Author:Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell

Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell

Writer on angling; poet. Civil servant by profession, serving as Inspector of Sea Fisheries 1866-1875.


Angling worksEdit

  • The Angler-Naturalist: A Popular History of British Fresh-Water Fish, with a Plain Explanation of the Rudiments of Ichthyology (1863) (external scan)
  • The Book of the Pike: A Practical Treatise on the Various Methods of Jack Fishing (1865) (external scan)
  • The Modern Practical Angler: A Complete Guide to Fly-Fishing, Bottom-Fishing and Trolling (1870)
  • Can Fish Feel Pain? The Question Considered Analogically and Physiologically; with a Few Words on the Ethics of Angling (1870) (external scan)
  • The Sporting Fish of Great Britain; with Notes on Ichthyology (1886) (external scan)
  • Modern Improvements in Fishing Tackle and Fish Hooks (1887) (external scan)


As editorEdit

  • The Muses of Mayfair: Selections from Vers de Société of the Nineteenth Century (1874) (external scan)


Works by this author published before January 1, 1927 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.