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British Field Sports; Embracing Practical Instructions in Shooting--Hunting--Coursing--Racing--Cocking--Fishing, &c. With Observations on the Breaking and Training of Dogs and Horses; Also the Management of Fowling Pieces, and All Other Sporting Implements

Scott, William Henry

Published by Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1818
Used Condition: Good Plus
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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xi, [3], 615, [1] pp. With 34 hand-colored plates, and numerous woodcuts interspersed through text (generally chapter headers and footers). 8vo, 8.75 by 5.5 inches, 22 by 14 cm. Extremely scarce with colored plates! Rebacked, with red spine labels. Foxing scattered, occasionally on the heavy side. Plates generally attractive, even when can see light foxing as in frontis. Majority are clean, or with light soilage in margins. Binding is tight. Bookseller Inventory # 001347

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Title: British Field Sports; Embracing Practical ...

Publisher: Sherwood, Neely, and Jones

Publication Date: 1818

Binding: Full Calf

Book Condition:Good Plus

Edition: First edition.

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