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" The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. BEING A DISCOURSE OF FISH AND FISHING not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. Simon Peter said, I go a fishing : and they said, we also -will go with thee. "
The Complete Angler [and] the Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and ... - Page v
by Izaak Walton - 1901 - 497 pages
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The British Bibliographer, Volume 2

Samuel Egerton Brydges, Sir Egerton Brydges, Joseph Haslewood - English literature - 1812 - 664 pages
...art, during life, which is like to be long."] " The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Recreati on. Recreation. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing,...perusal of most Anglers. " Simon Peter said, I go a fishine;: and they said, we also will go with thee." John 21. 3. 12. Lond. 1653. [By Isaac Walton.]...
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Supplement to the Rural Sports

William Barker Daniel - Falconry - 1813 - 507 pages
...as please God, to satisfie them, and maintain my Art, during life, which is not like to be long." ct The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation....: and they said, we also will go with thee." John 21. 3. 12mo. Lond. 1653. [By Isaac Walton.] 2d Edit. 12mo. Lond. 1655. 3d Edit. 12mo. Lond. 1664. ....
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Rural Sports

William Barker Daniel - Fishing - 1813
...as please God, to satisfie them, and maintain my Art, during life, which is not like to be long." " The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation....Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. views formerly at Mr. Cave's, to ask any favour of you, but not having the least acquaintance with...
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The Every-day Book: Or Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports ...

William Hone - Calendars - 1827
...is, which I have sometimes imagined was derived from Walton's motto on the title of lus book : — " Simon Peter said, I go a fishing: and they said, we also will go with thee. — John rxi. 3." This passage is not in all the editions of the " Complete Angler," but it was engraven on...
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The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Hebert, and Sanderson, Volume 1

Izaak Walton - 1832
...title-page, though Walton thought proper to omit it in the future editions, this apposite motto: " Simon Peter said, I go a fishing; and they said, we also will go with thee," — JOHN xxi. 3. And here occasion is given us to remark, that the circumstance of time, and the distracted...
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The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Walton's Lives

English literature - 1832
...title-page, though Walton thought proper to omit it in the future editions, this apposite motto : " Simon Peter said, I go a fishing ; and they said, we also will go with thee," — JOHN xxi. 3. And here occasion is given us to remark, that the circumstance of time, and the distracted...
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Piscatorial Reminiscences and Gleanings

Thomas Boosey - Fishing - 1835 - 225 pages
...few additions taken from Walton, Cotton, and Hawkins.)— Wm. White. Walton's (Isaac, of Stafford) Compleat Angler ; or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation,...Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. 12mo. Lond. 1653. 2nd edit. 12mo. Lond. 1655. 3rd edit. 12mo. Lond. 1664. 4th edit. 12mo. Lond. 1668....
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Piscatorial Reminiscences and Gleanings: To which is Added A Catalogue of ...

Thomas Boosey - Fishing - 1835 - 255 pages
...some few additions taken from Walton, Cotton, and Hawkins.)— Wm. WMte. Walton's (Isaac, of Stafford) Compleat Angler; or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation,...Fishing, not unworthy the perusal of most Anglers. 12mo. Lond. 1653. 2nd edit. 12mo. Lond. 1655. 3rd edit. 12mo. Lond. 1664. 4th edit. 12mo. Lond. 1668....
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 1

1835
...Life and Times calls them. It runs thus : " There is published a Booke of eighteen pence price called the Compleat Angler, or the contemplative man's recreation ; being a discourse of Fish and Fishing, not unworthie the perusall. Sold by Richard Marriott in St. Duiutan's Church Yard Fleet Street. 1653. Motto....
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The complete angler; or, Contemplative man's recreation

Izaak Walton - 1836
...title-page, though Walton thought proper to omit it in the future editions, this apposite motto : " Simon Peter said, I go a fishing; and they said, We also will go with thee." Johri, xxi. 3. And here occasion is given to remark, that the circumstance tf time, and the distracted...
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