,[colophon/limitation] , xi-xiv, , 1-462, [16 pp color plates], 463-494 pp. Limited edition of 250 copies. Bound In quarter dark blue pigskin and dark blue cloth, with marbled endpapers and silver titles, with front cover having a slightly recessed paper label. In a light gray cloth slipcase. With a sunken mount fly tyed by the author married to the front free endpaper. Slipcase: some minor soiling Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 410009
Synopsis: This full and brilliant book is the classic on fly fishing for steelhead trout. It is the culmination of a lifetime of study by the world's finest writer on the species. Steelhead Fly Fishing offers practical advice on all aspects of the sport. There are exceptional chapters on the fish itself, the tackle and techniques used to pursue it under diverse circumstances, and such great steelhead rivers as the Deschutes, the Dean, the North Umpqua, the Bulkley, the Rogue, and the Babine. Also included are memorable profiles of the modern masters and the fly patterns they developed. The color insert, black-and-white photographs, and fine line drawings by Loren D. Smith help make this a must for all steelhead flyfishers. (81/2 X 11, 512 pages, color photos, b&w photos, illustrations, tables)
From the Publisher: The most complete and authoritative book on steelhead fishing. Black-and-white photographs throughout. 16-page color insert.
Title: Steelhead Fly Fishing
Publisher: Lyons & Burford
Publication Date: 1991
Binding: Quarter Leather
Illustrator: Loren Smith
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket: As Issued
Signed: Signed by Author
Edition: First Edition.
Book Type: Limited Edition
Book Description Lyons Pr, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Loren Smith (illustrator). 1st Edition. complete number line - 1st printing therefore 1st edition, Inscribed to a former owner - Signed and Dated "12/8/94" on half title page, light soiling to top/bottom edges with a touch of very light/faint foxing to fore edge of text block, mylar enclosed dj shows light edge wear with very light soiling - a 11/2" tape-repaired tear to bottom left at fold to spine of front panel - a 1/4" tear top left of rear panel, original price intact, in addition to drawings are black & white and color photographs. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # BBR-591-C
Book Description Lyons Pr, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Comes in near fine condition with dust jacket. DJ in mylar sleeve and little to no shelf-wear. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # ABE-1525214631382