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Foxhunting) Paget, Guy and Lionel Irvine
The Flying Parson and Dick Christian
Edgar Backus, Leicester, 1934. No. 82 of 100 copies of the Collector's Edition, printed on special paper. Incorporating "The Druid's" Chapters from "Silk and Scarlet", and "Post and Paddock", and several hitherto unpublished letters from George Osbaldeston. With 40 full-page illustrations, 25 of them in color, by Charles Simpson. 292 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Deluxe Edition, One of 100 Copies. A fine and detailed evocation of the history, customs, and, especially, the personalities, of foxhunting England in the golden days of the sport. Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 280 Tan cloth with gilt fox stamp on upper cover, decorated brown morocco spine, t.e.g., lower edge untrimmed, a fine copy in fine dust jacket. With the engraved armorial bookplate of John Moon Incorporating "The Druid's" Chapters from "Silk and Scarlet", and "Post and Paddock", and several hitherto unpublished letters from George Osbaldeston. With 40 full-page illustrations, 25 of them in color, by Charles Simpson. 292 pp. 1 vols. 4to No. 82 of 100 copies of the Collector's Edition, printed on special paper. [Attributes: Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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