Bibliotheca piscatoria a catal. of books on angling, the fisheries and fish-culture, by T. Westwood & T. Satchell. [With] A list of books to supplement the Bibliotheca piscatoria

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1883
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Page 148 - God Almighty first planted a garden; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man; without which buildings and palaces are but gross handyworks...
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