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Matching the Hatch Stillwater River & Stream Book

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This completely revised and updated pocket edition with 278 enlarged colour photos will help you choose suitable flies to match any hatch and will also suggest how to fish them in a way that will catch fish.

Many of the top experts on flyfishing and flytying agreed to tie flies for Matching the Hatch; in most instances the flies illustrated are their own designs which have now become standard patterns used throughout the world - Jon Beer, Brian Clarke, Alice Conba, Donald Downs, Peter Gathercole, Malcolm Greenhalgh, Melvin Grey, Derek Hoskin, Nigel Jackson, Charles Jardine, Steffan Jones, Peter Masters, Guy Mawle, Peter O'Reilly, Steve Parton, Neil Patterson, John Riegen, Andrew Ryan, Bernard Venables, Conrad Voss Bark, John Wilshaw and Davy Wotton.

  • Trout and the creatures they feed on have not changed, although entomological science has renamed some species. In this revised and updated pocket edition the author has adopted nomenclature used by the Natural History Museum and by colleagues in the Riverfly Partnership.
  • Simply an outstanding reference book - a must for all fishermen.
  • Softcover
  • 224 pages
  • 278 enlarged colour photographs


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