compleat angler, or, The contemplative man"s recreation

being a discourse of fish and fishing not unworthy the perusal of most anglers.
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Houghton Mifflin , Boston
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Other titlesCompleat angler, Contemplative man"s recreation
ContributionsRogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsSH433 .A1909
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6473395M
LC Control Number44028643

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The Laws of Angling.: FOURTH EDITION Small 8vo, approximately x 83 mm, 5½ x 3¼ inches, 10 small engravings of fish in the text, and 2 pages of the"Anglers Song", 1 page bound upside down as in all copies as intended, pages: xvi, DEDICATION BY IZAAC WALTON.

WONDERFUL BOOK FOR THE LOVER OF FISHING. ONE THAT CONSIDERS IT THE CONTEMPLATIVE MANS RECREATION. Izaak Walton (c. – 15 December ) was an English writer.

Best known as the author of The Compleat Angler, he also wrote a number of short biographies that have been collected under the title of Walton's Lives. THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION Author IZAAK WALTON; WITH INSTRUCTIONS ANGLING TROUT CHARLES COTTON; AMERICAN EDITOR GEO.

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Place of Publication NEW YORK Date. Editions for The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in : The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation.

The third edition much enlarged: Third edition. First 8 words of title are engraved within a cartouche of dolphins and fish, 10 small copperplate engravings of fish in text, 2 pages (, P3v-P4r) of words and music for "The Angler's Song," the bass voice printed upside down, 3 woodcut initials and head and tail.

The Complete Angler by Isaac Walton, published inedited by Moses Brown. Twelvemo, xxiv,[],8 Index. Bound in period brown calf, gilt title and decorative works on spine. Gilt top edge, with red toning to gilt. Cracking to front joints, but stable and firm. Clean pages throughout. Ten plates by Moses.

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[6], pp, [1], original full morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, spine in six panels, title to second panel, illustrator to third, remaining panels with central fish device, all in gilt.

Covers with outer double fillet bordering roll and single fillet frame, fish corner pieces joined by dotted roll and an inner single fillet frame, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, t.e.g., marbled. The Compleat Angler, Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation (Book): Walton, Izaak: First published inthis literary and nature classic offers a primer on fishing as well as a celebration of the sport's spirit with verse, song and folklore, moral reflections, and timeless wisdom.

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