Worm fishing refers to fishing using a live worm as bait. This vintage volume contains a beginner-friendly guide to this styles of fishing, concentrating on the catching of salmonidae including salmon, trout, and grayling. Written in simple, clear language and full of invaluable tips from an expert, this volume is perfect for anglers looking for an introduction to worm fishing, and it is not to be missed by collectors of vintage angling literature. Contents include: "General Observations", "The System of attaching worms", "Brown Trout", "Worm-fishing in Rivers and Lakes", "River Worm-fishing", "How to Fish", "Casting", "Working the Dropper", "Trout", "Knot for Fastening Reel Lines to Casting Lines", "Striking and Playing", "When to Fish", "Where to Fish", etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in a modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of fishing.