We fell for
this hook, line and sinker.
half a head knows that Izaak Walton (who it seems could neither spell name nor
title) wrote this famous book in 1653. This example was printed in 1939 – a
first edition in Penguin form…stylishly
illustrated by Gertrude Hermes…..
particularly like the way the penguin is eyeing the fish on the plate on the
1939 – number 238
browned edges and no dust cover