The Hunting Directory; containing a Compendious View of the Ancient and Modern Systems of the Chase … the Pursuit of the Fox, the Hare, the Stag. T. B. Johnson.
The Hunting Directory; containing a Compendious View of the Ancient and Modern Systems of the Chase … the Pursuit of the Fox, the Hare, the Stag

The Hunting Directory; containing a Compendious View of the Ancient and Modern Systems of the Chase … the Pursuit of the Fox, the Hare, the Stag.

London: Printed for Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, 1830.

Pp. viii, [9]-312. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green cloth boards. Spine rebacked in calf, with original gilt cloth titling laid down. Slightly rubbed. Very good. See Schwerdt I, 269 for 1826 edition; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 212. Item #252267

“Partly based on the author’s ‘Complete Sportsman,’ 1817, but deals cheifly with with hunting and is interesting although the author depends largely on Beckford and Somerville” — Schwerdt.

Price: $150.00