The Resource Fly and the Fish, (electronic resource)

Fly and the Fish, (electronic resource)

Label
Fly and the Fish
Title
Fly and the Fish
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The classic book from a revered artist and fly-tying master. An internationally renowned artist, John Atherton (1900-1952) was also a legend in the world of fly fishing. This lost classic, originally published in 1961, combines his evocative memoirs of Vermont fishing expeditions with practical directions for fly-tying. Atherton's reminiscences and instructions are complemented by his exquisite sketches of tools and scenes from the angler's life. The author's wife, artist Maxine Atherton, notes in her introduction that in addition to his skills as an accomplished artist and fine sportsman John Atherton was a romantic realist, whose exuberant outbursts of wonder over natural phenomena celebrated our planet's everyday magic. Indeed, Atherton's work was featured in the Museum of Modern Art's 1943 exhibition of American Realists and Magic Realists. On a more practical note, Maxine Atherton adds that the Impressionistic fly patterns such as those featured in this book have worked wonders for her fishing, fooling trout in rivers throughout North America and Europe
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Atherton, John
Dewey number
799.12/4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Fly fishing
  • Flies, Artificial
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Fly and the Fish, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11836405
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11836405
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11836405
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11836405
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fly and the Fish, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11836405
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11836405
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11836405
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11836405
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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