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The Fly-Tying Bible: 100 Deadly Trout and Salmon Flies in Step-By-Step Photographs
Avid sport fishermen will treasure this book which is nearly as beautiful as the objects it describes. Fly-tying is a highly prized fisherman s craft, but it s also an art form, wonderfully captured in this volume s hundreds of color photos. Each of 100 fly patterns is presented in a two-page spread: an enlarged photo and textual description on the left-hand page, compleme ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published March 1st 2003 by Barron's Educational Series
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Anyone interested in tying their own flies should really give this book a shot. It is extremely informative. It ranges from the basics to the advanced and the written allows even the most novice fly tier to feel comfortable. The only issue I had was that there were several 'popular' flies that weren't in this book. I'm assuming this is due to the fact that there are several thousands of flies out there and everyone has their own favorite. Great book.