THE SOFT-HACKLED FLY. By Sylvester Nemes. Limited Edition.

THE SOFT-HACKLED FLY. By Sylvester Nemes. Limited Edition.

TAFF PRICE'S STILLWATER FLIES. BOOK 1. A MODERN ACCOUNT OF NATURAL  HISTORY, FLYDRESSING AND FISHING TECHNIQUES.

TAFF PRICE'S STILLWATER FLIES. BOOK 1. A MODERN ACCOUNT OF NATURAL HISTORY, FLYDRESSING AND FISHING TECHNIQUES.

HOW TO TIE FLIES. By E.C. Gregg. The Barnes Sports Library.

(1940) 1940s reprint. 8vo (133 x 236mm). Ppxii,83. B/w photographs and illustrations. Stone coloured boards, upper board and spine titled in brown.

"If you have never taken a fish on a fly of your own making you have missed one of the great thrills of fishing. In this practical manual, the author, a recognized authority, describes the mehotds of construction used by the professional fly tier so that you can make your own flies in your own home." (Publisher's blurb). Chapters include: Introduction; Tools, hooks and materials - vice, pliers, scissors, hooks, quill bodies, herl bodies, hackles, tails, cheeks or shoulders, ribbing, wings, wax, tying silk; Bucktail streamers; Wet flies; Dry flies; Nymphs and their construction; Bass flies and feather streamers; Famous bucktail and feather streamers; Floating bugs and their construction, cork bodied bass bugs; Anglers' knots; My favourite flies; Standard dressings of 334 flies. This book is based on a booklet published by the author in 1935 which contained 24 pages of text and Standard Dressings of 334 Flies.
£4.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
3158
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Author Gregg (E.C).
Book Code 3158
ISBN No ISBN
Book Description Some foxing and staining. Good only, lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1946
Publisher A.S.Barnes.
Place New York.