Good Sport with Famous Packs 1885-1910

By: Bradley, Cuthbert: 'Whipster

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1st edition, first printing hardcover in red cloth boards with gilt titles and Huntsman taking a 5 bar gate while another waits on cover, Crossed whip/horn, fox mask and hound on book backstrip. Cloth 'mottled' on half of frt board, much less so on rear, tips bumped with cloth broken, board tips just showing, spine ends bumped. No names, or soil in the 280 text with top edge gilt and untrimmed edges. Hinge papers fine, some very light foxing on half title page and narrow pink edge of both pastedowns. Obviously stored somewhere damp but has no funky smells. A perfect personal companion by the fireside for any sportsman. Chapters include: 1. Peterborough Memories 2. The Quorn at Kirby Gate 3. With Frank Gillard on a Lenton Brook Day. Forty Minutes and a Kill. 4. Two Good Days in 1889 Seen with the Cottesmore and George Gillson 5. A Hunt with The Ducke of Beaufort's Hounds 6. Good Grey Hunters 7. Blankney Reminiscences of Six Masterships 8. A Hunt with Mr. Charles McNeill and the North Cotswold Hounds 9. Two Belvoir and Quorn Joint Runs, 1884 and 1908 10. A Hunt with the Earl of Londsale, Visiting the Woodland Pytchley Country 11. Varsity Days Revived with the Cambridgeshire and Mr. Douglas Crossman 12. Fox-Hunting Jehus, Past and Present 13. Yorkshire Hunters and Hounds 14. Hunting with the Cottesmore and Arthur Thatcher 15. The Marquis of Exeter's Hounds Hunting the Hare and Fox 16. With the Belvoir From Coston Covert to Woodwell Head 17. Notes From the Belvoir Kennel.

Title: Good Sport with Famous Packs 1885-1910

Author Name: Bradley, Cuthbert: 'Whipster

Illustrator: Right Hon. Henry Chaplin, M.P., Ex MFH of The Blankney

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Ltd.: 1910

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 45863

Keywords: North Cotswold Hounds, Belvoir, Quorn, Cambridgeshire, Pytchley, The Duke of Beaufort's Hounds, Peterborough, Foxhunting, Fox-Hunting, Fox Hunting History, MFH.,