Walton Izaak


Walton Izaak
1593-1683, author of "The Compleat Angler", first published in 1653 and the classical work on angling. A fifth edition in 1676 with Charles Cotton added material on fly-fishing

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  • Walton,Izaak — Walton, Izaak. 1593 1683. English writer primarily known for The Compleat Angler (1653), a literary treatise on fishing. * * * …   Universalium

  • Walton, Izaak — ► (1593 1683) Escritor inglés. Autor de El perfecto pescador de caña. * * * (9 ago. 1593, Stafford, Staffordshire, Inglaterra–15 dic. 1683, Winchester, Hampshire). Biógrafo y autor inglés. Próspero ferretero, Walton recibió sólo unos pocos años… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Walton, Izaak — born Aug. 9, 1593, Stafford, Staffordshire, Eng. died Dec. 15, 1683, Winchester, Hampshire English biographer and author. A prosperous ironmonger with only a few years of schooling, he read widely, developed scholarly tastes, and associated with… …   Universalium

  • WALTON, IZAAK —    the angler, born in Stafford; settled as a linen draper, first in Fleet Street and then in Chancery Lane, London; married a lady, a grand niece of Cranmer, and on her death a sister of Bishop Ken, by whom he had several children; he associated …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Walton, Izaak —  (Not Isaac.) (1593–1683) English biographer and naturalist …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Walton, Izaak — (1593 1683)    Biographer, and author of The Compleat Angler, s. of a yeoman, was b. at Stafford. Of his earlier years little is known. He carried on business as a hosier in London, in which he made a modest competence, which enabled him to… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Izaak Walton — Born 9 August 1593 Stafford, Staffordshire, England Died 15 December 1683(1683 12 15) (aged 90) …   Wikipedia

  • Izaak Walton — (* 9. August 1593 in Stafford, England; † 15. Dezember 1683 in Winchester, England) war ein englischer Biograph. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Walton — Walton, Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton, Izaak Walton, William Turner * * * (as used in expressions) Walton, Izaak Walton, Sam(uel Moore) Walton, Sir William (Turner) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Izaak Walton — Izaac Walton Pour les articles homonymes, voir Walton. Izaak Walton et son étudiant. Gravure sur bois de …   Wikipédia en Français