A bibliographical catalogue of English writers on angling and ichthyology [by J.R. Smith].

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Page 21 - Complete Angler; or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation : being a Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds. Fish and Fishing, written by IZAAK WALTON ; and Instructions how to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a clear Stream, by CHARLES COTTON.
Page 9 - The art of angling. Wherein are discovered many rare secrets, very necessary to be known by all that delight in that recreation.
Page 45 - And instructions how to angle for a trout or grayling in a clear stream, by Charles Cotton. With copious notes, for the most part original, a bibliographical preface, giving an account of fishing and fishing books, from the earliest antiquity to the time of Walton, and a notice of Cotton and his writings by the American editor [ ie George W.
Page 24 - To which is added, the Contemplative and Practical Angler, by way of diversion. With a narrative of that dextrous and mysterious art experimented in England, and perfected in more remote and solitary parts of Scotland. By way of dialogue. Writ in the year 1658, but not till now made publick, by Richard Franck, Philanthropus.
Page 39 - THE COMPLEAT FISHERMAN, being a large and particular Account of all the several Ways of Fishing now practised in Europe ; with...
Page 31 - The whole Art of Angling ; as it was written in a small Treatise in Rime, and now, for the better understanding of the Reader, put into Prose and adorned and enlarged.
Page 34 - Poem, developing the pleasure the Angler receives, from the dawn of the propensity in infancy till the period of his becoming a complete Angler.
Page 18 - Ephemera.— The Book of the Salmon : Comprising the Theory, Principles, and Practice of Fly-fishing for Salmon ; Lists of good Salmon Flies for every good River in the Empire ; the Natural History of the Salmon, all its known Habits described, and the best way of artificially Breeding it explained. With numerous coloured Engravings. By EPHEMERA ; assisted by ANDREW YOUNG.
Page 35 - Books. Translated from the Greek ; -with an Account of Oppian's Life and Writings, and a Catalogue of his Fishes.
Page 12 - Albans : containing three most exact and excellent Bookes : the first of Hawking, the second of all the proper termes of Hunting, and the last of Armorie, all compiled by Juliana Barnes, in the yere from the incarnation of Christ, 1486, And now reduced into a better method by GM London. Printed for Humfrey Lownes, and are to be sold at his shop in Paules Church-Yard. 1595.

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