The book was originally published in 1883 as part of the Internation Fisheries Exhibition In London. It contains a full investigation into the condition the fisheries of India, the cause for their prosperity or deterioration, with suggestions of rules for future development and administration. This report will appeal to those involved in the industry and those with an interest in the history and development of the fishing industry. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to 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 artwork and text.