Connett-Frazier Copy

The Fox’s Prophecy.

New York: The Sporting Gallery & Bookshop, 1939.

First edition, first state, with printed Presentation statement on front flyleaf. Illustrations by Robert Ball. [iv], 25, [26, blank], [27, colophon] pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Connett-Frazier Copy. Black boards with red decorations, t.e.g. Fine copy of a fragile book. Custom half morocco slipcase and chemise. Frazier F-3-D; Siegel p. 182 (note); Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 265. Provenance: Eugene V. Connett, 3rd; Don Frazier. Item #261271

Inscribed from Melvin Stone to Connett.

Frazier describes this book as "after Derrydale", noting the illustrations by Ball and the connection between Melvin E. Stone and Connett.

Price: $2,000.00 Free International Delivery