Download PDF by Robert DeMott: Angling Days: A Fly Fisher’s Journals

By Robert DeMott

ISBN-10: 1634508157

ISBN-13: 9781634508155

“From the first actual, it kind of feels, fishing was once a respite and a remedy besides all of its different most likely redemptive qualities.” —Robert DeMott

Spanning greater than forty-five years, Angling Days is a suite of Robert DeMott’s a number of magazine entries, each one a small essay in itself, jotted down in the course of the placid moments of fishing in and alongside the streams and rivers of North the USA. via his journaling, DeMott incorporates at the angling culture of channeling the tranquility of fly fishing into inventive endeavors, even if by way of portray, sketching, fly tying, or writing. For him, it used to be writing—something he did each time he may well, no matter if in the course of fishing or in the course of a break free from the water.

Angling Days is a life of paintings, a chronicle of what it truly is to be an angler looking the main pristine waters and the neatest fish. it's a number of entries and musings within the vein of DeMott’s literary hero, Henry David Thoreau, and provides to polish a brand new gentle at the artwork and pleasure of fly fishing.

“For me, rod and pen appear to whole one another in a type of call-and-response means. One calls for a reaction from the opposite, and in that approach rod and pen whole each one other.” —Robert DeMott

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