The Hunt Country of America

By: Slater, Kitty

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First printing hardcover in yellow cloth covered boards with tips and spine ends bumped, text tight and bright with tidy gift ded on light finger soil on periphery of fep, rear end paper shows light soil but text margins are clean. Color photo illustrated Dj is a professional reproduction that shows small creases and color loss at spine ends, bit of finger soil and age toning at extremities of white background rear panel, displays well in new mylar. Oversized postage required for priority or international destinations. A compendium of the chase in North America, centering in Northern Virginia. Profusely illustrated with b/w and color photographs. 247 pp. Contents include: HISTORICAL BACKGROUND/ HARRY WORCESTER SMITH AND THE ENGLISH - AMERICAN FOXHOUND MATCH OF 1905/ DEVELOPMENT OF THE PIEDMONT HUNT/ THE ORANGE COUNTY HUNT/ MIDDLEBURG - THE AXIS OF HUNT COUNTRY/ UPPERVILLE - CLIFF DWELLERS OF THE HUNT COUNTRY/ WARRENTON AND FAUQUIER COUNTRY/ THE LATE PRESIDENT AND MRS. KENNEDY IN HUNT COUNTRY/ FRINGE AREA HUNTS/ HUNT COUNTRY MANORS AND THEIR SQUIRES/ THOROUGHBREDS IN THE HUNT COUNTRY/ INDEX.

Title: The Hunt Country of America

Author Name: Slater, Kitty

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes and Co.: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 46511

Keywords: FOX HUNTING, FOXHUNTING, FIELD SPORTS, FOXHOUNDS, M.F.H., THE VIRGINIA PIEDMONT, HUNT COUNTRY, MIDDLEBURG, WARRENTON, ORANGE HUNT, ,