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1 Letters to Young Fly-Fishers
Aston, Sir George Philip Allan & Co., Ltd London 1926 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
First edition. Original blue boards. Rubs to the corners and spine edges, exposing the boards in a couple of places. Previous owner's signature in pencil on the front endpaper. In generally good condition inside but there is a loose plate, facing p. 70. Light handling marks to a few page margins but pages are mostly clean and binding fairly firm. pp. xii, 154. An acceptable reading copy; not a collector's copy. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105005 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
10 Learning to Ride (A Ladybird Book, Series 633)
Hickman, Margaret ; with illustrations by John Berry Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1973 0721403573 / 9780721403571 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. An early reprint from 1974. There are some small marks to the spine and to the back cover next to the spine. Slight rubs to the corners and spine ends. Binding nice and firm. Some very small light marks to the edge of the front endpaper and title page. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. No handling creases to the pages. 51pp. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 18p on the back cover, together with a tally of over 350 available Ladybird titles also mentioned on the back cover. Last title listed on the back is no. 14 in this series Learning about Heraldry. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306521 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
2 British Sports and Sportsmen: Big Game Hunting and Angling
Compiled and Edited by "The Sportsman" British Sports and Sportsmen King Street, Covent Garden, London 1914 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
Original cloth binding, half green with brown sides. Two small marks to the front board. Gilt titles. Hand-numbered limited edition. This copy is no. 415 of 1000 copies. Light green marbled endpapers. Inner hinges have been professionally and neatly strengthened (not by ourselves) with green cloth. The hinges have had extra strengthening with a white cloth tape (again, undertaken by a previous owner), at the Preface and at the Photogravures contents page. As it is white it blends with the pages and is reasonably unobtrusive. The binding is otherwise quite firm and sound. There are a couple of short tears in the edges of the contents pages. pp. xiii, 593. 39cm. Profusely illustrated, including numerous photogravures with tissue guards. Plates are mostly very clean. Occasional foxing spot to prelims and to tissue guards, with some foxing to a few plates. Top edge gilt. LARGE and HEAVY. DELIVERY: The cost of sending within the UK MAINLAND is included in the price. A significant extra fee will be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY is not available for this volume due to size and weight, although we may be able to deliver within the EU - please contact us before ordering. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises. 104589 
Price: 125.00 GBP

 
11 Game Cock and Countryman
Humber, R. D. ; illustrations by John Roberts Cassell London 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. There is a gift inscription written on the front endpaper, dated 1969. No other marks. Pages clean and binding firm. The dust jacket has a few light rubs to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. 145pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105042 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
 
3 British Sports and Sportsmen: Hunting
Compiled and Edited by "The Sportsman" British Sports and Sportsmen King Street, Covent Garden, London 1912 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
Original cloth binding, half green with brown sides. Gilt titles. Hand-numbered limited edition. This copy is no. 134 of 1000 copies. Light green marbled endpapers. The binding is firm and sound. Inner hinges are very good. pp. xiii, 645. 39cm. Profusely illustrated, including numerous photogravures with tissue guards. Plates are clean. Some occasional foxing to prelims, very occasionally to plates and to tissue guards. Top edge gilt. LARGE and HEAVY. DELIVERY: The cost of sending within the UK MAINLAND is included in the price. A significant extra fee will be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY is not available for this volume due to size and weight, although we may be able to deliver within the EU - please contact us before ordering. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises. 104588 
Price: 125.00 GBP

 
12 Ten Great Irish Hunts [Signed Copy]
MacEwan, Michael Punchestown Books, in association with The Irish Hunting Review 1996 1873920091 / 9781873920091 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall Signed by Author(s)
Red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. There are some minor marks to the edges of the front endpaper. Signed by the author on the title page (flat signed, no inscriptions). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. 160pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104869 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
 
4 British Sports and Sportsmen: Racing, Coursing and Steeplechasing. Part I and Part II (Complete 2 Volume set)
Compiled and Edited by "The Sportsman" British Sports and Sportsmen King Street, Covent Garden, London 1911 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
Original cloth binding, half green with brown sides. Gilt titles. Hand-numbered limited edition. This copy is no.178 of 1000 copies. Light green marbled endpapers. The bindings are firm and sound and hinges very good. Volume II has two small (c. 1cm long) rubbed holes in the upper spine joint. These look stable and not like expanding splits. pp. xv, 272; ix, 275-620. 39cm. Profusely illustrated, including numerous photogravures with tissue guards. Plates are mostly very clean. Occasional foxing spot to prelims and to tissue guards, with a couple of very light foxing spots to a few plates. Top edge gilt. LARGE and HEAVY. DELIVERY: The cost of sending within the UK MAINLAND is included in the price. A significant extra fee will be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY is not available for this set due to size and weight, although we may be able to deliver within the EU - please contact us before ordering. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises. 104590 
Price: 230.00 GBP

