Last site update: Monday 25th July 2016
Welcome to Mary Ward Books. We are an independent family run online bookstore established in 1997 and specialising in second hand, out-of-print and used-books. We have a new stock of used books for sale every week and are happy to search for requested titles. Our aim is to be of service, please click here to read feedback from past customers.
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Mary Ward Books holds a large selection of off-line second hand and out of print books. If you can't find your book on our website there is still a good chance we have it. Please use our request book form to fill in details of the title you are looking for and we will search our off line inventory.
The Salmon Rivers of Scotland
Title: The Salmon Rivers of Scotland
Author: Derek Mills and Neal Graesser
Year Published: 1984
Our Price: £33.00 GBP ($43.23 USD)
Description: Cassell 1984, second impression of the first edition: green cloth hardcover with gilt lettering to spine: decorative dust jacket: approximately 16 x 22 cm tall: 339 pages including index: 30 black and white maps. Synopsis: A comprehensive study of the salmon waters of Scotland from the Borders to the Outer Hebrides covering each river from source to estuary and including every major salmon bearing tributary. Opening chapters on the life cycle of the salmon, salmon stocks, and salmon fishing, are followed by in-depth examination of the salmon- bearing river systems of Scotland , their natural characteristics, the best places and times to fish, variations of water and weather conditions, stocking, hatcheries, spawning beds, ownerships, availability of beats, good lies and pools, and the best methods of fishing given stretches. A detailed map of each major river system supports the text. Although written primarily for the salmon fishermen the information provided would also interest ecologists, conservationists, foresters, biologists and farmers. Condition: very clean and good overall.
Condition: See Above
Type: Used Books
Title: Hardy Country
Author: Gordon Benningfield. text by Anthea Zeman
Publisher: Allen Lane
Year Published: 1983
Status: Sold - We are currently out of stock for this title