FLY FISHING FOR GRAYLING. By John Roberts.

FLY FISHING FOR GRAYLING. By John Roberts.
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Author Roberts (John).
Book Code 48089
ISBN 1900318113
Book Description Slight use, good-plus. Hint of spine-fading to used dust-wrapper. No. 832 of 1250 copies, signed and numbered by the author.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1999
Publisher Excellent Press.
Place Ludlow, Shropshire.
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1999 1st edition. Large 8vo (174 x 252mm). Ppx,150. Colour photographs, bibliography. Edition limited to 1250 signed and numbered copies. Blue boards.

"This is an authoritative book of the greatest value to all grayling fishermen". Chapters include: Grayling: A personal view; The facts of life [habitat, distribution, lifecycle]; Food [caddis, shrimps, midges, terrestrials, reed smuts, stoneflies, ephemeroptera]; Fly fishing methods [dry fly fishing, the Klinkhamer special, fishing the caddis hatches, fancy dry flies, dry fly presentation]; Subsurface fly fishing [bug fishing, the leadhead nymph, fishing the caseless caddis, Polish and Czech short nymphing, traditional nymphing, wet flies and spiders, minor tactics]; Recommended grayling flies. Appendix A: A list of grayling rivers in Britain. Appendix B: Grayling growth rates. This first edition was limited to 1250 signed and numbered hardback copies. An undated paperback edition was printed in 2005.

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