By: HUGHES, Dave.
ID No.: 4007
Books Mechanicsville 1995 1st Edn. . 8vo Illust 226p. D/J. Black and white sketches and photographs and
colour plates. A comprehensive look at the wet fly. The book is divided into parts. The first, Subsurface Success, looks at the SubSurface Fly
and the Natural insect, Looking into
Literature, How it Happened in America, and Soft Hackles,Flymphs, Winged Wets
and Fuzzy Nymphs. The
second part, Tying Effective Subsurface Flies, looks at tying Soft-Hackles Flies,
Wingless Wets(Flymphs), Traditional Wingd Wets, and Tying Fuzzy Nymphs. The third part, Subsurface Methods, looks at Tackle, Fishing the surface annd just
below, Mid Depths, Four Men and Their Methods, and Small Creeks. The final part, The Subsurface Fly and the
Natural Insect, looks at the Mayfly, the Caddis, the Stonefly, tching Midges,
Alders and other,. He concludes wirg a
section of Arriving at your own Patterns. Illustrations by Richard Bunse and Colour plates by Jim Stollmeyer. -As new.