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The Masters on the Dry Fly

2011/7/6 12:30
From Ephrata, PA
Posts: 1020
Just checked this book out of the library a few weeks back and finished it last night. I loved it. Anyone else read this work?

One of the most helpful articles was the one on fishing pocket water. I put several of those tactics into place this past weekend with some success.

Posted on: 2012/8/23 12:59

Re: The Masters on the Dry Fly

2006/11/20 10:08
Posts: 197
I read it many years ago and, truthfully, don't remember it very well. I guess I should re-read it. As I racall, a variety of well-known fishermen each wrote chapters about various aspects of dry-fly fishing.

Posted on: 2012/8/23 13:24

Re: The Masters on the Dry Fly

2011/7/6 12:30
From Ephrata, PA
Posts: 1020
You are correct.

Posted on: 2012/8/23 13:49

Re: The Masters on the Dry Fly and more

2009/1/11 23:54
From Pittsburgh
Posts: 100
The Masters on the Dry Fly gives a ’taste’ of the authors and dry fly fishing a small resume.
My favor ones from the Michael Migel edit are Haig-Brown, Zern, Wright. I enjoyed almost every article from the book. The other authors like: Richards, Wulff, and Schwiebert have special shelves in my library and to feed the inane bookish side of me I acquired almost every book they “produced”.

As a compendium books I also enjoyed “Fishermen’s Bounty” edited by Nick Lyons, published by 1970. This is a more ample spectrum of stories from the world of angling.

Posted on: 2012/8/31 20:03

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