Ireland on the Fly
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Book Club Ep #8: Collecting Irish fly fishing first editions

Book Club Ep #8: Collecting Irish fly fishing first editions

Fly fishing first editions

This week we’re turning our attention to first editions of Irish angling books.

The Ireland on the Fly Book Club is an important part of what we do here on the podcast and Muiris Huston, the medical contributor to the Irish times, is also a fly angler and fly fishing book collector and he joins us on the show to discuss the books everyone should have on their shelves.

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If you are interested in collecting, here are some websites that Muiris recommends:

And here is the RTE Archives story from 1968 about mayfly season on the Corrib that we were discussing:

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Mayfly Tactics Masterclass

For our latest Masterclass webinar on Thursday April 25th, international angler, guide and renowned fly tyer, Jackie Mahon, will be giving tips, advice and insights on the tactics to use for the coming mayfly season.

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