The Fly-tying Bible: 100 Deadly Trout and Salmon Flies in Step-by-step Photographs

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Barron's, 2003 - 256 oldal
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Avid sport fishermen will treasure this book—which is nearly as beautiful as the objects it describes. Fly-tying is a highly prized fisherman’s craft, but it’s also an art form, wonderfully captured in this volume’s hundreds of color photos. Each of 100 fly patterns is presented in a two-page spread: an enlarged photo and textual description on the left-hand page, complemented with a set of step-by-step, clearly captioned photos on the facing page. In addition, fishing enthusiasts will find sections on fly-tying tools and materials plus general instructions for getting started. The author, a well-known fly-tier and sport fisherman gives instructions on making traditional trout and salmon flies—all of them fish catchers of proven effectiveness in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. Examples vary in complexity, with patterns to fit every skill level from novice to expert fly-tier. Here are dry flies, nymphs and bugs, wet flies, streamers, and hairwings—a virtually complete selection of traditional and up-to-date examples of the art. The book’s hidden spiral binding keeps its pages opened flat, which makes it ideal for reference at the workbench. More than 600 color photos.

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A great fly tying manual

Felhasználói ismertető  - fishinstein - Overstock.com

This fly tying manual is easy to understand and has great step by step photos of each fly. I recommend this to any level of fly tier as a must have in your library. Teljes értékelés elolvasása

Fly tying bible

Felhasználói ismertető  - Chase - Borders

This book is full of great fly patterns and easy to follow instructions. Dry flies, wet flies, nymphs, and streamers. Teljes értékelés elolvasása

A szerzőről (2003)

Peter Gathercole is one of Britain’s leading fly-dressers and game-fishing writers and photographers. His articles and photos have appeared in many magazines, and his books include The Sotheby’s Guide to Fly-Fishing for Trout.

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