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The compleat angler by Izaak Walton

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementwith wood-engravings by Gertrude Hermes.
SeriesPenguin books; 238
The Physical Object
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13641442M

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