Guide to Salmon Flies
|SIZE:||235 x 165 mm|
|INSIDE:||47 colour pages, 3 line drawings|
With almost 400 salmon flies from the major countries where salmon are found, A Guide to Salmon Flies is a most comprehensive source book. The dressing for each fly is given in detail with information on its use, its history or its design, with an accompanying colour photograph.
The book is divided into thirteen sections including: Historic and classic flies Local traditional styles and the development of modern patterns The flies used in North America, Scandinavia, Iceland, Spain, France and Great Britain Descriptions are given of tubes and Waddingtons; dibbling, wake flies, droppers and loch flies; dry flies; nymphs; and grubs, shrimps and prawns Individual styles of some well-known fly tyers are detailed
Reissue of this classic for 2007RRP: £25