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Chafin, William, 1733–1818
Anecdotes respecting Cranbourn Chase, with a very concise account of it : together with the rural amusements it afforded our ancestors in the days of yore / by William Chafin, clerk ; written in September 1816.
London : Printed by and for J. Nichols, Son, and Bentley, Red Lion Passage, Fleet Street : Sold also by Messrs. Brodie, and Co. Salisbury : Shipp, Blandford : Penny, Sherborne : Thomas, Weymouth : and by all other booksellers in the counties of Dorset and Wilts, 1818.
Physical Description:
[4], 56 pages ; 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.C76 C43 1818
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
With a half-title page.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 105
BEIN Byz C85 818c: Thomas Gosden's copy, with his bookplate. Bound with His: A second edition of the anecdotes and history of Cranbourn Chase. London, 1818.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary blue-gray boards. "New books published by Nichols, Son, and Bentley ..."--4 pages at front.
Subject Terms:
Brodie & Co. -- Bookseller.
Cranborne Chase (England) -- History.
Cranborne Chase (England) -- History.
Cranborne Chase (England) -- Social life and customs.
Game and game-birds.
Game laws -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Gosden, Thomas -- Bookplate.
Gosden, Thomas -- Ownership.
Hunting -- Great Britain -- History.
Hunting dogs -- Great Britain.
Penny -- Bookseller.
Poaching -- Great Britain -- History.
Shipp -- Bookseller.
Thomas -- Booksller.
Publishers' advertisements.
J. Nichols and Son, publisher, printer.

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