The Compleat Angler

"As no man is born an artist, so no man is born an angler." Isaak Walton's The Compleat Angler, long considered the Bible of fishing, is a joyful celebration of the English...

The Compleat Angler

“It would sweeten a man’s temper at any time to read it,” wrote essayist Charles Lamb some years after this novel was first published in 1653. Of course, The Compleat Angler...