Young, Paul H. -- Making and Using the Fly and Leader


For sale here is a special hardcover example of "Making and Using the Fly and Leader by legendary rodmaker Paul H. Young. The book is signed by Mr. Young and addressed to Hazel Johnson, fly tyer for the Paul H. Young Rod Co. The book is in very good condition. One page has detached from the spine but remains present.

Detroit, Michigan. Privately published. 1938. Third Edition. 8vo. (8 x 5 ½). 111 pp. including appendix to fly patterns. Line drawings. Includes chapters on fly tying, materials, leaders, lines, casting, tackle, stream tactics, etc. The book is spiral bound in the original red cloth with gilt titles on the front cover.

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