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The Waters Of Yellowstone With Rod And Fly HOWARD BACK

The Waters Of Yellowstone With Rod And Fly


Publication: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1938, New York

First edition. 8vo. Green cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the spine, [8], 149 pp., illustrated from photographs by the author and drawings, frontispiece [the author]. "As any ardent fisherman knows, the waters of Yellowstone National Park afford some of the sportiest fishing to be had in America. Every year more than 10,000 anglers visit the Park, yet until now there has been no appropriate guide book available. Here, at last, is a book which will give you all the information necessary for a successful expedition to these waters." -- dust jacket promotional blurb. Classic fly-fishing memoir that is one of the earliest guides to the Park that contains excellent descriptions of the waterways of the Park. In the elusive jacket. Minor wear to the spine ends else near fine, tight copy in price-clipped, lightly rubbed dust jacket with some minor restoration to the corners.

Inventory Number: 47481