The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson. Izaak Walton.
The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson...
The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson...

The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson...

Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press, 1929. Illustrations by Thomas Poulton and Charles Sigrist. Limited edition. Hardcover. 8vo. (6),x,631,(5) pp. plus 6 inserts. Full morocco. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt spine title. Gilt "I.W." within oval frame on the upper board. Inner dentelles wit simple gilt lines, Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt in the rough, Six copperplate engravings and ten line block drawings. One of 1600 numbered copies, This is no. 667.


This is a near fine copy, with only traces of wear. While most copies of this title exhibit a sunned and/or darkened spine, this copy is neither sunned nor darkened. Bookplate of Carlos Nestler on the front pastedown. In publisher's marbled paper slipcase which exhibits wear at the corner and edges.


Nonesuch Bibliography,. 61. Fine. Item #20517

Price: $400.00

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