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Dale, T. F. (Thomas Francis), 1858-1923, author.

Fox-hunting in the shires / by T.F. Dale, M.A. ... ; illustrated from photographs by R. B. Lodge and others.

London : Grant Richards, 48 Leicester Square, 1903.
Edinburgh ; London : Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co.
Physical Description:
xvii, [1], 334 pages, xv leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK285 .D35 1903
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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The series "The hunting library" is edited by F.G. Aflalo, F.R.G.S.
Printer's statement from foot of page 334.
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BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original red cloth; black lettering and horns stamped in black on front cover, gold lettering and horns on spine.
Subject Terms:
Fox hunting.
Hunting -- Great Britain.
Photomechanical prints -- 1903.
Aflalo, Frederick G. (Frederick George), 1870-1918, editor.
Ballantyne, Hanson and Co., printer.
Lodge, R. B. (Reginald B.), photographer.
Richards, Grant, 1872-1948, publisher.

  • Introduction
  • I. Fox-hunting in the shires
  • II. A week at Melton
  • III. A week at Market Harborough
  • IV. Rugby, Leicester, Northampton and Grantham
  • V. The hunts and their history
  • VI. Riding over the shires, I. Precept
  • VII. Riding over the shires, II. Example
  • VIII. A week at Oakham and a glimpse of Stamford
  • IX. The horse for the grass countries
  • X. The horse for the grass countries (contd.)
  • XI. Sport in the shires
  • XII. Ladies in the shires
  • XIII. Dress and equipment
  • XIV. Expenses
  • XV. The prospects of hunting in grass countries
  • XVI. Principal fixtures within ten miles of the chief hunting centres
  • Index.

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