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Vyner, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1804–1879
Notitia venatica : a treatise on fox-hunting. Embracing the general management of hounds and the diseases of dogs ...
A new ed. / revised, corrected, and enlarged ; by Robert T. Vyner ...
London : Published by Rudolph Ackermann, at his Eclipse sporting gallery, 101, Regent-street, 1847.
Physical Description:
iv p., 2 l., [vii]-ix p., 1 l., 172 p. : col. front. (port.) illus., 8 col. pl., plan. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2352
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 179
BEIN Uzn62 847v: Ackermann's advertisements: 8 p. at end, and 2 l. pasted inside front and back covers. Original red cloth, gilt.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Octavo. Original straight-grain morocco-grain red cloth; blind stamped on front and back covers; gold lettering on front cover, gold lettering and gold hunting design on spine, pictorial stamping on front and back covers. Untrimmed. Publisher's binding was cased by Remnant & Edmonds, London, whose binder's label is pasted on back pastedown endpaper. Frontispiece, title-page, errata note, 8 plates of two-tone lithographs, 1 plate of an engraving, 1 plate of an wood-engraving, 3 wood-engravings in text, publisher's ads. Pasted to front and back pastedown endpapers are slips with printed publisher's ads. Spine height: 9 5/8 inches.
Most of the plates are by Henry Alken.
Subject Terms:
Dogs -- Diseases.
Dogs -- Pedigrees.
Fox hunting.
Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784-1851.

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