Sports Books

Roberts, John: To Rise a Trout - revised edition - dry-fly fishing for trout on rivers and streams (13092)

The Crowood Press 1995
4to F+/F 865 gms
(Order reference 13092)

"A dry fly, properly fished, can bring more action and excitement than any other method of fishing. Here .is a comprehensive handbook for the serious trout fisherman." Chapters include: Trout senses; The trout's environment; Surface food - The trout's menu; The natural fly; The trout's view of the fly; Fishing the dry fly - Dry fly strategy; The art of representation; Dry fly design - The art of deception; Natural and artificial flies. There are also 36 pages of fly patterns with colour plates and a reasoned discussion of each.