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The Compleat Angler by  Izaak Walton - Hardcover - Reprint - 1931 - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 000070)

The Compleat Angler

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The Compleat Angler

by Walton, Izaak

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Very Good/No Jacket (as Issued)
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About This Item

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.

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Details

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 of Publication
London
Date published
1931
Keywords
Rackham, Fishing, Illustrated
Size
4to

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Temple Rare Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.co.uk member since: 2012
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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About Temple Rare Books

Temple Rare Books is a division of Temple Bookbinders, which has been established for nearly twenty years. The bookshop is based within the bindery building. It is open between 10am and 4pm weekdays, any other times by appointment. All books listed on the website can be examined here, but please let us know first if you are travelling, so that we can make sure it is still available. Not all of the books in the shop are listed on the website. We are members of the PBFA and ABA and exhibit at several of their book fairs, please see our fairs / events page. We attend many auctions and are happy to execute commission bids on your behalf. We will issue printed catalogues sporadically, if you would like to receive these, please contact us at books@templerarebooks.com

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

G
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
device
Especially for older books, a printer's device refers to an identifying mark, also sometimes called a printer's mark, on the...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]

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