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Author Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683.

Title The complete angler; or the contemplative man's recreation, by Isaac Walton. And instructions how to angle for a trout or grayling in a clear stream, by Charles Cotton. With copious notes, for the most part original, a bibliographical preface, giving an account of fishing and fishing-books, from the earliest antiquity to the time of Walton, and a notice of Cotton and his writings, by the American editor. To which is added an appendix, including illustrative ballads, music, papers on American fishing, and the most complete catalogue of books on angling, etc., ever printed. Also a general index to the whole work.

Imprint New York, London, Wiley & Putnam, 1847.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  799.12 W176c 1847    ---  Available
Description 2 v. in 1. fronts. (ports.) illus., plates. 19 cm.
Note Includes reproduction of original t.-p. of Walton's work.
Edited by G.W. Bethune.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [192]-198.
Subject Fishing.
Fishing -- Bibliography.
Added Author Cotton, Charles, 1630-1687.
Bethune, George W. (George Washington), 1805-1862.

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