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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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NORTHERN SPORT & SPORTSMEN
Written by J. Fairfax Blakeborough.
Stock no. 1812820
Published by The Yorkshire Publishing Press; Hunter & Longhurst. 1st 1912. Good condition.

Being the story of the Hurworth Hunt and other packs, together with biographies of Northern Sportsmen and Sportswomen, old records, diaries and songs, reminiscences and illustrations, collected from many sources. Red cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. B/w illustrations and plates. 152 pages. Corners worn, spine faded and worn at top & tail. Boards grubby. Foxing to contents. Book stamp to rear pastedown.
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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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THELWELL'S SPORTING PRINTS
Written by Norman Thelwell. Illustrated by Norman Thelwell.
Stock no. 1608861
Published by Methuen. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large, oblong format. A collection of Thelwell's incomparable humorous illustrations of rural sporting life. ISBN: 0413511308. Spine bumped. Light page edge browning. Wrapper edge rubbed.
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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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HUNTING IN HARD TIMES
Written by G. Bowers.
Stock no. 1608292
Published by Methuen. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Facsimile of the original edition. The hunting season in 'the unfashionable home counties' at the turn of the century. ISBN: 0413146006. Spine bumped. Price cut wrapper is faded to spine and edge creased with a couple of closed edge tears.
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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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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1505961
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 2nd 1927. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Spine bumped and worn with tiny splits to cloth at ends. A little wear to corners. Faint marks and scratches to covers. Red colour on spine faded to white, slight wear to title on front cover. Endpapers browned. One hinge cracked. Some light foxing and an odd mark to contents.
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