Scarlet Blue and Green

By: Fife, Duncan

Price: $38.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with few soil spots on foot of frt board and upper board tip. Tips show light color loss and faint rubbing (no major rub through). Tasteful armorial bookplate of Franklin Jones Willock on frt pastedn. 64 pp. Professionally reproduced age toned unclipped dj in new mylar has a small ink math problem worked out on frt panel and age spots, chipped spine ends, closed tear on head, lovely image by Aldin of Huntsman and hounds on the cover. Illustrated with four full page color plates and sepia b/w drawings throughout the text by Aldin. Light foxing on endpps, hinges fine, no names, tears. Red cloth boards with lovely gilt fox in the weeds are lightly sunned at extremities. Corners still pointed, Contents include: Scarlet, Blue and Green/ The Young Entry/ The Otter/ Charlie - Old Sinner/ The Worth of a Common Hare/ The Brood Mare/ Instinct/ Proud of 'er Brass/ The Off Season/ The Plough Horses/ Cubbing/ Six Little Fox Cubs/ The Outsider/ An Honourable Death/ "To Finish the Season"/ A Sportsman's Prayer/ The Earth Stopper/ Wendy - A Working Terrier/ Beagling/ Forrard On!/ Pensioned/ A Kennelman's Courtship/ The Old Welsh Hound/ The Trout Stream/ The Huntsman's Alphabet.

Title: Scarlet Blue and Green

Author Name: Fife, Duncan

Illustrator: Aldin, Cecil

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 44332

Keywords: Fox Hunting, Sporting Prose, Riding, ,