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Al Foss: The Life & Fishing Lures of the Pork Rind King

By: Virden, Kevin

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Whitefish Press: 2018

Edition: Ltd. Ed. of 30 Copies

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01512

ISBN: 194556525X

Condition: As New


(Description) One of a special Hardcover limited edition of 30 copies signed and numbered by the Author on a limitation plate inside the front cover. ***(Synopsis) Al Foss was an iconic name in the fishing world during the first half of the twentieth century. Having developed some of the most popular fishing lures ever made, he barnstormed the nation demonstrating his pork rind baits and showing movies of his fishing trips. By the mid-1920s he was known as the “Pork Rind King” and even after he sold his company in 1929, his name was still used to hawk a line of fishing lures well into the ... View more info