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Early works to 1800
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683.
New York and London, Wiley & Putnam, 1847
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Izaak Walton; Charles Cotton; George W Bethune; John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Includes reproduction of original t.p. of Izaak Walton's work.
Edited by G.W. Bethune.
|Description:||2 volumes in 1. frontispieces (portraits) illustrations, plates 19 cm|
|Other Titles:||Compleat angler|
|Responsibility:||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 ...|