The Complete Book of Western Hatches: An Angler's Entomology and Fly Pattern Field Guide (Signed)
Portland, Oregon: Frank Amato Publications, 1981.
Limited First Edition. Hardcover.
#13 of a limited edition of 250 copies. Signed by both authors on half-title.
With a foreword by "Polly" Rosborough; Illustrations by Richard Bunse and Paul Mooney; Flies Tied by Dave McNeese; Photos of Flies by Russ Davies; Cover Photo by Russ Davies.
Fly fisher's entomology and fly pattern field guide with detailed information about major insect families and hatching patterns of various species of insects. Specific imitative fly patterns are suggested. Contains 365 photos and 41 illustrations; 24 color plates demonstrate all major insect families in various stages of development as foods for trout. Fly-tying instructions are given for each.Item #900673
8-1/2 x 11-1/8, silver decorated and titled burgundy leatherette, grey endpapers, 223pp, glossary, biblio., biological supply houses, index, fully illus.
Fine in lightly rubbed dust wrapper and protective mylar.