The long-awaited 8th edition of Old Fishing Lures & Tackle"the bible for lures collectors"has been thoroughly updated, combining the time-honored research of the late Carl F. Luckey with essential updates from author Russell E. Lewis. It features:
- More than 2,000 photos include hundreds of new lures.
- Among the 5,000 listings is fresh information on related categories like rods, reels, creels and ephemera.
- A new section on "recent sales" charts the continued strength of the hobby based on solid auction results.
"This book continues to be a must-have resource for any serious collector."Recommended by AntiqueFishingLures.com
Introduction. How to use this book ; History and significant developments ; A history of lure development in the United States ; Colors of fishing lures ; Grading factors for wood lures ; Condition grading ; Understanding patents and their use in identifying lures ; Patent dating chart -- Lures -- Reels -- Rods -- Miscellaneous -- Recent sales.
Number Of Pages: 768
Published: 1st January 2012
Publisher: F+W Media