Origin of landing net
Examples from the Web for landing net
Once he was so close to the shore that the angler made a thrust at him with the landing-net, and just grazed his side.Forest Neighbors|William Davenport Hulbert
He bends down, with his knees upon the gunwale, and leans over with the landing-net, in his right hand.Grim: The Story of a Pike|Svend Fleuron
A silvery-grey, gleaming, glittering object was leaping in the landing-net at the bottom of the boat.For the Sake of the School|Angela Brazil
Whenever Pete hooked a fish my friend would lay down his pipe and play the fish into the landing-net.
After a very sharp struggle Dick drew the perch within reach of a landing-net, which Frank slipped under it and lifted it out.The Swan and Her Crew|George Christopher Davies