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Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. Full maroon morocco fine leather binding, gilt lettering to spine, with raised banding and gilt decorations, decorative gilt and blind embossed paneled board, with gilt figurative vignette. All page edges gilt and endpapers. Contemporary endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. A couple of minor handling marks to boards, minor indent to rear board. Bright contemporary (later) endpapers. No penned inscriptions. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. A very clean and tight 1st edition. 615pp. Illustrated with 34 full-page engraved plates. With illustrated woodcut chapter headings and tailpieces.
Title: British Field Sports; Embracing Practical Instructions in Shooting - Hunting - Coursing - Racing - Cocking - Fishing &c. With observations on the braking and training of Dogs and Horses, the management of Fowling Pieces and all other Sporting Implements.
Categories: Sports & Pastimes,
Publisher: London, Sherwood, Neely & Jones, 1818 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82782
Keywords: Sports & Pastimes British Field Sports; Shooting, Hunting, Coursing, Racing, Cocking, Fishing, fowl, field, fox, grouse, partridge, pheasant, dogs, hounds, training, sport, recreation, 1818, leather, fine binding,