2 Vols, XXXXVII 259 pages, AEG, 12 colour plates of flys and materials, limited to 50 special bound de luxe copies, this copy unnumbered incorporating a fly in sunken mount and notes by Henrik Strandgaard bound in full dark blue morroco. The Amazing Mr Blacker by Henrik Strandgaard limited to 125 copies, this copy unnumbered bound in full bonded leather, presented in silk lined drop over buckram box. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Blackers Art Of Fly Making, The Amazing Mr ...
Éditeur : The Flyfishers Classic Library
Date d'édition : 1994
Edition : 1st thus Edn,
Description du livre Devon, England. The Flyfisher's Classic Library. 1994. Deluxe Edition. Two Volumes. Matching number 27 of 50 copies. 8vo. (9 x 6). Blacker's Art of Fly Making, 259 pp. The Amazing Mr. Blacker, 12 pp. With Blacker's size 3/0 'The Spirit Fly', dressed by Henrik Strandgaard mounted within a recessed oval inside the front cover of Blacker's Art of Fly Making. This fly is exquisitely dressed. Color plates showing many salmon and trout fly patterns as well as step-by-step tying color plates. The Amazing Mr. Blacker written by Henrik Strandgaard is an excellent biography of William Blacker and his flies. Both volumes bound in full black morocco with gilt titles and decorations. Marbled end sheets. Both volumes are in a drop-back black cloth case lined in silk moiré with gilt titles. A beautiful set of books. Both fine in a fine case. N° de réf. du libraire 007497