Title The Compleat Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation being a Discourse of Rivers Fish-Ponds Fish and Fishing written by Izaak Walton; and Instuctions How to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a Clear Stream by Charles Cotton (Limited Signed Edition) (2 volumes)
Book Condition Very Good
Edition Limited Signed Edition
Publisher London Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington 1888
Inscription Signed by the Editor
Seller ID 032140
The Lea and Dobe Edition, being the 100th Edition. Complete 2 volume set. Also includes The Chronicle of The "Compleat Angler" of Isaak Walton and Charles Cotton; being a Biographical Record of its various Editions and Mutations, by Thomas Westwood with some notes and additions, by Thomas Satchell. This Demy Quarto edition is limited strictly to 500 copies, of which this copy is No. 148. Signed by the Editor, R. B. Marston. 3/4 leather with decorated boards. Raised bands. Decorated end papers. Front hinge of volume 1 strengthened. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated with printed tissue guards. 54 Photogravures. 100 woodcuts. 118; 119-357pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.