Catalog Record: The angler; : a poem, in ten cantos. Comprising proper instructions in the art, with rules to choose fishing rods, lines, hooks, floats, baits, and to make artificial flies; receipts for pastes, &c. &c. Embellished with upwards of twenty beautiful wood-cuts. | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The angler; :
a poem, in ten cantos. Comprising proper instructions in the art, with rules to choose fishing rods, lines, hooks, floats, baits, and to make artificial flies; receipts for pastes, &c. &c. Embellished with upwards of twenty beautiful wood-cuts. /
By T.P. Lathy ...

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Main Author: Lathy, Thomas Pike, 1771-1841.
Language(s): English
Published: London: : Printed for J.H. Burn ..., 1820.
Subjects: Fishing > Fishing / Poetry.
Note: References: Westwood, T. Bibliotheca piscatoria, p. 131.
A reissue, with cancel t.p., of the edition published: London, 1819.
Printer's imprint at end: W. Shackell, printer ... London.
Signatures: A-I¹²K¹²(K2+[chi] 1)L⁶M⁴(-M4). C5 is signed C3; E5 is signed F5.
"Lathy perpetrated a successful plagiaristic fraud ... the poem was copied almost in toto from 'The anglers. Eight dialogues in verse,' London, 1758 ... by 'Dr. Thomas Scott of Ispwich.'"--DNB.
Physical Description: xxi, [3], 194, [5], 198-234 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill., port. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
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