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The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man"s Recreation

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Published by Coachwhip Publications .
Written in English


  • Fishing - General,
  • General,
  • Religion & Science,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8799721M
ISBN 101930585209
ISBN 109781930585201

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The Compleat Angler, in full The Compleat Angler; or, the Contemplative Man’s Recreation, a pastoral discourse on the joys of fishing by Izaak Walton, first published in A much enlarged edition appeared in , and the last edition supervised by the author, published in , included additional material by Charles last edition has been among the most often reprinted books Written:   : THE COMPLEAT ANGLER, or the Contemplative Man's recreation. Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-ponds, Fish & Fishing. to which is added. 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, .   Buy The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation by Cotton, Charles, Walton, Izaak (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(42). 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. W. BETHUNE, D.D Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher WARD, LOCK AND CO. Place of Publication NEW YORK Date .   : 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. Editions for The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation: X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Walton, Izaak, Compleat angler, or, The contemplative man's recreation.

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 A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the Rating: % positive. The Complete Angler by Isaac Walton, published in , edited 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 .   [WALTON, Izaak], The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man’s Recreation, Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing, Not unworthy the perusal of . Get this from a library! The compleat angler, or, The contemplative man's recreation. [Izaak Walton; Charles Cotton].