The Compleat Angler
Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton
The Folio Society 1949
The first Folio Society edition of Walton's 17th century guide to fishing that ' breathes the very spirit of innocence, purity, and simplicity of the heart.' Features the charming b/w illustrations of Lynton Lamb interspersed with the text. Rebound in rich green quarter morocco with apt marbled boards. Complete with slip-case. Top edge coloured green. Fore-edge has very light foxing but contents are clean. A handsome edition.
Binding: Hardback | Condition: Very Good |