MONTANA TROUT FLIES. A study, discussion and review of most of the popular trout flies that have been used in fishing the waters of Montana and other western states duruing a period extending from about 1915 to the 1980's. While essentially a pattern book, it also delves deeply into the origin and purpose of each fly, and, where appropriate, relates the artificial to its natural counterpart. Also includes BIG HOLE RIVER MEMORIES, history and reminiscence, and LAMENTS OF A RIVER RAT, a flyfisherman's conservation philosophy.

MONTANA TROUT FLIES. A study, discussion and review of most of the popular trout flies that have been used in fishing the waters of Montana and other western states duruing a period extending from about 1915 to the 1980's. While essentially a pattern book, it also delves deeply into the origin and purpose of each fly, and, where appropriate, relates the artificial to its natural counterpart. Also includes BIG HOLE RIVER MEMORIES, history and reminiscence, and LAMENTS OF A RIVER RAT, a flyfisherman's conservation philosophy.

By: Grant, George

Price: $270.00

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fine


-[Cat. 68-73. c-fc] No. 1167 of 1950 Numbered Copies. A comprehensive examination of Western fly patterns by the Sage of Montana. With a Signed Typed Letter from the author to the prior owner, and a 1992 newspaper cutout with pictures of Grant in 1933 and 1992. Book and inserts protected by an added mylar cover.

Title: MONTANA TROUT FLIES. A study, discussion and review of most of the popular trout flies that have been used in fishing the waters of Montana and other western states duruing a period extending from about 1915 to the 1980's. While essentially a pattern book, it also delves deeply into the origin and purpose of each fly, and, where appropriate, relates the artificial to its natural counterpart. Also includes BIG HOLE RIVER MEMORIES, history and reminiscence, and LAMENTS OF A RIVER RAT, a flyfisherman's conservation philosophy.

Author / Maker: Grant, George

Categories: 68,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Portland: Champoeg Press. 218 p. plus 7 Color Plates in pocket at back.: 1981

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Seller ID: 110134

Keywords: FLY TYING, WESTERN USA PATTERNS, MONTANA