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The Resource 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, by Izaak Walton ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

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, by Izaak Walton ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Label
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
Title
The compleat angler
Title remainder
or the contemplative man's recreation; being a discourse of rivers, fishponds, fish and fishing not unworthy the perusal of most anglers
Statement of responsibility
by Izaak Walton ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Title variation
Contemplative man's recreation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1593-1683
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walton, Izaak
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1867-1939
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wiliamson, Henry
  • Rackham, Arthur
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fishing
Target audience
general
Label
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, by Izaak Walton ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title in black and green ; title vignette
  • Illustrated lining-papers
  • Plates accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress
  • Introduction by Henry Williamson
  • "The publishers acknowledge the courtesy of Messrs. John Lane, the Bodley head, limited, in permitting the use of their edition edited by Richard LeGallienne, first published in 1897. The text is from the fifth edition of 1676, the last to be revised by the author, but the spelling is modernized."--T.p. verso
  • Printed in Great Britain
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14552602
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
223 pages, 1 unnumbered page, plates
Lccn
31028504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00685432
  • (OCoLC)685432
Label
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, by Izaak Walton ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Publication
Note
  • Title in black and green ; title vignette
  • Illustrated lining-papers
  • Plates accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress
  • Introduction by Henry Williamson
  • "The publishers acknowledge the courtesy of Messrs. John Lane, the Bodley head, limited, in permitting the use of their edition edited by Richard LeGallienne, first published in 1897. The text is from the fifth edition of 1676, the last to be revised by the author, but the spelling is modernized."--T.p. verso
  • Printed in Great Britain
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14552602
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
223 pages, 1 unnumbered page, plates
Lccn
31028504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00685432
  • (OCoLC)685432

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