Item #247117 The Complete Angler...with original memoirs and notes by Sir Harris Nicolas. Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton.
The Complete Angler...with original memoirs and notes by Sir Harris Nicolas

The Complete Angler...with original memoirs and notes by Sir Harris Nicolas.

London: Nattali and Bond, 1860.

Second Nicolas edition. With 48 engraved plates. 2 vols. 8vo. Near contemporary half tan calf, spines gilt with black morocco spine labels, marbled endsheets with matching marbled edges. Fine, tall copy Coigney 78; Westwood & Satchell, p. 233. Item #247117

A pleasing edition, with the illustrations of the first Nicolas edition (1836) for which the publisher William Pickering used 27 of the most prominent artists of the time.

Coigney reports the page size “up to 10 x 7 in.”; this copy is comparatively tall, measuring 9-3/4 x 6-1/2 inches.

In an attractive, well preserved near-contemporary binding.

Price: $1,000.00 Free International Delivery