Frank Forester's Field Sports. Henry William Herbert.
Frank Forester's Field Sports
Frank Forester's Field Sports
Frank Forester's Field Sports
Frank Forester's Field Sports

Frank Forester's Field Sports

W.A. Townsend & Adams, 1868. Hardcover. Frank Forester was the pen name of author Henry William Herbert. This edition is a revised edition, "containing numerous corrections and additions, with illustrations from nature, and a brief memoir of the author." Two volume set. 8 ½" x 6 ½". Green cloth boards with gilt decoration to front covers and gilt titles and illustration to spine. Vol. I: Frontispiece with tissue guard, full-title, copyright, dedication, list of illustrations, [vii]-viii contents, [ix]-x advertisement, [xi]-xlvi memoirs of Henry William Herbert, [11]-366pp. Vol II: Frontispiece with tissue guard, full-title, copyright, list of illustrations, [v]-vi contents, [7]-383pp. Condition: Cloth worn and torn at corners, 1 ½" tear to cloth at head of Vol. I front hinge. Heads and tails of both spines worn. Some notes, photos, and clippings about Frank Forester glued into the front endpapers by a previous owner who seems to have been passionate about the subject. Text is clean and unmarked. Illustrations are beautifully clean with tissue guards intact. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #2014-U1004

Price: $250.00

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