THE COMPLETE SALMON FISHER: VOLUME TWO. SALMON ON THE FLY. By Malcolm  Greenhalgh.

THE COMPLETE SALMON FISHER: VOLUME TWO. SALMON ON THE FLY. By Malcolm Greenhalgh.

THOMAS and BRAY'S STILLWATER FLY SWOTTER. By Gareth Thomas and Nick Bray.

THOMAS and BRAY'S STILLWATER FLY SWOTTER. By Gareth Thomas and Nick Bray.

DICK WALKER'S TROUT FISHING: ON RIVERS AND STILLWATERS. By Richard Walker.

1997 1st edition. 8vo (155 x 225mm). Ppviii,151. B/w photographs. Green boards, spine titled in gilt.

A good collection of articles on trout fishing by one of the greatest anglers of the 20th century. Chapters include: Catching your trout; Advice for beginners; Casting and accuracy; Fly lines; tackle improvements; Hooks and holding power; leaders; End of the Mayfly; Fishing coloured water; Selective breeding; Artificially bred trout; Hen fish and cock fish; Pre-season preparation; Cooking your trout; The evening rise; Coming short. Fly tying; Fluorescent materials and fly-tying; Different ways of tying dry flies; Mayflies; Mayfly nymphs; Chalk-stream patterns; Flies for the Test; Different types of fly; Buzzers; Tying your own flies; Land insects; Damsel Fly - dry; Leaded nymphs; Dry flies; tandem lures; Points of difference; Sedges; floating flies. How to cast; Detecting takes; Big reservoirs; Nymph fishing on running waters; Feeling for the fish; Caenis-hatch tactics; Wading; Tactics for high noon; How to dap; Static sunk flies; Loch-style fishing; fishing a flat calm; Dry fly and drag; Moving that fly; Fishing across the wind; Constant-speed retrieve; Early-season fishing; Hook-hold failures.
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Book Code
1708
More Information
Author Walker (Richard Stuart). (1918-1985)
Book Code 1708
ISBN 1853108367 / 1853108367
Book Description Fine in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1997
Publisher Swan Hill Press.
Place Shrewsbury, Shropshire.