2000 1st edition. Frank Amato Publications. Portland, Oregon.
4to paperback. Pp40. Colour photographs. Mint new copy.
How to obtain your fly tying materials at source - how to treat skins in preparation for fly tying and preservation for the future. Chapters include; tools, drying and preserving; birds - skinning versus plucking, identifying game feathers; upland game birds - skinning and preserving, fly patterns; waterfowl - skinning waterfowl, preserving waterfowl, fly patterns; small game - skinning and preserving small game, zonker strips, fly patterns; deer and other large game - skinning large game, preserving large game, fly patterns.