London: Strahan & Co, . Edition de Luxe, 250 copies printed, 150 for America, 100 for England. No... Read More about The Compleat Angler
London: William Pickering, 1836. First Nicholas Edition. The First Nicholas Edition, Finely Bound. One of the finest illustrated editions of Walton ever published. Pickering employed 27 of the most prominent artists, painters, and engravers to illustrate it.The present copy is in a particularly attractive Rivière & Son binding. Read More about The Complete Angler…by Izaak Walton and…Charles Cotton…With Original Memoirs and Notes by...
London: Printed by J. G[rismond] for Rich. Marriott, and are to be sold at his shop under the Kings-Head Tavern, over against the Inner Temple Gate in Fleetstreet, 1665. First edition. Read More about The Life of Mr. Rich. Hooker, the author of those learned books of the laws of ecclesiastical polity
York: Printed by Wilson, Spence and Mawman, 1796. First Zouch edition. Read More about The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr. George Herbert, and Dr....
London: John Lane, 1897. New, Edmund H. Read More about The Compleat Angler ... Edited with an Introduction by Richard Le Gallienne
New York and London: Wiley & Putnam, 1847. First American edition. The one-volume binding of this work, the first edition of the Compleat Angler edited by an American, George Washington Bethune. Among its notable features are "the long erudite bibliographical preface, the copious notes in the text, and an appendix..... Read More about The Complete Angler ... with ... A Notice of Cotton and His Writings by the American Editor...
London: Printed for F. and C. Rivington …, 1797. Seventh (titled Sixth) Hawkins edition. With the contemporary ownership signature of Lockhart Muirhead, who was Librarian of the University of Glasgow from 1795 to 1823, professor of Natural History, and the first Keeper of the Hunterian Museum, which was built in..... Read More about The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man’s Recreation...With the Lives of the Authors, and...
London: D. Bogue, Fleet-Street and H. Wix, New Bridge-Street, 1844. The Sixth (titled 4th) Major Edition. Major produced a superb series of editions of the Complete Angler from 1823 to 1844, this being the final one. A handsome work in a handsome binding. Read More about The Complete Angler. Edited by John Major
New York: James Cummins Bookseller, 1989. Copy "H" of 26 copies, with leaf from the 1653 first edition of The Compleat Angler tipped in. Signed by Rodolphe Coigney. Read More about A Bibliography of Izaak Walton
New York: James Cummins Bookseller, 1989. One of 500 copies. Read More about Izaak Walton A New Bibliography 1653-1987
Pittsburgh: The Pittsburgh Bibliophiles, 1970. First edition. One of 500 copies, noted in ink "Printer's Copy" Read More about The Compleat Angler 1653-1967. A New Bibliography
New York and London: The Paisley Press, Inc.--Williams & Norgate, Ltd, 1936. First edition. Bibliography of “The Compleat Angler”. Read More about A New Chronicle of the Compleat Angler
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. First edition, no. 81 of 102 copies on Van Gelder paper. Printed by the De Vinne Press in the Month of September, 1900. “to enjoy the pleasure, to a collector of angling literature, of recording the results of his investigations” Wood’s investigations into the..... Read More about A Bibliography of the Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton. Being a Chronologically...
New York: Published by Carlyon & Philips, 200 Mulberry Street, 1855. at pp.167-175 is The Grave of Izaak Walton by Mrs. S.C. Hall (as per index) from Pilgramages to English Shrines (1853). Read More about The National Magazine devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion
London: Hodder & Stoughton, . Thorpe, James. First Thorpe edition. Number 98 of 250 copies of the edition de luxe, signed by the illustrator James Thorpe. The Deluxe edition of the first Complete Angler to be illustrated by James Thorpe. Read More about The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation ... [with preface, "A Preliminary...
Hamburg: P. Salomon & Co, 1859. First edition in German and first foreign language edition. A rare and notable edition of Walton’s classic, the first foreign language and the first German edition, in a translation by I. Schumacher from the 1853 London edition. Horne and Coigney both note the persistent..... Read More about Der vollkommene Angler ... herausgegeben von Ephemera und übersetzt von I. Schumacher
London: Harrap, . Rackham, Arthur. First Trade Rackham Edition. Read More about The Compleat Angler. Or The Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Rivers,...
London: Privately printed for the Navarre Society, 1925. First Navarre Society Edition, Strictly Limited. Read More about The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man's Recreation
London: Printed for James Smith, 1822. Smith edition. This is sometimes called the Gosden edition because it was believed to have been published at the expense of the famous sporting bookbinder, due to the Gosden imprint on most of the plates. This copy is somewhat shorter than those described by..... Read More about The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation …
London: Printed for James Smith, 1822. First Smith edition. Gosden Plates. Sometimes referred to as the Gosden edition. Due to the Gosden imprint on the plates, it was believed to have been published at the expense of the famous sporting bookbinder. This copy is about the size of Coigney's copy..... Read More about The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation …
London: John Major, 1823. First Major Edition, LARGE PAPER COPY, with plates on India paper. Large Paper copy, with Plates on India paper. Large paper copy, with mounted India proofs, of one of the most beautifully illustrated and desirable editions of Walton's classic. Read More about The Complete Angler...To Which Are Added, An Introductory Essay; The Linan Arrangement of the...
London: John Major, Fleet Street, 1823. First Major Edition. Large Paper Copy. , Read More about The Complete Angler...To Which Are Added, An Introductory Essay; The Linan Arrangement of the...
London: Richard Marriott, 1678. First edition. A fine copy of the first edition of the last of Walton's Lives. An unusual copy, in that it remains uncorrected by its author--it is more frequently found with five or six minor corrections in Walton's hand. This copy has all its editorial flaws..... Read More about The Life of Dr. Sanderson, late Bishop of Lincoln
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1805. Handsomely extra-illustrated with portraits, views, vignettes,et al. Read More about The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wooton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr. George Herbert, and Dr....
London: Printed by T. Maxey for Rich. Marriot, 1653. First edition. The First Walton. First edition of a landmark of English literature.The present copy has A3r in uncorrected state and displays most other errors as noted by Horne (although p. 114 reading VVhen not VVien); p. 245 (with a notorious..... Read More about The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, being a discourse of Fish and Fishing,...
London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co. 8, 9, 10, Bouverie St, 1887. First edition. Copy no. 5 of 26 copies (limitation printed in red at foot of front wrapper, numbered in red ink). ONE OF 26 COLORED COPIES. Satirical adaptation of Izaak Walton’s classic. Rare and Comic. Read More about The Incompleat Angler after Master Izaak Walton