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Title:
Ladies in the field : sketches of sport / edited by the Lady Greville.
Published/Created:
New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1894.
Edinburgh : Colston and Company, printers
Physical Description:
v, [3], 287, [1] pages ; 20 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV709 .L34 1894
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Printer's statement from foot of page 287.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 255
"New publications."--Page [288].
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original green cloth, stamped in gold and silver. Armorial bookplate: Walter Jennings. Inscribed: "To Mrs. Walter Jennings, from F.C.S. 12/97. Hoping she will continue to encourage sport by her [illegible] & sympathy."
Contents:
Riding in Ireland and India / by the Lady Greville -- Hunting in the Shires -- Horses and their riders / by the Duchess of New Castle -- The wife of M. F. H. / by Mrs. Chaworth Musters -- Fox hunting -- Team and tandem driving / by Miss Rosie Anstruther Thompson -- Tigers I have shot / by Mrs. C. Martelli -- Rifle shooting / by Miss Leale -- Deer-stalking and deer-driving / by Diane Chasseresse -- Covert shooting / by Lady Boynton -- A kangaroo hunt / by Mrs. Jenkins -- Cycling / by Mrs. E.R. Penell -- Punting, by Miss Sybil Salaman.
Subject Terms:
Jennings, Walter -- Bookplate.
Sports for women.
Sports.
Form/Genre:
Publishers advertisements.
Contributors:
Greville, Violet, Lady, 1842-1932, editor.
D. Appleton and Company, publisher.
Colston and Company, printer.
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