London: Printed for Samuel Bagster, in the Strand, 1808. First Bagster edition, Mercier and Co. Octavo edition. Read More about The Compleat Angler &hellip
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: 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 for Richard Marriott; printed by B.W. for B. Tooke, 1676. Fifth edition of Walton, first edition of Cotton, fourth edition of Venables. Handsome Copy of the Universal Angler. The last edition published in Walton's lifetime and the first in which his name appears on the title page. "In..... Read More about The Universal Angler, Made so, by Three Books of Fishing. The First Written by Mr. Izaak Walton;...
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
London: Printed by Thomas Maxey, for R. Marriot, etc, 1651. First edition. Contains a poem of 24 lines, “On a Banck as I sate a Fishing,” a description of the Spring, cited in The Compleat Angler. Printed two years before the first edition of The Compleat Angler, by the same..... Read More about Reliqui Wottonian; or, A Collection of Lives, Letters, Poems … By the curious pensil of the...
London: Privately Printed by [C. Whittingham, Printer] for [William Pickering], 1840. First edition, one of only 33 copies. One of 33 copies. Read More about Rules and Regulations of The Walton and Cotton Club. Instituted 19th March 1817. Revised 8th...
London: Privately Printed by [C. Whittingham, Printer for William Pickering], 1840. First Edition. One of only 33 copies. One of 33 copies. The Joseph Bates copy, from his sale lot 231. With his bookplate. Read More about Rules and Regulations of Walton and Cotton Club; Instituted 19th March 1817. Revised 8th April 1840
London: Septimus Prowett, Strand, 1824. Gosden, Thomas. Second edition, large paper copy, one of a small number of copies (Coigney says only 8 copies). LARGE PAPER COPY. Read More about The Life of Isaac Walton; including Notices of his Contemporaries