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The secret carp Rating: 4,4/10 1361 reviews

The Secret Garden

the secret carp

Waiting, watching and stalking, quite undeterred by the damp sleeping bag and the cold. Keeping that body temperature down is the most critical part. Don't even think about buying this book if you're hoping to learn any new skills, techniques or rigs. Illustrator s : Yates, Clare. Within United Kingdom About this Item: Merlin Unwin Books, Ludlow Shropshire U. With black and white illustrations. On a hot sunny day at a lake in Hampshire, we'll see Chris successfully fish for carp, trying various methods including curry flavored maggots and surface baits to capture his quarry.

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the secret carp

The muddy taste is actually the histamines within the fish. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. He set about trying to catch the huge, elusive inhabitants with rod and line. Not an old library book. It was a quest that was to reveal many insights into the secretive behaviour of this king of freshwater fish and bring him thrillingly into contact with his quarry. Waiting, watching and stalking, quite undeterred by the damp sleeping bag and the cold.

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Paperback reprint, 1994, in overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. But according to Gippsland businessman Keith Bell, who has built a livelihood catching, processing and selling carp,the fish's reputation for tasting terrible is undeserved. Very different books in terms of content and style but I find both equally inspiring when I have my carp head on. Every now and then this book calls to me from the book shelf. And it is punctuated by moments of great drama as monster fish disturb the tranquil world of the angler.

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The Secret Carp by Christopher Yates

the secret carp

When he stumbled upon a long-neglected, overgrown lake The Secret Carp is a fishing book with a difference. After the first chapter I had to put the book down as I knew if I didn't I would greedily read the lot there and then. Fishermen of all persuasions will enjoy this masterful angling The Secret Carp tells the true story of the events of a single day and night beside an English carp lake in high summer. This was like the scotch in my hand, something to sipped, to be savoured. It tells the true story of the events of a single day and night beside an English carp lake in high summer. It was a quest that was to reveal many insights into the secretive behaviour of this king of freshwater fish and bring him thrillingly into contact with his quarry. The Secret Carp is full of beautiful descriptions of the natural, timeless rhythms of nature combined with the roller coaster emotions of fishing - the child-like excitement and anticipation on approaching the water, breath held,fingers trembling before casting, the sense of being enfolded in nature, in a dream-world as time passes with apparently nothing happening.

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The Secret Carp: textresponse.net: Christopher Yates, Clare Yates: 9781873674284: Books

the secret carp

Fishermen of all persuasions will enjoy this masterful angling chronicle. It tells the true story of the events of a single day and night beside an English carp lake in high summer. If only more Australians could get a taste for carp and take up carp fishing as a pursuit, it might go some way to solving a major environmental problem, Keith says. Despite the peacefulness and beauty of the lake, there is always a thrilling undercurrent of tension that in a moment the peace will be shattered and the angler will be attached to a monster. Having the eye of a keen photographer, Chris notices and comments on the plants and wildlife and being a real country man it's not just the fishing that's important but the whole of the rich tapestry laid out before him, as he quite rightly says 'you can't waste a day in a. As The Independent comments, it is one of the few books that manages to capture the real joy of fishing in such a way that even a non-angler could be seduced.

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The Secret Carp by Christopher Yates

the secret carp

Testimony to this is it being voted top French Carp Venue in Steve Briggs's May 2018 publication titled Top 25 Carp Venues In The World! We get that piece of fillet and we put it in a bag with a bit of flour and salt and pepper and then we get the frying pan out and we just put a little bit of butter and a little bit of oil in a frying pan and then we just pan fry it. Fishermen of all persuasions will enjoy this masterful angling chronicle. Despite the peacefulness and beauty of the lake, there is always a thrilling undercurrent of tension that in a moment the peace will be shattered and the angler will be attached to a monster. She presented me with it on our first evening and I sat in front of the log fire with a scotch. Within United Kingdom About this Item: Merlin Unwin Books, 2004. I really should have bought the rod… GregF wrote:Scott, Like you, I often return to The Secret Carp.

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The Secret Carp by Chris Yates · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

the secret carp

In his own inimitable style, he totally absorbs himself into the atmosphere of his surroundings. When he stumbled upon a long-neglected, overgrown lake holding some monster carp, Chris Yates knew that he had discovered the kind of place about which every carp angler dreams. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. And it is punctuated by moments of great drama as monster fish disturb the tranquil world of the angler. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. There are also 2 convertible sofa beds, one in the master bedroom and one on the upstairs landing which provide the capacity for larger families or groups of up to 10 persons.

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The Secret Carp by Christopher Yates

the secret carp

The descriptive writing is as good and as evocative as ever and I fully identify with the author's quest to find the perfect secluded carp lake - though I suspect Chris is much more likely to achieve this than I am! Outside in close view from the house's air conditioned conservatory, you will find a sun deck with a brand new outdoor family swimming pool, installed to meet all the French safety regulations. These things carp come in and they're foreign, they have a lot more bones in them and they just got such a bad reputation right at the start that people were just put off them and perception is really a bad thing. It tells the true story of the events of a single day and night beside an English carp lake in high summer. Fully updated licensed and insured to meet all the current legislation. Within United Kingdom About this Item: Merlin Unwin Books, Ludlow, 1994.

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