Junglicus, Nimrod, Daniel Oldbuck, Esau, A Salopian, Tom Moody, Dryasdust, John Jorrocks, W. Youatt, John and Roger Dockery, etc. The New Sporting Magazine, Volume 8 - November 1834 to April 1835. Ackermann, 1835 Very Good Condition.
For more pictures of this item scroll down to bottom... Category: countryside, farming, field sports, agriculture, horticulture, Sport. Half leather with marbled covers and banded spine with gilt lettering and decoration. Slightly bumped corners and very light wear at spine-ends. Covers rubbed and marbled paper covering boards worn at edges.
Binding is sound, pages are clean. Contains 14 plates but no title page is present.
Some but not all are foxed to varying degrees. Contents Includes: January; Hillingdon Hall or The Cockney Squire: A Tale of Country Life (chapters in each month from XV to XXII), First Meet of Season at Hopwas Earths, Christmas at Willowford Village, India Pickles, Sports of the West, List of Stag and Fox-Hounds for the Ensuing Season, Upcoming Coursing Mettings, Racing Calendar.February; The Friars of Old, Pittites - Though No Tories, Flapper Shooting on the Cornish Moors, Switzerland and its Sports, Scenes in Texas - A Walk Among the Wild Turkeys, Shooting A La Francaise, Thames Regatta, Royal Western Yacht Squadron AGM. March; India Jungle Tiger Hunting, A Slick Run Down Hill, Steeple-Chases to Come, Coaching and Coach Men, List of Stallions for 1844, Sporting Law, Tattersall's. April; Woodcock Shooting in Cornwall, Newmarket, Fishing in Ireland, The National Steeple-Chase, Bencraft's Patent Saddle, Rail v Road or Ancient and Modern Travel by Whiskaway, Hours in the Himalayas, Training Race Horse, Remarks on Kennel Lameness.
May; Nimrod's Analysis of "The Diary of a Huntsman" by Thomas Smith, Sporting Peregrinations by Robin Hood, Irish Hounds and the Men who Ride Them, Increase of Dog Stealing, State of the Odds. June; Epsom Races, Steeple-Chase Winners in 1843-44, A Spanish Bull-Fight, Chester Cup Race, Public Amusements in the Metropolis. Index to the Racing Calendar 1843.
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