The angler's magazine or, Complete Fisherman: Containing Short, plain, and easy Instructions, whereby the most ignorant Beginner may, in a short Time, become a perfect Artist in Angling for Salmon, Salmon Peal, Trout, Pike, Carp, Perch, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chubb, Greyling, Mullet, Flounders, Roch, Dace, Gudgeon, &c. With several Observations on Angling, Angle Rods and Artificial Flies; Directions for chusing the best Hair and Indian Grass: Of the proper Times and Seasons for River and Pond-Fishing: When Fish spawn: And what Baits are chiefly to be used, &c. Also, The Method of Rock and Sea-Fishing: Choice Receipts for dressing Fish: How to improve barren Ground, by turning it into Fish Ponds; with plain Directions for making a Trout Pond: The Laws of Angling, and the Form of a Licence and Deputation for Angling. To which is added, The Angler's Dictionary, wherein every Thing proper to be known, and an Explanation of the Technical Words used in the Art, are digested in such a Method, as to assist his Knowledge and Practice, upon bare Inspection. Together with the Angler's New Song. By a Gentleman who has made Angling his Diversion upwards of Twenty-Seven Years.

Title
The angler's magazine [electronic resource] : or, Complete Fisherman: Containing Short, plain, and easy Instructions, whereby the most ignorant Beginner may, in a short Time, become a perfect Artist in Angling for Salmon, Salmon Peal, Trout, Pike, Carp, Perch, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chubb, Greyling, Mullet, Flounders, Roch, Dace, Gudgeon, &c. With several Observations on Angling, Angle Rods and Artificial Flies; Directions for chusing the best Hair and Indian Grass: Of the proper Times and Seasons for River and Pond-Fishing: When Fish spawn: And what Baits are chiefly to be used, &c. Also, The Method of Rock and Sea-Fishing: Choice Receipts for dressing Fish: How to improve barren Ground, by turning it into Fish Ponds; with plain Directions for making a Trout Pond: The Laws of Angling, and the Form of a Licence and Deputation for Angling. To which is added, The Angler's Dictionary, wherein every Thing proper to be known, and an Explanation of the Technical Words used in the Art, are digested in such a Method, as to assist his Knowledge and Practice, upon bare Inspection. Together with the Angler's New Song. By a Gentleman who has made Angling his Diversion upwards of Twenty-Seven Years.
Author
Smith, George, angler.
Publication
Dublin : printed by James Hoey, junior, 1760.
Electronic Resource
Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL

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Additional Authors
Gale (Firm)
Description
xi,[1],138,[4]p.; 12⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Note
  • Preface signed: G.S. i.e. George Smith.
  • With two final advertisement leaves.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
642645898
Author
Smith, George, angler.
Title
The angler's magazine [electronic resource] : or, Complete Fisherman: Containing Short, plain, and easy Instructions, whereby the most ignorant Beginner may, in a short Time, become a perfect Artist in Angling for Salmon, Salmon Peal, Trout, Pike, Carp, Perch, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chubb, Greyling, Mullet, Flounders, Roch, Dace, Gudgeon, &c. With several Observations on Angling, Angle Rods and Artificial Flies; Directions for chusing the best Hair and Indian Grass: Of the proper Times and Seasons for River and Pond-Fishing: When Fish spawn: And what Baits are chiefly to be used, &c. Also, The Method of Rock and Sea-Fishing: Choice Receipts for dressing Fish: How to improve barren Ground, by turning it into Fish Ponds; with plain Directions for making a Trout Pond: The Laws of Angling, and the Form of a Licence and Deputation for Angling. To which is added, The Angler's Dictionary, wherein every Thing proper to be known, and an Explanation of the Technical Words used in the Art, are digested in such a Method, as to assist his Knowledge and Practice, upon bare Inspection. Together with the Angler's New Song. By a Gentleman who has made Angling his Diversion upwards of Twenty-Seven Years.
Imprint
Dublin : printed by James Hoey, junior, 1760.
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T61502.
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Place of Publication
Ireland Dublin.
Added Author
Gale (Firm)
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