Thoughts on American Fox-Hunting. Denison B. Hull. 1958. Limited Edition. Rare Dog Book.
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Thoughts on American Fox-Hunting. By Denison B. Hull, M.F.H., The Fox River Valley Hunt. With illustrations by the Author and a Foreword by A. Henry Higginson, Esq. New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1958. Limited Edition of 1500 copies, this being #728. Original slipcase with color pictorial pastedown, 191p., orange cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, color pictorial frontispiece, 20 b&w photographic illustrations plus numerous pen-and-ink sketches in the text. Something for everyone is this book about fox hunting. The author tells how to behave and what to wear; the meaning of hunting terms; how to choose, school, and ride horses; how hunting is organized; the origin of English and American foxhounds; how to breed, feed, and train a pack;; how to plan stables and kennels; all about farmers' parties, hunter trials, and hunt balls; what books to read; and hot to learn more about fox-hunting. Condition: Slipcase has circular stain on front, and some light rubbed on front, back, and edges. Otherwise sound. Gift-inscribed on front fixed endpaper, otherwise Near Fine.
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