Winter Magic and Other Verses SIGNED

By: Roberts, Edric

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Scarce 1st edition presentation copy signed by author with two letters written in his hand laid in to the recipient of this book speaking about hunting hounds. Hacking back from hunting with the Exmoor riding against the traffic and headlights so fraught with danger he took to hiring a motor horse-box and was able to hunt father afield and sometimes even get out to Exmoor. etc. Charming! Rare book of fox hunting and sporting poems by the author of Somewhere in England and Hunter's Moon. 64 pp. Contents include: Foreword/ View-Halloa/ Over the Fields/ Out at Grass/ Cubbing Morning/ October Days/ Opening Meet Tomorrow/ The Forge/ Longwood Down/ November Rain/ Home From Abroad/ An Armistice Day Meet/ Pilgrim's Way/ Jays/ Charles James/ Woodland Day/ Red-Letter Day/ Gone Away/ Winter Magic/ Enchantment Del'hiver/ Morning Frost/ The Huntsman's Horse/ Hounds/ The Four Horse Shoes/ "Kildare"/ Boxing-Day Meet/ Young Entry/ Gone to Ground/ Huntsman Time/ Jack-In-The-Green/ Wasp/ One For Sorrow/ "Good Night"/ A Grey Day/ "Out Over"/ The Old Kennels/ Challenger/ Hawkridge/ Stable Memories/ Homeward/ Fox/ The Liver-Colored Chestnut/ Bequest/ The Old Jackaroo/ A Confession/ Kitty and I/ Nostalgia/ "Hone"/ Blessings/ The Old 'Un/ The Amateur Huntsman/ Rebel and Revelry/ Thaw/ Other Times, Other Manners/ Then and Now/ Four-Year-Old/ Jogging Home/ A Day in February/ March Winds/ The Old Fox Mask/ To Finish a Good Season/ Anno Domini/ The Season's Farewell/ Pensioned/ The Puppy Show/ End of the Season.

Title: Winter Magic and Other Verses SIGNED

Author Name: Roberts, Edric

Illustrator: Aldridge, Dennis

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1973

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Cloth

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 28675

Keywords: SPORTING POEMS, FOXHUNTING, FOX HUNTING PROSE, SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND, HUNTER'S MOON,