FLIES: THEIR ORIGIN, NATURAL HISTORY, TYING, HOOKS, PATTERNS AND  SELECTIONS... By J. Edson Leonard.

FLIES: THEIR ORIGIN, NATURAL HISTORY, TYING, HOOKS, PATTERNS AND SELECTIONS... By J. Edson Leonard.

SUCCESSFUL MODERN SALMON FLIES. By Peter Mackenzie-Philps.

SUCCESSFUL MODERN SALMON FLIES. By Peter Mackenzie-Philps.

CHAUNCY LIVELY'S FLYBOX: A PORTFOLIO OF MODERN TROUT FLIES. By Chauncy Lively.

(1980) ND later reprint. 4to paperback (213 x 276mm). Pp96. B/w photographs.

Step-by-step tyings of imitative trout flies. Mayflies, stoneflies, sedges,midges and terrestrials; dry flies and nymphs. Well illustrated with black and white photographs. Contents include; nymphs - March brown, a sulphur nymph, dark Isonychia, Paraleptophlebia, Tricorythodes, snow bank nymph, a Hendrickson nymph, blackwing, a dragonfly nymph; mayfly duns and spinners - sulphur duns, March brown dun, palmer Cahill dun, Paraletophlebia adoptiva dun, a Hendrickson spinner, a Tricorythodes spinner, an upwing Tricorythodes, an Isonychia spinner, the blue-winged olive dun, the Baetis spinners, the green drake dun, the coffin-fly spinner, the great red spinner; adult stoneflies and caddisflies - the little black stonefly, the Michigan stone, the egg-laying stonefly, an early black caddis, a parachute sedge; minutiae of the Order Diptera - a fore-and-aft gnat, the straddle-legged midge, the speckled midge; terrestrial insects and a maverick pattern - the quill-back beetle, the quill-back Japanese beetle, the horse fly, the carpenter ant, an upwing ant, the spent black ant, the quill-back cricket, the single-hank 'hopper, the flexi-inchworm, the flexi-orange mayfly. Though the only date within the book is 1980 this is actually a later reprint.
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Book Code
917
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Author Lively (Chauncy).
Book Code 917
ISBN 0811720780 / 0811720780
Book Description Fine new copy.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1980
Publisher Stackpole.
Place Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.