THE COMPLEAT ANGLER, OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION: Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing not unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers.

THE COMPLEAT ANGLER, OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION: Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing not unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers.

Bedford Park, Chiswick: Caradoc Press, 1905. Limited Edition. Hardcover. pp: (ix), 155, colophon; frontispiece portrait, etched half-title, text illustrations and music; rubricated title-page, running heads and marginal captions, rubricated colophon. Expertly and attractively bound in half red morocco and marbled boards, top edges gilt. 9" x 5.75" Fine. Item #040641

This is #194 of 350 copies on paper, from the first edition of 1653. Frontispiece etching of Izaak Walton by H. George Webb, signed in pencil by the artist.

Price: $500.00

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