KELSON, G.M. The Salmon Fly: How to Dress it and How to Use It. Published by the Author. c/o Messrs. Wyman & Sons, Limited. 1895.
4to. Sometime rebound in full blue morocco, t.e.g.; pp. xiv + 510 + xlv [advertisements]; 8 colour plates of flies, numerous other illustrations; spine a little sunned, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, a very good copy.
First edition. An exhaustive guide to fishing flies and equipment, with a final chapter on casting techniques. The plates are notable for their colour and detail.
Heckscher 1150. Hampton, p. 57: "Every possible and impossible fly is described."