Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; , xii, 174,  pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Bill Elliott
First edition/first printing in Fine condition in about Fine dust-jacket, lightly toned interior, minute area of wear to top edge, no chips or tears. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.
Stoneflies, aquatic insects of the order Plecoptera, are an important food for trout. This authoritative and comprehensive book gives anglers all the information needed on tactics and techniques for fishing imitation stoneflies. Also gives complete, detailed instructions on how to tie the nymph and adult patterns. Fully illustrated with drawings, plus black-and-white and color photographs. (From the cover) ; B&W Illustrations and Photographs.