Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories

Editorial: Read Books Ltd.
Precio Gandhi $89

Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories

Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories

Editorial: Read Books Ltd.
ISBN
a589d6fc-a97c-32da-bb54-ffbc36ff0dca
This vintage book contains a collection of humorous stories of the field and racecourse, anecdotes of the stable and kennel, and numerous practical notes on shooting and fishing. Entertaining and insightful, this volume will appeal to those with an interest in country pursuits, and would make for a fantastic addition to allied collections. Contents include: "The Influence of Field Sports on Character", "Old-Fashioned Angling", "Partridge Day's it Was and as It is", "Simpson's Snipe", "Podgers' Pointer", "The Dead Heat", "Only the Mare", "Hunting in the Midlands", "A Military Steeplechase", "How I Won my Handicap", etc. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. This volume is being republished now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of fox hunting.
  • Categoría BISAC SPO022000
  • Formato Epub 2
  • Idioma Inglés
  • Año 2017
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