Fishing with the Fly (The Orvis-Cheney Collection)
by Charles F. Orvis
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co, 1895. Cloth. Very Good +. Collected by C.F. Orvis. A clean, well-preserved copy of the 1895 printing (the original printing was 1883) of this classic in late 19th century angling literature. Solid and VG+ in its olive-green cloth, with bright gilt-titling and design along the front panel and spine. Very light creasing to the preliminaries and along several page edges. 12mo, (15) color plates thruout showcasing samples of the hand-made flies from the Orvis-Cheney collection, which was housed in Manchester, Vermont. (Inventory #: 16505)
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