The Compleat Angler Or The Contemplative Man's Recreation; Being A Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds, Fish and Fishing. Richard Le Gallienne, Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton.

The Compleat Angler Or The Contemplative Man's Recreation; Being A Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds, Fish and Fishing

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1923. An American edition from English Sheets from William Clowes & Sons, London. Hardcover. Duodecimo; pp; lxxxix, (v), 454, (14), An Angler's Calendar by Hi Regan; beautifully illustrated in black and white by Edmund H. New, frontispiece portrait of Walton and of Cotton, two hundred forty-six illustrations; Half brown leather and cream cloth boards, lettered on the spine in gilt. Very good. Item #18624

Nicely bound with a curious binder's pictorial tag but without any lettering. The Le Gallienne edition, with particularly pleasing illustrations and vignettes. Coigney 309; Oliver 278.

Price: $150.00