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Smith, Harry Worcester, 1865–1945

A sporting family of the old South, by Harry Worcester Smith, with which is included Reminiscences of an old sportsman, by Frederick Gustavus Skinner.

Albany, N.Y. : J.B. Lyon company, 1936.
Physical Description:
xvii, 477 p. front., plates, ports., facsims. 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2015
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"Acknowledgments" : p. xvii.
Illustrated lining-papers; descriptive text on verso of front lining-paper and two plates; one plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive text.
Added t.-p.: A sporting family of the old South; the story of five generations of sportsmen, starting with John Stuart Skinner, 1788, and ending with his great-great grandson, 1936; John Stuart Skinner ... Frederick Gustavus Skinner ... Frederick Stuart Green ... Francis Thornton Greene ... by Harry Worcester Smith ... Included in this volume are the Reminiscences of an old sportsman and other articles by Frederick Gustavus Skinner; published for private subscription.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 442
BAC: British Art Center copy: Calico-texture red cloth; gold lettering on front cover and spine, blind stamped on front and back covers, pictorial stamping on spine. Half-title, frontispiece, title-page, 48 plates of halftone-photoengravings, 11 plates of line-photoengravings, 1 plate of typeset matter, 1 line-photoengraving in text, 3 of the plates of halftone-photoengravings are printed on both sides, two with typeset matter and 1 with an illustration. (There are four paragraphs of typeset matter on the verso of the front free endpaper.) Inscribed by the author to George Burrell of Millwood. Spine height: 9 5/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Greene, Francis Thornton.
Greene, Frederick Stuart, 1870-1939.
Skinner family.
Skinner, Frederick Gustavus, 1814-1894.
Skinner, John Stuart, 1788-1851.
Skinner, Frederick Gustavus, 1814-1894.

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