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and during seven years in which the work has been in progress, his ardour never for a moment abated. It is now for the public to judge of the result of his efforts; and the Editor, who has so often benefited by his bibliographical knowledge, cannot deny himself the pleasure of expressing a hope that he to whose taste and exertions these volumes owe nearly all their value, may derive from them the credit which he so well deserves.
N. HARRIS NICOLAS.
• 3, 4, 6
Commendatory Verses, addressed Walton on the Publica-
tion of the Complete Angler.
THE SECOND PART OF THE COMPLETE ANGLER.
LIST OF EMBELLISHMENTS.
1. PORTRAIT OF WALTON, from a Picture by Housman, in the
Possession of the Rev. Dr Hawes, of Salisbury, copied by
Frontispiece 2. VIGNETTE OF THE DEVICE OF Walton, impaling the Arms of
his two Wives, viz., Fludd and Ken ; and the Arms of Cotton,
Preface 3. View of SIR HENRY WOTTON'S FISHING-HOUSE on the Banks
of the Thames, near Eton, drawn by Mr Edward Hassell,
cxxix 4. VIEW FROM THE LAWN OF Sir H. Wotton's FISHING-HOUSE,
with Windsor Castle and Eton College in the distance, drawn
cxxxi 5. PORTRAIT OF CHARLES COTTON, Esq., from a Picture by Sir
Peter Lely, in the Possession of John Beresford, Esq., at Ash-
clxi.i 6. PORTRAIT (whole length) of IZAAK Walton, from a Painting
by Mr Inskipp, engraved by H. Robinson 7. ENGRAVED Title, designed by T. Stothard, R. A., engraved by
A. Fox. 8. MADELEY MANOR, the Seat of John Offley, Esq., engraved by
Augustus Fox 9. FACSIMILE of the TITLE-PAGE of the First Edition of the Compleat Angler, 1653
5 10. VIGNETTE OF A MILL-DAM, drawn by Delamotte, engraved by Fox
8 11. THE GREETING AT TOTTENHAM High Cross, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A., engraved by Fox
19 12. VIGNETTE, Head-piece, drawn by T. Stothard, R. A., engraved by W. H. Worthington.
19 13. INTERIOR OF THEOBALDS, from a Print by Sparrow, from an
Original Picture then in the Collection of Earl Poulet, at
35 14. EXTERIOR OF THEOBALDS, from a Picture by Vinkenboom, in
the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, engraved by J. Rich-