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North Country Flies

A small selection of the many books available on North Country Flies – NB some of the books e.g. the Chetham are only available in facsimile form on the WWW

Please check out the “online books” section in the bibliography – there are some amazing books on the www and all for free – which must please our Yorkshire members

The Angler’s Vade Mecum – James Chetham – 1681
The Angler’s Manual – John Turton – 1836
The Fly Fisher’s Entomology – Alfred Ronalds – 1836
British Angling Flies – Michael Theakston – 1853
The Practical Fly-Fisher – John Jackson – 1854
North Country Flies – T.E. Pritt – 1885
The Practical Angler – W. C. Stewart – 1857
A Quaint Treatise On Flees and the Art of Artyfichal Flee Making – W.H. Aldam 1876
Brook And River Trouting – Edmonds and Lee – 1916
Modern Trout Fly Dressing – Roger Woolley – 1932
Fly Fishing, A North Country Tradition – Leslie Magee – 1977
The Fly Tying of Harold Howorth – Douglas C. Townsend – 1980
A Handbook of North Country Trout Flies – Roger Fogg – 1988
Reccommended Flies for the River Wharfe – Jim Wynn 1992
Bright Stream of Memory – Geoffrey Bucknall – 1997
The Spider Guide – Malcolm Greenhalgh – 2000
A Fly Fisherman’s Manual – Malcolm Greenhalgh – 2003
Angling With The Fly – J.N.Watson – 2008

Fishing Flies A Guide to Flies From Around the World– Malcolm Greenhalgh – 2009