... but in broad waters a boat will of course be necessary: these, with trimmers and night-lines, include all the methods I have seen practised of catching Pike with a bait. ... fasten a well-tempered brass wire, made into 8 110968 01a#39; snare: having opened the noose wide enough to slip over ... the snare over his head and gill fins, but no farther, then irmnediately with a strong upright jerk, hoist him to land.
|Title||:||The Driffield Angler. ... To which are added Instructions for shooting: with rules for the ... management of pointers and spaniels and the choice of guns. ... With a description of the Forest of Blair ... and the manner of killing the deer. Also a short treatise on coursing and the training of greyhounds|
|Author||:||Alexander MACKINTOSH (of Great-Driffield.)|