Lot 59 of 168:
Two volume set of Compleat Angler  

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Compleat Angler, or or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish, and Fishing.

Walton, Izaak and Charles Cotton


William Pickering



Two volumes. Bound in tan leather bearing the coat of arms of Henry Arthur Johnstone; gilt flies and fish decorate the boards and spine, top edge gilt; pigskin endpapers stamped with bookplate.

In print for over three hundred and fifty years.

Donated by Back of Beyond Books, Moab UT.

Lot Amendments

Boards are worn through in places, corners bumped; endpaper in first volume has come loose along hinge; interiors free of markings, foxed throughout; very good.

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