Author:Allan, P. B. M


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By: Allan, P. B. M.

Price: $31.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons. 206 p.: 1936

Edition: 1st US Ed.

Seller ID: 820343

Condition: Near Fine

Allan, P. B. M. TROUT HERESY. 8vo . New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 206 p. 1936. 1st. US Edition. [Cat. 71.] 82-0343 x. –Allan examines our adversary the trout in light of a Huxley quote: “It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies.” With chapters on The Noble Trout; Instinct or Intelligence ?; Experience; Vision; Hearing and Smelling; The Fly Question; The Problem of the Rise; A Matter of Pigment; Minor Horrors of the Chalkstream. He cites the numerous sages of fishing books on all the contradictions in analyzing the trout and its behavior. A fun read. Near Fine i... View more info