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LIST OF EMBELLISHMENTS.
1. PORTRAIT OF Walton, from a Picture by Houseman, in the Possession
of the Rev. Dr. Hawes, of Salisbury, copied by Mr. Derby, engraved
Frontispiece 2. Vignette Of The Device of Wairon, impaling the Arms of his two
Wives, viz. Fludd and Ken; and the Arms of Cotton, impaling
Preface 3. VIEW OF SIR HENRY Wotton's FishinG-HOUSE, on the Banks of the
Thames, near Eton, drawn by Mr. Edward Hassell, engraved by J.
сxxxviii 4. VIEW FROM THE LAWN OF SIR H. Wotton's FISHING-HOUSE, with
Windsor Castle and Eton College in the distance, drawn by Mr.
cxxxix 5. PORTRAIT OF CHARLES Cotton. Esq. from a Picture by Sir Peter Lely, in the Possession of John Beresford, Esq. at Ashbourne, copied
clxv 6. PORTRAIT (whole length) OF IzsĂK WALTON, from a Painting by Mr.
Inskipp, engraved by Á. Robinson 7. ENGRAVED Title, designed by T. Stothard,
R.Å. engraved by A. Fox 8. MADELEY MANOR, the Seat of John Offey, Esq. engraved by Augustus Fox
1 9. FAC-SIMILE of the Title Page of the First Edition of the Compleat
Angler, 1653 10. VIGNETTE OF A MILLDAM, drawn by Delamotte, engraved by Fox 14 11. THE GREETING AT TOTTENHAM High Cross, drawn by T. Stothard,
R.A. 12. VIGNEtte, Head-piece, drawn by T. Stothard, R. A. engraved by
W. H. Worthington
Picture then in the Collection of Earl Poulet, at Hinton St. George,
51 14. EXTERIOR OF THEOBALDS, from 'a Picture by Vinkenboom, in the Fitz
william Museum, Cambridge, engraved by J. Richardson 15. The THATCHED House, Hoddesdon, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A.
engraved by Fox 16. AMWELL HiłL, drawn by T. Stothard, R. A. engraved by w. J. Cooke 17. VIGNETTE, Head-piece, drawn by T. Stothard, R. A. engraved by 18. VIGNETTE, Head-piece, drawn bị T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by Wor19. The BREAKFAST, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by Fox 20. THE CHUB, painted by Mr. Inskipp, engraved by Fox 21. Master AND SCHOLAR ANGLING, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved
by Fox 22. BLEAK Hall, drawn by W. Hixon, engraved by J. Richardson 23. THE MILK MAID's Song, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by Fox
122 25. VIGNETTE, Head-piece, drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by Wor
131 26. THE SYCAMORE TREE, drawn by T. Stothard, R. A. engraved by Fox 27. GEORGE Inx, WARE, drawn by Ť. Stothard, R.A. engraved by Fox 167 28. THE FLY-FISHER, from a Picture by Mr. 'Inskipp, engraved by H.
89 95 95
99 113 115
29. THE GRAYLING, painted by Mr. Inskipp, engraved by Fox
J. G. Armytage
lamotte, engraved by Fox
AND Loach, painted by Mr. Inskipp, engraved by W. J. Wilkinson
graved by W. J. Wilkinson
graved on wood by J. Thompson
engraved by W. J. Cooke
drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by W. J. Cooke
engraved by W. J. Cooke
Stothard, R.A. engraved by W. J. Cooke
• like a snake,' drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. engraved by W. J. Cooke
with a delicate clear river about it,' drawn by T. Stothard, R.A. en
graved by W. J. Cooke
by W. J. Cooke
THE extreme popularity of the Complete Angler has been so fully proved by its numerous editions, that it can scarcely be necessary to solicit the favour of the public towards one more carefully edited, and more highly embellished, than any that has hitherto appeared.
Although much had been done to illustrate that beautiful Pastoral, it was still susceptible of pictorial embellishments of a superior character; and although great trouble had already been taken to discover information respecting Walton and Cotton, the subject was not exhausted.
The following observations will shew the particular claims of these volumes to the patronage of the public.
Of the embellishments little need be said, because the merits or demerits of works of art speak for themselves. The scenery was painted on the spot by the late Thomas Stothard, esq. R.A. by whose ingenious pencil all the