- a booklike case for artificial flies.
Origin of fly book
First recorded in 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for fly book
His rod and fly-book were but pretexts—his object was solitude.Guy Deverell, v. 1 of 2
Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The Major (on his way to try for the big trout, and pondering on his fly-book).Mr. Punch With Rod and Gun
It occurred to me while I was sitting there that perhaps you might like to see my fly-book.Pan
A fly-book will be needed to contain flies and also leaders.
Fill your fly-book and stick them all over the crown of your hat.The Determined Angler and the Brook Trout