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British Sports and Sportsmen - Breeding, Agriculture, Country-Life Pursuits.

£200

British Sports and Sportsmen – Breeding, Agriculture, Country-Life Pursuits.

London, Sports and Sportsmen, Ltd., [1931]

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Description

Comprising: Agriculture Through the Ages, Foundations of Agriculture, The Horse (Early History, The English Thoroughbred, Some Famous Breeders, The Old English Cart-Horse, The Canadian Native Pony, South African Types, Australasian Breeds, America, Argentina, France, The Polo Pony); Flocks and Herds; Arable and Pasture; the Culture of Fruit; Country-Life Pursuits; Some Notable Sportsmen.

Description

Limited edition number 309 of one thousand copies printed, folio, xiv, 488pp., twelve tissue-guarded photogravures and numerous illustrations within the text, many taken from photographs, else fine, publisher's chamfered red morocco gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt Anthemion dentelles and all edges gilt, a fine copy.

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Stock ID: 97988