Stackpole Books. Mechanicsburg, PA, 1996 1st edition, 4to, Illust, 396pp, D/J, Colour paintings, illustrated by John Swan, colour photographs by Michael Radencich, bibliography. D/J, Completed by his daughter after his death, this is Joe Bates' last book. It contains the history and tying instructions for over 500 salmon fly patterns -classic to contemporary -in many variations. A handsome book enhanced by Radencich's stunning photography and John Swan's evocative illustrations. -Very Fine.