THE HARDY BOOK OF FLIES.

THE HARDY BOOK OF FLIES.

FIFTY POPULAR FLIES AND HOW TO TIE THEM. VOLUME TWO. By Tom Stewart.

FIFTY POPULAR FLIES AND HOW TO TIE THEM. VOLUME TWO. By Tom Stewart.

FIFTY POPULAR FLIES AND HOW TO TIE THEM. VOLUME ONE. By Tom Stewart.

(1962) 1960's reprint. 8vo paperback (140 x 215mm). Pp111. B/w photographs, illustrations.

"First published in the game fishing magazine Trout and Salmon, these articles, and the sketches that go with them, aroused a great deal of interest among readers of that publication. It is in response to the popular demand from these readers to have the articles reproduced in book form that the present volume has been prepared. ...Some of the more famous varieties in each volume are: Greenwell's Glory, Wickham's Fancy, Mallard and Claret, thunder and Lightning, Coachman, Pope's Nondescript, Durham Ranger, Hairy Mary, Tup's Indispensable, Shrimp Fly, Lunn's Particular, Jock Scott." Four volumes were issued in the end, "four books, each containing instructions and hints for dressing a widely varied series of fifty flies. The books were produced in response to the popular demand for republication of Tom Steuart's regular articles in Trout and Salmon. The famous varieties in each series include: SERIES 1: Greenwell's Glory, Wickham's Fancy, Mallard and Claret, Thunder and Lightening, Coachman, Pope's Nondescript, Durham Ranger, Hairy Mary, Tup's Indisensable, Shrimp Fly, Lunn's Particular, Jock Scott. SERIES 2: Watson's Fancy, Gravel Bed, cinnamon Sedge, Dunkeld, Wormfly, Pheasant Tail, Blue Upright, Gold-Ribbed Hare's Ear, Rough Olive, Corixa, The Hoolet, Red Ant. SERIES 3: Blue doctor, Red Sedge, Orange Quill, Parmachen Belle, Amber Nymph, Muddler Minnow, Black Lure, Iron Blue Dun, White Moth, Treacle Parkin, Teal and Black, Silver Doctor. SERIES 4: Governor, Infallible, Waterhen and Black, Slater, Driffield Dun, Half Stone, Prince Charlie, Green Peter, Beacon Beige, Gold Zulu, Sooty Olive, Hawthorne.
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Book Code
3147
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Author Stewart (Tom).
Book Code 3147
ISBN 0510224016 / 0510224016
Book Description Good copy.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1964
Publisher A Trout and Salmon Book.
Place Peterborough.