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Hunting In Ireland - A Noble Tradition  SIGNED, Costecalde, Claude Dr.; Gallagher, Jack

Author Name    Costecalde, Claude Dr.; Gallagher, Jack

Title   Hunting In Ireland - A Noble Tradition SIGNED

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Publisher   Ireland Booklink 2004

Illustrator   Photographs

Inscription   Signed by Editor

Seller Id   45004

Fine 1st edition hardcover, signed by editor Dr. Claude Costalde. International insured shipping on this book is $60. This enormous book cannot ship for the international rate shown. A stunning coffee table sized volume with color photographs on slick boards. 256 glossy, heavy stock pages with multiple full color photos throughout. We are sole distributors, selected by editor Dr. Claude Costecalde to represent his book in the United States. It is now sold out in Ireland and we stock the only remaining new copies. A fascinating history with amusing anecdotes, vibrant illustrations, photographs and poems that bring to life a Great Hunting Tradition. It contains the history of every mounted and foot pack, fox, stag and harrier hunt in Ireland, with character sketches of notable persons contributed from the hunt members themselves along with the history of the Irish Masters of Foxhounds Association, Irish Master of Harriers Association and The Hunting Association of Northern Ireland. Here are some opinions of this important work from those who are 'in the know': "At a time when hunting has never been more under threat, it is wonderful to recall the long history of hunting in Ireland, and to be reminded how vibrant and successful it is today" . William H.C. Montgomery, Chairman of the Northern Ireland Masters of Hounds Association. "This book shows that Irish hunt clubs are very much at the core of rural life and their members are made up by people from all occupations" . David Wilkerson MH. Chairman of Countyside Ireland and public relations officer of the Hunting Association of Ireland. "This book paints the picture in words and photographs of our sport over hundreds of years and up to the present day. Hunting In Ireland is a treasure that all hunting enthusiasts should be proud to own" . Kate Horgan MFH. Chairwoman of the Irish Masters of Foxhounds Association "I enthusiastically welcome this book, which captures the ethos, camaraderie and broad community involvement in hunting with hounds in Ireland. The quality of the text, photographs and presentation in this book can only be described as 'outstanding' . Oliver Russell, Chairman of the Ward Union Hunt. Without a doubt, Hunting In Ireland is the *perfect* gift offering or splendid, informative & entertaining company by the fireside for any foxhunting fan or participant.

Price = 75.00 USD


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