The Complete Angler … by Izaak Walton and … Charles Cotton … With Original Memoirs and Notes by Sir Harris Nicolas. Izaac Walton.
The Complete Angler … by Izaak Walton and … Charles Cotton … With Original Memoirs and Notes by Sir Harris Nicolas
The Complete Angler … by Izaak Walton and … Charles Cotton … With Original Memoirs and Notes by Sir Harris Nicolas

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The Complete Angler … by Izaak Walton and … Charles Cotton … With Original Memoirs and Notes by Sir Harris Nicolas.

London: William Pickering, 1836.

First Nicholas Edition. Printed by C. Whittingham. Took Court, Chancery Lane. Engraved title-page, 48 engraved plates, two pages of music and two woodcuts of the Walton seal, 9 head-pieces, and 2 portraits of Walton. 2 vols. 8vo. Cambridge Binder. Full contemporary pebbled brown morocco gilt, boards with arms of Trinity College within elaborate ruled borders, spine tooled in gilt in 6 compartments, Cambridge arms at top and bottom, raised bands, inner dentelles gilt, a.e.g., marbled endpapers by Wiseman, Cambridge. Some toning of margins, sporadic foxing, and offsetting from plates at front and back. Very good. Coigney 44; Keynes 94. Item #244633

One of the finest illustrated editions of Walton ever published. Pickering employed 27 of the most prominent artist, painters, and engravers to illustrate it.

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