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Creator:
Nimrod, 1778-1843, author.
Title(s):

Nimrod's hunting tours : interspersed with characteristic anecdotes, sayings and doings of sporting men : including notices of the principal crack riders of England, with analytical contents and general index of names.

Edition:
A new edition with an introduction by W. Shaw Sparrow and twenty-four illustrations in colour and half-tone after Ben. Marshall, Henry Alken, Wolstenholme, R.B. Davis, Wm. Webb, H.B. Chalon, James Ward, R.A., etc.
Published/Created:
London : John Lane, the Bodley Head Limited, 1926.
Bungay, Suffolk : Printed in Great Britain by Richard Clay & Sons, Ltd., Bungay, Suffolk
Physical Description:
xx, [2], 294 pages, [23] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK285 .A67 1926 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK285 .A67 1926 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Nimrod is the pseudonym of C.J. Apperley.
First published in 1835.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is bound in publisher's original pink cloth.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in gilt-stamped red calf, by Riviere & Son.
Subject Terms:
Fox hunting -- England.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Horsemen and horsewomen -- England.
Hunt riding -- England.
Hunters -- England.
Hunters -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Photomechanical prints -- 1926.
Contributors:
Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784-1851, illustrator.
Chalon, Henry Bernard, 1770-1849, illustrator.
Davis, Richard Barrett, 1782-1854, illustrator.
Marshall, Benjamin, 1767-1835, illustrator.
Ward, James, 1769-1859, illustrator.
Webb, William, 1790-1856, illustrator.
Wolstenholme, Dean, 1798-1882 or 1883, illustrator.
Lane, John, 1854-1925, publisher.
Bodley Head (Firm) publisher.
Richard Clay and Sons, printer.
Sparrow, Walter Shaw, 1862-1940.
Riviere & Son, binder.
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