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THE HISTORY OF THE LINLITHGOW AND STIRLINGSHIRE HUNT 1775-1910
Written by James H. Rutherfurd.
Stock no. 2131170
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1st 1911. Good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w plates and large map in rear pocket. Top edge gilt. Map to rear pocket is MISSING! Spine is browned. Scuffing and marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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THE FOXHOUNDS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND THEIR MASTERS AND HUNTSMEN
Written by Humphrey F. De Trafford; et al. Illustrated by Cuthbert Bradley; et al..
Stock no. 2130948
Published by Walter Southwood & Company. 1906. Very good condition.

Large format. Heavy volume! Red leather spine and corners. Raised bands and gilt titles to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. B/w plates and photos. Spine and edges are unevenly faded. Slight bow to front cover. Marks to outer page edges, with a few margin marks.

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MEMOIRS OF THE BELVOIR HOUNDS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130942
Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 1867. Almost very good condition.

From Their Earliest Records to The Present Day. Green cloth with gilt title to spine and small vignette to front cover. Dedicated to His Grace The Duke of Rutland. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and margin marks. Page edge creasing. Pencil annotations.

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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ARTISAN HUNTER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1816662
Published by The Boydell Press. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author recounts his exploits as a hunter, from boyhood days as a traunt in a Welsh mining valley, ratting and pursuing such game as could be found with a lurcher. He also explores such vanished pastimes of the working man as cockfighting. The main characters are his terrier, San, and two hawks, a buzzard and a goshawk. Green boards, silver title to spine, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851151086. A few grubby marks to text block. Price cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE THREE JOVIAL PUPPIES
Written by E.D. Cuming. Illustrated by J.A. Shepherd.
Stock no. 2127501
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, dark pictorial covers. Colour illustrations and rhymes. A tale of three foxhound puppies. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Foxing and some page browning. Appears to rear joint has been repaired.

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OF PEDIGREE UNKNOWN
Written by Phil Drabble.
Stock no. 2126927
Published by Huddlesford Publications. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New and revised edition. The Sporting and Working Dogs the author has known. B/w photos. ISBN: 0907827055. Some marks to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and some grubby marks.

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ALL ABOUT THE LURCHER
Written by Katharine Tottenham.
Stock no. 1608026
Published by Pelham Books. 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Part of the 'All About...' series. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0720714419. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed, with remains of price-sticker on front flap.

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MAN-TRAILING HOW TO TRAIN YOUR BLOODHOUND
Written by Christiane Liebeck.
Stock no. 1812212
Published by Cadmos. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Following human trails reliably. Cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9783861279297. A nice, clean copy.

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THE HISTORY OF THE LINLITHGOW AND STIRLINGSHIRE HUNT 1775-1910
Written by James H. Rutherfurd.
Stock no. 1810090
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w plates and large map in rear pocket. Top edge gilt. SIGNED by the author with dedication to title page ('from the author'). Boards scuffed and marked. Spine browned. Some grubby marks/foxing to contents but generally a clean copy. Map still in rear pocket.

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BEAGLERS
Written by J. Ivester Lloyd.
Stock no. 1605743
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hare hunting with harriers, beagles and bassets. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713612614. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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THE GREYHOUND AND GREYHOUND RACING
Written by Roy Genders.
Stock no. 1205174
Published by Sporting Handbooks Ltd.. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A History of the Greyhound in Britain from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850200474. Corners bumped. Wrapper has a faded spine and rubbed corners.

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SLEEPING PARTNERS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1801153
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1929. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Sleeping Partners A Series of Episodes. A series of plates by Aldin featuring what appear to be a Irish Wolfhound and a terrier. Large format. Blue boards, light blue titles. Corners bumped. Endpapers a little grubby/foxed. Contents beautifully bright and clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss.

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