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Good Flies Favorite Trout Patterns and How They Got That Way by John Gierach

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Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English


  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Fishing - Flytying/Lures,
  • Sports & Recreation / Fishing,
  • Fishing - General,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8901378M
ISBN 101599212153
ISBN 109781599212159

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Good Flies book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A great writer, some great flies--and more practical and amusing observat /5.   Good Flies is enriched with fishing stories and observations from days astream and days at his vise, all in Gierach's inimitable style: rambling a little, following this thread and that, always full of wit and deft experience, with a plain-spoken style that has made him America's favorite fly-fishing author. Every John Gierach fan will /5(41).   Good Flies finds Gierach behind the fly-tying vise, sorting through his neck feathers and homemade bodkins in an effort to make sense of his own fly-tying tendencies within the larger, centuries-old tradition. "Tying our own flies is where many of us go off the deep end in fly fishing," he admits in the introduction as a caveat emptor/5(41).   out of 5 stars Good FLies; not a traditional Gierach book. Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. The book is basically a rant on different flies and how they differ and what you can do and shouldn't do to them. Informative and interesting but it's not a typical John Gierach book like you've read before/5(41).

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