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.London, George G. Harrap & Co Ltd, 1931 Stock Code: 113229
NotesDeluxe edition, limited to 775 copies; this copy out of series and bound in wrappers, perhaps for review purposes.
Small quarto. Original brown wrappers, front panel of dust jacket pasted to front cover, top edge trimmed, others untrimmed
Colour frontispiece and 11 coloured plates with captioned tissue guards, black and white illustrations in the text, by Rackham.
Vertical crease to spine. An excellent copy, largely unopened.
With the exception of framed items*, Peter Harrington offers free delivery on all UK orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website. Delivery to USA and the rest of the world is similarly free for orders over £200.
Established in 1969, Peter Harrington is one of the leading rare book firms in the world. It is a proud member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association – along with ILAB, the PBFA and Lapada – and from shops in Mayfair and Chelsea, London, sells rare books, prints and ephemera to customers across the world.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 0220