The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation

By: Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton

Price: £450.00

Quantity: 1 available


First Lewis edition. A beautiful binding from Bayntun; half-calf binding with marbled boards, contrasting red & green morocco title labels, gilt angling motifs to spine, top edge gilt. (Coigney 49). Interestingly the title on the spine and title page use the spelling "complete", there is a facsimile of the original frontispiece with the original spelling "compleat". Very good condition; tightly bound. Leather slightly marked, as is gilt on top edge; edges slightly browned. Internally the book is clean, free of markings and foxing.

Title: The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation

Author Name: Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton

Categories: Antiquarian and collectable, Sports & Pastimes,

Publisher: London, L. A. Lewis: 1839

Type: Book

Item: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 82071

Keywords: Sports & Pastimes;Antiquarian and collectable;Literature & Literary;Antiquarian and collectable;The Compleat Angler,