This book is not just for you to look at but has information that any fisherman or woman would want about game fish. The pictures are spectacular in this 326 page oversized (13 ½" x 10 ½") hard covered book with dust cover. The book is near perfect condition with the dust cover having a tear on front. Check out the pictures. There are tons of colored & black and white prints in this book. It features reproductions of paintings by Bob Hines and Fred Sweney and etchings by R. H. Palenske plus numerous photographs. There are even pictures of the favorite baits for fresh water fishing. Just some of the chapters in this fantastic book: The Sunfish Family, The Pike Family, Perch Family, Sea Bass, Salmon, Trout, Whitefish, Smelt, Herring, Mooneye, Catfish, Drum, Sturgeon, Paddlefish, Sucker, Bowfin, Codfish, Gar, Salt Water Fishing, Poke-Pole Fishing, Which Fish are Game Fish, Fish with Charisma . . . the list goes on. Russ Williams and Charles Cadieux have put this wealth of information together. It has a copyright of 1972.