“Trout-Fishing for the Beginner” is a fantastic guide to fishing for trout, including chapters on the various methods that can be employed, the equipment required, possible locations, and much more. Written in simple, clear language and illustrated throughout, this book is perfect for beginners and will appeal to trout fishers new and old. Contents include: “The Trout”, “Appearance and Surroundings”, “Spawning and Growth”, “Vision, Hearing, and Smell”, “Feeding”, “Is Fishing Cruel”, “The Seasons: When and Where to Fish”, “Drainage, Poachers, Fishing as a National Asset”, Artificial Fly Fishing”, “Up Stream Fishing”, “Downstream Fishing”, “The Month of May”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in a modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of fishing.