Izaak Walton

Izaak Walton ( born August 9, 1593 in Stafford, England; † December 15, 1683 in Winchester, England ) was an English biographer.


He published biographies and was an avid fisherman.


  • The compleat angler or contemplative man's recreation at (1653, dt The Compleat Angler or a thoughtful man Recreation, 1859), major work