The Sportsman's Cabinet; or, a Correct Delineation of the Various Dogs Used in the Sports of the Field, Including the Canine Race in General. Dogs, William Taplin.

The Sportsman's Cabinet; or, a Correct Delineation of the Various Dogs Used in the Sports of the Field, Including the Canine Race in General.

London: J. Cundee, 1803-4.

First edition. Two engraved titles, 26 engraved plates by John Scott after Reinagle, and numerous wood-engraved vignettes by Thomas Bewick. 2 vols. 4to. Contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt with sporting tools, a.e.g. Rebacked, spines laid down. Internally very fresh with none of the usual foxing, Dalmatian plate present. Schwerdt II, p. 248; Hubbard, The Literature of British Dogs, p. 27-29. Item #234897

The third published English dog book, perennially admired for the excellence of its illustrations.

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