The Compleat Angler

By: Walton, Izaac

Price: $1,000.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good Minus


Cream publisher's vellum with gilt titles and small gilt fish on somewhat grubby spine. No slipcase. Top edges gilt. Rough-cut edges, with several uncut leaves. #92 of a limited edition of 775 copies, signed by the artist. 12 lovely colour plates with captioned tissue guards. Introduction by Henry Williamson. A discussion among a fisherman, a hunter, and a falconer proceeds to the hunter's being invited for a fishing trip, with the rest of the work devoted to an essay on fishing. I call it Literature. Some call it Philosophy. First published in 1653. 224 pp. This book is on consignment, so no discounts apply. Please expect a request for extra shipping to cover postage and insurance.

Title: The Compleat Angler

Author Name: Walton, Izaac

Illustrator: Arthur Rackham

Categories: Literature,

Edition: Limited to 775 Copies

Publisher: London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1931

Binding: Publisher's Vellum

Book Condition: Very Good Minus

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Signed By Arthur Rackham

Size: 8 x 10 1/2 in.

Seller ID: 013066

Keywords: NOISBN Literature. Fishing.