Nonesuch Press - The Compleat Walton.


Nonesuch Press - The Compleat Walton.

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The Compleat Angler, by Izaak Walton. The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert & Sanderson, with Love and Truth & miscellaneous writings. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes. 8vo, pp.[x],631, + insets, The Nonesuch Press, Bloomsbury, 1929.

Number 1162 of 1,600 copies printed on Dutch handmade paper. 6 copper engravings by Charles Sigrist and 10 drawings of fish by T.L.Poulton stencilled in colours at the Curwen Press. Full natural morocco with marbled endpapers, gilt spine lettering, upper board stamped in gilt, inner dentelles gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Edges of slipcase smoothed. Else a fine copy..

 

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