9780873494298

Old Fishing Lures & Tackle: Identification and Value Guide

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  • ISBN13:

    9780873494298

  • ISBN10:

    0873494296

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-05-01
  • Publisher: F & W Pubns Inc
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Summary

Grandpa's tackle box could be worth a fortune. the bible of lure collecting now features more than 3,000 collectible wooden and plastic lures and tackle with prices updated by the BassmanŽ Clyde Harbin Sr. A comprehensive index helps collectors quickly and easily find specific lures and tackle. Extensive coverage is given to more than 200 collectible reels. World of Fishing magazine says, This book belongs in every fisherman's library.

Table of Contents

Introduction 7(1)
The Evolution of American Fishing Tackle
8(12)
Tackle Collector's Primer
20(663)
Where to Find It
20(1)
Now You've Found It, What Do You Pay?
21(1)
Hints for Successful Buying, Selling, Trading
22(1)
55 Ways to Find Old Lures and Tackle
23(3)
Grading Factors for Wooden Lure
26(2)
Condition Grading Chart
28(1)
Guidelines for Identification and Dating
29(2)
Lure Identification Nomenclature
31(2)
Never Miss a Chance
33(1)
Miscellaneous Considerations
33(1)
Defining Your Collection
34(1)
How Do You Display It?
35(1)
Lure Storage and Preservation
36(2)
Tracking Your Collection
38(1)
It's Broken, Beat Up or Missing Parts, What Do You Do?
39(1)
Some Pitfalls You May Encounter
39(2)
Fakes, Copies, and Reproductions
41(1)
Delecting Fakes
42(1)
NFLCC Bylaws and Procedures
43(1)
Examples of Some Really Fine Reproductions
44(2)
High-end Collecting
46(2)
Cleaning and Restoring Old Fishing Lures
48(1)
Photographing Your Lures
49(2)
Demographics and Future
51(2)
Box Grading
53(2)
Box Repair
55(2)
Lure Patents
Patents and Their Use in Identification
57(2)
Illustrations of Early Patents
59(19)
Early Fishing Lures and Their Makers
78(605)
Unidentified Old Lures
683(8)
Reels and Rods
691(55)
Resources 746(15)
Recommended References and Bibliography
746(5)
Useful Periodicals
751(1)
Sources for Old Books and Magazines
752(1)
Museums and Organizations of Interest to Collectors
752(2)
Tackle Manufacturers Past and Present
754(7)
Index 761

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