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« The hound some praise and some the Hawk:
Some better pleased with private sport, Use tennis some a Mistress court:
But these delights I neither wish Nor envy while I freely fish. »

William Andrew Chatto, The Angler’s Souvenir, 1845

Fishing & Angling

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Petrus Fisher, Angler's Souvenir
In a fine contemporary calf binding by Hersant
P(etrus) Fisher
The Angler’s Souvenir with 31 engraved plates

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