WALTON (IZAAK) and CHARLES COTTON The Compleat Angler... Edited and Arranged by R.B. Marston, 2 vol., NUMBER 156 OF 250 COPIES OF THE "ROYAL QUARTO DE LUXE" EDITION, 1888
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WALTON (IZAAK) and CHARLES COTTON The Compleat Angler... Edited and Arranged by R.B. Marston, 2 vol., NUMBER 156 OF 250 COPIES OF THE "ROYAL QUARTO DE LUXE" EDITION, 1888
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WALTON (IZAAK) and CHARLES COTTON
The Compleat Angler... Edited and Arranged by R.B. Marston, 2 vol., NUMBER 156 OF 250 COPIES OF THE "ROYAL QUARTO DE LUXE" EDITION, signed by the editor R.B. Marston, from an overall edition of 500, plates and maps, including 27 photogravures by P.H. Emerson, and 25 photogravures by George Bankart, the engraved illustrations on india-proof paper, several additional illustrations bound in, autograph letter signed (R.B. Marston, 13 July 1894) loosely inserted, W. KEITH ROLLO'S COPY with his bookplate, publisher's green morocco gilt with Walton cipher on covers, t.e.g., rubbed [Coigney 139], folio, Sampson Low, 1888

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  • The de Luxe edition of "The Lea and Dove Edition", noted for the fine photogravure plates by P.H. Emerson and George Blankart. See illustration on preceding page.
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