SPORT, Mixed: Hawke, P: Instructions to Young Sportsmen. For R Hunter, 1816, 2nd. Edn. With aquatint frontis plus 5 other plates. PP: 324+Index. Later half leather by Hatchards, teg. Little rubbed; The Sporting Repository. Kegan Paul, 1904, Limited edition of 500 copies. All 22 plates present, but a few are loose; Johnson, T B: The Sportsman’s Cyclopedia. Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper, 1831. With a folding table, portrait frontis plus 31 plates, including one folding hand-coloured. Later cloth and leather label; rubbed and hinges cracked. Title page torn and repaired; two plates with tears, one with loss (away from the image); Strutt. The Sports and Pastimes of the people of England. W Reeves, 1830, new edn. Text illustrations. 420pp cont. half leather cracked and torn with small loss; LCR Cameron: Minor Field Sports; Earl of Suffolk. The Encyclopaedia of Sport, 4 vols; Alken. The National Sports of Great Britain. 1903; PLUS 10 others. (20)
Sold for £160
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