This early work is an absorbing read for any fishing enthusiast or historian, but also contains much information that is still useful and practical today. A wealth of anecdotal information from different authors that is illustrated with 12 full page plates. Contents Include: The Black Bass; Bait Casting For Bass; Taking Black Bass with the Fly Rod; Live-Bait Fishing for the Black Bass; Muskalonge; Great Northern Pike, Walleyed Pike and Pickerel; Yellow and White Perch, White and Yellow Bass; The Sunfishes - Warmouth, Rock Bass, Crap-Pie and Calico Bass; and Catfish. 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.