The Science of Dry Fly Fishing.

Shaw, Fred G.

Published by Bradbury, Agnew, & Co. Ld., London, England, 1906
Condition: Collectible-Fine Hardcover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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THE TRUE (AND RARE) FIRST EDITION. xii, 142 pages; xxviii pages of ads (half in front, half in back with index); photo illustrations; bound in green cloth (7 1/2 x 9 1/8 inch) with three color illustration and title on the front cover and black lettering on the spine. Fred Shaw was a champion trout fly fisherman in 1904 and wrote this book for others interested in the sport. A very informative guide which includes: How to cast a trout fly; where to cast a trout fly; about the fly, the trout, and the rise; hints on breeding trout and on fishing matters generally; and the necessities of the trout fisherman. The photo illustrations are a great aid to understand the proper way to fly fish. Bookseller Inventory # 11818

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Title: The Science of Dry Fly Fishing.

Publisher: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co. Ld., London, England

Publication Date: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Fine

Edition: First Edition

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We guarantee the accuracy of our descriptions, our secure packaging and our timely mailing. We do not send pictures or scans. Barry Cassidy Rare Books 2005 T Street Sacramento, CA 95811-6823 bcrbooks@ix.netcom.com 916-456-6307 Barry Cassidy, Owner and Operator


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