A SPORTING TOUR THROUGH THE NORTHERN PARTS OF ENGLAND. Colonel T. Thornton.
A SPORTING TOUR THROUGH THE NORTHERN PARTS OF ENGLAND
A SPORTING TOUR THROUGH THE NORTHERN PARTS OF ENGLAND

A SPORTING TOUR THROUGH THE NORTHERN PARTS OF ENGLAND

and great part of the HIGHLANDS OF SCOTLAND. A new edition with coloured plates by G. E. Lodge, portraits and selections from the original illustrations. Introduction by Herbert Maxwell. Pp. xx+332, 20 plates (8 with tissue guards, of which 4, including the frontispiece, are chromolithographs and the other 4 are engravings); half vellum, the spine lacking almost all of the title label, but with the publisher's imprint in gilt (dulled) at foot, marbled papered boards, slightly rubbed, edges lightly worn, the vellum soiled (including a couple of ink stains), short split at head of spine, t.e.g., others uncut; armorial bookplate on upper pastedown, later inked ownership inscription at head of half-title page, a little light foxing and soiling; Edward Arnold, London, 1896. New edition. The Sportsman's Library series. *First published in 1804. The coloured plates are by George Edward Lodge (1860-1954) , known for his illustrations of birds and an authority on falconry. (One plate depicts a falcon). Most of the other plates are by George Garrard (1760-1826). Item #142096

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