The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man’s Recreation … In Two Parts … With The Lives of the Authors, and Notes Historical, Critical, and Explanatory. By Sir John Hawkins. Izaac Walton.
The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man’s Recreation … In Two Parts … With The Lives of the Authors, and Notes Historical, Critical, and Explanatory. By Sir John Hawkins

The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man’s Recreation … In Two Parts … With The Lives of the Authors, and Notes Historical, Critical, and Explanatory. By Sir John Hawkins.

London: John, Francis, and Charles Rivington, 1784.

Fourth Hawkins Edition. Engraved frontispiece, portrait of Cotton and 14 engraved plates. Pp. lxxxii, 268; xxxiv, 111, [10, index]. 1 vols. 8vo. Nineteenth-century half morocco by J. Sampson, York. Some wear, some light staining in four gatherings K,L,T,U. Very good copy. Coigney 13; Horne 13; Oliver 13. Item #217746

Nice copy of this edition, a reprint of the earlier Hawkins editions, except here the Life of Cotton by Oldys has been replaced by Hawkins’ own.

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