The Compleet Anger, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation [together with] The Practical Fly-Fisher more particularly for Grayling or Umber

By: Walton, Izaak & Cotton, Charles (edited by John Major) & Jackson, John

Price: £195.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, attractively bound by Bayntun in half green morocco that has faded a little to spine, green cloth sides, boards ruled gilt, raised bands to spine with ruled compartments containing sporting motif, fishes, creel, fly, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. The main body of the work comprises Walton and Cotton's Complete Angler with a tissue guarded frontis, six original etchings, five portraits, seventy-four wood engravings, appended to the rear is Jackson's Practical Fly-Fisher with ten hand-coloured plates, tissue guarded. A very good tightly bound, clean, unmarked and attractive copy, xv + 445 & 16pp

Title: The Compleet Anger, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation [together with] The Practical Fly-Fisher more particularly for Grayling or Umber

Author Name: Walton, Izaak & Cotton, Charles (edited by John Major) & Jackson, John

Categories: Other,

Publisher: John C Nimmo: 1889

Binding: hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 220476

Keywords: fish fishing angling countryside rural sport fieldsports,