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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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English Literature of the 19th & 20th Centuries..., Part 1

Maggs Bros - Amusements - 1817 - 336 pages
...paper. Post 8vo, original half russia, uncut, teg T.ondon, T. Godston, 1827. £1 3247 Walton (Izaak). The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing: To which is added, The Laws of Angling: With a new Table of the...
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Catalogue, Issues 176-186

Bernard Quaritch (Firm) - Antiquarian booksellers - 1898
...VENABLES. The Fifth Edition . . 18mo. with front, and engravings, calf gilt 1683 2 10 0 220 WALTON (!ZAAK) 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 aleo ioil go with thee. John 21, 3. 12mo....
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Catalogue, Issues 165-174

Bernard Quaritch (Firm) - Antiquarian booksellers - 1896
...families are of great value. Walton (I/aak) The Complete Angler OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S KECEEATION. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing, Not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. — Simon Peter «nid, I (jo a fishing : and they said, We also wil go with thee. John 21, 3. 12mo....
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Catalogue, Issues 187-199

Bernard Quaritch (Firm) - Antiquarian booksellers - 1899
...and 336, portrait and 3 plates of celebrated doga, cloth 1894 1 4 1239 WALTON (Izaak) The Complete Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing, Not unwortby the perusal of most Anglers. — Simon Peter said, I go a fishing : and they said, We wil...
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Catalogue, Issues 213-224

Bernard Quaritch (Firm) - Antiquarian booksellers - 1902
...1902 0 10 0 The "Ordinary Edition" is limited to 300, and the "Edition de Luxe" to 25 copies. alton. The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish Ponds, Fish and Fishing, written by Mr. Izaak Walton ; and Instructions how to angle for...
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The Elizabethan Club of Yale University and Its Library

Stephen Parks, Elizabethan Club (Yale University) - Reference - 1986 - 280 pages
...Gift of Alexander S. Cochran, December 1911. 265 EC 239 Compleat Angler 1668 WALTON, IZAAK, 1593-1683 The compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation. Being a discourse of rivers, fish-ponds, fish, & fishing. . . . The fourth edition, much corrected and enlarged. London,...
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An Outdoor Journal: Adventures and Reflections

Jimmy Carter - History - 1994 - 316 pages
...intrigued by the written history of the sport. Europe is where it all began. From Izaak Walton's treatise The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, "Being a Discourse of Rivers Fishponds Fish and Fishing not unworthy the Perusal of most Anglers," thousands of volumes by...
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Thought Outdanced: The Motif of Dancing in Yeats and Joyce

Judit Nényei - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 175 pages
...MH Fisch. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1948. Walton, Izaak. The Compleat Angler or the contemplative man 's recreation: being a discourse of fish and fishing not unworthy the perusal of most anglers, London. New York, Toronto: Hadder & Stoughton, 1911. Wilde, Oscar. Salome, drame en tin acte. Paris:...
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Fixin to Git: One Fan's Love Affair with NASCAR's Winston Cup

Jim Wright - Sports & Recreation - 2003 - 320 pages
...bent. Both sports feature long stretches of inactivity when the mind is free to wander. Izaak Walton's The Compleat Angler: Or the Contemplative Man's Recreation,...and Fishing Not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers is the earliest and most famous book to illustrate fishing's literary possibilities, and ever since...
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Encyclopedia of Traditional British Rural Sports

Tony Collins, John Martin, Wray Vamplew - Sports & Recreation - 2005 - 301 pages
...Moor, he retired from business in the 1650s and compiled a treatise that would earn him immortality. The Compleat Angler, or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation - Being a Discourse of Rivers Fishponds and Fishing not Unworthy of the Perusal of Most Anglers was published in 1653. It...
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