SILK, FUR AND FEATHER: THE TROUT-FLY DRESSER'S YEAR. By

SILK, FUR AND FEATHER: THE TROUT-FLY DRESSER'S YEAR. By "V.C." Being a reprint in book form of a series of articles published in the "Fishing Gazette." First edition.

THE TROUT FLY DRESSER'S CABINET OF DEVICES, OR HOW TO TIE FLIES FOR TROUT  AND GRAYLING FISHING. By the late H.G. McClelland.

THE TROUT FLY DRESSER'S CABINET OF DEVICES, OR HOW TO TIE FLIES FOR TROUT AND GRAYLING FISHING. By the late H.G. McClelland.

THE TROUT FLY DRESSER'S CABINET OF DEVICES, OR HOW TO TIE FLIES FOR TROUT AND GRAYLING FISHING. By the late H.G. McClelland. ("Athenian" of the "Fishing Gazette"). Fifth edition.

(1899) 1921 5th edition. Tall 16mo (95 x 167mm). Ppviii,137+ 3pp ads. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait and line drawings. Light green cloth backing mid-green paper-covered boards, spine titled in black. The title on the spine is simply How To Tie Flies For Trout And Grayling. H.G. McClelland.

"In him, the art of fly-dressing has lost, at a very early age, probably the most prolific, ingenious and inventive intellect of the century." (G.E.M. Skues in the Fishing Gazette). The cloth is simply titled, How to Tie Trout Flies. Chapters: On the exact imitation theory; On hooks; On materials; Dyeing, bleaching and other recipes; On the vice and tools; How to dress a wet fly; How to dress a dry fly; Parting observations and hints.
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Author McClelland (Harry G.). (1875-1898).
Book Code 3020
ISBN B001AW00L6
Book Description Wear and abrasion to board edges, spine slightly shaken, foxed, else good. .
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1921
Publisher The Fishing Gazette.
Place London.