Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Tell the Publisher!
Id like to read this book on Kindle

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

The Essential G.E.M. Skues [Hardcover]

Kenneth Robson


Available from these sellers.


Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Hardcover --  

Book Description

Nov 1998
George Edward Mackenzie Skues fished from boyhood until he was 87, and became an expert in every aspect of fly fishing including entomology, fly dressing and fly patterns, and fly fishing techniques, methods and tactics. This book collects together some of Skues's best writings on fly fishing.
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Product details


More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Index | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

Sell a Digital Version of This Book in the Kindle Store

If you are a publisher or author and hold the digital rights to a book, you can sell a digital version of it in our Kindle Store. Learn more

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on Amazon.co.uk.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 5.0 out of 5 stars  2 reviews
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Must have if you love the history of fly fishing 1 July 2008
By T. Russo - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
Skues was there at the beginning of modern fly fishing and had a major impact on its development. It's a pleasure listening (reading) how he discovered different methods to fish, how he developed his flies, his relationship with his fly rod, and, most important, how he developed nymph fishing. His evident enthusiasm is part of the charm of this book.

The background insights regarding fishing in England during those years and the correspondence with American fly fisherman, make this a wonderful historical read as well.

I can't recommend it enough.

Capt Tom
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant 12 Sep 2011
By R. L. - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
Wonderful introduction to Skuse, his world, and his preeminent place in the history of fly fishing. Ordered a USED copy from the UK and it was so well worth it.

If you've made your way to this title, then you really shouldn't hesitate. It's your loss, frankly...
Were these reviews helpful?   Let us know

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback