My Hunting Sketch Book Vols I & II

By: Edwards, Lionel R.I.

Price: $200.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Oversized 1st edition hardcovers in beige linen cloth with pasted on labels on each volume. Solid copies with rubbed spine ends and a few small splits in the cloth along the backstrips. Books now in protective clear mylar. This is a matched set, together since purchase with equal wear and same attractive armorial bookplate of W.S. Jones with b/w illustration of lion rampant and scrolling border with the following Latin phrase underneath: Pax Hospita Ruris = The peace of the country enterteineth. Both vols have tipped-in color plates with 'handwritten' pencil titles to images. Hunts included in Vol I are: The Bicester, The Hertfordshire, The Whaddon Chase, The V.W.H. (Cirencester), The Earl of Berkeley's, The Cottesmore, Fernies, The Pytchley, The Duke of Beaufort's, The Warwickshire, The South Staffordshire, The York and Ainsty, The Devon and Somerset Staghounds, The Four Burrow. Vol II: The Buccleuch, The Pytchley (2x), The South Notts, The Belvoir Point-to-Point, Hunting by Train, The Meath, Hunting in Ireland (2x), The South Devon, The Quorn (2x), The "Beaufortshire", The Bedale, How to Lose a Beaten Fox, "Discipline", A Military Point-to-Point, "Unemployed", The Portman, The Hursley, The Brothers Johnson.

Title: My Hunting Sketch Book Vols I & II

Author Name: Edwards, Lionel R.I.

Illustrator: Ewards, Lionel R.I.

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller Id: 47067

Keywords: Foxhunting, Fox Hunting, Cottesmore, The Whaddon Chase, The York and Ainsty.,