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Fishing the Finger Lakes
A Complete Guide to Prime Fishing Locations in Central New York State
J. Michael Kelly
If it can be caught in freshwater, the Finger Lakes nearly has it all. FISHING THE FINGER LAKES gives an insider’s look at the where, when, and how of fishing these fabled waters, from a seasoned angler who has fished this area intensively. Read more . . .
Wine and Climate Change
Winemaking in a New World
L. J. Johnson-Bell
This book will explore climate change in a wine producing context, discussing why climate is important to grape growing and how climatic changes can affect grapes and wine. It will cover each major wine region in the world, analyzing the likely trends and their responses. And it will cover the ways wine producers are coping with this very quickly changing landscape. READ MORE . . .
Fishing the Great Lakes of New York
A Guide to Lakes Erie and Ontario, Their Tributaries, and the Thousand Islands
“Fishing the Great Lakes of New York has a wealth of access options and fishing instruction to shorten your time for finding and catching fish. It’s comprehensive yet easy (and fun!) to read.”
–Doug Stange, Editor-In-Chief, In-Fisherman
Lakes Erie and Ontario, their tributaries, and the Thousand Islands region of the St. Lawrence River together create the magical flow of New York’s north shore and the greatest freshwater fishery on the planet. READ MORE . . .
Food and Wine in New York’s Finger Lakes
This book chronicles the beauty and bounty of the Finger Lakes region, including its historical inhabitants, its natural bounty, and the modern incarnation of those attributes as it pertains to local food and wine. The story is told through the wisdom of the people who have been and still are in the Finger Lakes region, READ MORE . . .
Welcome to Burford Books
Burford Books is an independent book publisher based in Ithaca, NY, in New York’s Finger Lakes. Our specialty is books on the outdoors, in the widest possible definition of the term, with books on everything from golf to sailing. Our list of saltwater fishing titles is particularly extensive, and we have a distinguished lineup of books on military history, food and wine, gardening and outdoor living, adventure travel, and other topics…
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News & Reviews
- - Fishing the Finger Lakes Feature
- - Review of Fishing the Great Lakes of New York and Fishing the Finger Lakes
- - Join SPIDER RYBAAK and J MICHAEL KELLY at B-E TACKLE on Saturday, April 5th--
- - NPR interview with Dallas Murphy and Bob Pickart, TO THE DENMARK STRAIT
- - FISHING THE FINGER LAKES author Mike Kelly signing at Bass Pro, Auburn NY Saturday, Dec 7