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Gunnerman

By: Bigelow, Horatio; Foreword By Col. Harold P. Sheldon

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1939

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 20187

Condition: Very Good +


1st Limited edition hardcover. Corners bumped and lightly rubbed, spine ends a bit more so. Gilt vignette of hunter and dog on cover, somewhat dulled gilt on backstrip. 2" split in leather only (barely noticable) in front gutter. Tiny watermark on foot of page block. Innards fine. 246 pp. Un-numbered limited edition, sporting stories, game bird and deer hunting in the sporting south, includes a chapter on Archibald Rutledge and various recipes for game meats & sauces in rear. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Training Hunters, Jumpers and Hacks. Limited, Numbered, Illust by Paul Brown

By: Chamberlin, Lt-Col. Harry D.; Illust By Paul Brown

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1937

Edition: Limited, Numbered First Edition

Seller Id: 46255

Condition: Very Good +


Limited, numbered Derrydale edition of 1250, of which this is copy number: 297. No former names or writing. Bright gilt hunter and titles on green cloth frt board with black composition spine covering that is infamous for chipping along gutters and becoming dull or cloudy has done just that. Spine title barely there, however, the inner hinges and the 329 pp text block on this volume are tight and going nowhere, board tips are all sharp, spine ends are bumped, inner hinge papers as new. Professionally reproduced, rare dj in new mylar shows chips and watermarks still displays ok from the fro... View more info

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John Tobias Sportsman

By: Cox, Charles E., Jr

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1937

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 20185

Condition: Near Fine


1st limited, numbered edition No. 575 of 950 copies. Original blue cloth, with simulated darker blue labels with gilt ruling on frt bd and lightly sunned spine. Tips lightly rubbed and front inner hinge cracked, frt board wobbly but firmly attached, else fine. Shooting and angling stories. 204 pp View more info

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Martha Doyle And Other Sporting Memories

By: Danielson, Richard E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1938

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller Id: 44670

Condition: Very Good


Numbered, Limited edition #226 of a run of 1250 copies. Lovely tight, bright red cloth hardcover with gilt illustrated title plate on front cover and somewhat faded back strip. 152 pp deckle edged text fine, no inscriptions. Many wonderful tales and yarns of the chase, angling, hunting, etc. Beginning with the story of Martha Doyle which is about the author's beloved hunting mare and two other favorite equines. Contents: Three Horses: Martha Doyle - Waynefleet - Banbury Cross / On Starting a Hunt/ Angling Heresies/ Firing/ Nighmare/ Hounds and Dogs/ On Losing Your Nerve/ The Paynim, New ... View more info

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Four Centuries of Sport in America 1490-1890

By: Manchester, Herbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MS, The Derrydale Press: 1991

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller Id: 38043

ISBN: 1564160319

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover Limited to 2500 Copies. Dark burgundy leather bound hardcover with gilt titles & ruling display beautifully, corners and spine ends sharp. Negligible color loss at lower tip. Marbled end pps begin the 245 pages of tight & bright text with no tears, writing, soil or blemishes. It is the purpose of this volume to follow the history of sport in America from that of the Aztecs and Indians down through the sports of the white man to about a generation ago. View more info

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Between The Flags The Recollections of a Gentleman Rider

By: Page, H. S.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller Id: 47012

Condition: Good


First limited edition hardcover in original full red cloth covered boards with gilt titles and vignette of horse and jockey on front cover. Limited edition, one of 850 copies. Backstrip cloth only slightly darkened from handling, gilt titles remain bright. Spine ends and tips lightly rubbed, 1/2" hole in the cloth on frt gutter, 1" split in cloth at head of frt gutter, Good solid working copy that is very good inside but has former owner's ink name at head of fep which has a small hole in it near the spine edge. Front hinge cracked, All text pages tight, clean and holding fine. ... View more info

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Lucy Mouse Keeps a Secret

By: Pilgrim, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Derrydale Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33178

ISBN: 0517643456

Condition: Near Fine


Not exlib. 1st Derrydale Printing. Gift quality book with negligible color loss to still sharp tips. Orginally published in 1952 by Brockhampton Press Ltd. 32 pp. No names, tears or soil. Relates the adventures of Lucy Mouse and what happens when she finally reveals a secret. View more info

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Foxhunting Formalities

By: Reeve, J. Stanley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1930

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 46736

Condition: Fair


1st limited edition. One of 990 unsigned, 8 7/8" tall hardcover volumes. A thin (55 page) volume in brown mottled paper covered boards made to look like leather with a bright gold gilt blind-stamped title on frt cover and backstrip. This is a serviceable working copy as the front board is detached and the entire volume shows color loss along all edges and tips. The FOX of FOXHUNTING on the back strip is missing, rest of title present and legible. 55 page block has numerous illustrations and an untrimmed fore-edge. Pictorial frontispiece and 26 other black and white, full page drawings ... View more info

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My Privileged Life with the Scarteen Black and Tans

By: Ryan, Thady, M.F.H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MD, The Derrydale Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34718

ISBN: 1586670964

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in mint, unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar. Only thing that keeps this one from being new is a colorless, former owner's initial embossed stamp on dedication page and a tidy gift inscription on verso. B/W mapped endpps. No tears or soil in the 300 pp text. Any marks you see on dj scan are from the protective, removable mylar sleeve and are not actually on the dj itself. The Ryans of Scarteen have been hunting their distinctive "Black and Tan" hounds for over three hundred years. The author, a universally loved sportsman, was Master and huntsman of this world-... View more info

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Wing Shots

By: Simmons, Albert Dixon

Price: $17.00

Publisher: MS, The Derrydale Press: 1990

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller Id: 38046

Condition: Fine


Beautiful light brown with gold gilt lettering has negligible wear. Page block is gilt. The unpaginated photographs are tight & bright with no tears or writing. A Series of Camera Studies of American Game Birds and Other Birds of Field and Stream on the Wing. 90 pp. View more info

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Gentlemen Up

By: Streett, William B.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44313

Condition: Near Fine


1st trade edition hardcover. Unclipped light green dj is a professional reproduction that displays well despite a 1 x 2 in chip covered with age-toned cello tape at head of frt panel near backstrip. Slightly tatty at extrems, 1/2 in open tear at foot of rear corner of backstrip and rear panel. Illust grass green cloth boards with dark green silhouette of horse jumping through a stirrup and bright gilt title on frt bd, bright gilt title on backstrip. Tips sharp showing color loss and very light rub on lower tips, spine ends bumped. Ours is the first trade edition, one of 850 copies of Gentlemen... View more info

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A Field Of Horses: The World of Marshall P. Hawkins SIGNED

By: Young, James L. M.F.H.; Foreword by Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MD, The Derrydale Press Foxhunters' Library: 2002

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 17407

ISBN: 1586670956

Condition: Fine


Presentation copy, signed by author on title page: With best wishes for a great life with horse or hound from the author Jimmy Young". Landscape format, 192 pp. 1st Derrydale printing hardcover in unclipped dj in mylar. Text has no former owners marks. Appears unread. DJ Mylar has some light scratches from storage that appear worse then they are due to the camera flash. I'll be happy to swap the dj into a new sleeve if the owner requests. A fabulous look at a gifted equestrian photographer and his action packed career capturing death defying Grand Prix shots such as Rodney Jenkins pi... View more info