The London Angler's Book, or Waltonian Chronicle
containing much original information to anglers generally combined with numerous amusing songs and anecdotes on fish and fishing, never before published. Together with an entirely new description of the Thames, from London Bridge to Staines, the Lea from the Thames to Hertford, the Wandle, the Mole, the Wey, the Colne, the Brent, the Roding; and every river and stream within 20 miles of London worth fishing in.

By: Baddeley, John

Price: $395.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


[ANGLING IN ENGLAND] Printed by G. Parsonage. First Edition, First Printing. Small 8vo; (2), vi, 185, vi, (4) pp. Engraved Frontispiece, Two Plates. P>
19th-century tan gilt-ruled polished calf, the spine in six compartments with five raised bands, green morocco gilt lettering pieces in two and the rest decorated in gilt, all edges gilt, inner gilt dentelles. With frontispiece. "Course and Cockney" (Westwood & Satchell).


Joints starting, shallow gouge and a few stray marks to covers, edges rubbed, offsetting to title page.


Ref: Heckscher 107; Westwood & Satchell, p. 20.

Title: The London Angler's Book, or Waltonian Chronicle
containing much original information to anglers generally combined with numerous amusing songs and anecdotes on fish and fishing, never before published. Together with an entirely new description of the Thames, from London Bridge to Staines, the Lea from the Thames to Hertford, the Wandle, the Mole, the Wey, the Colne, the Brent, the Roding; and every river and stream within 20 miles of London worth fishing in.

Author Name: Baddeley, John

Categories: 19th CENTURY: Literature and Works, Sports, Leisure and Hobbies, Angling - Fishing,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: London:, John Baddeley: 1834

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None Issued

Type: Book

Size: Small 8vo; (2), vi, 185, vi, (4) pp

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 010407