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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 124

    IZAAK WALTON AND CHARLES COTTON

    Price Realised  

    IZAAK WALTON AND CHARLES COTTON

    The Compleat Angler, edited by R.B. Marston. London: Sampson Low [and others], 1888. 2 volumes, 4°, 2 photogravure portraits and 52 photogravure plates after P.H. Emerson, George Bankart and others, plate of a statue of Walton, numerous wood-engraved illustrations, all mounted on india paper (occasional very light discolouration), original green morocco, gilt monogram of Cotton and Walton on sides, top edges gilt, others uncut (some scuffing).

    One hundreth edition. No. 131 of 250 de luxe copies on large paper, signed by one of the publishers. Hampton p. 94. (2)


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