Pye, Henry James.
Title The Sportsman's Dictionary Containing Instructions For Various Methods To Be Observed In Riding, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Farrier, Hawking, Breeding And Feeding Horses For The Road And Turf; The Management Of Dogs, Game And Dunghill-Cocks, Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Doves, Singing Birds, Etc; And The Manner Of Curing Their Various Diseases And Accidents.
Book Condition Very Good
Edition 5th or later Edition
Publisher London John Stockdale 1807
Seller ID 005368
Large hardcover (27x22), original half leather binding with brown paper covered boards, gilt titles and tooling, marbled endpapers, previous owners bookplate on front end paper, leather hinge slightly split at top and bottom of front and rear, some rubbing to edges and slight marking to boards but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Fifth edition, pp 547, Frontispiece+16 plates as called for. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.