Sentence Examples

  • In the autumn he returned to England and spent his time in writing his Salmonia or Days of Flyfishing, an imitation of The Compleat Angler.
  • He copied the account of the storm in the second voyage almost literally from Sturmy's Compleat Mariner.
  • - Anne) of the composite Compleat History of England (1706), and a more detailed and valuable Register and Chronicle of the Restoration.
  • Moreover, as the first book which raised natural history into the region of literature, much as the Compleat Angler did for that gentle art, we must affiliate to it the more finished products of later writers like Thoreau or Richard Jefferies.
  • (1676), a treatise on horticulture, better known by its later title of Terra; The Compleat Gardener..