Item #52465 The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson; and Miscellaneous Writings. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes. Nonesuch Press, Izaak Walton.

The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson; and Miscellaneous Writings. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

London: The Nonesuch Press, 1929.

Price: $600.00


About the item

Poulton, Thomas, & Sigrist, Charles. Number 1253 of 1600 copies. With illustrations by Thomas Poulton and Charles Sigrist. 1 vols. 8vo. Original full brown niger morocco, spine and adjoining portion of covers slightly darkened, else fine in original slipcase. Provenance: Ashley Montagu. Dreyfus 61.

Item #52465

A beautifully produced volume (the title page alone went through 27 revisions), and the first edition of Walton's complete writings.