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RIDING RECOLLECTIONS
Written by G.J. Whyte-Melville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1814090
Published by W. Thacker & Co.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front board. Colour frontis with tissue guard plus b/w plates. Deckle edged. Top edge gilt. Spine faded, boards unevenly faded, rear board also scuffed. Neat name & date in ink to free front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
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'PLAIN OR RINGLETS?'
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1814075
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1914. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. 539 pages plus 8 pages publisher adverts to rear. Top edge gilt. Spine browned and edge worn, corners worn. Four small black marks to front board. Name & date in pencil to free front endpaper. Minor foxing to vertical edges. Evidence of bookworm to rear contents (not bad).
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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316702
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 3rd 1933. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. White mark to rear cover. Two name plates to front endpapers. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page margins/edges otherwise contents clean.
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HUNTING THE FOX
Written by Richard Greville Verney. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1813968
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1925. Very good condition.

Illustrated Edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. 6 tipped-in colour plates. Corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Bump to rear vertical edge of board. A few scattered foxspots. All plates present.
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SURTEES: SET OF EIGHT VOLUMES
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1813730
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reprints of a set originally published between 1945 and 1951 and then bound privately. Three quarter red leather binding with raised bands, red cloth sides. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Titles are: Mr Facey Romford's Hounds; Handley Cross; Hillingdon Hall; Hawbuck Grange; Jorrock's Jaunts and Jollities; Ask Mamma; Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour; Plain or Ringlets. Four volumes have faded spines. Each volume has browning to edges of prelims and rear endpapers. A lovely set.
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IT'S MY DELIGHT
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2122681
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green-blue covers with dark title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 175 pages. Some fading and a few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips; some marks.
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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2122673
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine and a few cover edges are faded. Spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.
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MASTER TOBY'S HUNT
Written by Arthur O. Fisher. Illustrated by Frank Hart.
Stock no. 1506548
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1st 1934. Slightly better than good condition.

or the Precocious Nimrod. Large format 11.5 x 9". Yellow cloth, black title and vignettes to front. B/w and red, black and white illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked. Contents pulled so feel a little loose. Some foxing, light browning and an odd fingermark but generally contents are clean.
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EXMOOR THE RIDING PLAYGROUND OF ENGLAND
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316235
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 2nd 1935. Good condition.

Second Edition. Exmoor is the land of the horseman and the walker. Little known paths and bridle paths, tracks one comes across when hunting with the Devon and Somerset Staghounds. Contents include chapters on 'The Wild Red Deer', 'Moorland Hacking', 'Some Exmoor Inns' all of great interest to Exmoor. Cream cloth with brown titles and vignettes. 5 b/w plates plus b/w illustrations and two sketch maps. Spine bumped. Covers grubby and discoloured. Damp staining to textblock and to margins of plates.
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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1608852
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine and corners bumped; split at base of spine. Dents to board edges. A little scattered foxing but contents generally very good. Wrapper is edge creased and torn, chipped with loss, some surface damage and grubby marks to rear.
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JORROCKS ON 'UNTING
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1506225
Published by William Heinemann. 1909. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards, with pictorial onlay to front cover. 6.75 x 5.25". B/w text illustrations and 3 tipped-in colour plates. 31 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine browned. A couple of small marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Two letters written on rear pastedown. Foxing, mainly to endpapers.
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TERRIER Y BULL & TERRIER LAS RAZAS DE COMBATE Y CAZA
Written by Jesus Brey; Carlos De Guinea. Illustrated by Jose G. Ojados.
Stock no. 2121439
Published by Seiquer. 1996. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Card wraps. Text in Spanish. Title: TERRIER AND BULL & TERRIER RACES OF COMBAT AND HUNTING. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 8492169508. SIGNED by authors and Illustrator to prelims. Uneven fading to cover edges, with creasing; a few marks.
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