STACKPOLE BOOKS, August 2004
Binding Type: Hardcover
The world's leading fly tiers have contributed their own unique flies & fly-tying advice. 500+ different patterns with origins, distinguishing features, & tying details. Catalog of flies with color photos & full dressings for each fly. 400+ color illus.; 8x11 inches, 224 pgs.
* The most popular type of flies used by salmon and steelhead anglers today
* Over 500 different patterns with origins, distinguishing features, and tying details
* Catalog of flies with color photos and full dressings for each fly
The world's leading fly tiers have contributed their own unique flies and fly-tying advice to this guide to the most widely-used flies for salmon and steelhead. Chris Mann's remarkable computer graphics convey the flies with clinical precision and color accuracy. He has selected over 500 of the best hairwing flies, based on those submitted by leading fly tiers from around the world. This book will inspire fly tiers to try a whole range of exciting new patterns, tying techniques, colors, and materials.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Chris Mann trained as a graphic designer and specialized in software development. He is the author of Shrimp & Spey Flies for Salmon and Steelhead (0-8117-1428-4) and Beginner's Guide to Flytying with Terry Griffiths (1-57188-184-0).