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Dry Fly Entomology. A brief description of LeadingTypes of Natural Insects serving as food for trout and grayling. With the100 Best Patterns of Floating Flies and The Various Methods of DressingThem. By Frederick M. Halford. Edition De Luxe, Limited to 100 Copies,No. 51. (& Signed by the Author). Frederic M. Halford.
London. Vinton& Co, 1897. - 4to, 28cm, The First Edition, limited to 100 numbered andsigned copies, this being #51, on each title page. In 2 volumes,x,314,[1] & v2 being the 12 special mount plates and 1p ad., printed onlaid rag paper. With 18 wood engraved and 10 hand-colored etched plates,plus numerous illustrations in text; Vol. II contains 100 flies in 12recessed card mounts. Bound in the original full dark green morocco gilttitles on the spine and upper cover, bevelled boards, wide gilt innerdentelles, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. & deckled on the fore and bottomedges on volume one, a.e.g., on volume two, some slight edge wear, andsome slight foxing verso of the title page in v2, but for this title, afine set. W&S Supplement, p246; [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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