(1916) 2009 new edition. Coch-y-Bonddu Books. Machynlleth, Mid-Wales.
Paperback with flaps. Ppvii,106. Colour plates of flies & materials, b/w photographs & illustrations. Mint new copy.
This is a new, good-quality paperback edition of this perennially sought-after title. One of the first angling books to illustrate the materials required for fly patterns using colour photographs, this is an invaluable book giving detailed instruction on tying traditional North Country wet flies. The scarce first edition of this important book was privately published by the authors in 1916. This edition has a new introduction by Oliver Edwards. A leather-bound hardback edition of this title is also available, in the Flyfisher's Classic Library, priced at GBP 79.00. Our stock number 21698.