Cynegetica; or, Essays on Sporting: Consisting of Observations on Hare Hunting...To which is added, The Chace: A Poem. By William Somervile, Esq.

London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1788.

Price: $400.00

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First edition. Engraved frontispiece and title page vignette by Heath after Stothard. 292. [4, ads]pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Contemporary marbled boards, calf tips, rebacked with new brown calf, gilt panelled spine, green morocco label, marbled edges, light waterstaining to frontispiece and title, else fine. Schwerdt I, p.70 & plate 25; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 50.

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