FLIES FOR TROUT. By Dick Stewart and Farrow Allen.

FLIES FOR TROUT. By Dick Stewart and Farrow Allen.

THE FLY TYER'S PRIMER. By Dick Talleur.

THE FLY TYER'S PRIMER. By Dick Talleur.

MASTERING THE ART OF FLY-TYING. By Richard W. Talleur.

1979 1st edition. Large 4to (221 x 286mm). Pp223. Colour plates, b/w photographs, illustrations. Blue boards, spine and upper board titled in silver. Foreword by Ernest Schwiebert.

"Here at last is a direct route to advanced fly-tying skills! Dick Talleur demonstrates a new approach to learning at the vise in over 30 illustrated hands-on lessons. Here are nymph, streamer, and dry fly patterns that emphasize refined fly-tying skills - not just a series of isolated techniques. Talleur's programmed instructions accompanied by hundreds of illustrations guarantees the tier not just a few new patterns, but a real understanding of fly-tying procedures." Chapters include: Assessing the essential tools; Hackle; Hooks; Three vital thread-handling techniques; The Quill Gordon dry fly; The Adams; The Gray Fox Variant; The Dorothea Gunn Cut-wing Parachute; The Hendrickson Thorax v-hackle; The Leadwing Coachwing wet fly and nymph; The Dark Cahill wet fly; The Orange Fish-Hawk wet fly; The Grouse and Green wet fly; The Hare's Ear nymph; The March Brown nymph, weighted; The Perla Stonefly nymph; The Black Ghost Streamer; The Blacknosed Dace Bucktail; The Hornberg Streamer; The Muddler Minnow; The Alternative; The T-Bone; The Hendrickson Spent; The Gangle-legs Dry Fly; The Dry Hare's Ear; The Haystack; The Beady-Eye; thoughts on the future of fly-tying.
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Book Code
976
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Author Talleur (Richard W.). (1931-2011).
Book Code 976
ISBN 0811709078 / 0811709078
Book Description Fine in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1979
Publisher Stackpole Books.
Place Harrisburg, PA.