The Art of Deer-Stalking; Illustrated by A Narrative of a Few Days' Sport in The Forest of Atholl, with some Account of The Nature and Habits of Red Deer and a short description of The Scottish Forests; Legends; Superstitions; Stories of Poachers and Freebooters &c.

By: Scrope, William.

Price: £175.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in publisher's original green cloth with tooled patterns to front and rear and gilt Deerhound to front and deer to rear, titles to spine, some light shelfwear and one small blemish to rear cover, some minor spotting, original yellow endpapers have been professionally and sympathetically strengthened with like coloured paper, some slight foxing and offsettting due to the thicker paper used for plates but otherwise internally clean and tight and in Very Good+ condition. New Edition, pp xix, 440, frontis and title vignette plus eleven (one more than first edition) full page plates after paintings by Edwin and Charles Landseer and by the author. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: The Art of Deer-Stalking; Illustrated by A Narrative of a Few Days' Sport in The Forest of Atholl, with some Account of The Nature and Habits of Red Deer and a short description of The Scottish Forests; Legends; Superstitions; Stories of Poachers and Freebooters &c.

Author Name: Scrope, William.

Categories: Field Sports & Shooting,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: John Murray: 1839

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004345

Keywords: Deer Stalking, Stalking, Scotland, Hunting, Shooting, Highlands, Estate,