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The Compleat Angler

Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton

The Folio Society 1949

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Very Good  | 

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.