Sporting Discoveries or The Miseries of Shooting in a series of seven plates, being hints to young sportsmen by Ben Tally-Ho. Henry Alken.
Sporting Discoveries or The Miseries of Shooting in a series of seven plates, being hints to young sportsmen by Ben Tally-Ho
Sporting Discoveries or The Miseries of Shooting in a series of seven plates, being hints to young sportsmen by Ben Tally-Ho
Sporting Discoveries or The Miseries of Shooting in a series of seven plates, being hints to young sportsmen by Ben Tally-Ho

Sporting Discoveries or The Miseries of Shooting in a series of seven plates, being hints to young sportsmen by Ben Tally-Ho.

London: Fuller, [1816].

First edition. 7 hand-coloured aquatint plates. Uncut in original printed grey wrappers with letterpress title on upper wrapper. 1 vols. Oblong Folio (39 x 29 cm). Bound in quarter red morocco and cloth, with original wrappers bound in Schwerdt I, p.23 (lacking the wrappers); Mellon/Snelgrove p.20; Tooley 53; Siltzer p.57. Item #317517

'First issue of a well drawn and finely coloured set of plates representing shooting accidents, not easily met with in perfect state' (Schwerdt). The plates each bear the publisher's name and date Feb. 1, 1816.

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