The Complete Angler, Or Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish, and Fishing; In Two Parts (Classic Reprint)
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Excerpt from The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish, and Fishing; In Two Parts
While he continued in London, his favourite recrea tion was angling, in which he was the greatest profi cient of his time; and indeed so great were his skill and experience in that art t t there is scarce an writer on the subject since his time, who has not the rules and practice of Walton his very foundation. It is therefore with the greatest propriety, that Lan haine calls him, the common father of all anglers g.
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