[HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
 [HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
 [HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
 [HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
 [HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
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[HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819

Estimate: 1,000 - 2,000 GBP

[HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819

Estimate: 1,000 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Sold:1,312GBP

Lot Details

Description

[HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS]

FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, FISHERIES, SPORTING ANECDOTES, &C. &C. FROM DRAWINGS BY MESSRS. HOWITT, ATKINSON, CLARK, MANSKIRCH, &C. WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES. LONDON: PUBLISHED AND SOLD BY H.R. YOUNG, 1819


4to (325 x 228mm.), 110 hand-coloured aquatint plates, index at end, contemporary straight-grain maroon morocco gilt with gilt stamp of stag in centre of sides, gilt edges, without half-title, first text leaf torn (without loss of text), offsetting of text and plates, some marks and dust-staining, extremities rubbed, hinges strengthened

A richly illustrated work on hunting around the world, including fishing, hawking, coursing, spearing, trapping, shooting, and netting.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Robert Berkeley, Spetchley, armorial bookplate

Literature

Abbey, Travel 3; Schwerdt I, p. 179; Tooley (1954) 225

 [HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
[HOWITT, SAMUEL, AND OTHERS] | FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS ... WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES, 1819
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