Floating Flies And How To Dress Them by Frederic M Halford
Brand: HALFORD, Frederic M
FLOATING FLIES AND HOW TO DRESS THEM by F M Halford
One of Halford's best-known titles. Very scarce, this 1886 first edition is in hallf leather and marbled boards. Raised bands and gilt titles to the spine. 136pp before publisher and other ads. Very tight and clean. Probably rebound more recently with new endpapers. Some spotting. Beautifully illustrated with drawings of flies that are protected by tissue paper.
Subtitled 'A Treatise On The Most Modern Methods Of Dressing Artificial Flies For Trout And Grayling. With Full Illustrated Directions And Containing Ninety Hand-Coloured Engravings Of The Most Killing Patterns Together With A Few Hints To Dry-Fly Fishermen', this copy is in VG condition. Published by Sampsion Low Marston, Searle and Rivington.
Published - 1886
Edition - 1st
Condition - VG
DJ - n/a