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" Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is alone; All other pastimes do no less Than mind and body both possess; My hand alone my work can do So I can fish and study too. "
The book of the Axe - Page iv
by George Philip R. Pulman - 1854 - 495 pages
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1822 - 383 pages
...loser ; but who falls in love. Is fetter'd in fond Cupid's snare : My angle breeds me no such care. Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. I care not, I, to fish in seas, Fresh rivers best my mind do please, Whose sweet calm course I contemplate,...
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The Pleasures of Human Life, Examined and Enumerated: With an Entertaining ...

John Platts - Conduct of life - 1822 - 764 pages
...as it leaves the mind at full liberty to pursue a train of useful reflections : — Of recreations there is none So free, as fishing is alone ; All other....alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. ANGLER'S SONG. Pope does not forget to notice the pleasures of angling:— In genial spring, beneath...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1822 - 383 pages
...loser ; but who falls in love, Is fetter'd in food Cupid's scare : My angle breeds me no such rare. Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is...: My hand alone my work can do, So I can fish and stndy too. I care not, I, to fish in seas, Fresh rivers best my mind do please. Whose sweet calm course...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, John Hawkins - Fishing - 1822 - 383 pages
...loser; but who falls in love, Is fetter'd in fond Cupid's snare : My angle breeds me no such care. Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is alone ; All other pastimes do no leas Than mind and body both possess : My hand alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. I...
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The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton:: Extensively ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1824 - 416 pages
...loser ; but who falls in love, Is fettered in fond Cupid's snare: My Angle breeds me no such care. Of recreation there is none So free as Fishing is...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. I care not, I, to fish in seas, Fresh rivers best my mind do please, Whose sweet calm course I contemplate,...
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The Hobart Town Magazine, Volume 1

Tasmania - 1833
...conscience, and for whose ultimate reform, this article is written. SEN EX. A DATS FISHING IN THE PLENTY. " Of recreation there is none — So free as fishing...no less, Than mind and body both possess : My hand, rtlone, my work can do, So I can fUh and study too." — IZAAK WALTON. Most courteous of readers !...
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1842 - 396 pages
...loser ; but who falls in love, Is fettered in fond Cupid's snare : My angle breeds me no such care. Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. I care not, I, to fish in seas ; Fresh rivers best my mind do please, Whose sweet calm course I contemplate,...
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Wild sports in Europe, Asia and Africa

Edward Hungerford D. Elers Napier - Africa - 1844 - 354 pages
...we were all instantly on the qui vive for the capture of the foe, and with the Poet exclaimed — " Of recreation there is none So free as fishing is...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too." Study may perhaps suit the purling brook, whilst engaged in the " gentle craft" with fly and rod, but...
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The Complete Angler: Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1844 - 418 pages
...loser ; but who falls in love, Is fettered in fond Cupid's snare : My Angle breeds me no such care. Of recreation there is none So free as Fishing is...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too. I care not, I, to fish in seas, Fresh rivers best my mind do please, Whose sweet calm course I contemplate,...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 4-5

Anna Maria Hall
...was. (To be continued.) TWO DAYS' FISHING IN NOVA-SCOTIA. BY EDN " Of reereation there is none So frce as fishing is alone : All other pastimes do no less...alone my work can do, So I can fish and study too." — IZAAR WALTON. BEING enabled to leave H x for two or thrce days, I thought I could not do bctter...
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