By Peter Beckford
London   Hodder and Stoughton
10.5" by 8" [2], iii-xxiii, 155pp
A colourfully illustrated edition of Peter Beckford's letters on hunting, illustrated by George Denholm Armour.
By Peter Beckford

1911 Thoughts on Hunting

London   Hodder and Stoughton
10.5" by 8" [2], iii-xxiii, 155pp
A colourfully illustrated edition of Peter Beckford's letters on hunting, illustrated by George Denholm Armour.
£75.00
: 2kgs / : 729P6

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Description

Colour Plates, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

A collection of letters pondering the subject of hunting, written by the renowned huntsman Sir Peter Beckford. The work guides the reader on the art of foxhunting.

Illustrated with a tipped-in colour frontispiece, and twenty-four tipped-in colour plates.

Beckford was a landowner and huntsman who is best known for this work, which was originally published in 1781.

Illustrated by George Denholm Armour.

With an introduction by E. D. Cuming.

Undated, dated from Jisc from a copy held at the British Library.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Light fading to the spine. A few minor marks to the boards and spine. Light spots to the fore edge. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean with the odd spot.

Very Good Indeed

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