Essays - Sporting and Serious

By: Chaytor, A. H. [Alfred Henry (1869-1931)]

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Spine faded.; ix, [1], 257, [1], [2 (blank)] pages. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, blind-stamped lettering on front board. Page dimensions: 190 x 127mm. Contents: Preface; Hunting Wild Boar with Dogs (Four Papers); Stray Salmon in the Findhorn; Some New Zealand Trout Fishing (Two Papers); Modern Salmon Fishing; Birds in the Bush; Simpler and Less Costly Justice; Needless Breaking Up Of Estates; To My Wife and Every Wife; A Portrait of Our Friend, V. F.; Goodwill as a Civic Duty; Post-War Manners and Fashions; Some Defects in Post-War Manners; Our Behaviour to Servants; Some Coincidences; The Care of Fruit Trees as a Hobby; On Fireworks; On Not Refusing Gifts; Old Letters from New Zealand; The 47th (London) Division Goes to France; Appendix: Suggested Rules for Simpler Justice; Index. [References: Bagnall C589; Corliss "New Zealand Freshwater Fish and Fishing" p. 49 - "Covers his New Zealand experiences including life on a Kekerengu sheep station. He regularly returned to fish both the North and South Islands."]

Title: Essays - Sporting and Serious

Author Name: Chaytor, A. H. [Alfred Henry (1869-1931)]

Categories: Fishing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: (1930)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 22122

Keywords: Fishing