SPEY FLIES & DEE FLIES: THEIR HISTORY & CONSTRUCTION. By John Shewey.

SPEY FLIES & DEE FLIES: THEIR HISTORY & CONSTRUCTION. By John Shewey.
£125.00
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Author Shewey (John).
Book Code 29359
ISBN 1571882324
Book Description Slight shelf-wear but a near fine copy of an increasingly sought-after book.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 2002
Publisher Frank Amato Publications.
Place Portland, Oregon.
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Details

2002 1st edition. Paperback issue. 4to paperback. (216 x 280mm). Pp160. Colour plates of flies, b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography.

"Spey Flies & Dee Flies is the most thorough and up-to-date book on these traditional flies and methods and materials with which they are tied. Includes: in-depth historical information cited straight from the letters, books, and other writings of the first tier; step-by-step photos and instructions for flies and useful tying techniques; hackles and other materials; hackling, ribbing, and winging techniques; tying traditional Spey and Dee flies; Pacific Northwest Spey and Dee fly-tiers; tying contemporary Spey and Dee flies; fishing these flies; beautiful color fly plates, including 59 individual fly plates; over 100 fly recipes; and more."

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