming." This book, written by the third of this dynasty, "is a treasure house of nostalgia; a guide to dry fly technique [and] an up to the minute history of modern flyfishing.". Bookseller Inventory # 6886

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Book Description London: Unwin Hyman Ltd. xii + 157 p., 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo illus. 1st Ed. -[Cat. 44-296 & 61-359.] - The River Test is the most famous chalkstream in the world, and the Houghton Club on the Test is the most famous fishing club in the world. Mick Lunn is the third generation of Lunn's to be Riverkeeper on the club. This is his story. Very Fine in Very Fine DJ. Bookseller Inventory # nnPAvo6039

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