London: Field & Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, 1885.
First edition, limited "large paper" edition of 100 copies, of which this is number 12, signed by the publishers on the copyright page. Large octavo. Unpaginated, 24 blank ruled leaves entitled 'Fysshe Stories' to rear. Publisher's full stiff vellum with gilt stamped vignette and lettering. Lacking ties. Original printed cloth wallets of cloth on front pastedown, as issued. Very Good+ with light soiling and foxing to vellum, boards slightly bowed, a few pages reinforced along gutter and bookplate of Dean Sage (noted book collector and sportsman) to foot of title page. An abridged edition of The Compleat Angler, including Crawhall's woodcut illustrations, hand-colored. Item #140941769