WOO'S LURES
SHAD FISHING BOOKS
From time to time I have fishing books for sale at reasonable prices. They are sometimes new and sometimes used. Some of these books are out of print and difficult to purchase. They are popular with many fishing collectors. This being the case they are often expensive. Please email me for availability.
Price $20.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 1 new
Soft cover - 358 pages
Shad Books
The Founding Fish by John McPhee
Springtime Madness The American Shad by J. B. Kasper
Price $35.00 plus S/H
Copies available - None
Soft cover - 120 pages
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Shad Fishing by C. Boyd Pfeiffer
Experience the World of Shad Fishing by Lenox Dick
Price $13.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 1 new
Soft cover - 45 pages
- 1996 published
- History
- Biology
- Equipment
- How to make files, darts, and darts
- Stream & Bank fishing
- Fish Finders
- Boat Fishing
- Where to fish for shad
- How to Bone Shad
- Favorite Recipes
- Lots of pictures
- A nice gift
- 1992 published
- Written by famous Delaware River    fishing guide.
- Tackle and Equipment
- Methods
- Key Factors
- Stream & Bank fishing
- Boat Fishing
- Where to fish for shad
- Favorite Recipes
- Lots of pictures
- Lots More Valuable Information
- A nice gift
- 2002 published
- A Fishing Classic
- "The Founding Fish is ...far more than a fishing book. It is a mini-encyclopedia, a highly informative and entertaining amalgam of natural and personal history, a work in a class by itself."  by Robert H. Boyle, The New York Times Book Review.
- A must read for any one interested in shad or shad fishing.
- Lots of Valuable Information.
- A nice gift
- A complete guide to shad fishing.
- Written by a famous fishing author.
- Fly fishing, Spinning, Casting.
- A must read for anyone interested in shad or shad fishing.
- Lots of Valuable Information.
- Out of print.

American Shad in the Susquehanna River Basin by Richard Gerstell
Price $55.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 1 new
Hard cover - 217 pages
- Full of historical information.
- Retoration of the shad in the Susquehanna
- Recipes for shad
- Very interesting and well written.
- Lots of pictures, charts, etc.
Price $55.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 1 new
Soft cover - 226 pages
A Guide to Better Shad Fishing on the Delaware River by Buddy Grucela
- This old booklet is a collectors item
- Copies are hard to come by
- Date printed unknown
- Estimated to be over 50 years old
- May be one of first Shad fishing printed guides.
- 35 pages
- Has pictures and advertisements
- Old access areas
- Fishing tips
- Recipes
Price $35.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 1 used
soft cover. A little stained on cover as seen in picture - 35 pages
OTHER:
Price $9.00 plus S/H
Copies available - 2 new
Paper Cover - 60 pages
Hatch Matcher - Fly Fishing Demystified
by Dr. Bill Fisher

This stream side pocket guide has 60 pages and measures 5.5" x 4.5". It includes such things as finding and identifying the hatch, fly selection, rigging, fishing tips, knots and lots more.