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Bodkin, Thomas.
The noble science : John Leech in the hunting field, etc. / by Thomas Bodkin ; with an introduction by Sir Alfred Munnings.
London : Collins, c1948.
Physical Description:
31 p. : ill. ; 27 x 39 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 73
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Reproductions of famous hunting prints by John Leech.
"Colour plates printed photogravure by Bemrose and Sons Ltd. in Derby"--Verso of title page.
Text printed in two columns.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original black cloth; with dust jacket.
John Leech : 1817-1864 -- "Don't move there! We shall clear you!" -- No consequence -- Our friend Tom Noddy has a date with the Brookside Harriers -- A friendly mount -- The noble science -- A frolic home after a blank day -- Where there's a will, there's a way -- "Hold hard, Master George ..." -- Master Reginald -- A capital finish -- Gone away -- "Come hup! I say-You ugly brute!" -- One of multum in Parvo's "going" days -- The old foxhunter.
Subject Terms:
Bemrose and Sons Ltd. -- Printer.
Collins -- Publisher.
Hunting in art.
Leech, John, 1817-1864.
Sporting prints.
Photomechanical prints -- 1948.
Munnings, Alfred J. (Alfred James), Sir, 1878-1959.
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