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Clarke, Charles, 1815?-1870

Crumbs from a sportsman's table / by Charles Clarke ; author of "Charlie Thornhill," and "Which is the winner," etc. etc. ; in two volumes.

London : Chapman and Hall, 193, Piccadilly, 1865.
London : Bradbury and Evans, Printers, Whitefriars
Physical Description:
2 volumes ; 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4453.C44 C78 1865
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printer's statement from title page verso.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped red cloth.
Short stories and essays, some of which are reprinted from various periodicals.
Subject Terms:
Sports stories.
Chapman and Hall, publisher.
Bradbury & Evans, printer.

  • Part I. Cover-side sketches: My Uncle Scribble
  • Our county member
  • A popular man
  • Parson Heathfield
  • How Captain Guernsey and Mr. Bayard, and some few others, go to hounds
  • The gentleman dealer, or Dick Crupperton's idea of seeing a good thing
  • The professional dealer
  • John Barleycorn and his friends
  • Of Funkers and their habits
  • Pip Lodge, and our friends from the metropolis
  • The mysterious stranger
  • Reminiscences of the spa
  • Of ladies and their habits
  • Part II. Road-side scrapings at home and abroad: Life of a hunter, an autobiography.

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