One of humanity's oldest activities, fishing has a deep historical and cultural significance. Whether as a professional activity or as a holiday fun, fishing has been the subject of several pieces of literature. In this book, the critic August Nemo selected seven stories about fishing for your amusement. This book contains: - Two Friends by Guy de Maupassant. - A Daughter Of Albion by Anton Chekhov. - On Dry Cow Fishing as a Fine Art by Rudyard Kipling. - The Angler by Washington Irving. - Fisherman's Luck by Henry van Dyke. - The Fisherman of Pass Christian by Alice Dunbar-Nelson. - The Fish by Anton Chekhov.