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The Resource Casting into the light : tales of a fishing life, Janet Messineo

Casting into the light : tales of a fishing life, Janet Messineo

Label
Casting into the light : tales of a fishing life
Title
Casting into the light
Title remainder
tales of a fishing life
Statement of responsibility
Janet Messineo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tales of a champion surfcaster: the education of a young woman hell-bent on following her dream and learning the mysterious and profound sport, and art, of surfcasting, on the island of Martha's Vineyard"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Messineo, Janet
Dewey number
799.109744
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
SH415.M47
LC item number
A3 2020b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Messineo, Janet
  • Women fishers
  • Surf casting
  • Surf fishing
  • Large type books
Label
Casting into the light : tales of a fishing life, Janet Messineo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Regular print version previously published by: Pantheon Books,an imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Includes recipes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hook -- My beginning -- The journey begins -- Not a clue and a conger -- Learning to fish the North Shore -- Solitude and darkness -- My mentor -- History and controversy -- Fishing logs -- So many changes -- Fishing for keeps -- Derby dames -- Respect, secrecy, and fishing ethics -- Superstitions, quirks, and omens -- Tangling with the fly rod -- Delusions of grandeur -- PTFD (post-traumatic fishing disorder) -- Bad luck, good luck -- The grand slam -- The Dory Man: in pursuit of Skilligalle -- The art of taxidermy -- The squeaky reel -- Trash fish to gourmet cuisine -- Pass it on -- Losing another fishing buddy -- How to catch a fish: rules and exceptions -- A glimpse of my maker -- Favorite fish recipes -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography
Control code
on1122804378
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
446 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643584560
Lccn
2019950707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122804378
Label
Casting into the light : tales of a fishing life, Janet Messineo
Publication
Note
  • Regular print version previously published by: Pantheon Books,an imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Includes recipes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hook -- My beginning -- The journey begins -- Not a clue and a conger -- Learning to fish the North Shore -- Solitude and darkness -- My mentor -- History and controversy -- Fishing logs -- So many changes -- Fishing for keeps -- Derby dames -- Respect, secrecy, and fishing ethics -- Superstitions, quirks, and omens -- Tangling with the fly rod -- Delusions of grandeur -- PTFD (post-traumatic fishing disorder) -- Bad luck, good luck -- The grand slam -- The Dory Man: in pursuit of Skilligalle -- The art of taxidermy -- The squeaky reel -- Trash fish to gourmet cuisine -- Pass it on -- Losing another fishing buddy -- How to catch a fish: rules and exceptions -- A glimpse of my maker -- Favorite fish recipes -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography
Control code
on1122804378
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
446 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643584560
Lccn
2019950707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122804378

Library Locations

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      7A Spofford Road, Boxford, MA, 01921, US
      42.69261909999999 -71.0151645
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