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The Compleat Angler by  Izaak Walton - Hardcover - Reprint - 1931 - from Temple Rare Books and Biblio.co.uk

The Compleat Angler

by Walton, Izaak

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket (as Issued)


London: George G. Harrap and Co., 1931. 224pp, publishers original full morocco, title, illustrator and fish device in gilt to spine, repeated to upper cover within a double fillet border, t.e.g., illustrated endpapers. Very slightly rubbed to extremities, internally bright and clean. With twelve full-page tissue guarded plates by Rackham (as called for). Reprint. Full Morocco. Very Good/No Jacket (as Issued). Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to.
  • Bookseller: Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000070
  • Title: The Compleat Angler
  • Author: Walton, Izaak
  • Illustrator: Rackham, Arthur
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket (as Issued)
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George G. Harrap and Co.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1931
  • Keywords: Rackham, Fishing, Illustrated
  • Size: 4to

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