London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
WALTON, Izaak & Charles COTTON. The Compleat Angler: or, contemplative man's recreation. Being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish and fishing, edited by John Hawkins, London: printed for Thomas Hope, and sold by him, Richard Matthews, and Samuel Trimmer, 1760. 2 parts in one volume, 8°, engraved frontispiece in each part, 12 plates by Ryland after Wale and 2 plates of music (occasional spotting, lower margin closely shaved with occasional loss of catchword or signature), later calf (extremities very rubbed). First Hawkins edition. Westwood & Satchell p. 221.
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