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The Complete Angler, The first â€œMajor-editionâ€, which appeared with the notes of all previous editors carefully revised and amended. â€œThe Life of Waltonâ€, by Zouch, Lives of the Authors, and notes, Historical Critical & Explanatory By Sir John Hawkins, Knight. Embellished with wood-cuts of the Fish (coat of arms here) Printed for the Proprietor of the English Classics by J.F.Dove, St. Johns Square 1825. This book is not pristine there are sections of the spine missing and the back board and last 5 pages have separated. This is none the less a good clean copy of this very well known, historical publication and is in its original cover. This book measures 13.5 cm x 8 cm x 3 cm and weighs 190 grammes Hardcover WALTON, Isaac and Charles COTTON. The Complete Angler; or, Contemplative Man s Recreation: being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing. In two parts: the first written by Mr. Isaac Walton; the second by Charles Cotton, Esq. With the lives of the authors: and notes historical, critical, supplementary and explanatory; by Sir John Hawkins, Illustrated with 20 engravings by Philip Audinet, including 2 portraits, and woodcuts of different fish. This early edition of Walton s classic work on fishing Of The Very Scare 6th Edition Of This Title. This Book Is At The Same Time A Delightful Read On The Joys, Foibles, And Frustrations Of Trying To Outwit One Of God s Dumbest Creatures. As A Collectable Classic. It Is A Valuable Addition To The Library of Any Book Collector.