The Complete Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Edited by John …

WALTON, Izaak and Charles COTTON. The Complete Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Edited by John Major.

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WALTON, Izaak and Charles COTTON. The Complete Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Edited by John Major. John C. Nimmo. 1889.

8vo. Rebound by Riviere in full green morocco, gilt Art-Deco style design of fish in a pool with grey and black leather inlays to sides, spine with gilt raised bands, tools and lettering, a.e.g.; pp. xv + 445, 8 etched plates, 74 wood-engravings; occasional foxing, a very nice copy.Provenance: with blindstamp of Dana C. Bradford to flyleaf.
This edition is a reissue of the John Major text of 1844, and was printed from the same plates as was the edition of 1883.
Wood pp. 162-3.

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