A very nice copy and jacket. The book has one red line on botttom of page edges, and a separation about 2 inches down along binding at title page. Jacket is lightly worn with small closed edge tear on front bottom and few fingerprints showing on light yellowish paper. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Art of Tying the Wet Fly and Fishing the...
Publisher: Crown Pub.
Publication Date: 1975
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Crown Publishers, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very good blue cloth in a very good dust jacket, not price clipped, some rubbing, in a mylar cover. Complete and lucid instructions on how to select and use each of the many materials and tools needed for expert fly dressing, and the down-to-earth instructions on tying the proved Leisenring patterns are accompanied by helpful line drawings and photographs. Bookseller Inventory # 000808
Book Description Crown Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Bookseller Inventory # G0517503379I3N00
Book Description Crown, NY, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Not First Edition; Fifth Printing. Blue cloth, slight edge rubbing. DJ is lightly soiled, with age toning on spine, common on this cream colored DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. A clean, bright, tight copy of this hard to find title ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 160 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 29720
Book Description Crown Publishing Group (NY), 1988. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0517503379
Book Description Crown Publishing Group, Incorporated, 1971. HARDCOVER Outdoors-Flytying . USED, Standard. Bookseller Inventory # 01978051750337902
Book Description Crown Publishing Group (NY), 1988. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP80118320
Book Description Crown Publishing Group (NY), 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 5th or later Edition. Near Fine in a Very Good jacket. 6th printing. 160pp 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 126580
Book Description Crown Publishing Group (NY), 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 0517503379. Bookseller Inventory # 671758
Book Description Crown Publishers, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Very nice copy from Private collection. Fourth printing, 1975, DJ with original $4.50 price. Blue cloth, spine titled in silver. Dust Jacket has( 2) 3/8" tear on top spine. Removable mylar cover. Inside page has pencil writing in top right corner. "new, 4.50", Inside pages are clean, bright and crisp. First published in 1941 as "The art of tying the wet fly." Jim Leisenring, was the towering figure in American wet -fly fishing. Vernon S. (Pete) Hidy was his friend and pupil who later perfected many of his techniques. B/w photographs and illustrations. Photos on request. Bookseller Inventory # 000110
Book Description Crown Publishers. New York. (1971) 1977 5th printing. Small 8vo (130 x 193mm). Pp159. B/w photographs and illustrations. Blue cloth, spine titled in silver. Top corner slightly bumped else nice clean copy. Good-plus in slightly bumped but clean, complete dust-wrapper. First published in 1941 as "The art of tying the wet fly." Jim Leisenring, who died in 1951, was the towering figure in American wet -fly fishing - the "Skues of America." Vernon S. (Pete) Hidy was his friend and pupil who later perfected many of his techniques. Chapters include: The art of tying the wet fly: The art of fly tying; Tying silk; Wax; The hook; Hackle; Body materials; Spinning a body; Wing material; My method of tying a fly; Nymphs; Fly patterns and dressings; Fishing a wet fly. The art of fishing the flymph: The flymph phenomenon; The dry fly and the flymph - a parallel; Fishing the flymph. Bookseller Inventory # 34784