Details 61 fly patterns: Partridge and Orange, Iron Blue Dun, and many more historically proven flies Ten new chapters on tiny soft hackles and how to tie them New color photos of 38 tiny soft hacklesSylvester Nemes is singlehandedly responsible for the popularity of the soft-hackled fly in American fly fishing today. The Soft-Hackled Fly, Nemes's first book, written in 1975, was the catalyst for the resurgence. Now revised with ten new chapters on tiny flies and full-color photos, Nemes shares colorful experiences at home and abroad, the history of the soft-hackled fly, and illustrated step-by-step instructions for tying the flies. He also describes his technique of fishing the flies.About the Author:
Sylvester Nemes is author of The Soft-Hackled Fly Addict and Two Centuries of Soft-Hackled Flies. He lives in Bozeman, Montana.
On Sylvester Nemes and his books:
"Sylvester Nemes is or ought to be known as the practitioner, patron saint, and propagandist of the soft-hackled fly."
--Christopher Camuto, Gray's Sporting Journal