This early work is a fascinating read for any fisherman containing a wealth of information and anecdote that is still useful and practical today. Illustrated with 16 photographs and twenty drawings. Contents Include: Chars; True Trout; Life History; Senses; Trout Food; Habits; Fly Tackle; Flies; Fly Tying; Casting; Dry-Fly Fishing; Wet-Fly Fishing; Nymph Fishing; Streamer and Bucktail Fishing; Spinner Fishing; Spinning; Bait Casting; Bait Fishing; Lake Fishing; Lake-Trout Fishing; Steelhead and Sea-Trout Fishing; Fishing in the Rain; Moon, Wind, and Stars; The Metropolitan Angler; Taking Big Trout; Playing and Landing the Fish; Conservation and the Future; The Evening Hatch; and an Index. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.