'Fish and Fishers of the Lake District' by Keith Harwood
‘Fish and Fishers of the Lake District’ by Keith Harwood, published by Medlar Press. This book takes the reader back in time to give a history of Lakeland angling and its anglers. Few anglers visiting today are aware of the commercial fisheries and the hook-making for which it was once famous. This book will inspire, inform and entertain any visiting angler and give them an insight into fishing in this beautiful landscape. Illustrated with monochrome photographs with a colour plate section and an appendix giving a 19th century list of flies for the Lake District. New hardback, 304 pages.