Author / Maker
Title ADVANCED FLY FISHING. Modern Concepts with Dry Fly, Streamer, Nymph, Wet Fly, and the Spinning Bubble.
Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition 1st Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Publisher Harrisburg: Stackpole Co. xiii + 268 p. 1953 1953
Illustrator Clyde Childress & Firman Bradway
Seller ID rnVAvo5014
8vo illus. by Clyde Childress & Firman Bradway. 2nd State with no Color Plate on front cover. -[CAT. 31-88 & 67-81.] - Burns was a newsman, AP correspondent, co-inventor of Day-Glo Fluorescent fly tying materials, Park Ranger, and sometimes instructor at Harvard. He was a member of Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club in San Francisco, and writes about exploits and techniques of many prominent members. He descibes his Lazy-S cast for a drag-free float; his chapter on "Steelhead and How!" discusses some of the California pioneeers in steelhead fishing. VG-F no DJ.