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E book source for 19th century fly tying publications


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#1 Noahguide

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Posted 11 December 2019 - 11:10 AM

I stumbled across the Fishing Museum online site. They have a section for downloading digitized text from the old masters.
Site is at:
http://www.fishingmu...uk/library.html

Included are
Halford - Floating Flies and How to Dress Them 1886
Ogden - Ogden on Fly Tying 1887
and others.
I'm generally not a fan of e-readers (my wife owns a bookstore), but I found it an interesting read. Plus the images of the pages, not e -text was easier to read.

#2 redietz

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Posted 11 December 2019 - 11:44 AM

And Pritt and Theakston!


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#3 flytire

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Posted 11 December 2019 - 12:27 PM

and another place for old tying books

 

https://archive.org/


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#4 Mike West

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Posted 11 December 2019 - 07:52 PM

and another place for old tying books
 
https://archive.org/

So what.Category are they under?