PRUETT PUB CO., March 2006
Binding Type: Hardcover
The people, the places & the accoutrements that surround the sport makes a fishing trip more than a set of tactics & techniques. Gierach, a serious fisherman with a wry sense of humor, shows us just how much more is involved when you're a trout bum. Completely redesigned with a new chapter from the author & commentaries from fly-fishing luminaries. 6x9 inches, 256 pgs.
* Completely redesigned.
* Commentaries from fly-fiishing luminaries
* New chapter from author
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING:
"Calling a writer the voice of his generation is beyond cliche, unless it happens to be true." --James R. Babb
“Fly fishing . . . with grace and dignity, you can move into a world that doesn’t mind your being there . . . and Trout Bum is the fly fisher’s bible.” —Eric Clapton
"One of the strangest, sanest and most astute books on fly fishing that has ever appeared in the English-speaking world." —David Profumo
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
John Gierach has over a dozen books to his credit. He is well known for his contribution to the literature of his chosen sport. He lives in the foothills on Colorado's Front Range.