An Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports Or Complete Account (Historical, Practical, and Descriptive) of Hunting, Shooting. . . .
London Longmans, Green & Co, 1875. New ed, rev & corr. Size [xiii, 1246pp, many plates & numerous small illustr] Green cloth hardboards with gold lettering & designs on spine & black lettering & borders plus gold designs on front cover, most corners worn through cloth, spine ends worn & frayed up to 1/4 inch, torn spine edges repaired, back cover lightly bleached, page ends lightly soiled & untrimmed, cracked hinges repaired using pva, front & back flyleaves lightly brown spotted, back end paper lightly soiled, owner signature dated 1878 in ink on front flyleaf, text pages & illustrations very good, tight & clean copy, Good
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Keywords: sports; rural; outdoor; horse racing; hunting coursing; hawking shooting; fishing cock; fighting boxing; pedestrian exercise