Even Brook Trout Get the Blues

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A collection of fishing stories explores the mystifying world of fly-fishing and discusses farm ponds, the tenacity of brook trout, and the peculiar sport of gar shooting.

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Gierach, John
Published by Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom (1993)
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Book Description Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Glenn Wolff (illustrator). Reprinted edition. 213 x 140 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about fly-fishing, the natural world, and life in general by the acknowledged master of fishing writers. Once an angler has become serious about the sport (and serious is the word that s used), he ll never again have enough tackle or enough time to use it. And his nonangling friends and family may never again entirely recognize him, either. In other words, he (or she) will have entered Gierach territory. And fishermen who choose to brave the crowds at the big hold, commune with the buddies at the family pool, or even wade into questionable waters in the dark of night are sure to recognize themselves in Even Brook Trout Get the Blues. Whether debating bamboo versus graphite rods, describing the pleasure of fishing in pocket waters or during a spring snow in the mountains, or recounting a trip in pursuit of the fascinatingly ugly longnose gar, Gierach understands that fly-fishing is more than a sport. It s a way of life in which patience is (mostly) rewarded, the rhythms of the natural world are appreciated, and the search for the perfect rod or ideal stream is never ending. It is not a life without risks, for as Gierach warns: This perspective on things can change you irreparably. If it comes to you early enough in life, it can save you from ever becoming what they call normal. Even Brook Trout Get the Blues will convince you that normal is greatly overrated. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780671779108

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Book Description Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Glenn Wolff (illustrator). Reprinted edition. 213 x 140 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about fly-fishing, the natural world, and life in general by the acknowledged master of fishing writers. Once an angler has become serious about the sport (and serious is the word that s used), he ll never again have enough tackle or enough time to use it. And his nonangling friends and family may never again entirely recognize him, either. In other words, he (or she) will have entered Gierach territory. And fishermen who choose to brave the crowds at the big hold, commune with the buddies at the family pool, or even wade into questionable waters in the dark of night are sure to recognize themselves in Even Brook Trout Get the Blues. Whether debating bamboo versus graphite rods, describing the pleasure of fishing in pocket waters or during a spring snow in the mountains, or recounting a trip in pursuit of the fascinatingly ugly longnose gar, Gierach understands that fly-fishing is more than a sport. It s a way of life in which patience is (mostly) rewarded, the rhythms of the natural world are appreciated, and the search for the perfect rod or ideal stream is never ending. It is not a life without risks, for as Gierach warns: This perspective on things can change you irreparably. If it comes to you early enough in life, it can save you from ever becoming what they call normal. Even Brook Trout Get the Blues will convince you that normal is greatly overrated. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780671779108

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Book Description Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company). Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Even Brook Trout Get the Blues (Reprinted edition), John Gierach, Glenn Wolff. Bookseller Inventory # B9780671779108

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Book Description Simon & Schuster, 1993. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: From his reminiscences about learning to fish to a lyrical piece about fishing during a late spring snow to a wry, though compassionate, look at the hard life of a brook trout, Gierach provides entertainment for fly-fishers and literature lovers alike. Drawings. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0671779109

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