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" ... Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing, Not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. "
A Bibliography of Fishes: Anonymous titles no. 651-712. Addenda to v. 1-2 (p ... - Page 327
by Bashford Dean - 1923
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The Complete Angler [and] the Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and ...

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1901 - 497 pages
...THE first edition of Walton's Complete Angler was published in the spring of 1653, with the title: The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation....Fishing, Not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. Simon Peter said, I go a fishing : and they said, We also will go with thee. John 21.3. London, Printed...
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The Complete Angler

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1901 - 229 pages
...the world. This matchless idyl of angling and its associations was published in 1653, and entitled ' The Compleat Angler, or the contemplative Man's Recreation...Fishing, not unworthy the Perusal of most Anglers. . . . London, Printed by T. Maxey for Richard Marriot in S. Dunstan's Churchyard, Fleet Street.' In...
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A Great Chancellor and Other Papers

James Lambert High, Edwin Burritt Smith - Law - 1901 - 283 pages
...last page of The Perfect Diurnal, published in London, a modest advertisement which read as follows: "The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation,...Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most anglers; of eighteen pence price. Written by Iz. Wa. Also the known play of the Spanish Gipsee, never till now...
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Fishing and Shooting

Sydney Buxton - Fishing - 1902 - 268 pages
...allure, to delude.1' — RICHARDSON'S Dictionary. + The title to the first edition of Walton was " The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation....FISHING, not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers." (And underneath) " Simon Peter said, I go a-fishing, and they said, we also wil go with thee." —...
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Izaak Walton and His Friends

Stapleton Martin - Authors, English - 1903 - 263 pages
...To my dear brother, Mr Iz. Walton, on his Complete Angler. ROB. FLOUD, C. l IN 1653 Walton published The Compleat Angler; or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation....Fishing not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers, adorned with exquisite cuts of some of the fish mentioned in it.2 The title-page had the motto : —...
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The New England Medical Gazette: A Monthly Journal of ..., Volume 49

Homeopathy - 1914
...media, etc., an extensive bibliography and a good index. The printing, type and binding are good. i The Compleat Angler, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation...and Fishing not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers : by Izaal: Walton. With illustrations by James Thorpe. Hodder & Stoughton, New York & London. Price...
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Zoologist: A Monthly Journal of Natural History

English periodicals - 1882
...Fellow of the Royal Society in 1872, and LL.D. of Aberdeen in 1881. NOTICES OF NEW BOOKS. The (Jompleut Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being...Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. London : printed by T. Maxey for Eich. Marriot in S. Dunstan's Churchyard, Fleet Street, 1653. [Facsimile....
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Catalogue of the Library of Herschel V. Jones ...

Herschel Vespasian Jones - American literature - 1918
...ORIGINAL BINDINGS, and the remaining two in contemporary bindings. [SEE ILLUSTRATION] WALTON (IZAAC). The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Rivers, and Fish-Ponds, and Fish and Fishing. Not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. The Second...
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The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge, Volume 28

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1920
...royalists. Doubtless, after Marston Moor, he devoted himself much to fishing. Walton's fame rests on 'The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation...Fishing, Not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers.' It was published in 1653, and went through five editions in his lifetime. The fifth edition, issued...
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The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge, Volume 28

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1920
...royalists. Doubtless, after Marston Moor, he devoted himself much to fishing. Walton's fame rests on 'The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation...Fishing, Not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers.' It was published in 1653, and went through five editions in his lifetime. The fifth edition, issued...
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