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2d Edit 4th Edit amusement ancient Angleb's angler Angling Literature Anglo-Saxon Art of Angling Athenaeus bait banks Beowulf bite boke British Museum brook catch caught century Charles Cotton Cloth coloured containing copies Cotton Cotton's Complete Angleb curious delight Derry Eclogues eloth England English engravings eyes finny fish Fish and Fishing fisher Fisher's Garland fisherman fisshe flies Fly-Fishing frae fysshynge Glossary Halliwell hath hawkynge Heraldry hook huntyng illustrated Imprynted at London John kind king likewise Lond Mark Antony monster never night o'er original price pike piscatory plates Plutarch Poem pond Post 8vo printed published river River Thames Robert Blakey salmon says Shakespeare Shep shore SOHO SQUARE song sport stream sweet thee Thomas Thomas Doubleday thou Treatise trout verse Vide vols volume Walton and Cotton's wife wood-cut writers
Page 310 - Complete Angler; or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation : being a Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds. Fish and Fishing, written by IZAAK WALTON ; and Instructions how to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a clear Stream, by CHARLES COTTON.
Page 342 - ANALECTA ANGLO-SAXONICA.— A Selection, in Prose and Verse, from Anglo-Saxon Authors, of various ages, with a Glossary. By Benjamin Thorpe, FSA A New Edition, with corrections and improvements. Post 8vo, cloth, 8s.
Page 182 - The bright-ey'd perch with fins of Tyrian dye The silver eel, in shining volumes roll'd, The yellow carp, in scales bedropp'd with gold, Swift trouts, diversified with crimson stains, And pikes, the tyrants of the wat'ry plains. Now Cancer glows with Phoebus...
Page 182 - And, whitening, down their mossy-tinctur'd stream Descends the billowy foam: now is the time, While yet the dark-brown water aids the guile, To tempt the trout. The well-dissembled fly, The rod fine-tapering with elastic spring, Snatch'd from the hoary steed the floating line, And all thy slender wat'ry stores prepare.
Page 183 - Which, by rapacious hunger swallow'd deep, Gives, as you tear it from the bleeding breast Of the weak, helpless, uncomplaining wretch, Harsh pain and horror to the tender hand.
Page 183 - There throw, nice-judging, the delusive fly; And as you lead it round in artful curve, With eye attentive mark the springing game.
Page 137 - Walton will be seen twice in no man's company he does not like, and likes none but such as he believes to be very honest men, which is one of the best arguments, or at least of the best testimonies I have, that I either am, or that he thinks me one of those, seeing I have not yet found him weary of me.
Page 340 - The Pilgrim Fathers— Collections concerning the Church or Congregation of Protestant Separatists formed at Scrooby, in North Nottinghamshire, in the time of James I., the Founders of New Plymouth, the Parent Colony of New England.