 
13 The Harboro' Country
Simpson, Charles John Lane The Bodley Head London 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
With 24 illustrations in colour and 52 in black and white by the author, and an introduction by Lord Stalbridge, Joint Master of the Fernie Hunt. Leicestershire; hunting; Market Harborough. An attractive copy. Binding firm. Pages clean and free from foxing. Foredges rough cut - untrimmed. Previous owner's signature, place and date in red ink on the front pastedown, together with another previous owner's modern bookplate. Fold-out map between p.232-233 in near fine condition - slight creases to margin nearest the spine only. Small bumps to corners. A few small pale marks to top of closed textblock edge. 240pp. 29cm. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply for posting to UK islands; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 300462 
Price: 34.00 GBP

 
 
5 British Sports and Sportsmen: Shooting and Deerstalking
Compiled and Edited by "The Sportsman" British Sports and Sportsmen King Street, Covent Garden, London 1913 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
Original cloth binding, half green with brown sides. Gilt titles. Hand-numbered limited edition. This copy is no. 407 of 1000 copies. Light green marbled endpapers. Inner hinges have been professionally and neatly strengthened (not by ourselves) with green cloth. Shaken, with partial cracks to hinges at the front of the textblock - at frontispiece and at the Preface. The binding is otherwise firm and sound. pp. xii, 359. 39cm. Profusely illustrated, including numerous photogravures with tissue guards. Plates are very clean. Occasional foxing spot to prelims and to tissue guards. Top edge gilt. LARGE and HEAVY. DELIVERY: The cost of sending within the UK MAINLAND is included in the price. A significant extra fee will be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY is not available for this volume due to size and weight, although we may be able to deliver within the EU - please contact us before ordering. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises. 104587 
Price: 125.00 GBP

 
14 The Twelfth
Stanford, J. K. ; illlustrated by V. H. Drummond Faber and Faber Limited London 1948 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
5th impression. Original red boards. Some light foxing to the endpapers and the pages have overall just darkened / tanned slightly. No previous owner names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding nice and firm. The dust jacket is very good; just lightly rubbed and a little greyed at the edges. Front flap price clipped. 85pp. A story about grouse shooting in the decade before the war. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105011 
Price: 13.00 GBP

 
 
6 British Sports and Sportsmen: Past and Present. Part I and Part II (Complete 2 Volume set)
Compiled and Edited by "The Sportsman" ; introduction by Horace G. Hutchinson British Sports and Sportsmen King Street, Covent Garden, London 1908 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
Original cloth binding, half green with brown sides. Gilt titles. Light green marbled endpapers. Both volumes have lightly cracked inner hinges. Front hinge of Volume I is more noticeably cracked though binding is still firm. pp. xxiii, 168; ix, 169-325. 39cm. Profusely illustrated, including numerous photogravures. These don't have tissue guards. Some foxing throughout. Top edge gilt. LARGE and HEAVY. DELIVERY: The cost of sending within the UK MAINLAND is included in the price. A significant extra fee will be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY is not available for this set due to size and weight, although we may be able to deliver within the EU - please contact us before ordering. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises. 104591 
Price: 150.00 GBP

 
15 Upper Thames (Fishing Famous Rivers)
Taylor, Bill ; series edited by Ken Sutton Angling Times [c.1960] 1960 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Stapled booklet. Covers rubbed. A previous owner has signed their name in pen on the title page under the author's name. Pages clean. Good condition. 48pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104800 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
7 Sha Tin Racecourse
Designed by Rebecca Lee ; foreword by P G Williams Michael Stevenson Limited Hong Kong 1979 9622040039 / 9789622040038 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original blue boards; slightly bumped base of spine and corners. Dust jacket just a little bruised at spine ends and corners. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 47pp. 29 x 28.5cm. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305872 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
16 Thelwell's Riding Academy
Thelwell, Norman Methuen & Co Ltd London 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original grey boards. A bump to the bottom edge of the front board. Binding firm. Pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. There are some small light stains to the dust jacket, only just visible from the outside; visible to the underside at the top edge and the middle of the spine. Edges lightly rubbed and the laminate of the dust jacket is peeling at the spine. DJ not price clipped. 128pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104792 
Price: 23.50 GBP

 
 
8 Falconry and Hawking
Glasier, Phillip B. T. Batsford Ltd London 1978 0713402326 / 9780713402322 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original blue boards. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Errata slip tipped onto the dedication page. Top edge blue. Dust jacket not price clipped. Very good condition. 312pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104843 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
17 Riding For Children [Puffin Picture Book No. 82]
Wynmalen, Henry ; Lyne, Michael ; ed. by Noel Carrington Puffin | Penguin Books Ltd 1951 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Reprint [1st published in 1949]. 30pp. Some minor wear to the cover edges - short nick in the top edge of the front cover, creases to a couple of corners. Stapled booklet-style binding. Interior VG. 302026 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
9 The Untamed: Horses of the Wild
Grew, David T. Fisher Unwin London 1923 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original blue boards. A forwards lean to the spine. A small stained dented mark to the spine. Untrimmed / rough cut foredges. Some light foxing. Mild bruising to spine ends. Brief gift inscription and another previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Colour frontis. 256pp. 104801 
Price: 9.50 GBP

     
 
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