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Author Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683.

Title The compleat angler; or The contemplative man's recreation; being a discourse of rivers, fishponds, fish and fishing not unworthy the perusal of most anglers, by Izaak Walton. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

Imprint Philadelphia, McKay [1931]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  799 W17    ---  Available
Description 223, [1] p. col. front., illus., col. plates. 25 cm.
Note Title in black and green ; title vignette.
Illustrated lining-papers.
Plates accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.
Introduction by Henry Williamson.
"The publishers acknowledge the courtesy of Messrs. John Lane, the Bodley head, limited, in permitting the use of their edition edited by Richard LeGallienne, first published in 1897. The text is from the fifth edition of 1676, the last to be revised by the author, but the spelling is modernized."--Verso of t.-p.
Printed in Great Britain.
Subject Fishing.
Added Author Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939.

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