Frank Forester’s Sporting Scenes and Characters. Embracing “The Warwick Woodlands,” “My Shooting Box, ”. Henry William Herbert, “Frank Forester”.

Presentation Copy, Inscribed by the Editor

Frank Forester’s Sporting Scenes and Characters. Embracing “The Warwick Woodlands,” “My Shooting Box, ”.

Philadelphia: T.B. Peterson & Brothers, [1881].

Fifth edition. Two frontispieces. 2 vols. 8vo. Presentation Copy, Inscribed by the Editor. Red cloth, stamped in black and gilt. Spines faded, extremities rubbed. Shaken, hinges cracked, front flyleaf of vol. I lacking. Presentation copy, inscribed by Will Wildwood (Fred Pond) on first blank. Phillips 173; Van Winkle p. 63; BAL 8177; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 181 (note). Item #261339

Contains the excerpts from his celebrated work, "The Quorndon Hounds" and "The Deerstalkers". This edition includes a life of the author by “Will Wildwood” (Fred Pond), and much new material by Herbert, including the Vale of Warwick and the obituary of Tom Draw.

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