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FILE         Author                                Title                                      Publication Date             Pages


B1001.    Bates, Jr.Joseph D.        Spinning for American Game Fish,                1947                247
(Evolution of Spinning, equipment, tackle, reels, lines, lures, and how to fish it)

B1002.    Bates, Jr.Joseph D.,        Trout Waters and How to Fish Them,          1949                316
(Illustrated book, on family traits of Trout, in depth book on knowing your Trout, on where they live, life span, and fishing form.)

B1003.     Bergman, Ray                          Fresh Water  Bass,                             1942               436  
(Illustrated, color and line, Fishing for Bass with live bait and plugs, Fly rod and bait casting, Bass Caracteristics, experiences with surface bugs, weather vision stricking.)

B1004.     Black's Sporting Directories         Black's 1996 Fly Fishing,                1996              200
(The complete angler's guide to equipment,instruction and destinations, 1275 Companies and individuals profiled, in 44 catagories, 73 Fly fishing schools, 480 instructors across the country, 668 lodges outfitters and quides, state by state country by country)

B1037.  Bourne, Wade L.    Baits For Bass                                                         1998          157
(A complete guide to Fishing Bass Lures, a How to guide to fishing different bass Lures.)

B1033.     Bourne, Wade L.        Structure Basics,                                             1999           157  
(A Complete guide to Bass Hideouts.)

B1005.     Brooks, Joe                  Complete Book of Fly Fishing,Fishing,            1968               404
(Illustrated An Ourdoor Life Book, Succssfull casting methods, intricate points of working the fly, guide line for buying equipment plus newest fly patterns line techniques, and the latest tips for landing fish that can be taken on a fly.)

B1006.     Camp, Raymond R.         The Fireside Book of Fishing,                      1959            500
(Short stories on fishing.)

B1042.  Dalrymple, Byron   Sportsman's Guide to Game Fish                           1968           480
(A field book of Fresh & Saltwater species.)

B1007.     Dower,Walter and Trueblood, Ted         Trout Trouble,                       1948              90
(Illustrated, short and amusing stories of fishing Troubles.)

B1008.    Frazer, Perry D.            Amateur Rodmaking,                                       1946             220  
(Review of fishing rod history, building Rods, materials, tools, types, salt-water, 2 piece, 3 piece casting rods, Bass, Trout, & Salmon rods, History and How to book on amateur Rod making.)

B1009.  Gresham, Grits Gresham.   Complete Book of Bass Fishing                  1966          264
(The freshwater Bass-Habits and Habitat-Reading the water-Finding the Fish Lunkers-Artificial Lures-Natural Baits-Techniques-Tackle Cleaning and Cooking .)

B1038.  Gresham, Grits Gresham.   Complete Book of Bass Fishing                  1971          332
(The freshwater Bass-Habits and Habitat-Reading the water-Finding the Fish Lunkers-Artificial Lures-Natural Baits-Techniques-Tackle Cleaning and Cooking .)

B1040.  Hannon, Douglas .   Hannon's Field Guide for Bass Fishing                 1980            204
(One of the most knowledgeable Bass Scholars of the world, a users Guide to Fishing Bass.)

B1010.        Henkin, Harmon            Fly Tackle,                                                    1976           240
(8 chapters devoted to rods, 3 chapters on best tackle for spring creeks, warm waters, salt water flats and the ocean 2 Chapters covering reels and specialized rods, 5 chapters about lines, leaders, flies, fly tying and other equipment.A Guide to the Tools of the Trade.)

B1032.    Henshall, James       BOOK OF THE BLACK BASS                             1970            463
(Comprising its Complete Scientific and LifeHistory Together with a Practical Treatise on Angling and Fly Fishing anda Full Description of Tools, Tackle, and Implements)

B1011.    Homel, Dan         Old Fishing Tackle and Collectibles,                            1995             95
(History,Identification & Valuation Guide to Rods Reels.Plugs and Lures Fly Fishing Creels Nets Ephemera Lines & Hooks Bobbers Books.)

B1012.     Knopf, Alfred A.        The American Sportsman Treasury,                    1971           252  
(Illustrated, Stories on hunting and fishing.)

B1013.    Koller, Larry         The Treasury of Angling ,                                          1971           251  
(Illustrated, Angling in antiquity, early American angling, developement of tackle fly fishing in America, salmon, trout, bass, pikes, perch, water types and how to fish them.)

B1014.    Livingston, A.D.         Advanced Bass Tackle and Boats,                          1975          240  
(Illustrated, 6 Chapters on space age rods, highly engineered reels, modern lines and hot new lures 3 chapter devoted to fish finding aids, 4 chapter covering bass fishing boats, annotated direct)

B1015.    Livingston, A.D.        Fly-Rodding for Bass,                                           1976            203  
(Illustrated, 4 chapters on bambo fiberglass and graphite rods and their actions, 4 chapters devoted to lures and how to fish them, 4 chapters covering where and how to catch bass including information on bass varieties and their habits, 4 chapters on fly casting without tiring and getting distance when casting, beating the wind and fishing thetight spots, hooking and playing bass plus an annotated fly-rodder's guide to gear and tackle sources.)

B1043.  Luckey, Carl F.   Identificaiton Value Guide of Old Lures & Tackle      1986           369
(One of the best books out there for identifing lures and colors w/brief description of each Lure and Reel.)

