Trout Of The World (Reissue)
In the rereleased edition of Trout of the World, fans of James Prosek’s unique painting talent will revel in the addition of 30 new fish paintings and a newly penned preface. First released in 2003, Trout of the World features original watercolors of trout from around the world, ranging from the Oxus trout of eastern Afghanistan to the small golden brown trout of British chalk streams. Each unique...
Hardcover: 224 pages
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams; Revised, Updated ed. edition (March 5, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 1.2 x 10.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 123370
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“I bought this book as a gift for my son who is an avid fisherman, and because I wanted a colored picture of a rainbow trout so I can paint one for him for his birthday. I haven't started my drawing yet and it will not be a copy of the picture in thi...”
painting is coupled with a historical profile of the fish, as well as personal reflections from the author. Prosek savors the beauty of various fishing spots, along with the fate of the species, contemplating man’s role in the extinction of animals. Both sensitive and informative, Trout of the World is a must for the library of the recreational fisherman as ichthyologist.