Thoughts Upon Hunting, In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend

Beckford, Peter

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Leather. 8vo. Debrett, London, 1802. Xiv, 360 pgs. Fourth Edition. Engraved frontis by Bartolozzi after Cipriani. Bound in 3/4 leather with marbled paper covered cloth boards with gilt titles present to the spine. Boards in have shelf-wear present to the extremities. Previous owner's bookplate present to the FFEP. Foxing present esp. To the endpapers. Light foxing scattered throughout the text; text is free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Contains 24 letters on hare, fox and stag hunting: Hunting recommended, Cervantes and the Spectator, for whom these Letters are intended; The Kennel described with all its parts; Of hounds in general; Of feeding hounds and managing them in the kennel; Of breeding hounds, and naming them; Of coupling young hounds, and breaking them from sheep; The same subject continued, hounds made handy by being taken out often, entering them at the Marten-cat recommended, entering them at Hare, censured; Of diseases and their remedies; Of the Huntsman, and Whipper-in, observations on scent; Hare-hunting described in all its parts; Hare-hunting continued; Of a hare-warren, of stag-hunting at Turin; The description of a fox-chace attempted; Remarks on the foregoing Letter; Remarks on Letter XIII; Remarks on Letter XIII still continued; A digression in favour of fox-hunting; When an excellent Whipper-in may be of more use than an excellent Huntsman, duty of a whipper-in, a perfect one described; How a huntsman should draw his hounds; How a huntsman should cast his hounds; A hare-hunter an improper huntsman to a pack of fox-hounds; Blood necessary to a pack of fox-hounds, the likeliest method to procure it; Bag-foxes, some objections to them; Subject concluded, some observations concerning the management of a hunter, shoeing, summer hunting objected to, hunting not so dangerous as it has been thought. E-27; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 360 pages. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Thoughts Upon Hunting, In a Series of ...
Publisher: Printed for J. Debrett
Publication Date: 1802
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good+
Edition: Fourth Edition.

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