the compleat angler was first published in 1653, but walton continued to add to it for a quarter of a century. it is a celebration of the art and spirit of fishing in prose and verse; 6 verses were quoted from john dennys' s 1613 work secrets of angling. buy the compleat angler large print by izaak walton ( isbn: from amazon' s book store.
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very good indeed. however, it should be added that the compleat angler was not written foremost as an angling book. a more correct title would be the compleat anglican, written to encourage the priests thrown out of their livings and in hiding or exile during the civil war to stay true to the faith. the compleat angler.
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