Leicester: Edgar Backus, 1934.
No. 82 of 100 copies of the Collector's Edition, printed on special paper. Incorporating “The Druid's” Chapters from “Silk and Scarlet”, and “Post and Paddock”, and several hitherto unpublished letters from George Osbaldeston. With 40 full-page illustrations, 25 of them in color, by Charles Simpson. 292 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Deluxe Edition, One of 100 Copies. Tan cloth with gilt fox stamp on upper cover, decorated brown morocco spine, t.e.g., lower edge untrimmed, a fine copy in fine dust jacket. With the engraved armorial bookplate of John Moon Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 280. Item #42253
A fine and detailed evocation of the history, customs, and, especially, the personalities, of foxhunting England in the golden days of the sport.
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