The Resource Angling days: : a fly fisher's journals, (electronic resource)

Angling days: : a fly fisher's journals, (electronic resource)

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Angling days: : a fly fisher's journals
Title
Angling days:
Title remainder
a fly fisher's journals
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the very first, it seems, fishing was a respite and a therapy along with all of its other potentially redemptive qualities." Robert DeMottSpanning more than forty-five years, Angling Days is a collection of Robert DeMott's numerous journal entries, each a small essay in itself, jotted down during the placid moments of fishing in and along the streams and rivers of North America. Through his journaling, DeMott carries on the angling tradition of channeling the tranquility of fly fishing into creative endeavors, whether by painting, sketching, fly tying, or writing. For him, it was writing something he did whenever he could, whether in the midst of fishing or during a break away from the water. Angling Days is a lifetime of work, a chronicle of what it is to be an angler seeking the most pristine waters and the smartest fish. It is a collection of entries and musings in the vein of DeMott's literary hero, Henry David Thoreau, and promises to shine a new light on the art and joy of fly fishing. "For me, rod and pen seem to complete each other in a kind of call-and-response way. One demands a response from the other, and in that way rod and pen complete each other." Robert DeMott
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1943-
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DeMott, Robert J.
Dewey number
799.12/4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Fly fishing
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Angling days: : a fly fisher's journals, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824760
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11824760
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11824760
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11824760
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Angling days: : a fly fisher's journals, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824760
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11824760
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11824760
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11824760
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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