Rev. Wm. B. Daniel,    Rural Sports,  Four Volumes

Title Page - Vol I

 

List of Plates in Volume II

 

Table of Contents of Volume III

 

One of many engravings.


"Rural Sports," Philanthropic Society, 1812. Four volumes. Leather. With 72 steel plate

engravings. $1295.

 

The full leather bindings are sound---except, on volume one the front cover is becoming separated from the spine for the top two inches.

  

There is no table of contents in Volume I, including 633 pages, mostly about mammal hunting. But, the chapters are as follows:

          Dog: 276 pages

Stag: 20 pages

Forests: 15 pages

Park: 2 pages

Chase: 89 pages, including game laws and a discussion of them

Hare Hunting: 74 pages

Coursing: 50 pages

Hare: 48 pages

Rabbit: 30 pages

Martin: 5 pages

Badger: 7 pages

Otter: 14 pages

 

Volume II 594 pages, mostly fishing. See photo above of List of Illustrations; indicative of contents

 

Volume III 504 pages, plus Index, mostly bird shooting. See photo above of Table of Contents

 

Volume IV Supplement. 742 pages, plus Index. Poems. States of affar in various English counties. Economic outlook for rural sports, etc.



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