Best fishing books

The best fishing books are difficult to define, with classics that are no longer considered essential fare and others still in constant demand. Keith Elliott selects the ten tomes that…

Cod fishing in Norway. Playing a coalfish off Røst, the southernmost inhabited of Norway's Lofoten Islands. Playing a coalfish off Røst, the southernmost inhabited of Norway's Lofoten Islands. Røst

Cod fishing in Norway. If you want to catch whopping cod that hit hard and fight mean, head for Norway, says Henry Gilbey. Fishing for cod is exhilarating.

Great white sharks. Open water.

Great white sharks in Britain could be a worry with the increasing population of seals. Contrary to popular conception sharks do occur around the coasts of Britain. There are over…

Top 10 trout rivers. Fishing.

Charles Rangeley-Wilson picks his top 10 fly-fishing spots accessible to all. It's open to debate, preferably after a day on a chalkstream.

Best vintage fly tying books. Daniel's Rural Sports

The best vinatge fly tying books are not tomes that need to be dragged down from dusty shelves. These books may have been published in 1800 but are free to…