A Twitch Upon the Thread: Writers on Fishing (Hardback)Jon Day (author of introduction)
Hardback 168 Pages / Published: 02/05/2019
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The best fishing writing is never really about fishing, or never only about fishing, and the writers collected in A Twitch Upon the Thread use angling as a way to write about love, loss, faith, and obsession. This is an anthology of fishing writing ranging from medieval times to the present, taking the reader from riverbank to open ocean, from England to New Zealand, from the shore to the depths. Read it and be hooked. Included are contributions from Virginia Woolf, Charles Dickens, Ota Pavel, Arthur Ransome, George Orwell, Gerard Manley Hopkins, and dozens more.
Publisher: Notting Hill Editions
Number of pages: 168
Dimensions: 190 x 120 mm
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