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Creator:
Osbaldeston, George, 1786-1866.
Title(s):

Squire Osbaldeston: his autobiography; edited, with commentary, by E.D. Cuming, introduction by Sir Theodore Cook; with sixteen illustrations in colour, and seventy-five in black and white, and a map.

Published/Created:
London, John Lane; [1926]
New York, C. Scribner's sons [1926]
Physical Description:
lv p., 1 l., 260 p. col. front., plates (part col.) ports. (part col.) fold. map, facsims. 30 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
SK285 O73 (LC)+ Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1651
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1652
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
"First published in March, 1926. Reprinted April 1926."
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 346
MUDD,ZETA Uzn62 +926p: Number 45 of an edition of 100 copies, with 13 extra illustrations.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Rare book copy. Sporting 1651. Edited by E.D. Cuming. Original linen-texture dark blue quarter cloth, and original blue and white marbled board covers; white paper label with black and red lettering on spine, top edge gilt, untrimmed. Half-title, frontispiece, title-page, 16 plates of color halftone-photoengravings, 40 plates of halftone-photoengravings, 8 plates of halftone-photoengravings on pale yellow background, 1 plate of a photolithograph (map), newspaper clippings inside front cover. This issue has 13 extra illustrations on 11 of the plates. Most of the plates of monochrome halftone-photoengravings are printed on both sides. Number 96 of 100 copies on hand-made paper. Spine height: 11 7/8 inches.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Rare book copy. Sporting 1652. Edited by E.D. Cuming. Tan cloth; brown lettering on front cover and spine, brown knight on spine, top edge blue, untrimmed. Half-title, frontispiece, title-page, 16 plates of color halftone-photoengravings, 40 plates of halftone-photoengravings, 8 plates of halftone-photoengravings on pale yellow background, 1 plate of a photolithograph (map). Regular edition. Spine height: 11 3/4 inches.
Subject Terms:
Fox hunting.
Horse racing -- Great Britain.
Sports -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Cuming, E. D. (Edward William Dirom), 1862-1941.
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