SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF THE DETTES: A CATSKILL LEGEND, ONE OF ONLY 26 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ALL THREE MEMBERS OF THE "FIRST FAMILY OF CATSKILL FLY FISHING," IN DELUXE IMPORTED CALF BINDING AND HOUSED IN A SPECIALLY DESIGNED WALNUT SLIPCASE WITH INSET SHADOW BOX DISPLAYING FOUR HAND-TIED FLIES BY THE DETTES FAMILY
LEISER, Eric. The Dettes. Fishkill, New York, 1992.
Signed limited first edition of this photo-illustrated biography of the Dettes family of professional fly-tiers, letter "O" of only 26 copies signed by the author as well as Walt, Winnie, and Mary Dette, the "First Family of Catskill Fly Tying," with this deluxe edition specially designed by Joan Stoliar, handbound in imported calfskin, and specially housed in a slipcase designed by Don Leydon from black walnut with an inset shadow box displaying four hand-tied flies by the Dettes illustrating the stages in tying the Hendickson fly, mounted with an excerpt for Smedley's Fly Patterns and their Origins. $2500.