Beagling For Beginners

By: Jobson-Scott, Dr. D.

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Stamped "With The Publisher's Compliments" on title page. Clean firm green covers with gilt lettering on spine, lightly bumped spine-ends, sound binding, light foxing to block edges, light foxing throughout, pages and end-papers are otherwise clean. 16 black and white plates. Tidy name on fep of Joseph B. Wiley Jr. dated Dec. 1962. Mr. Wiley: Former Joint Master of Tewksbury Foot Bassets, Oldwick, NJ, and involved with the Basset Club as well as The National Beagle Club for 50+ years and still involved today. Includes: Introductory: Short history of hunting & beagling/ General remarks on Beagling for beginners/ Motives and minor joys of Beagling/ Your hunt and your hunting education/ The Master/ The Whippers-In or Whips/ The Field. The Hare At Home Natural order and biological classification/ Distribution and general characteristics of the Genus Lepus/ Daily lives and habits of the common brown hare/ The Blue or Mountain hare, The Rabbit/ Daily lives and habits of the common brown hare of Britain/ "Hounds, Gentlemen, Please: Make Way for Hounds, Gentlemen, Please!" The origins of the dog/ The origins and general characteristics of hounds/ Physical Characteristics of the Beagle in detail/ Working Characteristics of the Beagle in detail/ The Life of a Beagle/ The Breeding of Beagles/ "The Hunt Is Up!" General Account of a Day's Hunt/ The Meet/ Drawing/ Riot/ Running/ Checks/ The Sounds of the Chase/ Scent/ The Wiles of the Hunted Hare/ The Kill/ Index. 288 pp.

Title: Beagling For Beginners

Author Name: Jobson-Scott, Dr. D.


Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1933

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 34812

Keywords: Hare Hunting, Beagles, Scent Hounds, Blood Sports.,