Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale. Foxhunting, Joseph B. Thomas.
Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale
Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale
Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale
Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale
Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale

Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages ... with an Introduction by the Earl of Lonsdale.

New York: The Derrydale Press, 1928.

Ross, Gordon. First edition, copy 18 of 50 copies of the deluxe edition on van Gelder paper (from a total edition of 750). Hand colored frontispiece portrait of the author by Gordon Ross, in addition to numerous other illustrations in color and black and white. xviii, 272 pp. 1 vols. 4to 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches (31.5 X 24 cm). Full scarlet morocco, gilt decorations of a stylized hound running through foliage, title on upper cover, top edge gilt. Red morocco-backed clamshell case. Siegel 15; Frazier T-2-D; Biscotti p. 432; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, pp. 370-71. Item #313002

An outstanding work, "the first of the big, beautiful Derrydale Deluxes. It was a model for many of the ones that followed" (Frazier)
Original price was $100.

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