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The compleat angler

Print Book, English, 1897
John Lane, the Bodley Head, London, 1897
lxxxiv, 427 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Part I. The compleat angler, or, The contemplative man's recreation : being a discourse of rivers, fishponds, fish, and fishing
Part II. The compleat angler : being directions ho to angle for trout or grayling in a clear stream
Originally published in 13 monthly parts numbered and dated from April, 1896, through April, 1897, each in its own paper wrapper, uncut, priced one shilling net
A binding case designed by E.H. New in stamped buckram to accompany the monthly parts supplied to subscribers at two shillings net
"The anglers' calendar compiled by Hi Regan": [14] p. at end
Two unnumbered pages of publisher's advertisements at end