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Jacob, Giles, 1686–1744

The compleat sportsman ... Part I. Containing the nature and various kinds of game ... Part II. Of the ... erecting and management of parks, warrens, &c. of hunting the buck, doe, &c., ... Part III. Of fish and fishing ...

[London] In the Savoy : Printed by Eliz. Nutt, and R. Gosling, (assigns of Edward Sayer esq;) for J. Tonson, and W. Taylor, 1718.
Physical Description:
6 p.l., 152, [4] p. ; 17 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1190
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Signatures: A6B-G12H6.
Dedication signed: Giles Jacob.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 42
BAC: British Art Center copy: Duodecimo. Brown calf; tooled in blind on front and back covers and spine. Title-page. Spine height: 6 5/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Fishing -- Early works to 1800.
Game laws -- Great Britain.
Hunting -- Early works to 1800.

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