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The Hunting If ... Courtesy of Kathrina Cooley

The Hunting If ... Courtesy of Kathrina Cooley

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The Hunting If ... Courtesy of Kathrina Cooley

by Shortt, Angela

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Original red straight grained morocco, with gilt stamp of the Genessee Valley Hunt on upper cover. Slightest rubbing, some foxin
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[New York]: Compliments of Ernest L. Woodward, M.F.H. [privately printed by the Derrydale Press], 1932. First edition. "One Hundred Copies of the Hunting If have been printed by Eugene V. Connettt at the Derrydale Press in the Month of April 1932.. Printed in red and black on folded leaves. Sketches throughout text. Unpaginated. [12] leaves. 1 vols. Square 12mo. Original red straight grained morocco, with gilt stamp of the Genessee Valley Hunt on upper cover. Slightest rubbing, some foxing to pastedowns and occasionally in text. Near fine. First edition. "One Hundred Copies of the Hunting If have been printed by Eugene V. Connettt at the Derrydale Press in the Month of April 1932.". Printed in red and black on folded leaves. Sketches throughout text. Unpaginated. [12] leaves. 1 vols. Square 12mo. Adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's celebrated poem for the hunting field.

The upper board is stamped in gilt with Genessee Valley Hunt logo, a fox's mask flanked by the club initials.

RARE. Siegel 61; Frazier S-6-a; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 325

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James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
367352
Title
The Hunting If ... Courtesy of Kathrina Cooley
Author
Shortt, Angela
Format/Binding
Printed in red and black on folded leaves. Sketches throughout text. Unpaginated. [12] leaves. 1 vols. Square 12mo
Book Condition
Used - Original red straight grained morocco, with gilt stamp of the Genessee Valley Hunt on upper cover. Slightest rubbing, some foxin
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition. "One Hundred Copies of the Hunting If have been p
Publisher
Compliments of Ernest L. Woodward, M.F.H. [privately printed by the Derrydale Press]
Place of Publication
[New York]
Date Published
1932
Keywords
Foxhunting | Derrydale Press | New York State
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Private Press; Sports & Games;

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Leaves
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Morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Rubbing
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First Edition
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Fine
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12mo
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