The Compleat Angler (Parts I and II) (Google eBook)

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Digireads.com Publishing, Jan 1, 2004 - Fiction
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First Published in 1653, Izaak Walton's "The Compleat Angler" is a much loved treatise on the art of fishing. In the 1676 edition of the book, Charles Cotton added a second part thus expanding the volume. Those two parts are included here in this edition. "The Compleat Angler" is a classic of fishing literature and a copy belongs in the library of any true sportsman.
  

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

Considering this was first published in 1653 the language is fun to stumble over; full of 'methinks,' 'thee,' 'tis,' that sort of thing. At first blush I would have said this is a nonfiction story of ... Read full review

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User Review  - TrysB - LibraryThing

This English classic is known, at least by name, to nearly everyone. Is it a textbook on fishing? Yes, but it is much more than that. Written as a dialog between the Angler and various country folk ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
4
Section 2
5
Section 3
7
Section 4
18
Section 5
36
Section 6
37
Section 7
40
Section 8
52
Section 18
91
Section 19
92
Section 20
98
Section 21
108
Section 22
111
Section 23
112
Section 24
113
Section 25
114

Section 9
54
Section 10
56
Section 11
66
Section 12
69
Section 13
73
Section 14
74
Section 15
77
Section 16
80
Section 17
86
Section 26
115
Section 27
116
Section 28
124
Section 29
126
Section 30
130
Section 31
140
Section 32
142
Section 33
144
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