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  • Catskill Rivers Catskill Rivers (Hardcover) Online Price: $48.76
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    Description: Shows some signs of wear from usage. Is no longer bright/shinny. Edge wear from storage and shelving.
    Condition: Very good
    Seller: Owls Books , Toledo , OH
  • Catskill Rivers Birthplace of American Fly Fishing Catskill Rivers Birthplace of American Fly Fishing (Hardcover) Online Price: $77.00
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    Description: Signed By the Author
    Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket
    Notes: 258pgs. photos. map endpapers. black and white photos, maps throughout. gold covers, faint streak across the front panel. author signature on the title page, othewise as new. Unclipped pictorial jacket lightly faded on the spine, otherwise fine copy. The Beaverkill, the Willowemoc, the Neversink, the Delaware, the Esopus, the Schoharie-these hallowed trout streams have been hailed for generations as "the birthplace of American fly fishing." Here is their story. Painstakingly researched and beautifully told, Catskill Rivers will likely remain the definitive study of these fabled waters and the remarkable people who created the American fly-fishing tradition.
    Seller: The Chatham Bookseller , Madison , NJ
  • Catskill Rivers:  Birthplace of American Fly Fishing Catskill Rivers: Birthplace of American Fly Fishing (Hard cover) Online Price: $102.00
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    Description: Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 256 p. Audience: General/trade.
    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. Signed by author.
    Notes: Signed "Austin M. Francis" on title page. "Catskill Rivers is the story of the birthplace of the American fly fishing. Readers will discover this birthplace in such hallowed trout streams as the Beaverkill, the Willowemoc, the Neversink, the Delaware, the Esopus, and the Schoharie. While originally published in 1983, Catskill Rivers remains the definitive study of these fabled waters and the remarkable people who created the American fly-fishing tradition. Painstakingly researched and imaginatively told, readers will also get an unforgettable survey of the early river industries, including rafting, sawmills, tanneries, and wood-acid factories, as well as at the early days on these classic trout waters, where George LaBranche, in Sparse Gray Hackle s words, adapted the dry fly to fast water and started an angling revolution. Along with numerous historical glimpses into the many sociological forces surrounding the Catskill Rivers, readers will see many early, famous flyfishers take to these waters, including Uncle Thad Norris, Seth Green, Theodore Gordon, Herman Christian, Roy Steenrod, Sparse Gray Hackle, and many more. This historically accurate and beautifully written glance back into the early days of the Catskill Rivers will have both fishermen and nonfishermen wanting even more." Austin M. Francis is a noted angling historian and biographer as well as an acknowledged authority on the history of Catskill fly fishing. He has a home in the Catskill Mountains, where he has fished there for more than forty-five years.
    Seller: Michael Patrick McCarty, Books , New Castle , CO
  • Catskill Rivers Catskill Rivers (Hardcover) Online Price: $139.26
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    Seller: More Books , MIAMI , FL
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