B1016.     McDonald, John        The Origins of Angling,                                        1957           273  
(Modernized Text of the Earliest Version of treatise (from Manuscript: 1450), Treatise of fishing with an Angle in History, Facsimile, with Transcripts of Yale Wagstaff nd the First Printed Text.)

B1045.  Miller , Robert  Rod & Reel-Related Pats of The Enterprise Mfg Co.     2004           350
(1896-1940 Illustrated, described, and indexed very limited edition.)

B1041.  Mojetta, Angelo  Simon & Schuster's Guide to Saltwater Fish and Fishing  1992       256
(150 Speices Illustrated in full color, tackle, knots, flies & just about everything to do with Salt Water Fishing.)

B1017.    Moore, W.E.        Mount Your Own Fish Trophies,                               1975           79
(A Profusely Illustrated Guide with Step-by-Step Instruction Clear and simple language and precise drawings.)

B1018.    Moss, Frank T.        Modern Saltwater Fishing Tackle,                          1976          322  
(Illustrated, detailed up to date examiation of salt water gear telling how tackle works and why it works, and delves into tackle ancient orgins and carries thread all the way up to the ultra contemperary topic of scientific analysis of tackle stress every kind of salt water rod line and reel is covered plus terminal tackle specialized equipment boats and natural baits chapters on repairing tackle storage and electronic equipment for fishing. index provides names and address of 273 companies that produce and or market tackle accessories components.)

B1019.    Munger, Albert J.       Those Old Fishing Reels by,                                1982           120  
(Illustrated, short stories, brief history on early reel makers, and value guide.)

B1020.    Netherton, Cliff        History of The Sport of Casting,                             1981          385
(Illustrated, History of Sport Casting, People, Events, Records, Tackle and LiteratureofEarly Times)

B1021.     Orvis, Charles F.       Fishing with the Fly,                                             1989           325  
(Illustrations of Flies, short stories of fly fishing around the country, of salmon, sea trout, brook trout, grayling.)

B1022.    Osten, Earl        Tournament Fly and Bait Casting,                                 1946           147
(Illustrated, Basic principles of techniques, tackle specifications, casting organizations-The only complete Book on a fast growing American Sport.)

B1034.     Outdoor Life       Big-Bass Secrets,                                                         1963          223
(Secret of the pros told by Tim Tucker, Stories on Pros )

B1035.  Parsons, P. Allen    Complete Book of Fresh Water Fishing                 2001            232
(Here is an authoritative, all-inclusive guide for fishermen which covers in detail the habits and characteristics of all fresh-water fishes & best Techniques For catching them.)

B1023.    Pfeiffer, C. Boyd        Tackle Craft,                                                         1974          338
(The art of making, maintaining, and repairing,your own rods,plugs,spinners,bucktails,nets,sinkers,and much other fishing gear.)

B1024.        Quick, Jim        Fishing the Nymph,                                                    1960           139
(A complete guide to fishing with artificial nymphs fly fisherman's newest approach to taking more trout.)

B1025.    Reece, Maynard        Fish and Fishing,                                                     1963          224  
(Illustrated, a where to go, how to catch, where to catch, when to catch, how to identify, fresh water fisheries of America and how to clean and cook fish, a Better Homes and Garden Book)

B1044.  Smith, J. L.   Identification & Value Guide Antique Rods & Reels      1986            56
(Popular Rods and Reels of the 1930's and 1940's.)

B1026.     Steel, Frank R.        Fly Fishing,                                                           1946           194
(For Trout, Salmon, Bass, & Panfish, Fishing with Thermometer, Pond and lake fishing for trout, fishing for large and small mount.)

B1027.     Sturgis, William Bayard        Fly-Tying,                                               1940           254  
(How to book on Fly Tying, Illustrated, on equipment, material supplies, wet, dry, hair-wing, nymphs, streamers, steel head, Salmon, Hair-body, grasshopper, crawfish, frogs, flies.)

B1028.     Thiffault, Mark        The Illustrated Guide to Better Fishing,            MCMXC         256  
(Illustrated, Third Edition, The How's and Why's of succssful anglings techiques and tactics modern baits, lures and tackle, today's hot fishing spots.)

B1029.    Thommen, George V.       Spinning Reels & Tackle,                              1949            72
(Basic principles of techniques, tackle specifications, casting organizations-All the latest information about spinning techniques and equipment, the advantages of spinning and knowing your tackle, teaching how to fish with spinning tackle.)

B1036.  Tim, Tucker.   Best Secrets Of America's Best Bass Pros                          2001          176
(Secret of the pros told by Tim Tucker, Stories on Pros .)

B1030.    Wallace, Bill        Fly Fishing Digest                                            MCMLXXIII        256
(Illustrated,Learn to Fly cast in 30 minutes-fly Patterns-new methods fresh water fish-old myths exploded-best spots in US CA and Alaska-Equipment-tie own flies, how to choose the right tackle.)

B1039.    White, Phil        A Price Guide for Meisselbach-Catucci Reels                2003             10
(A Price Guide to Meisselbach and Meisselbach-Catucci Fishing Reels.)

Books Written Foreign Languuages


B1031.    Medts, Luc de       Les Moulinets Mitchell                                          1999           113
(This book is in French, It contains many Pictures, descriptions of reels, schematics including part numbers, Copies of ads for Mitchell reels for the French Market)
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