With engraved title, 60 engraved plates after Stothard & Inskipp. An attractive edition, with the illustrations of the first Nicolas edition (1836), here printed all on separate leaves.Some pages of Index and Adverts unopened. Included are the Pedigrees or Family Trees, and poetry by both Walton and Cotton.
Publisher's dark brown cloth with gilt titles; Spine with 5 sections. Bindings tight and square. Text clean with scattered foxing, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine tops rubbed.
REF: Coigney 95; Westwood & Satchell, p. 235
Title: The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a discourse of rivers fish-ponds fish and fishing...And Instructions how to angle for a trout or grayling in a clear stream...With original memoirs and notes by Sir Harris Nicholas.
Author: Walton, Izaak ; Cotton, Charles
Edition: Third Nicolas Edition.
Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1875
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Size: 8vo; 320 pages with index plus 40 page Advert
Seller ID: 009167